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Who is Bezos? Asks US student as Amazon CEO stands next to him

In a video which has now gone viral, the Amazon founder and president is seen visiting a company-funded computer science class at Dunbar High School in Washington, DC and interacting with the students.

Oct 22, 2019, 17:40 PM IST

Amazon announces Great Indian Festival- celebration special

Amazon India on Sunday announced the Celebration Special of the Great Indian Festival which brings deals and offers on a wide range of smartphones, laptops, cameras, TVs and other gadgets.

Oct 06, 2019, 19:45 PM IST

Amazon Alexa offering over 30,000 skills in India

Apart from Hindi, users can respond to Alexa`s English statements in Tamil, Marathi, and other regional languages

Aug 29, 2019, 16:04 PM IST

Brazil says South American nations to meet on Amazon, accepts Chilean aid

In his boldest move yet to take the country out of the European Union with or without a divorce deal, British PM Boris Johnson said he would set October 14 for the Queen`s Speech

Aug 28, 2019, 19:14 PM IST

Amazon India announces Fab Phones Fest

The three-day event will feature an array of brands like OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro, Redmi Y3, Mi A2, Redmi 6 Pro, Redmi 6A, Honor View 20, Huawei Y9, OPPO K3, Honor Play, the company said in a statement. 

Aug 27, 2019, 18:26 PM IST

Warplanes dump water on Amazon as Brazil military begins fighting fires

Reuters accompanied a firefighting brigade near the state capital of Porto Velho, where there were areas larger than football fields that had been charred.

Aug 26, 2019, 10:41 AM IST

Watch Daily News and Analysis with Sudhir Chaudhary, 22nd August, 2019

Watch the complete segment of DNA with Sudhir Chaudhary. This segment of DNA brings to you an analysis of the top news of the day.

Aug 22, 2019, 23:42 PM IST

Watch: DNA analysis of Amazon Fires

There are no lights in sight but the night sky glows a dusky yellow, for the Amazon, is burning. Yes, the Amazon rainforests, the biome that sprawls over 7,000,000 square kilometers of the South American basin and generates more than 20% of the world's oxygen, is on fire, and the Western media is frighteningly apathetic about it.

Aug 22, 2019, 22:54 PM IST

Amazon's biggest global campus launched in Hyderabad

The first owned office building of Amazon outside the United States, and its largest building globally, has come up at Nanakramguda in Gachibowli, an information technology cluster.

Aug 22, 2019, 11:10 AM IST

Ecological disaster: Amazon is on fire, Brazil President blames NGOs

The raging fire in Amazon is believed to be the worst ever and could cause a massive dent in the fight against climate change.

Aug 22, 2019, 08:56 AM IST

Google Assistant beats Alexa, Siri again on smartphones

In its annual test, research-driven venture capital firm Loup Ventures found that Google Assistant understood every single query and answered correctly 92.9 per cent of the time.

Aug 19, 2019, 10:37 AM IST

Facebook let 3rd-party vendors listen to your Messenger chats

Since 2015, Facebook Messenger has offered a feature to transcribe voice clips to text, although it is turned off by default.

Aug 14, 2019, 15:09 PM IST

Facebook full of fake online review groups, warns Which?

Which? found dozens of groups on the social networking site in the UK that are recruiting people to write fake or incentivised reviews, with sellers offering free products in exchange for highly-rated reviews for products listed on Amazon.

Aug 07, 2019, 16:15 PM IST

Twitter admits to user data leak, apologises

According to a blog-post published by Twitter on Tuesday, the user information that may have been shared without people's permission include country code, details of users' engagement with the ad and information about the ad.

Aug 07, 2019, 15:47 PM IST

Jeff Bezos cashes in another $990 mn Amazon shares

From the 530,000 Amazon shares that Bezos sold early this month, he will net an estimated $750 million in cash after taxes, Forbes.com reported.

Aug 06, 2019, 16:45 PM IST

Government comes up with draft guidelines to protect online shoppers

Online shoppers can soon rest assured that if they have any complaints about products or service from an e-commerce site, it would be speedily looked into and resolved.

Aug 05, 2019, 23:37 PM IST

Amazon plans to launch online food delivery service in India

Amazon is working with local partner Catamaran, founded by IT industrialist Narayana Murthy, and has begun hiring staff for the new operation.

Jul 30, 2019, 09:03 AM IST

Developers can now build Hindi skills for Alexa in India

Alexa is currently available in over 80 countries and speaks more than 14 language variants. 

Jul 16, 2019, 16:18 PM IST

Amazon Alexa may come to Windows 10 lock screen

By putting Alexa on the lock screen, a Windows 10 PC would be an Alexa smart speaker even when the PC is in sleep mode.

Jul 16, 2019, 15:38 PM IST

Amazon workers in US, Europe begin protests on Prime Day sale event

The protests across the US and European countries could become a massive headache for Amazon as thousands have begun demanding better pay and working conditions.

Jul 16, 2019, 10:16 AM IST