Search results for: usps proposes amazon Add as filter

NY Times /
High-Tech Degrees and the Price of an Avocado: The Data New York Gave to Amazon

The city and state sent loads of data to Amazon during its search for a new headquarters, offering a peek into the valuable information the company collected during the process.

WATCH: Estimated 26M Americans fall victim to porch pirates

The Jersey City Police Burglary Unit has teamed up with Amazon to plant tracking devices in fake packages to catch thieves.

The new Amazon Kindle Paperwhite is still on sale for $100 - CNET

That's $30 off the list price for the newest member of the Kindle family.

NY Times /
Amazon Went to City Hall. Things Got Loud, Quickly.

Two Amazon executives faced jeers and pointed questions during three hours of testimony at a hearing about the plan to build a new outpost in Queens.

Chart analyst Katie Stockton sees 'very bullish' signs for S&P, Apple and Amazon

"We might look back and say it's a missed opportunity if we didn't take it" on Amazon, says Fairlead Strategies' Katie ...

Engadget /
Amazon brings Alexa's Follow-Up Mode to Fire TV Cube

Last week, Amazon updated Fire TV Cube with the Alexa Announcements feature (which lets you dictate a message that the other Echo devices in your home will broadcast) and notifications from your smart doorbell and camera. Now, Amazon's ...

VoA /
Wall Street Gains on Better Signs in US-China Trade Talks

Wall Street stocks finished higher on Wednesday due to improved hopes for the US-China trade talks. The Dow Jones Industrial Average added 0.6 percent at 24,527.27. The broad-based S&P 500 advanced 0.5 percent to 2,651.07, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index jumped 1.0 percent to 7,098.31. Wall Street stocks have been volatile in ...

Sting uses fake Amazon boxes, GPS to catch would-be thieves

The explosion in online shopping has led to porch pirates and stoop surfers swiping holiday packages from unsuspecting residents.

NY Times /
Amazon Hires Lobbyists for N.Y. Site and Tries to Fend Off Ocasio-Cortez’s Supporters

The corporate giant has hired well-connected lobbyists to convince lawmakers and residents of the benefits of its new hub in Long Island City.

NY Times /
Amazon Hires Lobbyists for N.Y. Site and Tries to Fend Off Ocasio-Cortez

The corporate giant has hired well-connected lobbyists to convince lawmakers and residents of the benefits of its new hub in Long Island City.

USA Today /
20 gifts on everyone's Amazon wish list this year

These are the hottest gifts of 2018        

Engadget /
Police are using fake Amazon boxes with GPS to catch thieves

'Tis the season for tons of Amazon packages arriving at your doorstep, but nothing puts a damper on the holidays like having one stolen. Police in Jersey City have been setting up fake Amazon boxes on doorsteps in order to catch thieves, according to...

Environmental agents set machines on fire in Amazon rainforest to curb illegal mining 'epidemic'

Environmental enforcement agents deep in the Amazon rainforest carried out an operation against a handful of what are now known to be hundreds of illegal Amazon mines in Brazil, as part of a campaign to tamp down on activities that environmental groups say have reached epidemic scale. ...

Engadget /
Nvidia's Shield TV gains Amazon Music streaming

Android set-top box Shield TV has already added Alexa and a fully-featured version of cloud game streaming service GeForce Now, but it's making room for another significant update in the lead up to Christmas. Chief among the new ...

Reuters /
Amazon aims at office workers with compact cashier-less food store Inc on Wednesday opened a compact version of its cashier-less Amazon Go food stores, broadening its footprint in the bricks-and-mortar ...

The Guardian /
My shopping habits help Amazon take over the world. Alexa, this ends now | Krista Burton

Underneath my glee at the deals and the convenience, I know Amazon is not good. And so, I’m starting with Christmas.This holiday season, what I’d ...

Washinton Post /
Why Amazon Go could swoop into airport retail

Experts say that airports would just become the latest space for Amazon to cut down on employees in exchange for automated technology. And they say that could help the company set prices well below other airport convenience stores.

Washinton Post /
Why Amazon Go could swoop into airport retail

The company's scan-and-go stores could solve the woes of time-stressed travelers.

A better, cheaper way to shop on Amazon

According to a recent report, nearly half of millennials would choose Amazon over sex, but are they getting the most value? Here's a better way to shop and save money.

NY Times /
Lothar Baumgarten Dies at 74; Artist Explored Collision of Cultures

Many of his conceptual pieces drew on the months he spent living with a tribe in the Amazon.

Time /
Japan Wants to Fly Fighters Off an Aircraft Carrier for the First Time Since World War II

(TOKYO) — Japan is seeking to possess its first aircraft carrier to allow for the deployment of U.S.-made stealth fighters as it seeks to ...

'Hey, Alexa! How's my blood pressure?'

Omron Healthcare, maker of blood pressure monitors, now integrates with Amazon Alexa to help people manage their hypertension and other chronic ...

Trump administration proposes major rollback of water rules

Environmental groups said the Trump administration proposal would have a sweeping impact on how the country safeguards the nation's waterways.

VoA /
Brazil Green Groups Prepare Climate-Change Contingency Plan

With its wooden walls and posters on protecting forests and fauna, Brazil's pavilion at the U.N. climate talks in Poland offers no hint of the angst at home and abroad over mixed messages on global warming from its president-elect. But campaign promises made by Jair Bolsonaro that could weaken protection for the Amazon rainforest are a hot topic ...

Amazon renews Billy Bob Thornton's 'Goliath' for Season 3

Amazon said Tuesday it ordered a third season of "Goliath" to start streaming in 2019.

Supermicro says outside investigator found no evidence of Chinese spy chips, disputing Businessweek

Supermicro CEO Charles Liang said a third-party firm has evaluated and cleared the company's motherboards. The company's stock tumbled after a Businessweek article published Oct. 4 stated the company had allowed the Chinese government to ...

See More  
back to top