‘We are not robots’: Amazon warehouse employees push to unionize — Technology | The Guardian

Workers announced launch of union push in response to working conditions as company says it does not recognize allegationsAs Amazon’s workforce has more than doubled over the past three years, workers at Amazon fulfillment center warehouses in the United States have started organizing and pushing toward forming a union to fight back against the company’s…

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How Scammers in China Manipulate Amazon — Peace and Freedom

This WSJ original video explains how sellers are using fake reviews, artificial sales and even bribes to deceive online consumers . By Jon Emont and Clément Bürge The Wall Street Journal Dec. 17, 2018 6:00 a.m. ET . Amazon users may know the feeling, especially during the holiday shopping season: Overwhelmed by choices on an e-commerce platform […]

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Alexa can now arm your home security system — including Amazon’s Ring Alarm — The Verge – Tech Posts

You would think that Amazon’s Ring home security system and Amazon’s Echo smart speakers would intelligently work together, right? You’d be mostly wrong — but today, the company is taking another small step towards tying them together by letting you arm, disarm, and check the status of some Ring, ADT, Honeywell, Abode, and Scout security…

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Facebook vs Amazon Battle for Market Share in Online Advertising & E-commerce — In Stock News

Facebook is coming into Amazon’s e-commerce market with their new e-commerce pages via the facebook.com website. Likewise, Amazon is now pursuing Facebook in the advertising market by selling display ads across its e-commerce network, other websites, and hardware devices. This has been Facebook’s bread and butter for a long time, it is how the company […]

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Instacart and Amazon-owned Whole Foods are parting ways — TechCrunch

Instacart has announced this morning it will no longer be doing business with Whole Foods, a U.S. organic grocery chain the company launched a partnership with in 2014. This comes roughly one year after Amazon closed its $13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods; Amazon, of course, has its own grocery delivery service, AmazonFresh. Currently, Instacart…

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How can Shopify compete with Amazon? — ebizzwatchblog

While I was working on the creation of my online shop using Shopify, I asked myself how I will be able to compete with the already installed retailers. Many online merchants want their products on Amazon because it’s the busiest shopping platform that already has a giant customer base. What would businesses gain to sell […]

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