Amazon Headlines

  • Amazon creates 1,000 new UK research roles as tech giants home in on British talent

    Amazon is investing in three regional hubs across the UK, creating more than 1,000 new skilled jobs in a move UK trade secretary Liam Fox hailed as a "signal to the world that the UK is very much open for business".

    The Telegraph
  • Our hacked future

    Everything from supply chains to the "Internet of Bodies" is vulnerable.

    Washington Post
  • Alexa’s Whisper Mode rolls out to Echo speakers

    Amazon has begun rolling out Whisper Mode for its Alexa digital assistant, The Verge reports.

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  • Amazon to grow on speed not price: analyst

    Consumers hoping Amazon's attempt to win Australian market share will herald an era of bargain prices will be disappointed, but that doesn't mean local...

    Mail Online
  • There's more evidence that the race for Amazon's HQ2 is still wide open (AMZN)

    Amazon officials affiliated with the search for HQ2 have revisited Miami, Chicago, New York City, Newark, and cities in the Washington, DC, area recently, according to reports. Other cities haven't seen Amazon since the initial visit, according to the Wall Street Journal. That could signal that even though Amazon said it would announce the final selection for its second headquarters before the end of the year, the decision is far from set in stone as of yet. Amazon reportedly couldn't get...

    Business Insider
  • Amazon is revisiting HQ2 contenders as it prepares to make its decision — here's who's left in the running (AMZN)

    Amazon is revisiting some of the cities shortlisted for its new headquarters, HQ2, The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday.  Those cities include New York, Newark, Miami, and Chicago, according to The Journal.  20 cities are still in the running, and Amazon is expected to announce a decision before the end of the year. Find out more about their proposals below. It's been nine months since Amazon announced its short list of 20 cities that could become home to its new headquarters, but the...

    Business Insider