Storytelling community Wattpad launches Paid...
Online storytelling community Wattpad, also now a content feeder for streaming services and other media companies, is...
Amazon expands Transparency anti-counterfeit...
Amazon is no stranger to the nefarious forces of e-commerce: fake reviews, counterfeit goods and scams have all reared...
Climate change, AI and ethical leadership in...
“I just want to be proud of the company that I work for,” Maren Costa told me recently. Costa is a...
Amazon Alexa team uses machine learning to better...
Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant faces a massive challenge: Operating not only as a multi-lingual product, but also...
Amazon finally supports Traditional Chinese books...
A long-awaited service for readers in Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau and some other overseas Chinese communities have finally...
Amazon’s ‘Alexa Blueprints’ can now be...
Last year, Amazon introduced Alexa Blueprints, a way for an Alexa device owner to create their own customized...
AMI defends ‘good faith negotiations’ with...
It’s the morning after the night before for AMI. And what a night it was. The company is officially in...
Amazon has paused sales of its Echo Wall Clock...
Amazon launched an Echo Wall Clock before the end of the last year but, less than a month later, things...
Is your time worth more than $0.30 an hour?
Most of us believe our time is extremely valuable, certainly worth more than thirty cents. But then you read about...
Lawmakers say Amazon’s facial recognition...
Amazon has “failed to provide sufficient answers” about its controversial facial recognition software,...
This 3D printer squirts out wet paper pulp
Like a kid shooting spitballs, designer Beer Holthuis has figured out that sopping wet paper is the best material for...
Alexa is reported down across Europe
Reports are coming in that Amazon’s Alexa service is down in parts of UK, Spain, Germany and Austria. According...
Jeff Bezos launches $2 billion fund to finance...
In a tweet this morning, Amazon founder (and the world’s richest man) Jeff Bezos announced that he and his wife...
Amazon will finish its nationwide rollout of...
By the middle of this week, all Amazon Prime members will have access to discounts at Whole Foods Market stores across...
Po.et launches lab for developers to build apps...
Po.et is an open source, not-for-profit publishing network built on the blockchain with the broad ambition of changing...
Cleveland offered $120 million in freebies lure...
A Cleveland.com article detailed the lengths the small midwestern city would go to lure Amazon’s in 50,000-person...
Amazon’s next conquest will be apparel
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