Slashdot Items Tagged "amazon"

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Friday February 05, 2016 @12:27PM Amazon's Thin Helvetica Syndrome: Font Anorexia vs. Kindle Readability
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @05:16PM Storing Very Large Files On Amazon's Unlimited Cloud Photo Storage
Monday February 01, 2016 @11:28AM Let's Tear Down a Kiva Bot!
Monday January 25, 2016 @08:03AM Amazon's customer service backdoor
Sunday December 27, 2015 @09:52AM Kindle or Not, a Resurgence In Used Bookstores
Friday December 25, 2015 @01:32AM Amazon Makes It Almost Impossible To Calculate Their "Virtual CPU" Equivalent
Sunday November 29, 2015 @11:25PM Amazon Reveals New Delivery Drone Design With Range of 15 Miles
Thursday November 05, 2015 @04:31PM Amazon Warns Employees About 'Million Mask March' On Seattle HQ Today
Saturday October 31, 2015 @07:38PM Amazon Follows Through: Drops Apple TV, Chromecast
Friday October 23, 2015 @04:52PM RIP: Prolific Amazon Customer Reviewer Harriet Klausner (1952-2015)
Sunday October 18, 2015 @08:16PM Amazon Lawsuit Aims To Kill Fake Reviews
Thursday October 08, 2015 @06:18PM Amazon To Offer Sneakernet Services: Data Upload By Mail
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @08:44AM Amazon Reportedly Aiming For the Low End With a Loss-Leader $50 Tablet
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @07:13AM Mozilla, Microsoft, Amazon, Google, and Others Form 'Alliance For Open Media'
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @12:15PM Life With the Dash Button: Good Design For Amazon, Bad For Everyone Else
Friday August 21, 2015 @09:31PM Amazon To Stop Accepting Flash Ads
Friday August 21, 2015 @05:22PM Amazon Work-Life Balance Defender: Prior Employer Nearly Killed Me and My Team
Saturday July 11, 2015 @05:55PM Is the Amazon-Led Economic Boom Wrecking Seattle?
Sunday June 14, 2015 @12:42AM Amazon Publishes Opaque Transparency Report
Saturday May 09, 2015 @11:58AM Anonymous Tor Cloud Project Closes Down
Thursday March 26, 2015 @11:54PM Amazon Announces Unlimited Cloud Storage Plans
Saturday March 07, 2015 @09:45PM Amazon Opening Imported Goods Store On Alibaba
Saturday January 17, 2015 @03:54PM Ridley Scott Adapts Philip K. Dick's 'Man in the High Castle' For Amazon
Saturday December 27, 2014 @11:31AM 13,000 Passwords, Usernames Leaked For Major Commerce, Porn Sites
Friday November 21, 2014 @12:04AM As Amazon Grows In Seattle, Pay Equity For Women Declines
Thursday November 06, 2014 @06:06PM Amazon's Echo: a $200, Multi-Function, Audio-Centric Device
Monday November 03, 2014 @03:10AM Amazon Releases (Not Many) Details On Its Workforce Demographics
Saturday October 25, 2014 @02:05AM Ballmer Says Amazon Isn't a "Real Business"
Thursday September 25, 2014 @10:04AM Amazon Forced To Reboot EC2 To Patch Bug In Xen
Thursday September 25, 2014 @01:22AM Amazon Instant Video Now Available On Android
Thursday September 25, 2014 @01:12AM Amazon's Plan To Storm the Cable Industry's Castle
Tuesday September 09, 2014 @09:26AM Under the Apple Hype Machine, Amazon Drops Fire Phone Price To 99 Cents
Monday August 25, 2014 @07:24PM Amazon To Buy Twitch For $970 Million
Sunday August 24, 2014 @10:23AM Sources Say Amazon Will Soon Be Targeting Ads, a la Google AdWords
Monday July 28, 2014 @09:44AM Attackers Install DDoS Bots On Amazon Cloud
Saturday July 26, 2014 @09:00AM Greenpeace: Amazon Fire Burns More Coal and Gas Than It Should
Wednesday July 16, 2014 @10:45AM Amazon Is Testing a $10-Per-Month Ebook Service
Saturday July 12, 2014 @11:04PM The Least They Could Do: Amazon Charges 1 Cent To Meet French Free Shipping Ban
Saturday July 05, 2014 @12:51PM Amazon Fighting FTC Over In-App Purchases Fine
Wednesday July 02, 2014 @11:50AM Amazon Sues After Ex-Worker Takes Google Job
Wednesday July 02, 2014 @08:01AM Bug In Fire TV Screensaver Tears Through 250 GB Data Cap
Thursday June 26, 2014 @11:08AM Seattle Gets Takeout By Amazon
Wednesday June 18, 2014 @08:38AM Amazon's Android Appstore Coming To BlackBerry
Sunday June 15, 2014 @05:44PM Amazon's 3D Smartphone As a (Useful) Gimmick
Saturday June 14, 2014 @02:25PM Despite Project's Demise, Amazon Web Services Continues To Use TrueCrypt
Monday June 09, 2014 @03:05PM Kindle Touch Gets World's Simplest Jailbreak
Friday May 16, 2014 @10:03AM EFF: Amazon, AT&T, and Snapchat Most Likely To Rat On You To the Gov't
Thursday May 15, 2014 @01:20PM You've Got Male: Amazon's Growth Impacting Seattle Dating Scene
Thursday May 08, 2014 @03:09PM USPTO Approves Amazon Patent For Taking Pictures
Wednesday April 30, 2014 @07:22AM Why Does Amazon Want To Sell Its Own Smartphone, Anyway
Tuesday April 15, 2014 @08:51AM How Amazon Keeps Cutting AWS Prices: Cheapskate Culture
Thursday April 03, 2014 @03:29PM Details You're Not Supposed To See From Boston U's Patent Settlements
Thursday April 03, 2014 @12:09PM Amazon's Fire TV: Is It Worth Game Developers' Time?
Friday March 28, 2014 @09:02PM Judge OKs Class Action Suit Against Apple For E-Book Price Fixing
Sunday March 23, 2014 @08:11PM AWS Urges Devs To Scrub Secret Keys From GitHub
Thursday March 13, 2014 @03:12PM Amazon Hikes Prime Membership Fee
Sunday February 23, 2014 @01:52PM Amazon To Put Android In Set-top Box To Compete With Apple, Roku
Thursday February 20, 2014 @12:49PM Your Next Online Order Could Be Delivered To Your Car's Trunk
Thursday February 06, 2014 @10:26AM Amazon's Double-Helix Acquisition Hints At Gaming Console
Friday January 31, 2014 @10:57PM Price of Amazon Prime May Jump To $119 a Year
Sunday January 19, 2014 @12:53PM Amazon: We Can Ship Items Before Customers Order
Thursday December 26, 2013 @09:37AM Surge In Online Orders Overwhelms UPS Christmas Deliveries
Monday December 16, 2013 @09:40PM Amazon Workers Strike In Germany As Christmas Orders Peak
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @08:12AM eBay CEO: Amazon Drones Are Fantasy
Monday December 09, 2013 @08:12PM Amazon Uses Robots To Speed Up Human 'Pickers' In Fulfillment Centers
Monday December 02, 2013 @08:00PM Amazon Reveals "Prime Air", Their Plans For 30-minute Deliveries By Drone
Tuesday November 26, 2013 @09:49AM BBC: Amazon Workers Face "Increased Risk of Mental Illness"
Wednesday November 06, 2013 @11:33AM Amazon Offers Cut of Ebook Sales To Book Stores Selling Kindle
Sunday November 03, 2013 @08:33AM Amazon Botches Sales Tax, Overcharges NJ
Friday November 01, 2013 @05:11PM Why Amazon Fights State Sales Tax, But Supports It Nationally
Sunday October 27, 2013 @03:11PM Why Amazon Is Profitless Only By Choice
Thursday September 26, 2013 @10:50AM Big Box? Nissan Note the First-Ever Car You Can 'Buy' On Amazon
Wednesday September 25, 2013 @11:26AM Amazon Launches Kindle Fire HDX Tablets
Friday September 20, 2013 @05:36PM Amazon "Unlaunches" & Postpones $100,000 Civic Apps Contest For AWS
Friday September 06, 2013 @04:48PM Court Bars Apple From Making Industry-Wide E-book Deals
Wednesday September 04, 2013 @03:00PM Amazon hiring more than a 100 who can get top secret clearances
Tuesday September 03, 2013 @10:15AM Amazon Finally Bundles Ebooks With Printed Books
Sunday August 25, 2013 @04:14AM Sources Say Amazon Testing Its Own Wireless Networking Service
Tuesday August 20, 2013 @08:37AM Amazon Angling For Same-Day Delivery Beyond Groceries
Wednesday July 31, 2013 @07:05AM Obama Praises Amazon At One of Its Controversial Warehouses
Friday July 12, 2013 @10:03PM Are Amazon Vine Reviews of Technical Books a Joke?
Thursday June 06, 2013 @04:20PM Amazon: Publishers Strong-Armed Us On E-Books
Thursday June 06, 2013 @10:22AM Amazon Debuts Multi-Platform Indie Games Store
Sunday June 02, 2013 @05:44PM Disposable VPN: Tor Gateways With EC2 Free Tiers
Sunday May 19, 2013 @10:42AM Amazon, Google and Apple Won't Need To Pay Tax, Despite Goverment Threats
Monday May 13, 2013 @05:36PM Amazon Buys Sunlight Readable Color Display Company Liquavista
Tuesday April 23, 2013 @11:15AM The Dark Side of Amazon's New Pilots
Tuesday April 23, 2013 @10:50AM Amazon Debuts Mixed Bag of Original Comedy Pilots
Saturday April 20, 2013 @03:39PM Amazon Nears Debut of Original TV Shows
Friday March 29, 2013 @03:45PM US and Russia Lead List of Malware Hosts
Wednesday March 27, 2013 @04:31PM One in six Amazon S3 storage buckets are ripe for data-plundering
Friday March 22, 2013 @08:12AM Samsung Want to Sell Liquavista to Amazon
Friday March 15, 2013 @01:14PM By the numbers: How Google Compute Engine stacks up to Amazon EC2
Monday March 11, 2013 @04:04AM Amazon's Quest for Web Names Draws Foes
Saturday March 09, 2013 @11:50AM U.S. ISBN Monopoly Denies Threat From Digital Self-Publishing
Saturday March 09, 2013 @10:55AM U.S. ISBN monopoly denies threat from digital publishing
Thursday March 07, 2013 @04:51PM In Wake of Poor Reviews, Amazon Yanks SimCity Download
Tuesday March 05, 2013 @05:49AM Google Is Building A Same-Day Amazon Prime Competitor, "Google Shopping Express"
Friday March 01, 2013 @06:31AM British researchers "gamify" cancer cure search
Tuesday February 26, 2013 @12:22PM Federal Court OKs Amazon's System of Suggesting Alternative Products
Tuesday February 26, 2013 @12:07PM Amazon's Merchandising of Its Search Results Doesn't Violate Trademark Law
Saturday February 23, 2013 @05:25PM Buying Their Way Onto The NY Times Bestsellers List
Thursday February 21, 2013 @05:16PM Microsoft Azure Overtakes Amazon's Cloud In Performance Test
Thursday February 21, 2013 @01:37PM Why My Team Went With DynamoDB Over MongoDB
Thursday February 21, 2013 @01:06PM DRM Lawsuit Filed By Independent Bookstores Against Amazon, 'Big Six' Publishers
Tuesday February 19, 2013 @09:19AM The End Is Near for GameStop
Saturday February 16, 2013 @03:08PM Amazon Sells Out Predator Drone Toy After Mocking Reviews
Friday February 15, 2013 @07:51PM Congress Takes Up Online Sales Tax
Tuesday February 12, 2013 @08:49AM Turning a Kindle Fire HD Into a Power Tablet
Tuesday February 05, 2013 @03:16PM Amazon to mint virtual coins that can be spent only Kindle apps
Thursday January 31, 2013 @05:05PM Suffers Outage: Nearly $5M Down the Drain?
Thursday January 31, 2013 @04:58PM suffers outage: Nearly $5M down the drain?
Monday January 21, 2013 @06:39AM France proposes a taxt on personal information collection
Saturday January 19, 2013 @06:54AM Amazon Sidesteps App Store Business Model, Plays Back MP3s From Safari
Friday January 18, 2013 @10:10PM Step 1: Amazon MP3 Web App. Step 2: Amazon Profit. Step 3, Apple?
Thursday January 10, 2013 @07:59PM Canonical Intentionally Ignores Fix For Unity Shopping Lens Bug
Tuesday January 01, 2013 @07:27PM Chromebook takes top place in laptop sales on Amazon.
Tuesday January 01, 2013 @12:12PM Gnome Extension Offers a Shopping Lens We Can Live With
Sunday December 23, 2012 @01:15PM Typingpool: Human Audio Transcription Parallelism
Friday December 21, 2012 @03:23PM How the internet became a closed shop
Tuesday December 18, 2012 @04:54AM How Amazon manages 35 Orders per Second
Friday December 14, 2012 @08:01PM Will Tablets Kill Off e-Readers?
Tuesday November 27, 2012 @06:43AM Amazon And Google Barred From UK Government Cloud
Monday November 26, 2012 @09:48AM O'Reilly Discounts Every eBook by 50%
Friday November 16, 2012 @02:59AM Earth's Biggest Wine Cellar?
Thursday November 15, 2012 @03:57PM Amazon Payment Adds "No Class Action" Language To Terms of Service
Thursday November 15, 2012 @08:38AM Amazon Payment Adds "No Class Action" Language to Terms Of Service
Friday November 09, 2012 @10:41PM Amazon To Launch Sydney Data Center
Tuesday November 06, 2012 @09:40AM iPad Mini Costs $24 More To Make Than Kindle Fire HD
Tuesday November 06, 2012 @09:19AM iPad Mini costs $24 more to make than Kindle Fire HD
Sunday November 04, 2012 @06:22PM Amazon Charges Sales Tax On "Shipping and Handling"
Sunday October 28, 2012 @08:10PM Funding models for a free e-book?
Tuesday October 23, 2012 @02:14AM Amazon remote-wipes user's Kindle with no real explanation
Tuesday October 23, 2012 @01:29AM Amazon wipes Kindle account of Norwegian customer and refuses to tell why
Monday October 22, 2012 @05:16PM Amazon Wipes Kindle and account; won't say why.
Saturday October 20, 2012 @12:22AM Mapping The Entertainment Ecosystems of Apple, Microsoft, Google & Amazon
Thursday October 18, 2012 @08:24AM Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos Calls For Governments To End Patent Wars
Monday October 15, 2012 @04:50PM Amazon Kindle eBook Users To Get Refunds After Settlement
Monday October 15, 2012 @08:31AM Amazon considering buying Texas Instrument's Chip Business
Saturday October 13, 2012 @04:30AM Stallman on Unity: Canonical will have to hand over users' data to governments
Tuesday October 09, 2012 @02:54PM Amazon Introduces "Immersion Reading" Technology
Friday September 28, 2012 @09:11AM Canonical Adds Kill Switch After Ubuntu Privacy Row
Wednesday September 26, 2012 @11:09AM Barnes & Noble's Nook HD Tablets Face iPad, Kindle Fire HD
Tuesday September 25, 2012 @07:44AM Shuttleworth: Trust Us, We're Trying to Make Shopping Better
Monday September 24, 2012 @12:31PM Ubuntu Will Now Have Amazon Ads Pre-Installed
Friday September 21, 2012 @09:41AM Resilience Testing at Amazon, Etsy, and Google
Thursday September 20, 2012 @08:38PM Walmart abandons Amazon's Kindle lineup
Wednesday September 19, 2012 @09:41AM Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7 Rooted
Wednesday September 12, 2012 @04:33AM Amazon Allows Opens Market For Second-Hand Cloud
Tuesday September 11, 2012 @11:50AM China's Alibaba to Outsell Amazon, eBay Combined
Tuesday September 11, 2012 @07:56AM Amazon Now Discounting HarperCollins EBooks
Monday September 10, 2012 @07:16PM Amazon Now Discounting HarperCollins eBooks
Monday September 10, 2012 @06:08AM Amazon Kindle Fire HD 4G Tablet Delayed By FCC
Friday September 07, 2012 @06:30AM Amazon Debuts Kindle Paperwhite, Kindle Fire HD In 2 Sizes
Thursday September 06, 2012 @05:41PM E-book Agency Model struck down
Thursday August 30, 2012 @10:27AM Kindle Fire Is Sold Out Forever
Monday August 27, 2012 @08:19PM LendInk EBook Lending Service Returns, Receives Fishy DMCA Notice
Saturday August 25, 2012 @01:37PM Amazon, Apple Expected to Strut Their Small-Tablet Stuff Soon
Tuesday August 21, 2012 @09:35AM Amazon Wants To Replace Tape With Slow But Cheap Off-Site "Glacier" Storage
Thursday August 16, 2012 @11:02AM Microsoft Azure vs. Amazon Web Services, For Programmers
Monday August 13, 2012 @10:07AM Barnes & Noble Cuts Prices on Nook Color, Tablet
Sunday August 12, 2012 @09:43AM How Will Amazon, Barnes & Noble Survive the iPad Mini?
Wednesday August 08, 2012 @06:37PM Legitimate ebook lending community closed after copyright complaints
Monday August 06, 2012 @10:06PM Kindle E-Book Sales Surpass Print Sales In UK
Monday August 06, 2012 @09:50PM How Apple and Amazon Security Flaws Led To Mat Honan's Identity Theft
Monday August 06, 2012 @06:52AM Amazon Kindle Book Sales Surpass Print In UK
Friday July 27, 2012 @02:16PM HP Offers Free Access To OpenStack
Thursday July 26, 2012 @01:50PM HP Cloud offers up free access to OpenStack
Thursday July 26, 2012 @07:28AM Web Giants Form US Internet Lobby Group
Wednesday July 25, 2012 @10:05AM Netflix Latest Earnings Report Shows Trouble
Tuesday July 24, 2012 @02:23AM DOJ to Apple: You're wrong, wrong, wrong on e-books
Saturday July 21, 2012 @04:35PM US Charges Russian With Launching 2008 Amazon DoS Attack
Friday July 20, 2012 @07:44PM Facebook Less Trusted Than Amazon, Google In Data Use, Poll Says
Friday July 13, 2012 @01:15AM Why Amazon Wants To Pay Sales Tax
Thursday July 12, 2012 @12:42PM Why Amazon wants to pay sales tax
Thursday July 12, 2012 @08:56AM Google Nexus 7 Parts Cost $18 More Than Kindle Fire
Thursday July 12, 2012 @08:34AM Google Nexus 7 Parts Cost $18 More Than Kindle Fire
Tuesday July 10, 2012 @08:47AM Algorithmic Pricing On Amazon 'Could Spark Flash Crash'
Friday July 06, 2012 @06:15AM Amazon Plans Smartphone to Rival Apple iPhone and Google Android Devices
Saturday June 30, 2012 @03:15PM When Your e-Books Read You
Friday June 29, 2012 @07:09PM Hands-On Insights Into Google Compute Engine
Sunday May 27, 2012 @02:08PM Apple Fires Back At DoJ Over eBook Price Fixing
Monday May 21, 2012 @07:55AM Waterstones to sell Kindles, Kindle ebooks in store
Sunday May 20, 2012 @09:47PM Amazon Poised To Get Cut of CA Sales Taxes
Sunday May 20, 2012 @09:28PM Amazon Poised to Get Cut of CA Sales Taxes
Friday April 27, 2012 @08:56PM Amazon's Kindle Fire has 54% of Android tablet market. Samsung 15%.
Friday April 27, 2012 @05:27PM Amazon To Pay Texas Sales Tax
Wednesday April 25, 2012 @04:41AM Amazon's Cloud Software Rental Business Leverages Open Source Apps
Wednesday April 18, 2012 @01:52PM Amazon's Cloud Now 1% of Internet Traffic
Thursday April 12, 2012 @11:52AM Amazon to cut eBook prices, shaking rivals
Thursday April 12, 2012 @09:59AM How Apple forced consumers to pay more for ebooks
Sunday April 08, 2012 @01:29AM Next Kindle Expected To Have a Front-Lit Display
Friday April 06, 2012 @01:45PM Amazon Pays No UK Income Tax, Under Investigation
Wednesday April 04, 2012 @08:01AM Federal Court Tosses Colorado's Amazon Tax
Monday April 02, 2012 @12:11PM iSlaves in America
Saturday March 31, 2012 @11:05AM Google, Amazon, Microsoft Go East for Network Gear
Friday March 30, 2012 @04:18AM Fraudsters Scammed iTunes, Amazon For £500,000 Royalties
Thursday March 29, 2012 @01:52PM Amazon Selling Kindle Fire Refurbs For $139
Wednesday March 28, 2012 @11:24AM Warehouse robots come of age as Amazon buys Kiva
Thursday March 22, 2012 @11:46AM Next Gen Kindle Fire to be manufactured by Foxconn