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German automaker BMW furthers tech tie-up with Amazon, to use Amazon Alexa to make its own virtual assistant
BMW started offering Alexa assistant in select cars in 2018. This time, the company is going to utilise the technology to build its own digital assistant.
WhatsApp Pay India head Manesh Mahatme ends his 18-month stint, many join Amazon India
Mahatme, who was earlier director and board member of Amazon Pay India, was hired by WhatsApp to head its payments vertical in April 2021.
California drags Amazon to court over antitrust law violations
California has alleged that Amazon used contract provisions to effectively bar third-party sellers and wholesale suppliers from offering lower prices for products on non-Amazon sites.
Amazon, Google team up to attack new cloud computing changes by Microsoft
This comes after Microsoft announced to amend licensing deals and other changes that will take effect on October 1.
Apple, Google, Netflix, Amazon India execs to depose before Parliamentary panel on Tuesday
Global tech majors including Apple, Google, Amazon, Netflix and Microsoft are facing probe into anti-competitive practices in the digital space.
Health-tech start-up Fitterfly raises $12 mn Series A funding led by Amazon Smbhav
The funding will be used to expand reach, enhance branding and improve the technology stack.
US BigTech Amazon attacks new antitrust bill
The company argued the bill targets one retailer, Amazon, by requiring a market value of at least $550 billion to qualify for regulation, thus excluding Walmart and Target.
Amazon India creates 11.6 lakh jobs, digitises 40 lakh MSMEs with $5 billion export till date
The company said that in January 2020 it pledged to digitise one crore MSMEs, enable $10 billion in cumulative exports and create 20 lakh jobs in India by 2025.
Global tech giants led by Cisco, Amazon, Google, Facebook and Intel oppose ‘E band’ allotment to telcos
According to Industry experts, the move is in direct conflict with the sector regulator’s position to open up this spectrum band.
Amazon aggregator Thrasio onboards Greg Greeley as new company CEO
The announcement comes at a time when Thrasio is reported to be looking to lay off a portion of its employees this week.