Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Amazon

3 syarikat gergasi global bakal bina pusat data berskala hiper di Malaysia

Microsoft, Google dan Amazon diberikan kelulusan bersyarat untuk membina dan mengurus pusat data dan perkhidmatan awam.

3 global digital giants to set up large-scale data centres in Malaysia

Microsoft, Google and Amazon have been given conditional approval to set up and manage hyper-scale data centres and cloud services in the country.

Amazon to use smart cameras to watch over delivery drivers

Word of Amazon watching over delivery drives with smart cameras was met with concerns about privacy and the potential for unfairly harsh scrutiny by the company.

Amazon to pay US$61.7 million to settle charges of withholding driver tips

The US Federal Trade Commission says the agreement settles a complaint that Amazon failed to give the full tip amounts to drivers in its Amazon Flex programme.

Jeff Bezos to step down as Amazon CEO

He says he will transition to the role of executive chair in the third quarter, handing over the CEO role to Andy Jassy, who heads Amazon Web Services.

Indian Amazon Prime show agrees to changes after outcry over religious sensitivities

The cast and crew have agreed to make changes in order to comply with the demands of the politicians and parties that say it crosses religious lines.

Amazon unstoppable in Brazil as profits flood in during pandemic

World’s largest online retailer is building more Brazilian logistics centres, creating 1,500 badly needed jobs for South America’s largest economy.

Big Tech delivers strong profits amid pandemic, political scrutiny

Profits are up for Facebook, Amazon and Google-parent Alphabet, while Apple saw a modest dip in earnings on weakness in iPhone sales.

Facebook, Google, Apple, Amazon abuse their monopoly power, says US Congress

The technology giants are acting like railroad barons from the days of the Wild West, says the report.

No touching please – just hover your palm

Amazon's palm reader is the ultimate no-contact way of paying in shops or getting into secured locations.

Amazon jungle war party kills Brazilian protector with arrow to chest

Witnesses said Rieli Franciscato and his party came under fire as they approached an indigenous group.

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