Category: Amazon

  • Amazon founder Jeff Bezos may end up in the dock

    Amazon founder Jeff Bezos may be in the dock Amazon executives, including the megacorporation’s founder Jeff Bezos, may have misled or lied to the U.S. Congress about the company’s business practices. Leading U.S. lawmakers believe so. So shortly after his first spaceflight, Bezos could find himself in the dock. Members of the House Judiciary Committee […]

  • France tries to protect its book industry from Amazon by banning free book delivery

    France is trying to protect its book industry from Amazon by banning free book delivery The French parliament has voted to pass a law introducing a minimum delivery price for books bought online. Representatives of this market hope that it will increase the competition of local bookstores against Amazon.  Amazon, for its part, commented on […]

  • U.K. court fines citizen $137,000 for Ring doorbell

    A U.K. court fined a British citizen $137,000 for a Ring doorbell According to The Guardian, John Woodard installed a Ring doorbell camera on the front of his home and another surveillance camera overlooking a side yard to deter burglars after a series of car break-ins. However, Woodard did not report these cameras to his […]

  • Amazon lobbies for marijuana legalization in the U.S

    Amazon lobbies for marijuana legalization in the U.S Amazon is stepping up its pro-marijuana campaign, announcing this past Tuesday that it is actively lobbying for legislative reforms aimed at decriminalization and reiterating its commitment not to screen job applicants for cannabis addiction. Beth Galetti, Amazon’s senior vice president of human resources, said in a blog […]

  • European authorities levied a record fine on Amazon

    European authorities slapped a record fine on Amazon Amazon has been fined a record amount by a European institution. This is evident in the company’s recent financial report to U.S. authorities. The fine of 746 million euros was imposed for violating GDPR regulations. Earlier this month, a record fine was reportedly imposed on the e-commerce […]

  • Rating of the most expensive brands in the world: Apple is a leader again, Samsung for the first time in the top five

    The ranking of the world’s most expensive brands: Apple is again the leader, Samsung for the first time in the top five Consulting agency Interbrand has published its traditional ranking of the world’s most expensive brands, Best Global Brands 2020. And there’s been a change since last year. What’s new Only the leader – Apple […]

  • Jeff Bezos leaves Amazon CEO: What World’s Richest Man Will Do Now

    Jeff Bezos resigned as CEO of Amazon: What World’s Richest Man Will Do Now Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos officially stepped down after 27 years at the company. , who had led Amazon Web Services since 2003. Bezos will continue to be involved in the life of the corporation, but as chairman of the board of directors. What […]

  • Huawei for the first time in the top 10 most expensive brands in the world

    Huawei for the first time in the top 10 most expensive brands in the world Brand Finance published its latest Global 500 report with information about the 500 most expensive brands in the world. Who’s in the top 10 For the third year in a row, Amazon topped the Global 500 list, valued at $220.7 […]

  • Apple, Google, Samsung, Tesla and other manufacturers stop work because of coronavirus in China

    Apple, Google, Samsung, Tesla and other manufacturers stop work because of coronavirus in China A few days ago we wrote that because of the coronavirus Xiaomi decided to close its stores in China. Now it has been joined by many major manufacturers. Who shut down So, the Chinese government first isolated several major cities, after […]

  • Amazon to sue the Pentagon over scandalous $10 billion Microsoft contract

    Amazon to sue the Pentagon over scandalous $10 billion contract with Microsoft Amazon says it will sue the U.S. Department of Defense. Why? The reason is a contract with the Pentagon to create a cloud storage infrastructure. The project is called JEDI (Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure) and involves the modernization of the technological infrastructure of […]