Separately, the company agreed to pay $5.8 million in customer refunds for alleged privacy violations involving its doorbell camera Ring.
Amazon also agreed to pay $25 million to settle allegations it violated children's privacy rights when it failed to delete Alexa recordings at the request of parents and kept them longer than necessary, according to a court filing in federal court in Seattle that outlined a separate settlement.
Amazon has confirmed it will discontinue its celebrity voice feature for Alexa devices.
The lunchtime protest comes a week after Amazon's annual shareholder meeting and a month after a policy took effect requiring workers to return to the office three days per week.
The lunchtime protest comes a week after Amazon’s annual shareholder meeting and a month after a policy took effect requiring workers to return to the office three days per week.
Not having a prenup ready in marriage to first wife MacKenzie Scott cost Jeff Bezos $38 billion when the couple divorced in 2019.
Jeff Bezos and Lauren Sanchez had made a grand entrance in Cannes in the Amazon billionaire's $500 million megayacht named Koru.
Total annual emissions touching 8 million tonnes of CO2 is equivalent to emissions generated by 1.615 million petrol cars driven for a year or the emissions from 20 gas-fired power plants in a year, the report suggested.
The New York and Mumbai-based company will use the fresh funds to expand its offerings and increase its customer base
According to a Bloomberg report, this year’s tech rally has lifted Apple, Microsoft, Alphabet and Amazon at least 30 percent and doubled the value of Nvidia and Meta
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos and his partner Lauren Sanchez are engaged, a source close to the couple has confirmed to CNN.
As recently as four years ago, the blue-gray vehicle with the smiley arrow was a relative novelty among fleets of brown and blue-and-white delivery trucks clogging the streets. Today, Amazon vans are almost inescapable. Between 2020 and 2022, their numbers more than doubled, to roughly 100,000.
This comes despite 500 employees being laid off across verticals in India in the second round of job cuts announced earlier this year.
Tech layoffs: The layoffs at Amazon have left a trail of displaced employees seeking new opportunities.
The woman has been re-hired at Amazon, joining the Social Marketing team, her old team, in a new role as a Product Marketing Manager.
The employee, however, was optimistic about what lay ahead of him, in terms of opportunities and expressed gratitude for his time at Amazon.
Simply put, GMV is the total sales over a period of time. It may sometimes be the same as revenues depending on the type of business. For e-commerce companies, while GMV is a reflection of the total value of goods sold, their revenues are only the fees earned from sellers.
Seven cities contribute 92 percent of the total capacity in India. Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad and Kolkata have the largest total DC capacity currently under construction.
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For more than a year the digital assistant has been using a home-built set of large language models — the foundational networks that enable ChatGPT and rival technologies — to help summarize text gathered from the web and make Alexa more conversant in various languages, Dave Limp, Amazon’s senior vice president of Devices & Services, said in an interview.
Amazon Web Services has announced plans to invest $12.7 billion into cloud infrastructure in India by 2030 to meet growing customer demand for cloud services in India.
According to a report, Google swiftly filed H1B visa applications for international H1B hires, including software engineers, consultants, researchers, and various other roles, just a month after Sundar Pichai's announcement of the company's plan to cut 12,000 jobs.
Amazon layoffs: H-1B visa-holders get only 60 days after termination to either find a new job, have another employer file an H-1B petition on their behalf, or leave the US.
A software engineer at Google has revealed the five-step strategy that helped her get interview calls from some of the biggest names in tech – including Microsoft, Amazon and Infosys.