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Bengaluru-based Flipkart to resume e-commerce sales of essential products

Walmart Inc`s Flipkart will resume e-commerce services for essential products after receiving central and state government assurances on the safety of its delivery staff and a hassle-free supply chain. 

Mar 25, 2020, 19:31 PM IST

Apple suspends active filming of all Apple TV+ series

Netflix and Amazon have also shut down all scripted TV and film physical production for two weeks.
 

Mar 15, 2020, 23:34 PM IST

COVID-19: Amazon cancels re: MARS 2020 annual AI event

The re: MARS 2020 was scheduled to be held from June 16-19 in Las Vegas, Nevada. 

Mar 15, 2020, 13:29 PM IST

Amazon Alexa can now help you with traffic and weather updates, read here

Customers can also watch NBA video highlights on any Alexa-enabled device with a screen. It can also provide updates on the 2020 US presidential election. 

 

Mar 06, 2020, 16:46 PM IST

Entertainment news: Priyanka Chopra to play Ma Anand Sheela in Amazon's Sheela - Details here

Actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas is set to star as Ma Anand Sheela in Amazon Studios' movie 'Sheela'.

Feb 21, 2020, 13:53 PM IST

Goldman in talks with Amazon to offer small business loans - reports

The project could go live as soon as March, the FT reported, citing two people familiar with the matter. Goldman and Apple Inc in March rolled out a virtual credit card to help build out the Wall Street bank`s consumer business, which also consists of its online bank Marcus.

Feb 03, 2020, 22:48 PM IST

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos visits iconic Taj Mahal in Agra

Bezos and Sanchez also posed for the shutterbugs standing in front of the reflecting pool which leads to the 338-year-old mausoleum.

Jan 21, 2020, 20:57 PM IST

Amazon orders electric vans from Deutsche Post's StreetScooter

StreetScooter has also installed 60 charging stations at Amazon`s distribution centre outside Munich, Deutsche Post said in a statement.

Jan 15, 2020, 19:48 PM IST

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi at Raj Ghat after arrival in India

Bezos is on a three-day India visit starting from Tuesday. He is expected to attend an event organised by Amazon for MSMEs.

Jan 15, 2020, 07:48 AM IST

Thousands of traders to protest during Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' India visit on January 15

CAIT has issued a statement saying, ''The Amazon CEO visit will see huge protests from traders across the country.''

Jan 12, 2020, 19:19 PM IST

As Amazon.com flexes its muscle, Seattle moves to curb corporate political donations

A six-member committee of Seattle City Council has already unanimously approved the measure, making it almost certain that the full nine-member council will pass it on Monday.

Jan 12, 2020, 19:19 PM IST

FIR against Amazon for 'hurting' Sikh religious sentiments

The e-commerce major has earlier faced flak as well for letting sellers put such products for sale on the platform

Jan 12, 2020, 17:50 PM IST

Amazon boss Jeff Bezos to face protests from traders during India trip

Bezos will participate in an Amazon event in capital New Delhi aimed at connecting with small and medium-sized enterprises.

Jan 11, 2020, 18:32 PM IST

Amazon introduces Echo Auto in India

Echo Auto uses a car`s 12V charging socket or USB port and connects to the car`s stereo system for audio playback using auxiliary cable or Bluetooth, the official release notes. It features 8 microphones and far-field technology for seamless access. 

Jan 07, 2020, 22:42 PM IST

Amazon considers opening stores in Germany: report

Amazon already operates stores in the United States and Britain, including the Whole Foods grocery chain and checkout-free Amazon Go food stores.

Jan 04, 2020, 23:53 PM IST

Google fined 150 million Euros by France

The fine comes as France and other European countries maintain high levels of scrutiny on major U.S. tech companies such as Google, Facebook , Apple and Amazon, which are often criticised for having relatively low tax payments.

Dec 20, 2019, 16:58 PM IST

Amazon Alexa can now respond in happy or disappointed tone

Starting this week, US users will be able to enable Alexa to respond with either a happy/excited or disappointed/empathetic tone, the official blog notes.

Nov 27, 2019, 21:28 PM IST

Nike says bye to selling on Amazon

Big brands have quit Amazon's platform due to sales of counterfeit products and unauthorised sellers which undermines the value of the original brands. 

Nov 13, 2019, 23:29 PM IST

Microsoft beats Amazon for Pentagon's $10 billion cloud computing contract

Microsoft Corp. has won the Pentagon`s $10 billion (£7.80 billion) cloud computing contract, the Defense Department said on Friday, beating out favourite Amazon.com Inc.

Oct 26, 2019, 07:52 AM IST

E-tailers set to celebrate Diwali worth Rs 35,000 crore

Amazon and Flipkart, e-tailers in India achieved a record $3 billion (nearly Rs 19,000 crore) of Gross Merchandise Value (GMV) in the first six days of the festive sale from September 29-October 4.

Oct 24, 2019, 11:33 AM IST