Amazon opens pop-up fashion shop in central London

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Amazon Baker Street store will sell own-label items and other brands during week-long trial The products on sale at Amazon’s pop-up store will change every two days. Photograph: Amazon Amazon has opened its first British fashion store, in the form of a central London Läs mer…

Tech firms make millions from Trump's anti-immigrant agenda, report finds

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US immigration Amazon, Palantir and Microsoft provide tools that aid surveillance, detention and deportation, according to report US Border Patrol agents take a family into custody near McAllen, Texas. Photograph: John Moore/Getty Images Siliicon Valley technology corporations including Amazon, Palantir and Microsoft make millions Läs mer…

After gloom over Nasdaq losses, tech investors hope for a ray of sunshine

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Observer business agenda Technology sector After gloom over Nasdaq losses, tech investors hope for a ray of sunshine Shane Hickey Results from Microsoft Google, Amazon and more will show whether this month’s jitters are still affecting the web giants Twitter shares plunged this summer Läs mer…

Amazon creates 600 technology jobs in Manchester

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Amazon Online retailer to expand R&D operations in the city as well as in Edinburgh and Cambridge Amazon’s growth around the world has spurred it to hire thousands of workers in the UK in recent years. Photograph: Chris Radburn/PA Amazon has said the UK Läs mer…

Amazon launches water-resistant Kindle Paperwhite

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Amazon Update of popular e-reader introduces thinner and lighter design, Bluetooth compatibility and audiobook support New Kindle Paperwhite is finally water resistant, and is thinner, lighter and has more storage than the old version. Photograph: Amazon Amazon has launched a new version of its Läs mer…

Battle rejoins between TV’s two biggest stars: Netflix and Amazon

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Netflix Battle rejoins between TV’s two biggest stars: Netflix and Amazon As two more blockbuster series premiere on the rival streaming services, how much longer can either sustain the spending that fuels their success? The cast of Amazon’s TV series The Romanoffs Läs mer…

Amazon ditched AI recruiting tool that favored men for technical jobs

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Amazon Specialists had been building computer programs since 2014 to review résumés in an effort to automate the search process Amazon’s automated hiring tool was found to be inadequate after penalizing the résumés of female candidates. Photograph: Brian Snyder/Reuters Amazon’s machine-learning specialists uncovered a Läs mer…

The rural New York town fighting to keep Amazon, and its promised jobs, out

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Amazon In Schodack, a local group filed a lawsuit to stop a proposed fulfillment center, even as town officials support the project An Amazon Fulfillment Center, like this one in Tracy, California, is slated to open in Schodack, New York, by the end of Läs mer…

Facebook Portal smart screen to launch amid concerns over privacy

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Company reveals details about voice-controlled device, which was delayed after data breach Facebook Portal will go on sale in November in the US. Photograph: Facebook Facebook wants to be invited into your living room. The company has revealed details about its Amazon Echo Läs mer…

Critics fear Amazon's minimum wage hike will distract from its other issues

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Minimum wage The world’s most powerful retailer will pay more, but its impact on the economy may mean more struggles for low-wage workers A worker moves merchandise at an Amazon fulfillment center 3 May 2018 in Aurora, Colorado. Photograph: Rick T. Wilking/Getty Läs mer…

China planted chips in Apple and Amazon servers, report claims

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Technology Both firms deny report they found chips giving backdoor access to computers and data Bloomberg reported sources saying that the Chinese military unit planted microchips inside servers used by around 30 firms and US government agencies. Photograph: Paul Giamou/Getty Images/Brand X A Chinese Läs mer…

Apple, Google and Amazon named as most valuable brands in world

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Apple Facebook slips in top 10 but US tech firms dominate Interbrand’s ranking again Apple and Google have held the top two spots on the Best Global Brands report for six years. Photograph: Damien Meyer/AFP/Getty Images Apple, Google and Amazon are the top three Läs mer…

Amazon offsetting pay rise by removing bonuses, union says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Amazon Online retailer hit headlines for pay award but GMB accuses it of ‘stealth tax’ on workers A worker in an Amazon ‘fulfilment centre’. Photograph: Jane Barlow/PA Amazon has been criticised for slashing benefits for UK warehouse workers, offsetting at least half of a Läs mer…