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Bloomberg:
Amazon's Twitch, Facebook, Nvidia, and others contend with allegations of sexual misconduct in the game streaming world, as dozens of women accuse 150+ people   —  - About 150 online players are accused of a range of misconduct  — Corporate sponsors rethink vetting of streamers they work with
Jul 6, 2020, 3:20 PMIn context
Dave Lee / Financial Times:
eMarketer: US consumers to spend $710B online in 2020, up 18% YoY, with ecommerce's share of the retail market growing to a record 14.5%   —  Amazon and Shopify reap rewards as consumers and stores take their trading online  —  When coronavirus forced Heidi Sabelhaus Myers to shutter …
Jul 5, 2020, 4:50 PMIn context
Saritha Rai / Bloomberg:
India's e-commerce policy draft seeks creation of an e-commerce regulator, mandates government access to online companies' source codes and algorithms, more   —  - Plan comes amid calls to reduce dominance of global giants  — E-Commerce regulator to be named to ensure fair competition
Jul 4, 2020, 1:15 PMIn context
Lauren Kaori Gurley / VICE:
Some Amazon contracted delivery drivers in the US say they are feeling overwhelmed and overworked by dramatic increases in workloads during the pandemic   —  Amazon's contracted delivery drivers say that their workloads have dramatically increased during the Covid-19 pandemic, in some cases more than doubling.
Jul 4, 2020, 8:05 AMIn context
Carrie Mihalcik / CNET:
Report: Amazon is moving Prime Day again to October, after first moving it to September, amid concerns over how coronavirus spikes may impact the supply chain   —  Amazon's annual Prime Day sale is being delayed to October amid concerns over how coronavirus spikes may impact the supply chain …
Jul 2, 2020, 2:35 PMIn context
Mikey Campbell / AppleInsider:
Rep. David Cicilline says Tim Cook will testify in front of the House Judiciary Committee in late July, alongside Facebook, Amazon, and Google CEOs   —  Apple CEO Tim Cook, the last chief executive of four big tech companies targeted in a U.S. House Judiciary Committee antitrust probe …
Jul 1, 2020, 5:20 PMIn context
Amir Efrati / The Information:
Source: following Amazon's acquisition, two of Zoox's earliest and most senior engineers have left for Waymo   —  All is not well following Amazon's $1 billion-plus acquisition of self-driving car developer Zoox.  Two of its earliest and most senior engineers—James Philbin and Marc Wimmershoff …
Jul 1, 2020, 11:45 AMIn context
Matt Day / Bloomberg:
Amazon Game Studios pulls its free-to-play PC title Crucible from wide circulation following negative reviews, an exceedingly rare step for a big-budget game   —  - Crucible was first big-budget release from Amazon Game Studios  — Game will move to closed beta while developers work on changes
Jul 1, 2020, 11:15 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Amazon is boosting efforts to lure military and commercial space organizations as major users of AWS, hoping to benefit from rising spending in the sector   —  AWS's move comes during a multiyear surge in U.S. military and civilian agency spending on space projects
Jun 30, 2020, 10:55 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Amazon launches Watch Party on Amazon Prime Video, a desktop feature for US Prime members to watch content together and chat with up to 100 viewers   —  Amazon Prime Video is beginning to roll out a co-viewing feature to Amazon Prime members in the U.S., the company announced today.
Jun 29, 2020, 7:05 PMIn context

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