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Amazon gives to green companies, while greenwashing remains a common issue

A bold new program by Amazon called the Climate Pledge Fund is getting media attention today, as technology writers report on an initial $2 billion...
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Amazon’s labor practices under scrutiny again

A new bill signed by California Governor Gavin Newsom highlights pushback against some of the alleged workplace practices at Amazon that have drawn criticism...
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New Alexa will monitor sleep with subtlety

How about having Alexa watch you sleep?   If you have “all the feels” about this, you’re not alone: consumer advocates are looking with a critical...

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New Amazon cashierless store pioneers “Just Walk Out”

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In under a week, a Bellevue, Washington Amazon Fresh store will be bustling with shoppers who don't have to do anything to pay as...

Amazon reviews practices under fire

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There's a new type of shadow market operating in the wings of Amazon's mammoth e-commerce kingdom, and to a lot of people, it looks...

Union issue heats up for Amazon in Alabama

It turns out that America's biggest tech behemoths can't outright stop union elections – but they can put their fingers on the scale in...

Amazon acts first against New York AG

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In an unusual new case of legal conflict between private enterprise and a state government office, the private sector challenger seems to have the...

Jeff Bezos to step down as Amazon’s CEO after 26 years

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Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) has come to dominate the world of online commerce. More than 26 years after it was first founded, the company has...

Amazon to face potential antitrust lawsuits in Europe

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Big tech companies have been facing increased regulatory pressure from lawmakers around the world. One example is Google (NASDAQ: GOOG), which has already received...

Amazon Fresh Grocery re-imagines contactless food shop

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In these days of coronavirus disruption, as contactless shopping becomes a tremendous value for so many consumers, it looks like Amazon is trading on...

Amazon to allocate $2 billion to fighting climate change

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This just in – Amazon is poised to dole out quite a bit of money to help address climate change.   Reuters reports the $2 billion...

Jeff Bezos to testify in U.S. antitrust probe on tech giants

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If you've been following the news, you'll know that while Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) has been doing quite well in terms of sales, regulatory scrutiny...