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Amazon expands physical footprint with bigger cashier-less grocery shop

12:59am IST

SEATTLE Amazon.com Inc is bringing its cashier-less store technology to a larger stage. | Video

Amazon holiday sales jump as one-day shipping pays dividends, stock up 13%

31 Jan 2020

Amazon.com Inc on Thursday posted holiday quarter results well above expectations as the expansion of its one-day shipping program came under budget and membership in its Prime loyalty club notched a 50% rise in two years. | Video

Microsoft to erase its carbon footprint, past and future, in climate push

17 Jan 2020

Microsoft Corp on Thursday set a new ambition among Fortune 500 companies in addressing climate change, pledging to remove as much carbon as it has emitted in its 45-year history. | Video

URGENT-Microsoft aims to erase its carbon footprint from atmosphere

16 Jan 2020

Jan 16 Microsoft Corp said on Thursday it aims to remove more carbon from the atmosphere than it emits by 2030 and that by 2050, it hopes to have taken out enough to account for all the direct emissions the company has ever made.

Amazon to ramp up counterfeit reporting to law enforcement

14 Jan 2020

Amazon.com Inc is planning to give more data on counterfeit goods to law enforcement in a further crackdown on fakes listed on its e-commerce sites, a person familiar with the program told Reuters.

U.S. government study finds racial bias in facial recognition tools

21 Dec 2019

Many facial recognition systems misidentify people of color more often than white people, according to a U.S. government study released on Thursday that is likely to increase skepticism of technology widely used by law enforcement agencies.

Amazon to raise U.S. fulfillment fees three percent for merchants next year

21 Dec 2019

Amazon.com Inc plans to raise the fees it charges merchants for warehousing and shipping their goods in the United States by an average 3% next year, the company said Friday, as it faces higher costs from infrastructure and programs such as one-day delivery.

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