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Amazon’s Fire HD tablets are back at all-time lows 

Amazon’s Fire HD tablets are again on sale at their lowest prices ever, matching deals we saw just a couple of weeks ago. With a starting price of just $70, they may have some appeal if you’re looking for a cheap entertainment device or e-reader.Whil…

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Abandoned mall department stores may become Amazon’s next fulfillment centers 

One of the largest owners of shopping mall real estate in the United Stages, Simon Property Group, has been talking to Amazon about transforming its anchor department stores into Amazon distribution hubs, according to the Wall Street Journal. In the case of Simon Property, the anchor tenants like J.C. Penney and Sears that used to […]

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Last year’s Amazon fires stirred global outrage. This year’s dry season has started out worse. 

President Jair Bolsonaro, under pressure in Brazil and beyond, has banned intentional fires and deployed the military. But the right-wing populist has also publicly doubted the severity of the fires.

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Amazon Prime Day 2020: When is it, and what can we expect? 

Prime Day 2020 won’t arrive until July, but that doesn’t mean we can’t start getting into the spirit now.

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Brazil: July surge in Amazon fires raises fears of repeat of 2019 

Fires in Brazilian Amazon rise 28 percent, fuelling fears the world’s biggest rainforest will again be devastated.

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At last, the tech titans’ nerd immunity shows signs of fading 

Congress grilled Apple, Google, Facebook and Amazon last week, and their pitiful replies show Democrats may be set to curtail them at lastThe most striking thing about Wednesday’s congressional interrogation of the leaders of Apple, Google, Facebook and Amazon was the absence of deference to the four moguls. This was such a radical departure from previous pr […]

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Amazon’s virus stumbles have been a boon for Walmart and Target 

Shipping delays and out-of-stock items meant online shoppers turned to other retailers, including Walmart and Target, whose networks of brick-and-mortar shops suddenly became an advantage for picking up and shipping e-commerce purchases quickly.

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Amazon’s ad revenue in 2020 is set to grow 23.5% despite the pandemic 

Insider Intelligence publishes thousands of research reports, charts, and forecasts on the Media, Advertising, and Marketing industry. You can learn more about becoming a client here. The following is a preview of one Media, Advertising, and Marketing forecast.  Amazon will continue to see ad spending growth in 2020, albeit at a depressed rate when compared […]

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‘Big companies aren’t bad’: Zuckerberg and other tech CEOs to testify in historic antitrust hearing 

Chief executives of Amazon, Google and Apple will also testify as part of a high-powered investigation of the tech industry“Companies aren’t bad just because they are big,” Facebook executive Mark Zuckerberg is set to tell Congress on Wednesday, as the world’s most powerful technology companies face a historic investigation into their size and power.Zuckerbe […]

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Amazon expands its grocery service in head-to-head battle with U.K. supermarkets 

Amazon is expanding its online grocery service ahead of its second-quarter earnings this week, in a major offensive to win more customers in the fiercely competitive U.K. grocery market.

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Dele Alli feeds Eric Dier a sweet during FIFA session in clip from Tottenham Amazon documentary  

Dele Alli and Eric Dier’s bromance is shown to be in good health in the latest clip of Amazon Prime Video’s All Or Nothing documentary.

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Bezos, Cook, Zuckerberg and Pichai Face Lawmakers’ Antitrust Concerns 

Top executives of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google will appear at a House antitrust hearing on Wednesday. They’re expected to face questions about whether their companies have become too powerful and dominant. WSJ’s Jason Bellini reports. Photo composite: Sharon Shi

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Nintendo Switch Pro Controller drops to $59 at Amazon 

One of the most useful accessories for the Nintendo Switch hit its lowest price ever (and is actually in stock again). The Nintendo Switch Pro Controller is on sale for $59 at Amazon — that’s $11 off its normal price and the best deal we’ve seen on i…

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Get the tough-to-find Nintendo Switch Pro controller for $10 off 

Photo by James Bareham / The Verge Nintendo’s Switch Pro controller is one of my favorites ever, but there are two things that I don’t like about it: it’s kind of expensive, and it’s usually hard to find. For a limited time, Amazon is solving both problems by selling its stock for $60 each, which is $10 off its usual price. Get this controller if you want ex […]

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Italy is launching an antitrust investigation into Amazon and Apple 

Amazon and Apple are facing more antitrust accusations. This time, Italy is investigating. Authorities want to know whether the two companies agreed to prevent retailers who are not part of Apple’s official program to sell Apple products and Beats he…

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