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Amazon staff strike in Germany on Prime Day extravaganza

Jul 15, 2019 - 8:02 PM

Workers in Germany walk out in the early hours on Monday morning, July 15, with Orhan Akman, a spokesman for labor union Verdi, saying, 'We expect a good turnout'

AMAZON GERMANY. This file photo taken on December 17, 2018 shows an Amazon fulfillment center in Leipzig, eastern Germany, as members of Verdi are on strike to protest against missing collective labor agreements. Photo by Peter Endig/dpa/AFP

Amazon says drone deliveries coming 'within months'

Jun 06, 2019 - 1:30 PM

The drones are expected to shorten delivery times for many items to just one day for Amazon Prime members

AMAZON DELIVERIES. In this image released by Amazon, the company unveils its newest drone design for its 'Prime Air' fleet at the Machine Learning, Automation, Robotics and Space conference 're: Mars' in Las Vegas on June 5, 2019. Photo by Jordan Stead/Amazon/AFP

Apocalyptic comedy 'Good Omens' premieres on Amazon Prime

May 31, 2019 - 6:23 PM

The highly-anticipated TV adaptation of Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman's 1990 novel stars David Tennant and Michael Sheen

What you should watch on Amazon Prime Video

Oct 12, 2018 - 8:00 AM

Can’t decide what to binge on? Here are seven series for you to check out

What to watch on Amazon Prime Video

Sep 28, 2018 - 4:52 PM

Can’t decide what to binge on? Here are seven series for you to check out

'THE MARVELOUS MRS MAISEL.' The show, starring Rachel Brosnahan, is available on Amazon Prime Video, along with other binge-worthy titles. Screenshot from

Your Holy Week 2018 binge-watch list

Mar 28, 2018 - 1:00 PM

The long break is the perfect time to catch up on all the shows you won't want to miss

Amazon pushes into Southeast Asia with Singapore launch

Jul 27, 2017 - 2:37 PM

The launch of Amazon Prime in Singapore marks the company s entry into a region of more than 600 million people

A picture taken on December 28, 2016 in Vertou, western France, shows the logo of US electronic commerce and cloud computing company Amazon. Loic Venance/AFP

Amazon video goes global, steps up challenge to Netflix

Dec 15, 2016 - 12:11 PM

The expansion covers the Philippines where the service will be available for 2 99 a month

Amazon video going global in Netflix challenge – report

Nov 18, 2016 - 1:50 PM

The online retail giant s video on demand service will likely expand to 200 countries and territories

GOING GLOBAL. The retail giant expands its video service for a global audience, battling it out with Netflix. Image from Amazon.

Amazon joins music wars with new streaming service

Oct 12, 2016 - 11:48 PM

Amazon Music Unlimited will offer tens of millions of songs to subscribers the company said a step up from the two million available on its existing Amazon Prime streaming service

AMAZON MUSIC UNLIMITED. Screen shot from YouTube.

Amazon unveils Prime Music streaming service

Jun 16, 2014 - 4:25 PM

Amazon goes after Spotify with a streaming service that offers access to a million songs and specially curated music playlists

Amazon set to launch streaming music service

Jun 12, 2014 - 7:12 AM

Amazon is rumored to have been working on a music service but talks appear to have been bogged down over royalties and licensing fees

TechRap: Techie gift guide

Dec 09, 2013 - 11:59 AM

Amazon deliveries in 30 minutes via drones A reversible USB is in the works Our favorite techies help us find the perfect gift for the techie in your life