Slashdot Items Tagged "amazon"

Date / Time Story
Monday June 18, 2018 @01:57PM Amazon Shareholders To Jeff Bezos: Stop Marketing Facial Recognition Tool
Friday June 15, 2018 @07:47PM Inside the Private Event Where Microsoft, Google, Salesforce and Other Rivals Share Security Secrets
Friday June 15, 2018 @02:44PM Some Prominent Tech Companies Are Paying Big Money To Kill a California Privacy Initiative
Tuesday June 12, 2018 @07:15PM Seattle Repeals Tax That Upset Amazon
Monday June 11, 2018 @01:29PM Amazon Slammed for Destroying As-New and Returned Goods
Sunday June 03, 2018 @07:55PM American Tech Giants Are Making Life Tough For Startups
Sunday June 03, 2018 @01:30AM Judge Rules Amazon Isn't Liable For Damages Caused By a Hoverboard It Sold
Friday June 01, 2018 @07:47AM Facebook, Amazon, and Hundreds of Companies Post Targeted Job Ads That Screen Out Older Workers
Thursday May 31, 2018 @01:28AM Microsoft Is Now More Valuable Than Alphabet
Saturday May 26, 2018 @01:54AM Amazon Explains Why Alexa Recorded And Emailed A Private Conversation
Friday May 25, 2018 @05:04PM Google Zooms By Amazon In Smart Speaker Shipments, Report Says
Thursday May 24, 2018 @12:33PM Woman Says Alexa Device Recorded Her Private Conversation and Sent It To Random Contact; Amazon Confirms the Incident
Tuesday May 22, 2018 @04:38PM Amazon Is Banning People For Making Too Many Returns
Tuesday May 22, 2018 @10:39AM Amazon Pushes Facial Recognition to Police, Prompting Outcry Over Surveillance
Monday May 21, 2018 @03:29PM Amazon's New Marketplace Appstore Connects Sellers To Software
Sunday May 20, 2018 @03:49PM Amazon Offers Whole Foods Discounts To Prime Members
Friday May 18, 2018 @09:04PM FM Radio Faces UK Government Switch-Off As Digital Listening Passes 50 Percent Milestone
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @05:32PM Amazon Threatens To Move Jobs Out of Seattle Over New Tax
Thursday May 10, 2018 @01:57PM Siri, Alexa, and Google Assistant Can Be Controlled By Inaudible Commands
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @06:06PM A Smart Doorbell Company Is Working With Cops To Report 'Suspicious' People, Activities
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @11:12AM Mozilla To Amazon: Show Us How You're Protecting Kids' Data
Saturday May 05, 2018 @06:32PM If Fortnite Were a Website, It Would Rival Reddit and Amazon
Thursday May 03, 2018 @06:12PM Amazon Offers Retailers Discounts To Adopt Payment System
Tuesday May 01, 2018 @04:35PM Amazon Tells Signal's Creators To Stop Using Anti-Censorship Tool
Monday April 30, 2018 @06:43PM Amazon Web Services Starts Blocking Domain-Fronting
Friday April 27, 2018 @04:51PM Google Assistant Is Smarter Than Alexa, Study Finds
Friday April 27, 2018 @01:10AM PSA: Amazon Will Increase Price of Prime To $119
Thursday April 26, 2018 @03:28PM Jeff Bezos Says He Liquidates a $1 Billion of Amazon Stock Every Year To Pay For His Rocket Company Blue Origin
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @06:35PM Amazon Will Now Deliver Packages To the Trunk of Your Car
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @02:26PM Researchers Hacked Amazon's Alexa To Spy On Users, Again
Tuesday April 24, 2018 @03:15PM Suspicious Event Hijacks Amazon Traffic For 2 hours, Steals Cryptocurrency
Monday April 23, 2018 @04:19PM Netflix, Amazon, and Major Studios Try To Shut Down $20-Per-Month TV Service
Monday April 23, 2018 @12:09PM Amazon Has a Top-Secret Plan to Build Home Robots
Thursday April 19, 2018 @04:27PM New Alexa Blueprints Let Users Make Custom Skills Without Knowing Any Code
Thursday April 19, 2018 @12:35AM Jeff Bezos Reveals That Amazon Has Over 100 Million Prime Subscribers
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @04:26PM Amazon Employee Explains the Poor Working Conditions of An Amazon Warehouse
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @09:59AM Amazon and Best Buy Team Up To Sell Smart TVs
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @05:04PM Amazon Shelves Plan To Sell Prescription Drugs
Monday April 16, 2018 @08:54PM Supreme Court Set To Hear Landmark Online Sales Tax Case
Friday April 13, 2018 @01:47AM Trump Orders Audit of Postal Service After Suggesting Amazon Is To Blame For Their Troubles
Thursday April 12, 2018 @04:33PM Uber's 2016 Breach Affected More Than 20 Million US Users
Monday April 09, 2018 @02:19PM Amazon Spent Close To $23B on R&D in 2017, Outpacing Fellow Tech Giants
Sunday April 01, 2018 @12:01PM Our Devices May Listen More Attentively, Patents Filed By Google and Amazon Suggest
Friday March 30, 2018 @02:15PM Amazon's Music Storage Service Will Remove MP3 Files on April 30
Thursday March 29, 2018 @11:59AM President Trump Slams Amazon For 'Causing Tremendous Loss To the United States'
Thursday March 29, 2018 @10:39AM Amazon is Burying Sexy Books, Sending Erotic Novel Authors to the 'No-Rank Dungeon'
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @06:48PM Amazon Takes Fresh Stab At $16 Billion Housekeeping Industry
Monday March 26, 2018 @03:57AM Amazon Plans Blockbuster TV Series Based On Chinese Sci-Fi Trilogy 'The Three-Body Problem'
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @04:47PM Amazon Passes Alphabet To Become the World's Second Most Valuable Company
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @04:21PM Amazon Considers Buying Some Toys R Us Stores
Saturday March 17, 2018 @12:00AM Amazon Alexa's 'Brief Mode' Makes the Digital Assistant Way Less Chatty
Friday March 16, 2018 @02:10PM Amazon Is Hiring More Developers For Alexa Than Google Is Hiring For Everything
Friday March 16, 2018 @12:21PM Yet Again, Google Tricked Into Serving Scam Amazon Ads
Thursday March 15, 2018 @04:46PM Walmart Whistleblower Claims Cheating In Race With Amazon
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @05:06PM Jewelry Site Leaks Personal Details, Plaintext Passwords of 1.3 Million Users
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:21PM How Amazon Became Corporate America's Nightmare
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @01:32PM Siri Team Didn't Learn About HomePod Until 2015, After Amazon Echo Debuted
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @04:16PM Amazon Recalls 260,000 Portable Power Banks For Fire Hazard
Monday March 12, 2018 @10:39AM Amazon's Alexa Is Coming To an Office Near You
Friday March 09, 2018 @04:04PM China's Alibaba is Investing Huge Sums in AI Research and Resources -- and It Is Building Tools To Challenge Google and Amazon
Thursday March 08, 2018 @01:48AM Amazon Launches a Low-Cost Version of Prime For Medicaid Recipients
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @03:22PM Amazon Admits Its AI Alexa is Creepily Laughing at People
Monday March 05, 2018 @07:57PM Europe Plans Special Tax For Google, Apple, Facebook, and Amazon
Sunday March 04, 2018 @12:03AM Amazon Will Soon Stop Selling Google's 'Nest' Smart Home Products
Saturday March 03, 2018 @11:52PM Amazon's Jeff Bezos Called Out On Counterfeit Products Problem
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @06:53PM Amazon Buys Smart Doorbell Maker Ring For a Reported $1 Billion
Monday February 26, 2018 @04:15PM Apple Confirms It Uses Google's Cloud For iCloud Services
Thursday February 22, 2018 @06:48PM The Los Angeles Times Website Is Unintentionally Serving a Cryptocurrency Mining Script
Thursday February 22, 2018 @12:39PM Amazon May Open Up To Six More Automated Stores This Year
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @06:46PM Amazon Is Developing a TV Series Based On Iain M. Banks' Sci-Fi Novel 'Consider Phlebas'
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @05:15PM Slashdot Asks: Which Smart Speaker Do You Prefer?
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @04:35PM Jeff Bezos Shares Video of 10,000-Year Clock Project
Monday February 19, 2018 @04:46PM How UPS Delivers Faster Using $8 Headphones and Code That Decides When Dirty Trucks Get Cleaned
Thursday February 15, 2018 @05:41PM 119,000 Passports, Photo IDs of FedEx Customers Found On Unsecured Amazon Server
Monday February 12, 2018 @07:26PM Amazon Is Designing Custom AI Chips For Alexa
Monday February 12, 2018 @06:09PM Amazon Is Cutting Hundreds of Corporate Jobs
Friday February 09, 2018 @05:23PM Amazon To Take On UPS, FedEx Via 'Shipping With Amazon'
Friday February 02, 2018 @03:57PM Why Alexa Won't Light Up During Amazon's Super Bowl Ad
Thursday February 01, 2018 @05:27PM Amazon Patents Wristbands Designed To Track and Steer Employees' Movements
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @05:59PM Amazon's Push Into Healthcare Just Cost the Industry $30 Billion In Market Cap
Monday January 29, 2018 @05:30PM Inside Amazon's Mini Rainforest Work Space Spheres
Friday January 26, 2018 @12:48PM Breaking Up Amazon, Google, Apple, and Facebook Could Save Capitalism, NYU Professor Says
Thursday January 25, 2018 @10:43AM Apple's Getting Back Into the E-Books Fight Against Amazon
Monday January 22, 2018 @07:36PM Google Just Broke Amazon's Workaround For YouTube On Fire TV
Sunday January 21, 2018 @04:20PM Amazon Opens 'Surveillance-Powered, No-Checkout Convenience Store'
Friday January 19, 2018 @05:59PM How To Tame the Tech Titans
Friday January 19, 2018 @11:11AM Amazon is Raising the Price of Prime Monthly Memberships by Nearly 20 Percent
Thursday January 18, 2018 @06:17PM Amazon Picks 20 Finalists For 'HQ2' Second Headquarters Location
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @06:57PM Amazon Won't Say If It Hands Your Echo Data To the Government
Monday January 08, 2018 @08:13AM Alexa is Coming To Windows 10 PCs From HP, ASUS and Others
Sunday January 07, 2018 @01:01PM Google Sold 6.75 Million 'Google Home' Devices In the Last 80 Days
Friday January 05, 2018 @03:00PM Leading Lobbying Group for Amazon, Facebook, Google and Other Tech Giants is Joining the Legal Battle To Restore Net Neutrality
Friday January 05, 2018 @11:53AM Amazon Alexa is Coming To Headphones, Smart Watches, Bathrooms and More
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @06:09PM Yes, Your Amazon Echo Is an Ad Machine
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @02:46PM Amazon's YouTube Workaround on Fire TV Works Just Fine
Saturday December 30, 2017 @08:28PM Tech Bros Bought Sex Trafficking Victims Using Amazon and Microsoft Work Emails
Saturday December 30, 2017 @03:34PM Germany Orders Amazon To Stop Taking Advantage of People Who Can't Spell 'Birkenstock'
Friday December 29, 2017 @04:36PM Trump Wants Postal Service To Charge 'Much More' For Amazon Shipments
Thursday December 28, 2017 @02:51PM Amazon's YouTube App on Fire TV Stops Working Ahead of Schedule
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @12:49PM What Amazon's Alexa Economy Pays the People Building Its Skills
Friday December 22, 2017 @05:26PM Amazon Acquires Connected Camera and Doorbell Startup 'Blink'
Thursday December 21, 2017 @10:31PM Firefox Is Now Available On Amazon's Fire TV, Bringing YouTube Access With It
Thursday December 21, 2017 @05:04PM Amazon Files For 'AmazonTube' and 'OpenTube' Trademarks As Fight With YouTube Gets Pettier
Thursday December 21, 2017 @11:33AM Amazon Music Ending Cloud MP3 Storage, Streaming Option
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @07:10PM Amazon Tries To Figure Out the Packaging Box Problem It Created
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @06:54PM Walmart Is Planning a Store Without Cashiers
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @07:59PM Cloud-Based Repository Leak Exposes 123 Million American Households
Thursday December 14, 2017 @04:29PM Amazon Will Resume Selling Apple TV, Google's Chromecast
Thursday December 14, 2017 @08:22AM Disney Makes Deal for 21st Century Fox, Reshaping Entertainment Landscape
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @11:21AM Why Google and Amazon Are Hypocrites
Sunday December 10, 2017 @04:12PM Exhausted Amazon Drivers Are Working 11-Hour Shifts For Less Than Minimum Wage
Saturday December 09, 2017 @12:14AM Reporter Regrets Letting Amazon's Delivery People Into His House
Friday December 08, 2017 @12:37PM Amazon Bringing Echo and Alexa To 80 Additional Countries in Major Global Expansion
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @05:58PM Ask Slashdot: How Do I Explain Copyright To My Kids?
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @07:48AM Amazon Prime Video App Launches on Apple TV
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @03:53PM Google Is Pulling YouTube Off the Fire TV and Echo Show as Feud With Amazon Grows
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @11:41AM Gizmodo: Don't Buy Anyone an Amazon Echo Speaker
Monday December 04, 2017 @06:59PM Amazon Finally Launches In Australia
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @02:13PM Amazon Launches Web Browser For Fire TV
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @09:19PM Amazon Will Let Alexa Developers Use Voice Recognition To Personalize Apps
Sunday November 26, 2017 @08:04PM Amazon: Heat From Data Centers Will Be Used as a Furnace
Friday November 24, 2017 @07:37PM Amazon's Jeff Bezos Surpasses $100 Billion Net Worth
Thursday November 23, 2017 @10:47AM Workers at Amazon's Main Italian Site To Hold First Strike on Black Friday
Monday November 20, 2017 @04:03PM Amazon Launches a Cloud Service For US Intelligence Agencies
Sunday November 19, 2017 @02:26PM Cringely: Amazon Is Starting To Act Like 'Bad Microsoft'
Friday November 17, 2017 @05:56PM Massive US Military Social Media Spying Archive Left Wide Open In AWS S3 Buckets
Thursday November 16, 2017 @08:37PM Bluetooth Hack Affects 20 Million Amazon Echo, Google Home Devices
Thursday November 16, 2017 @02:25PM Amazon Key Flaw Could Let Rogue Deliverymen Disable Your Camera
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @05:58PM Walmart Is Raising Prices Online To Increase In-Store Traffic
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @03:10PM Amazon Is Cutting Prices at Whole Foods Again
Monday November 13, 2017 @05:05PM Amazon Is Making a 'Lord of the Rings' Prequel Series
Monday November 13, 2017 @12:04PM Amazon Developing a Free, Ad-Supported Version of Prime Video: Report
Thursday November 09, 2017 @04:59PM Monopoly Critics Decry 'Amazon Amendment'
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @08:32PM America's 'Retail Apocalypse' Is Really Just Beginning
Monday November 06, 2017 @02:11PM Most Amazon Prime Subscribers Say They Don't Want To Buy the Amazon Key That Lets Delivery People Into Their Homes
Monday November 06, 2017 @01:32PM Amazon Discounts Other Sellers' Products as Retail Competition Stiffens
Monday November 06, 2017 @11:29AM Amazon (and Netflix) Pursue a 'Lord of The Rings' TV Series
Saturday November 04, 2017 @07:48PM Jeff Bezos Just Sold $1.1 Billion in Amazon Stock
Friday October 27, 2017 @09:22PM Bill Gates Is No Longer The World's Richest Person After Amazon Stock Surge
Friday October 27, 2017 @06:52AM Amazon Tops 540K Employees After Swallowing Whole Foods in $13.7B Deal
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @02:13PM Amazon Key Puts Deliveries -- And Delivery People -- In Your Home
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @06:05PM Oracle, Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook Blow Even More Cash on Lobbying
Saturday October 21, 2017 @05:06PM Amazon Patents Drones That Recharge Electric Vehicles
Saturday October 21, 2017 @02:32AM NYT Op-Ed Argues Amazon 'Took Seattle's Soul'
Thursday October 19, 2017 @07:19PM Blue Origin Successfully Test Fires Game-Changing BE-4 Rocket Engine
Thursday October 19, 2017 @04:48PM Amazon Spends $350K On Seattle Mayor's Race
Thursday October 19, 2017 @01:30PM Amazon Battles Google for Renewable Energy Crown
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @07:13PM Amazon E-Book Buyers Receive Payment From Antitrust Lawsuit Settlement
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @10:43AM Amazon's Next Big Bet is Letting You Communicate Without a Smartphone, Says Alexa's Chief Scientist
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @04:51PM Netflix, Amazon, Movie Studios Sue Over TickBox Streaming Device
Monday October 16, 2017 @10:46AM Voice Assistants Will Be Difficult To Fire
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:15PM Amazon Finally Makes a Waterproof Kindle
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @04:43PM Amazon Is Reportedly Building a Doorbell That Lets Drivers Into Your House
Sunday October 08, 2017 @12:36PM Is Amazon Lowering The Global Rate of Inflation?
Friday October 06, 2017 @03:49PM Amazon Is Headed For the Prescription-Drug Market, Analysts Say
Thursday October 05, 2017 @07:01PM Amazon Is Testing Its Own Delivery Service To Rival FedEx, UPS
Thursday October 05, 2017 @03:55PM Another Thing Amazon Is Disrupting: Business-School Recruiting
Sunday October 01, 2017 @01:00PM Meet The Next Major Operating System: Amazon's Alexa
Thursday September 28, 2017 @06:10PM Amazon's Echo Spot Is a Sneaky Way To Get a Camera Into Your Bedroom
Thursday September 28, 2017 @03:44PM 'Amazon Effect' Hits Retailers Around the Globe
Thursday September 28, 2017 @10:26AM 5,000 People Are Working On Amazon's Digital Assistant Alexa
Monday September 25, 2017 @02:25PM Amazon Slashes Prices on 4K Content in Response To Apple TV 4K's Launch
Saturday September 23, 2017 @05:43PM Amazon Starts Charging For Cloud Computing Resources By the Second
Friday September 22, 2017 @08:57PM Inside Amazon's Warehouses: Thousands of Senior Citizens and the Occasional Robot Mishap
Friday September 22, 2017 @01:53PM Anatomy of a Moral Panic: Reports About Amazon Suggesting 'Bomb-Making Items' Were Highly Misleading
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:58PM Amazon Customers Can Now Return Things For Free At Kohl's Or Whole Foods
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:11PM Amazon Is Reportedly Working On Alexa-Enabled Smart Glasses
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @11:21AM Oracle's Larry Ellison Pokes Amazon Again With New Cloud Pricing Plan
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @11:06AM Amazon 'Reviewing' Its Website After It Suggested Bomb-Making Items
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @01:52PM Cities Are Competing to Give Amazon the 'Mother of All Civic Giveaways'
Friday September 15, 2017 @02:45PM South Park's Season Premier Sets Off Everyone's Amazon Echo
Monday September 11, 2017 @06:31PM Amazon's Whole Foods Price Cuts Brought 25 Percent Jump In Shoppers
Sunday September 10, 2017 @11:02PM As Robots Move Into Amazon's Warehouses, What's Happening To Its Human Workers?
Sunday September 10, 2017 @01:23AM Four EU Countries Seek Higher Taxes On Google and Amazon
Thursday September 07, 2017 @02:22PM Amazon Was Tricked By a Fake Law Firm Into Removing a Popular Product, Costing the Seller $200,000
Thursday September 07, 2017 @12:34PM Amazon Tries To Snuff Out a Bunch of Kindle Publishing Scams
Sunday September 03, 2017 @01:25AM Thousands of Job Applicants Citing Top Secret US Government Work Exposed In Amazon Server Data Breach
Thursday August 31, 2017 @04:45PM Amazon Sold Eclipse Glasses That Cause 'Permanent Blindness,' Alleges Lawsuit
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @10:02AM Amazon's Alexa and Microsoft's Cortana Are Going To Work Together
Monday August 28, 2017 @10:50AM Amazon Just Made Shopping at Whole Foods Cheaper
Friday August 25, 2017 @08:13PM Amazon Tests Two-Hour Booze Delivery In 12 US Cities
Thursday August 24, 2017 @05:00PM A User Archived Nearly 2 Million Gigabytes of Porn to Test Amazon's 'Unlimited' Cloud Storage
Thursday August 24, 2017 @03:59PM Amazon To Complete $13.7B Whole Foods Deal Monday, Promises Lower Prices and Prime Integration
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @06:07PM Roku Is the Top Streaming Device In the US and Still Growing, Report Finds
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:01PM FTC Approves Amazon's Acquisition of Whole Foods
Friday August 18, 2017 @03:56PM E-Commerce To Evolve Next Month As Amazon Loses the 1-Click Patent
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @04:19PM Essential Phone Will Ship Next Week, Shortly After Breaking $1 Billion Valuation
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @12:40PM Amazon Will Pay Developers With the Most Engaging Alexa Skills
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @10:34AM Trump Accuses Amazon of Hurting 'Tax Paying Retailers'
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @05:07PM Amazon Adds 'Instant Pickup Points' In US Brick-And-Mortar Push
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @03:55PM Amazon Is Seeking $16 Billion Bond Sale For Whole Foods
Sunday August 13, 2017 @06:39PM Some Retailers Criticize Amazon's Recall of Eclipse Glasses
Friday August 11, 2017 @04:40PM Military Tech Could Be Amazon's Secret To Cheap, Non-Refrigerated Food
Thursday August 10, 2017 @06:43PM Why Amazon's UK Tax Bill Has Dropped 50%
Thursday August 10, 2017 @04:16PM Watch Out Ticketmaster: Amazon In Talks To Offer Event Ticketing In US
Monday August 07, 2017 @12:04PM Amazon Owns a Whole Collection of Secret Brands
Friday August 04, 2017 @06:12PM BLU Claims Innocence, Gets Phones Reinstated On Amazon
Thursday August 03, 2017 @10:53AM Thousands Show Up For Jobs at Amazon Warehouses in US Cities
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @01:20PM Amazon's New Refunds Policy Will 'Crush' Small Businesses, Outraged Sellers Say
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @09:46AM Joining Apple, Amazon's China Cloud Service Bows To Censors