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January 24, 2020, 1:06 AM

UN links Saudi Crown prince to hack of Jeff Bezos phone

United Nations officials said they have information that suggests Saudi Arabia may have attempted to hack Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' phone.
January 24, 2020, 1:06 AM
UN links Saudi Crown prince to hack of Jeff Bezos phone
January 23, 2020, 2:45 PM

UN accuses Saudi Arabia of Amazon CEO phone hack

Investigators said the hack, allegedly by the Saudi Kingdom, was believed to be related to Jeff Bezos’ role as owner of The Washington Post.
January 23, 2020, 2:45 PM
UN accuses Saudi Arabia of Amazon CEO phone hack
January 22, 2020, 4:18 PM

Jeff Bezos phone hack linked to Saudi Crown prince: UN

Saudi Arabia may have attempted to hack Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' phone in an effort to "influence, if not silence" the Washington Post's reporting on the kingdom, said United Nations officials.
January 22, 2020, 4:18 PM
Jeff Bezos phone hack linked to Saudi Crown prince: UN
January 20, 2020, 5:26 PM

Amazon wants to turn hands into credit cards

The technology giant is working to allow customers to connect their credit card information to their hands.
January 20, 2020, 5:26 PM
Amazon wants to turn hands into credit cards
January 14, 2020, 1:13 PM

Twitter unimpressed with Jeff Bezos' $690K donation to Australian bushfire relief efforts

Jeff Bezos' donation of approximately $690,000 to assist with Australian bush fire relief efforts backfired as people online put it in perspective.
January 14, 2020, 1:13 PM
Jeff Bezos criticized over Amazon's $690K donation to Australian bushfire efforts
January 3, 2020, 9:00 PM

Amazon workers claim their jobs were threatened for speaking out about climate change

A coalition of Amazon workers is saying some of them were questioned by the company over speaking out about its responsibility to combat climate change.
January 3, 2020, 9:00 PM
Amazon workers claim their jobs were threatened for speaking out about climate change
January 2, 2020, 8:54 PM

Asia's richest man taking on Amazon with new e-commerce service in India

The richest man in Asia may soon become even wealthier: The energy industry tycoon is reportedly launching a new e-commerce service in India to compete with Amazon.
January 2, 2020, 8:54 PM
Asia's richest man taking on Amazon with new e-commerce service in India
January 2, 2020, 8:25 PM

Amazon workers clash with company over climate change

“This is not the time to shoot the messengers,” said an Amazon employee.
January 2, 2020, 8:25 PM
Workers say Amazon threatened to fire some employees over climate change clash
1 month ago

Police chief helps deliver Amazon packages left in the street

Multiple packages from Amazon were spotted by a local resident on a neighborhood street and the chief of police helped get them to their respective homes.
1 month ago
Police chief helps deliver Amazon packages left in the street
1 month ago

Amazon, Ring face $5 million proposed class action lawsuit that alleges camera 'vulnerable' to cyber-attacks

Amazon and Ring were slapped with a $5 million proposed class action federal lawsuit Thursday that alleges their camera systems are vulnerable to cyberattacks.
1 month ago
Amazon, Ring face lawsuit over alleged 'vulnerable' security cameras
1 month ago

Amazon driver accused of marking package delivered, stealing it

Amazon said it was working to make the situation right and the driver has been charged, but authorities in Florida said Amazon would not cooperate with identifying the driver.
1 month ago
Amazon driver accused of marking package delivered, stealing it
1 month ago

Sheriff blasts Amazon for not helping with probe into driver

A sheriff's office in Florida says it caught an Amazon driver stealing a customer's package but got no help from the company during its investigation
1 month ago
1 month ago

Merry Amazon driver delivers song along with packages

A doorbell camera captured one Amazon driver spreading holiday cheer in Canterbury, New Hampshire.
1 month ago
Merry Amazon driver delivers song along with packages
1 month ago

Kids tell Alexa what's on their Christmas lists

While some kids tell Santa what they want for Christmas, some kids find it more effective to just ask Alexa.
1 month ago
Kids tell Alexa what's on their Christmas lists
1 month ago

Could your Amazon purchase be coming from the trash?

A new report from the Wall Street Journal claims some third-party sellers on Amazon are offering items pulled straight from the trash.
1 month ago
Could your Amazon purchase be coming from the trash?
1 month ago

Amazon blocking 3rd-party sellers from using FedEx ground shipping

Amazon will no longer allow its third-party sellers to use FedEx's ground delivery to ship Prime packages, marking a change that could affect small businesses.
1 month ago
Amazon blocking 3rd-party sellers from using FedEx ground shipping
1 month ago

Amazon bans 3rd-party sellers from use of FedEx ground for Prime

With one week until Christmas Eve, the online retail giant temporarily blocked third-party sellers from using FedEx ground shipping for Prime customers citing a "drop in the delivery performance."
1 month ago
Amazon bans 3rd-party sellers from use of FedEx ground for Prime
1 month ago

Sheriff: Amazon driver stole gifts he should have delivered

Investigators say a 22-year-old Amazon driver stole almost $900 in merchandise and gift cards from packages he was supposed to deliver
1 month ago
2 months ago

Amazon blames Trump's 'personal vendetta' for losing $10B contract

Trump frequently criticizes the company and Jeff Bezos on Twitter, accusing Amazon of not paying its fair share of taxes and the Bezos-owned Washington Post of covering his administration unfairly.
2 months ago
Amazon blames Trump's 'personal vendetta' for losing $10B contract
2 months ago

Amazon lost $10B Pentagon contract because of Trump's 'personal vendetta,' lawsuit argues

Amazon is accusing Trump after it was passed over for a $10 billion contract.
2 months ago
Amazon blames Trump's 'personal vendetta' for losing $10B contract
2 months ago

New Amazon lease for NY space renews debate over failed deal

Amazon signed lease for new office space in Manhattan to house 1,500 employees.
2 months ago
2 months ago

Amazon says holiday deliveries could be delayed due to bad weather

The retail giant is reassuring its customers after facing delivery delays just a week into the holiday shopping season.
2 months ago
Amazon says holiday deliveries could be delayed due to bad weather
2 months ago

Amazon under fire for package delays just a week into the holiday shopping season

After a record-breaking start to the online retailer’s sales report, customers are complaining that packages are not arriving on time.
2 months ago
Amazon under fire for package delays just a week into the holiday shopping season
2 months ago

Amazon says delivery times back to normal after delays

It’s just a week into the holiday shopping season, and there's shipping trouble.
2 months ago
2 months ago

Long Island police partner with Amazon's Ring to crack down on porch pirates

Long Island police announce a new initiative to crack down on porch pirates by partnering with Amazon's Ring doorbell.
2 months ago
Police partner with Amazon's Ring to crack down on porch pirates
2 months ago

Amazon pulls Auschwitz death camp 'ornaments' after online outrage

Online retailer Amazon has pulled a range of macabre holiday ornaments featuring images of the Auschwitz death camp posted by sellers on its platform.
2 months ago
Amazon pulls Auschwitz holiday 'ornaments' after online outrage
2 months ago

Former journalist describes physical, mental toll of working at Amazon facility during holiday season

Emily Guendelsberger spoke of a physically taxing, isolating experience in her book, "On The Clock."
2 months ago
Former Amazon worker describes physical, mental toll of working during holiday season
2 months ago

Amazon Alexa to convey emotions

‘Food Network’ judge creates 100% edible chocolate iPhone case.
2 months ago
Amazon Alexa to convey emotions
2 months ago

Amazon warehouse employees see high injury rates

Digital Trends' Maya Shwayder explained recent reports of Amazon workers experiencing high injury rates during the holiday shopping season.
2 months ago
Amazon warehouse employees see high injury rates
2 months ago

Senator blasts Amazon's Ring doorbell as an 'open door for privacy and civil liberty violations'

Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., called the lack of privacy protections with Amazon's Ring doorbell "chilling."
2 months ago
Senator blasts Amazon's Ring doorbell for 'privacy and civil liberty violations'
2 months ago

Amazon says it’s considered face scanning in Ring doorbells

Amazon says it has contemplated adding facial recognition technology to its Ring doorbell cameras
2 months ago
Amazon tells senator it’s considered face-scanning doorbells
2 months ago

Amazon makes music accessible to more customers

A free ad-supported tier is now available on Amazon Music.
2 months ago
Amazon makes music accessible to more customers
2 months ago

Defense Secretary says $10B Pentagon cloud contract 'conducted fairly,' despite Amazon dispute

There was 'unmistakable bias' in the Pentagon's decision-making process, Amazon says.
2 months ago
Defense Secretary says $10B cloud contract 'conducted fairly,' despite Amazon dispute
2 months ago

Nike cuts ties with Amazon, but shoes won’t vanish from site

Nike ends 2-year pilot program with Amazon
2 months ago
Nike calls off pilot program with Amazon ending direct sales
3 months ago

Amazon debuts Alexa-compatible Christmas tree

The Mr. Christmas 7-foot faux Douglas fir comes pre-lit with LED lights that turn on and off with your voice and change color on command.
3 months ago
Amazon debuts Alexa-compatible Christmas tree
3 months ago

Now Alexa can control your Christmas tree

If you thought Amazon’s Alexa had already taken over your life, just wait. Now Alexa can also control your Christmas tree.
3 months ago
Now Alexa can control your Christmas tree
3 months ago

Amazon announces new delivery plans for the holidays

Here’s how you can take advantage of shipping for the best deals from online retailers this year.
3 months ago
Amazon announces new delivery plans for the holidays
3 months ago

Audio from Amazon Echo Dot could sway investigation into woman killed by spear

Adam Crespo's lawyer said if there is audio from the July 12 death of Silvia Galva, it will prove her boyfriend's innocence.
3 months ago
Audio from Amazon Echo Dot could sway investigation into woman killed by spear
3 months ago

Amazon's Echo device may have been a silent witness to murder

Investigators in murder case seeking a court order to obtain possible recordings made by Alexa.
3 months ago
Amazon's Echo device may have been a silent witness to murder
4 months ago

Amazon takes public stand on minimum wage, climate change

The e-commerce giant Amazon published a lengthy statement, "Our Positions," breaking down where it stands on a myriad of socio-political issues.
4 months ago
Amazon takes public stand on minimum wage, climate change
4 months ago

Amazon expected to unveil new line of gadgets at 2019 hardware event

The new line is rumored to include a high end speaker, robot and wireless earbuds.
4 months ago
Amazon expected to unveil new line of gadgets at 2019 hardware event
4 months ago

Amazon vows to meet the Paris climate agreement requirements 10 years early

CEO Jeff Bezos announced the company's new climate change efforts Thursday.
4 months ago
Amazon vows to meet the Paris climate agreement requirements 10 years early
4 months ago

Plans call for Amazon operations at Pontiac Silverdome site

Online retail giant Amazon has proposed using the site of the former home of the Detroit Lions as a distribution center in a $250 million project that could bring 1,500 jobs
4 months ago
Plans call for Amazon operations at Pontiac Silverdome site
5 months ago

Amazon announces 30,000 job openings in the US

Amazon is planning a nationwide job fair to fill more than 30,000 permanent jobs, the retailer announced on Tuesday.
5 months ago
Amazon announces 30,000 job openings in the US
5 months ago

Amazon announces 30,000 job openings paying $15 or more in the US

Amazon is planning a nationwide job fair to fill more than 30,000 permanent jobs, the retailer announced on Tuesday.
5 months ago
Amazon says it has 30,000 job openings in the US
5 months ago

Looking to hire 30,000, Amazon plans nationwide job fairs

Amazon is going on a hiring spree.
5 months ago
To fill 30,000 jobs, Amazon plans hiring events in 6 cities
5 months ago

Amazon issues new badge in attempt to influence shoppers

The badge feature is designed to highlight newly released products.
5 months ago
Amazon issues new badge in attempt to influence shoppers
5 months ago

Privacy concerns after Amazon's attempt to fight crime

Plus, the $300 million undersea internet cableline linking Los Angeles and Hong Kong may be in jeopardy, and Apple apologizes for third-party workers listening to Siri recordings.
5 months ago
Privacy concerns after Amazon's attempt to fight crime
5 months ago

Report claims Amazon is struggling to stay on top of recalled items, counterfeits

A new Wall Street Journal report alleges that thousands of mislabeled products are inundating Amazon.
5 months ago
Report claims Amazon is struggling to stay on top of recalled items, counterfeits
5 months ago

American SuperTanker headed to the Amazon

A massive U.S. plane is headed to the Amazon to combat the fires in the rain forest; Brazil has also deployed some of its military planes to douse water over the flames.
5 months ago
American SuperTanker headed to the Amazon