Slashdot Items Tagged "amazon"

Date / Time Story
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:49PM Amazon Wants To Sell You Everything, Including Student Loans
Thursday July 21, 2016 @10:02AM Amazon Loses Huge Footwear Company Because Of Fake Products, a Problem It Denies Is Happening
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @09:15PM Amazon Isn't Saying If Echo Has Been Wiretapped
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @06:49PM Amazon Patents Way To Turn Lampposts, Church Steeples Into Drone Perches
Thursday July 14, 2016 @07:28PM Theresa May Reshuffles Cabinet, Warns Amazon and Google of Power Shift
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @12:44PM Why So Much Coverage Of Amazon Prime Day? The Incentives, Of Course
Monday July 11, 2016 @04:42PM Netflix Is The Least-Cancelled of All Major Streaming Services, Says Study
Saturday July 09, 2016 @11:21AM Amazon's Chinese Counterfeit Problem Is Getting Worse
Friday July 08, 2016 @03:18PM Amazon Wants People to Pay for Podcasts
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @05:54PM European Union's First Cybersecurity Law Gets Green Light
Monday July 04, 2016 @10:41AM Tech Overtakes Finance Among Top Global Companies
Saturday July 02, 2016 @04:05PM Amazon Gobbles Downtown Seattle, Builds Biospheres
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:19AM Amazon's Alexa Virtual Assistant Can Now Order Millions of Prime Products For You
Friday July 01, 2016 @05:16PM Microsoft Will Be Largest Infrastructure As A Service Vendor By 2019, Says Morgan Stanley Survey
Friday July 01, 2016 @04:05PM Security Researcher Gets Threats Over Amazon Review
Thursday June 30, 2016 @03:55PM Ask Slashdot: What's Your Preferred Media Streaming Device?
Thursday June 30, 2016 @03:17PM Elizabeth Warren Says Apple, Amazon and Google Are Trying To 'Lock Out' Competition
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @11:41AM Amazon Prime Will Knock $50 Off an Android Phone If You Watch Amazon's Lock-Screen Ads
Monday June 27, 2016 @10:37AM Amazon Unveils Inspire Online Education Service For Teachers and Schools
Friday June 24, 2016 @07:07PM Robot Pizza Company 'Zume' Wants To Be 'Amazon of Food'
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @08:51PM Why Drones Could Save Door-To-Door Mail Delivery
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @01:01PM Amazon's New Kindle Is Only $80, Comes In White, and With More Storage
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @05:03PM Apple Starts To Shell Out $400 Million To Customers In eBook Settlement
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @03:32PM Elon Musk's Open Source OpenAI: We're Working On a Robot For Your Household Chores
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:38PM Tumblr Is Launching Live Video This Week
Monday June 20, 2016 @03:54PM Twitch Brings CFAA and Trademark Claim Against Bot Operators
Friday June 17, 2016 @03:06PM Robots In Amazon's Warehouses Are Already Making a Huge Difference
Thursday June 16, 2016 @12:55AM Samsung Buys US Cloud Services Firm Joyent
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @12:54AM Walmart Experimenting With Robotic Shopping Cart For Stores
Monday June 13, 2016 @09:44PM Amazon Faces $350K Fine For Shipping 'Amazing Liquid Fire'
Friday June 10, 2016 @04:54PM Amazon To Launch Streaming Music Service In Late Summer Or Early Fall: Report
Thursday June 09, 2016 @08:41PM US Agency Lines Up Broad Support For ICANN Transition
Thursday June 09, 2016 @04:24PM Parents Are Worried the Amazon Echo Is Conditioning Their Kids To Be Rude
Sunday June 05, 2016 @03:40PM Facebook Says It's Not Secretly Recording You
Saturday June 04, 2016 @08:49AM Apple Offers No Explanation for 7-Hour Outage
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @04:19PM We Need To Build Industrial Zones In Space In Order To Save Earth, Says Jeff Bezos
Friday May 27, 2016 @04:05PM Amazon Built An Echo Simulator You Can Use In the Browser
Thursday May 26, 2016 @12:19PM Virtual Assistants Such As Amazon's Echo Break US Child Privacy Law, Experts Say
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @06:03PM Apple To Open Up Siri To Developers, Release An Amazon Echo Competitor
Monday May 23, 2016 @03:42PM Amazon Stops Giving Refunds When an Item's Price Drops After You Purchase It
Monday May 23, 2016 @06:46AM Avoiding BlackBerry's Fate: How Apple Could End Up In a Similar Position
Saturday May 21, 2016 @09:28PM Netflix and Amazon Could Face Content Quotas In Europe
Friday May 20, 2016 @11:13PM Ask Slashdot: Can You Have A Smart Home That's Not 'In The Cloud'?
Friday May 20, 2016 @07:09PM A Third Of Cash Is Held By 5 US Tech Companies
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @02:03PM Google Assistant and Google Home: Amazon Echo, But From Google
Monday May 16, 2016 @04:25PM Amazon To Sell Its Own Private-Label Groceries
Sunday May 15, 2016 @02:38PM Amazon "Invades" College Campus With Media Center
Saturday May 14, 2016 @09:05PM Amazon and Microsoft Directors Charged in Prostitution Sting
Friday May 13, 2016 @03:51PM Amazon Introduces $20 Dash-Like Button For IoT
Thursday May 12, 2016 @10:13AM Google Chirp To Rival Amazon Echo
Thursday May 12, 2016 @12:31AM Drones Could Replace $127 Billion Worth Of Human Labor
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @09:07AM Jeremy Clarkson's Amazon Show To Be Called The Grand Tour
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @11:19AM Amazon Goes After YouTube With New Online Video Posting Service
Saturday May 07, 2016 @12:52PM Amazon Bows To Pressure To Bring Same-Day Deliveries To Poor Areas
Sunday May 01, 2016 @07:33AM Government Could Ban BBC From Showing Top Shows at Peak Times
Saturday April 30, 2016 @06:24PM Amazon Beats Microsoft In 'The Battle of Seattle'
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @11:55AM Federal Judge Rules Amazon Must Refund Parents Duped By In-App Purchases
Friday April 22, 2016 @01:45PM Amazon Won't Sell Non-Prime Members Certain Popular Movies and Video Games
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @10:45AM Kindle Unlimited Scammers Gaming the System At the Expense of Real Authors
Monday April 18, 2016 @04:52PM Amazon Splits Prime Video Service To Compete Directly With Netflix
Monday April 18, 2016 @12:20PM Silicon Valley's Legendary 'Coach' Bill Campbell Has Died
Saturday April 16, 2016 @02:41PM Amazon Begins Housing Homeless In Seattle
Friday April 15, 2016 @06:19PM Ubuntu Linux Continues To Dominate OpenStack and Other Clouds
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @09:47AM Amazon Kindle Oasis With 'Months' of Battery Life, Redesigned Body Launched
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @08:33AM Free Software Will Help Detect Faulty and Malicious USB-C Cables
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @05:18PM EU Unveils Plan To Force Facebook, Google and Amazon To Pay Their Fair Share of Tax
Monday April 11, 2016 @05:51PM Amazon Customers Sign Letter To Jeff Bezos To Dump Donald Trump
Monday April 11, 2016 @12:57PM Surveillance Cameras Sold On Amazon Found Infected With Malware
Friday April 08, 2016 @10:40AM The Next Hot Job in Silicon Valley Is For Poets
Thursday April 07, 2016 @07:34PM Jeff Bezos: AWS Will Break $10 Billion This Year
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @12:38PM Amazon Opens Up the Software For Alexa-Controlled Smart Homes
Monday April 04, 2016 @07:49PM Tech Firms Have An Obsession With 'Female' Digital Servants
Monday April 04, 2016 @03:36PM Jeff Bezos Says Amazon Will Unveil a New Kindle Next Week
Thursday March 31, 2016 @10:40AM Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Deal Endorsed by Major Tech Group
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @04:45PM AT&T Looks To Sell Cyanogen-Powered ZTE Phone To Snub Google
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @11:38AM Amazon.com Now Bans USB Type-C Cables That Aren't Up To Spec
Sunday March 27, 2016 @10:14PM Redbox Plans To Launch New Streaming Service 'Redbox Digital'
Sunday March 27, 2016 @12:19AM How To Build Your Own Amazon Echo Smart Speaker With a Raspberry Pi - dupe
Friday March 25, 2016 @08:21PM Amazon's Raspberry Pi Guide Lets Coders Build An Echo
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:12PM Apple Worries Spy Technology Has Been Secretly Added To Computer Servers It Buys
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @02:54PM A Look Inside Apple's User Data Utilization Wars
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @12:56PM You Can Now Get Comcast TV and Internet Service Through Amazon
Monday March 21, 2016 @04:26AM Old Kindles Will Be Disconnected Unless You Update By Tuesday
Sunday March 20, 2016 @06:52PM Amazon Employees Launch Matchmaking Startup For Coworkers
Friday March 18, 2016 @12:10PM Amazon Is Now Sending Postcards To Remind Kindle Owners To Update Their Devices
Thursday March 17, 2016 @03:52PM Apple Stores iCloud Data With Google
Thursday March 17, 2016 @02:16PM Google Puts Boston Dynamics Up For Sale In Robotics Retreat
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @08:44AM Amazon Wants To Replace Passwords With Selfies and Videos
Monday March 14, 2016 @02:37PM Dropbox Moves Users' Data Off Amazon S3 to Its Own Infrastructure
Saturday March 12, 2016 @03:03PM Amazon Working On Education Platform To Offer Free Learning Materials
Friday March 11, 2016 @08:01PM An Inside Look At How Netflix Builds Code
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @06:00PM MIT Creates Algorithm That Speeds Up Page Load Time By 34%
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @12:45AM Amazon Job Posting Hints At New VR Platform
Monday March 07, 2016 @08:26PM Supreme Court Rejects Apple eBooks Price-Fixing Appeal
Sunday March 06, 2016 @01:12AM Amazon Backpedals On Encryption, But Fire "Still Sucks"
Friday March 04, 2016 @08:28PM Mozilla Jumps On IoT Bandwagon
Thursday March 03, 2016 @01:25PM Amazon Just Removed Encryption From the Software Powering Kindles, Smartphones, Tablets
Saturday February 27, 2016 @05:03PM Cloud Security Startup ProtectWise Creates Network DVR To Analyze Threats
Sunday February 21, 2016 @05:07PM US Banks To Test ATMs Which Accept Your Smartphone Instead Of Cards
Sunday February 14, 2016 @01:00PM Amazon's IoT Hacking Contest Won By Voice-Controlled Drone
Thursday February 11, 2016 @01:27AM Amazon Restores Some Heft To Helvetica For Kindle E-Ink Readers
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @05:38PM AWS Terms of Service Offer a Break If Zombie Apocalypse Occurs
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:27PM Amazon Launches Free Game Engine Lumberyard
Friday February 05, 2016 @01:27PM Amazon's Thin Helvetica Syndrome: Font Anorexia vs. Kindle Readability
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @06:16PM Storing Very Large Files On Amazon's Unlimited Cloud Photo Storage
Monday February 01, 2016 @12:28PM Let's Tear Down a Kiva Bot!
Monday January 25, 2016 @09:03AM Amazon's customer service backdoor
Sunday December 27, 2015 @10:52AM Kindle or Not, a Resurgence In Used Bookstores
Friday December 25, 2015 @02:32AM Amazon Makes It Almost Impossible To Calculate Their "Virtual CPU" Equivalent
Monday November 30, 2015 @12:25AM Amazon Reveals New Delivery Drone Design With Range of 15 Miles
Thursday November 05, 2015 @05:31PM Amazon Warns Employees About 'Million Mask March' On Seattle HQ Today
Saturday October 31, 2015 @08:38PM Amazon Follows Through: Drops Apple TV, Chromecast
Friday October 23, 2015 @05:52PM RIP: Prolific Amazon Customer Reviewer Harriet Klausner (1952-2015)
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:16PM Amazon Lawsuit Aims To Kill Fake Reviews
Thursday October 08, 2015 @07:18PM Amazon To Offer Sneakernet Services: Data Upload By Mail
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @09:44AM Amazon Reportedly Aiming For the Low End With a Loss-Leader $50 Tablet
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @08:13AM Mozilla, Microsoft, Amazon, Google, and Others Form 'Alliance For Open Media'
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @01:15PM Life With the Dash Button: Good Design For Amazon, Bad For Everyone Else
Friday August 21, 2015 @10:31PM Amazon To Stop Accepting Flash Ads
Friday August 21, 2015 @06:22PM Amazon Work-Life Balance Defender: Prior Employer Nearly Killed Me and My Team
Saturday July 11, 2015 @06:55PM Is the Amazon-Led Economic Boom Wrecking Seattle?
Sunday June 14, 2015 @01:42AM Amazon Publishes Opaque Transparency Report
Saturday May 09, 2015 @12:58PM Anonymous Tor Cloud Project Closes Down
Friday March 27, 2015 @12:54AM Amazon Announces Unlimited Cloud Storage Plans
Saturday March 07, 2015 @10:45PM Amazon Opening Imported Goods Store On Alibaba
Saturday January 17, 2015 @04:54PM Ridley Scott Adapts Philip K. Dick's 'Man in the High Castle' For Amazon
Saturday December 27, 2014 @12:31PM 13,000 Passwords, Usernames Leaked For Major Commerce, Porn Sites
Friday November 21, 2014 @01:04AM As Amazon Grows In Seattle, Pay Equity For Women Declines
Thursday November 06, 2014 @07:06PM Amazon's Echo: a $200, Multi-Function, Audio-Centric Device
Monday November 03, 2014 @04:10AM Amazon Releases (Not Many) Details On Its Workforce Demographics
Saturday October 25, 2014 @03:05AM Ballmer Says Amazon Isn't a "Real Business"
Thursday September 25, 2014 @11:04AM Amazon Forced To Reboot EC2 To Patch Bug In Xen
Thursday September 25, 2014 @02:22AM Amazon Instant Video Now Available On Android
Thursday September 25, 2014 @02:12AM Amazon's Plan To Storm the Cable Industry's Castle
Tuesday September 09, 2014 @10:26AM Under the Apple Hype Machine, Amazon Drops Fire Phone Price To 99 Cents
Monday August 25, 2014 @08:24PM Amazon To Buy Twitch For $970 Million
Sunday August 24, 2014 @11:23AM Sources Say Amazon Will Soon Be Targeting Ads, a la Google AdWords
Monday July 28, 2014 @10:44AM Attackers Install DDoS Bots On Amazon Cloud
Saturday July 26, 2014 @10:00AM Greenpeace: Amazon Fire Burns More Coal and Gas Than It Should
Wednesday July 16, 2014 @11:45AM Amazon Is Testing a $10-Per-Month Ebook Service
Sunday July 13, 2014 @12:04AM The Least They Could Do: Amazon Charges 1 Cent To Meet French Free Shipping Ban
Saturday July 05, 2014 @01:51PM Amazon Fighting FTC Over In-App Purchases Fine
Wednesday July 02, 2014 @12:50PM Amazon Sues After Ex-Worker Takes Google Job
Wednesday July 02, 2014 @09:01AM Bug In Fire TV Screensaver Tears Through 250 GB Data Cap
Thursday June 26, 2014 @12:08PM Seattle Gets Takeout By Amazon
Wednesday June 18, 2014 @09:38AM Amazon's Android Appstore Coming To BlackBerry
Sunday June 15, 2014 @06:44PM Amazon's 3D Smartphone As a (Useful) Gimmick
Saturday June 14, 2014 @03:25PM Despite Project's Demise, Amazon Web Services Continues To Use TrueCrypt
Monday June 09, 2014 @04:05PM Kindle Touch Gets World's Simplest Jailbreak
Friday May 16, 2014 @11:03AM EFF: Amazon, AT&T, and Snapchat Most Likely To Rat On You To the Gov't
Thursday May 15, 2014 @02:20PM You've Got Male: Amazon's Growth Impacting Seattle Dating Scene
Thursday May 08, 2014 @04:09PM USPTO Approves Amazon Patent For Taking Pictures
Wednesday April 30, 2014 @08:22AM Why Does Amazon Want To Sell Its Own Smartphone, Anyway
Tuesday April 15, 2014 @09:51AM How Amazon Keeps Cutting AWS Prices: Cheapskate Culture
Thursday April 03, 2014 @04:29PM Details You're Not Supposed To See From Boston U's Patent Settlements
Thursday April 03, 2014 @01:09PM Amazon's Fire TV: Is It Worth Game Developers' Time?
Friday March 28, 2014 @10:02PM Judge OKs Class Action Suit Against Apple For E-Book Price Fixing
Sunday March 23, 2014 @09:11PM AWS Urges Devs To Scrub Secret Keys From GitHub
Thursday March 13, 2014 @04:12PM Amazon Hikes Prime Membership Fee
Sunday February 23, 2014 @02:52PM Amazon To Put Android In Set-top Box To Compete With Apple, Roku
Thursday February 20, 2014 @01:49PM Your Next Online Order Could Be Delivered To Your Car's Trunk
Thursday February 06, 2014 @11:26AM Amazon's Double-Helix Acquisition Hints At Gaming Console
Friday January 31, 2014 @11:57PM Price of Amazon Prime May Jump To $119 a Year
Sunday January 19, 2014 @01:53PM Amazon: We Can Ship Items Before Customers Order
Thursday December 26, 2013 @10:37AM Surge In Online Orders Overwhelms UPS Christmas Deliveries
Monday December 16, 2013 @10:40PM Amazon Workers Strike In Germany As Christmas Orders Peak
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @09:12AM eBay CEO: Amazon Drones Are Fantasy
Monday December 09, 2013 @09:12PM Amazon Uses Robots To Speed Up Human 'Pickers' In Fulfillment Centers
Monday December 02, 2013 @09:00PM Amazon Reveals "Prime Air", Their Plans For 30-minute Deliveries By Drone
Tuesday November 26, 2013 @10:49AM BBC: Amazon Workers Face "Increased Risk of Mental Illness"
Thursday November 14, 2013 @02:41AM Amazon Jumps Into Desktop Virtualization With "WorkSpaces"
Wednesday November 06, 2013 @12:33PM Amazon Offers Cut of Ebook Sales To Book Stores Selling Kindle
Sunday November 03, 2013 @09:33AM Amazon Botches Sales Tax, Overcharges NJ
Friday November 01, 2013 @06:11PM Why Amazon Fights State Sales Tax, But Supports It Nationally
Sunday October 27, 2013 @04:11PM Why Amazon Is Profitless Only By Choice
Thursday September 26, 2013 @11:50AM Big Box? Nissan Note the First-Ever Car You Can 'Buy' On Amazon
Wednesday September 25, 2013 @12:26PM Amazon Launches Kindle Fire HDX Tablets
Friday September 20, 2013 @06:36PM Amazon "Unlaunches" & Postpones $100,000 Civic Apps Contest For AWS
Friday September 06, 2013 @05:48PM Court Bars Apple From Making Industry-Wide E-book Deals
Tuesday September 03, 2013 @11:15AM Amazon Finally Bundles Ebooks With Printed Books
Sunday August 25, 2013 @05:14AM Sources Say Amazon Testing Its Own Wireless Networking Service
Tuesday August 20, 2013 @09:37AM Amazon Angling For Same-Day Delivery Beyond Groceries
Wednesday July 31, 2013 @08:05AM Obama Praises Amazon At One of Its Controversial Warehouses
Friday July 12, 2013 @11:03PM Are Amazon Vine Reviews of Technical Books a Joke?
Thursday June 06, 2013 @05:20PM Amazon: Publishers Strong-Armed Us On E-Books
Thursday June 06, 2013 @11:22AM Amazon Debuts Multi-Platform Indie Games Store
Sunday June 02, 2013 @06:44PM Disposable VPN: Tor Gateways With EC2 Free Tiers
Sunday May 19, 2013 @11:42AM Amazon, Google and Apple Won't Need To Pay Tax, Despite Goverment Threats
Monday May 13, 2013 @06:36PM Amazon Buys Sunlight Readable Color Display Company Liquavista
Tuesday April 23, 2013 @12:15PM The Dark Side of Amazon's New Pilots
Tuesday April 23, 2013 @11:50AM Amazon Debuts Mixed Bag of Original Comedy Pilots
Saturday April 20, 2013 @04:39PM Amazon Nears Debut of Original TV Shows
Friday March 29, 2013 @04:45PM US and Russia Lead List of Malware Hosts
Wednesday March 27, 2013 @05:31PM One in six Amazon S3 storage buckets are ripe for data-plundering
Friday March 22, 2013 @09:12AM Samsung Want to Sell Liquavista to Amazon
Friday March 15, 2013 @02:14PM By the numbers: How Google Compute Engine stacks up to Amazon EC2
Monday March 11, 2013 @05:04AM Amazon's Quest for Web Names Draws Foes
Saturday March 09, 2013 @12:50PM U.S. ISBN Monopoly Denies Threat From Digital Self-Publishing
Saturday March 09, 2013 @11:55AM U.S. ISBN monopoly denies threat from digital publishing
Thursday March 07, 2013 @05:51PM In Wake of Poor Reviews, Amazon Yanks SimCity Download