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October 3, 2018 7:10 PM Amazon announces $50 4K-capable Fire TV Stick

Amazon just unveiled its first sub-$50 media streamer capable of streaming 4K content. The new Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K is a media hub that supports ultra high definition (UHD, or 4K) streaming video with high dynamic range (HDR) in HDR10, HDR10+, and Dolby Vision formats. The Fire TV Stick 4K features a 1.7GHz quad-core processor that Amazon claims is 80 percent 83

October 3, 2018 3:38 PM EBay Accuses Amazon of Illegally Poaching Sellers

In a cease-and-desist letter, eBay alleges Amazon sales representatives sent more than 1,000 messages to sellers on its platform EBay Inc. is accusing Amazon.com Inc.’s sales reps of trying to poach sellers for its own marketplace through eBay’s messaging system. EBay sent a cease-and-desist letter to Amazon on Monday to stop the alleged recruiting practice 72

October 2, 2018 4:21 PM Amazon to Raise Its Minimum U.S. Wage to $15 an Hour

New level starts Nov. 1, covers more than 250,000 current employees, 100,000 seasonal workers Amazon.com Inc. on Tuesday said it was raising the minimum wage it pays all U.S. workers to $15 an hour, a move that comes as the company faced increased criticism about pay and benefits for its warehouse workers. The new minimum wage will kick in Nov. 1, covering 62

October 2, 2018 11:19 AM Amazon to raise minimum wage to $15 for U.S. employees

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc said on Tuesday it would raise its minimum wage to $15 per hour for its U.S. employees from next month, as it faces criticism for pay disparity from lawmakers and labor unions. The move comes at a time when the “Fight for Fifteen” movement — a union-led push for a $15 minimum wage — has been gaining traction in cities across 67

September 28, 2018 10:30 PM Oracle's Kurian to step down as president of product development

(Reuters) - Business software maker Oracle Corp said on Friday Thomas Kurian, its president of product development would be stepping down, effective immediately. Kurian's responsibilities have been reassigned to other senior executives, the company said in a filing. (bit.ly/2y1gO0r) Earlier this month, Oracle said Kurian was taking a break and the company 86

September 28, 2018 7:16 PM Rising Cloud Bills May Get a Breather

Big tech’s capital spending surge may start to cool, though unlikely for long When the world’s largest tech companies report third-quarter results in a few weeks, how much they spend will be at least as important as how much they make. The enormous, so-called “hyperscale” networks owned by Alphabet Inc.’s Google, Amazon.com, Microsoft and Facebook demand 82

September 27, 2018 10:48 PM Inside the New Amazon 4-Star Store, a Novelty Gift Shop

The online retail giant opens a New York store with nearly 2,000 rotating products rated four stars or above on the website Amazon.com Inc. has seen the future of retail and it looks something like a refreshed version of a Brookstone store, the gadget purveyor that filed for bankruptcy last month. Reminiscent of a novelty gift store or an airport gadget 70

September 27, 2018 2:02 PM Amazon-owned Twitch to stream Thursday NFL games this season

Thursday Night Football will debut for free on Amazon-owned livestreaming platform Twitch beginning with this week's matchup between the Minnesota Vikings and the Los Angeles Rams, the company announced Thursday. The move to Twitch is a part of Amazon's renewal of its two-year, $130 million broadcasting deal with the NFL for the 2018 and 2019 seasons 74

September 26, 2018 9:45 PM Amazon Is Opening New York Store to Sell Highly Rated Products

The ‘4-star’ store will feature a range of goods rated four stars or above on Amazon.com Amazon.com Inc. on Wednesday said it is opening a new bricks-and-mortar store that will feature a selection of goods curated partly by local consumers’ online shopping habits, in an attempt to reshape the way consumers shop. Amazon 4-star will open to the public 64

September 26, 2018 8:39 PM Amazon to open new retail store in New York City in latest brick-and-mortar push

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) on Wednesday said it is opening a store in New York City that will sell products ranging from card games to skillets that are highly rated on its website, in the company’s latest push into brick-and-mortar retail. The shop, known as Amazon 4-Star, marks a new store format for the world’s largest online retailer, which 73