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Amazon Fires Aren’t Just Adding Greenhouse Gas Emissions, They’re Shrinking Glaciers...

The fires that spread across the Amazon this year are claiming another victim beyond the millions of acres they burned: Andean glaciers,...

Amazon Debuts Service Enabling Doctors to Dictate Notes in Real Time

Amazon’s latest step in using technology to make healthcare more effective is simple: A voice-technology service that enables medical providers to spend...

Grassroots Opposition to Amazon Coalescing as Groups Protest Working Conditions, Environmental...

Amazon, on its road to upending retail and ruffling the country’s social fabric, has stepped on its share of toes. From fights...

Renewable Pledges by Google, Amazon May Be More Than the Old...

Key Takeaway: Google, Amazon and other companies announcing plans to source renewable...

Amazon Employees Join Global Climate Strike, Call for Zero Emissions by...

Key Takeaway: Amazon Employees for Climate Justice will strike today at the company’s Seattle headquarters to...

EU Antitrust Chief Promises Renewed Assault on Big Tech’s Data Use

The European Union’s competition chief has a warning for Big Tech: the heat is staying on. Margrethe Vestager said...

Facebook News Push Takes New Turn, Highlighting Importance of News, Advertising

Social networks encroaching on news organizations’ turf took another turn this week when Facebook announced its latest effort -- hiring a squad...

Amazon Says It Wants 100% Renewable Future, But Employees, Industry Analysts...

This week Amazon unveiled plans for a wind farm in Ireland and a solar project in the U.S., the latest steps by...

Amazon May be Eyeing India’s Bustling Delivery Market with Uber Unit...

Amazon may be taking a huge step into India’s bustling food delivery market, seeking to improve its mixed record in deliveries.

Pretzel Labs’ Alexa Apps Aim to Cut Screen Time, Build Family...

Amazon’s Alexa has its detractors, who see the voice assistant as an eavesdropping annoyance raising privacy concerns. To the mind of entrepreneur...

Expanding Voice Recognition Market Sees Influx of Apps on Alexa Growth

Startup ID R&D is unveiling the latest version of its voice biometric product, joining a host of rivals creating new apps and...

WhatsApp Seeks to Snatch India e-Payment Lead from PayTM, Amazon Pay

WhatsApp’s delayed digital payment system in India is moving closer to a start, as it addresses privacy concerns before becoming the latest...

Amazon Alexa’s U.K. Health Partnership Speaks to a Voice-Assisted Future

When people in the U.K. ask Amazon’s Alexa health questions, they’ll get an answer from the country’s National Health Service.  

Facebook Will Square Off Against Amazon, Apple in the Race Towards...

This week, Facebook joined Amazon, Apple and other big tech names as the race to implement a truly global digital currency and...

Friends In Need: Google and Amazon End Streaming App Feud

On Our Radar: Deals we are paying attention to for their impact on industry. As streaming becomes an increasingly crowded field, two tech giants have...
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