Amazon Alexa assisting NASA become smarter at work

Jun 20 2018

Amazon is helping the US space agency organise daily tasks while making sense of intrinsic data-sets.

Amazon CEO pips Bill gates to become world's richest man

Jun 19 2018

Forbes World's Billionaires list shows Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos sitting atop a net wealth of USD 141.9 billion

Myntra bets big on 'kirana' stores for last-mile delivery

Jun 18 2018

Myntra today said it will leverage 7,500 'kirana' stores across the country for last-mile delivery of packages during its 'End of Reason' sale to be held between June 22-25.

Amazon to add over 1,000 jobs in Ireland

Jun 18 2018

Amazon will add more than 1,000 new jobs in Ireland over the next two years, the U.S. online retail giant said.

BOJ says online shopping pushing down core inflation

Jun 18 2018

The spread of online shopping in Japan is dragging down consumer inflation, the central bank said, highlighting the “Amazon effect” on prices and the challenges policy makers face.

Google to invest $550 million in Chinese e-commerce giant

Jun 18 2018

Google will invest $550 mn in JD com, part of the US internet giant’s efforts to expand its presence in fast-growing Asian markets and battle rivals including Amazon.

Amazon, McDonald's in payment tie-up

Jun 15 2018

Amazon and McDonald's have formed an alliance that allows customers shopping on McDelivery to enjoy the ease of one-click purchase using Amazon Pay.

Microsoft takes aim at Amazon with push for checkout-free retail

Jun 14 2018

Microsoft is working on technology that would eliminate cashiers and checkout lines from stores, in a nascent challenge to Amazon automated grocery shop.

Carrefour takes on French rivals in e-commerce with Google tie-up

Jun 12 2018

Carrefour is teaming up with Google to boost its online shopping business on its home turf, where rivals are also launching e-commerce offensives.

'Investigating labor conditions at China factory used for Amazon'

Jun 11 2018

Foxconn said it is investigating a plant in China that makes devices for Amazon, after a US watchdog group criticized what it described as harsh working conditions at the factory.

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