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The Seattle Times
Local drug firm goes on ‘Dr. Oz’ with new potential patient — Charlie SheenCharlie Sheen may not be the perfect celebrity endorser these days: alcohol and
Local drug firm goes on ‘Dr. Oz’ with new potential patient — Charlie Sheen
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Charlie Sheen may not be the perfect celebrity endorser these days: alcohol and drug abuse, outbursts that got him fired from his TV sitcom, a chase after crazy alternative therapies to keep his HIV suppressed. And “The Dr. Oz Show,” with a history... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Rackspace now hosts Red Hat’s Enterprise Linux OpenStack on its private cloudRackspace Private Cloud powered by Red Hat is essentially Red Hat’s Enterprise
Rackspace now hosts Red Hat’s Enterprise Linux OpenStack on its private cloud
SiliconANGLE / Posted 19 hours ago
Rackspace Private Cloud powered by Red Hat is essentially Red Hat’s Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform hosted on Rackspace’s private cloud, and sits alongside Rackspace’s own Private Cloud powered by OpenStack. The service comes with Rackspace’s... Read more
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Silicon Valley
The cloud can't kill demand for computers as big as a fridgeSEATTLE -- For PGS, an oil-imaging company in Oslo, Norway, finding pockets of
The cloud can't kill demand for computers as big as a fridge
Silicon Valley / Posted yesterday
SEATTLE -- For PGS, an oil-imaging company in Oslo, Norway, finding pockets of oil and natural gas in the ground essentially starts by taking a large ultrasound picture of Earth. "It involves huge amounts of data," said Guillaume Cambois, PGS'... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
The cloud can't kill demand for computers as big as a fridgeSEATTLE -- For PGS, an oil-imaging company in Oslo, Norway, finding pockets of
The cloud can't kill demand for computers as big as a fridge
Oakland Tribune / Posted yesterday
SEATTLE -- For PGS, an oil-imaging company in Oslo, Norway, finding pockets of oil and natural gas in the ground essentially starts by taking a large ultrasound picture of Earth. "It involves huge amounts of data," said Guillaume Cambois, PGS'... Read more
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eWeek
Netflix Now Running Its Movies Exclusively on AWSNetflix made the move because it believes that the public cloud is more reliabl
Netflix Now Running Its Movies Exclusively on AWS
eWeek / Posted yesterday
Netflix made the move because it believes that the public cloud is more reliable and cost-effective for showing movies than its own in-house data centers. Maybe you didn't bother thinking about that previously, but that's OK. Many people are taking... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
Google Cloud Platform Debuts Lambda-Like ‘Cloud Functions’ that Respond to EventsThis week, the Google Cloud Platform debuted Google Cloud Functions, a way to c
Google Cloud Platform Debuts Lambda-Like ‘Cloud Functions’ that Respond to Events
Web Host Industry Review / Posted yesterday
This week, the Google Cloud Platform debuted Google Cloud Functions, a way to create lightweight, single-purpose functions that respond to cloud events without having to manage a separate server or a runtime environment. Cloud Functions are written... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Can Amazon's Failed Cash Register End Up Saving Square?Amazon.com's attempt to offer credit card processing for brick-and-mortar retai
Can Amazon's Failed Cash Register End Up Saving Square?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Amazon.com's attempt to offer credit card processing for brick-and-mortar retailers failed miserably. This is despite the fact that the online giant offered to charge less for the service than what small retailers are currently paying. Stores balked... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Amazon.com Acquires NICEE-commerce giant Amazon.com has acquired NICE, a small company based in Italy,
Amazon.com Acquires NICE
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
E-commerce giant Amazon.com has acquired NICE, a small company based in Italy, to be part of its growing Amazon Web Services business. NICE offers software and services for high-performance and technical computing that allow customers to optimize... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Verizon shutters two public cloud services amidst competition from AWS, GoogleVerizon (NYSE: VZ) plans to stop offering two of its public cloud service offer
Verizon shutters two public cloud services amidst competition from AWS, Google
FierceTelecom / Posted yesterday
Verizon (NYSE: VZ) plans to stop offering two of its public cloud service offerings in March, signaling the challenges of being able to effectively compete against providers like Amazon Web Services (NASDAQ: AMZN) and Google (NASDAQ:... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Researchers Find A Crack That Drains Supposedly Secure Bitcoin WalletsIt's always a pain to memorize a password. This is why we so often choose weak
Researchers Find A Crack That Drains Supposedly Secure Bitcoin Wallets
Fast Company Magazine / Posted yesterday
It's always a pain to memorize a password. This is why we so often choose weak ones. A technique used for protecting bitcoin wallets (called a "brain wallet") seemed to offer a workaround. You use a strong form of cryptography to convert a password... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Amazon's game engine: Unrestricted in case of zombie apocalypseThe Amazon Web Services user agreement is a long and dull document -- mostly.
Amazon's game engine: Unrestricted in case of zombie apocalypse
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
The Amazon Web Services user agreement is a long and dull document -- mostly. Buried in the terms of service for Amazon's new, free, triple-A game engine are some restrictions about using it for "life-critical or safety-critical equipment," such as... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
What’s Behind Rackspace’s Private OpenStack Cloud Partnership with Red HatBrought to you by Data Center Knowledge OpenStack is hard. It’s hard to take t
What’s Behind Rackspace’s Private OpenStack Cloud Partnership with Red Hat
Web Host Industry Review / Posted yesterday
Brought to you by Data Center Knowledge OpenStack is hard. It’s hard to take the conglomeration of about 20 open source projects, each at its own stage of maturity, collectively referred to as OpenStack, and turn it into a functioning cloud. This... Read more
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The Register
Mobile: DevOps for IT shops. Minus the upheavalFor those languishing in the doldrums of traditional IT, DevOps-style developme
Mobile: DevOps for IT shops. Minus the upheaval
The Register / Posted yesterday
For those languishing in the doldrums of traditional IT, DevOps-style development offers hope. Or would, if you weren’t too scared to try it. After all, as I’ve recently noted, there are all sorts of reasons to run screaming from DevOps. Your... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
How to Buy and Hold in a Sector That’s Changing FastWise investors know that one of the best investment strategies is to buy and ho
How to Buy and Hold in a Sector That’s Changing Fast
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Wise investors know that one of the best investment strategies is to buy and hold for the long term, but does that dictum apply in the tech sector, where changes happen at breakneck speed? In this clip, Motley Fool co-founder David Gardner explains... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Dropbox to use AWS infrastructure to host European dataIn order to serve its customers in European region, Dropbox has opened an offic
Dropbox to use AWS infrastructure to host European data
Computer Business Review / Posted yesterday
In order to serve its customers in European region, Dropbox has opened an office in Amsterdam to serve the Benelux region. The San Francisco cloud storage provider says that about 75% of its users are outside of the United States and that a... Read more
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Business Insider
Netflix has completed its move to the cloud — and it's a big win for AmazonThe process, which started seven years ago, means that Netflix no longer uses i
Netflix has completed its move to the cloud — and it's a big win for Amazon
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
The process, which started seven years ago, means that Netflix no longer uses its own data centres to host its video service and will now use Amazon Web Services, which is run by Amazon. The company will also use some Google services for its... Read more
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New Kerala
Manipal ProLearn offers Cloud Computing with AWSBangalore, Feb 12 : Manipal ProLearn has launched a certification course in Clo
Manipal ProLearn offers Cloud Computing with AWS
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Bangalore, Feb 12 : Manipal ProLearn has launched a certification course in Cloud Computing with Amazon Web Services (AWS). This will help professionals explore the cost effective services offered by AWS in enhancing business opportunities and in... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Can Rackspace end its losing streak?Not all cloud-related stocks are winners, despite how strong the industry is.
Can Rackspace end its losing streak?
TheStreet.com / Posted yesterday
Not all cloud-related stocks are winners, despite how strong the industry is. Rackspace is scheduled to report fourth-quarter fiscal 2015 earnings results after the closing bell Tuesday. Despite how attractive the stock is in terms of valuation --... Read more
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Reuters
Amazon acquires Italy-based software firmAmazon boxes are seen stacked for delivery in the Manhattan borough of New York
Amazon acquires Italy-based software firm
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Amazon boxes are seen stacked for delivery in the Manhattan borough of New York City, January 29, 2016. Amazon Web Services, the cloud computing arm of Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O), said it has acquired NICE, a software developer for technical... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Amazon acquires Italy-based software firmREUTERS: Amazon Web Services, the cloud computing arm of Amazon.com Inc , said
Amazon acquires Italy-based software firm
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
REUTERS: Amazon Web Services, the cloud computing arm of Amazon.com Inc , said it has acquired NICE, a software developer for technical computing. The company said it has signed an agreement with NICE, which is also a cloud computing firm, and... Read more
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Computer Weekly
Cirba sets cloud decision control for the heart of the sunIf software runs the world, then shouldn't software-defined infrastructure cont
Cirba sets cloud decision control for the heart of the sun
Computer Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
If software runs the world, then shouldn't software-defined infrastructure control solutions form the mantle and liquid magma at the core of the planet? This is perhaps the gambit that Cirba is going for with its workload routing and management... Read more
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Breitbart
Amazon Providing Free Game Development Tools to DesignersAmazon has just added GameLift and Lumberyard to their Amazon Web Services plat
Amazon Providing Free Game Development Tools to Designers
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
Amazon has just added GameLift and Lumberyard to their Amazon Web Services platform. These, alongside Twitch integration, combine to form a surprisingly robust toolset for aspiring independent game developers. Lumberyard leverages the known power of... Read more
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TechCrunch
Startups Selling To Other Startups: A House Of Cards?“Don’t put all your eggs in one basket,” the saying goes. Well, if you’re runni
Startups Selling To Other Startups: A House Of Cards?
TechCrunch / Posted 2 days ago
“Don’t put all your eggs in one basket,” the saying goes. Well, if you’re running a startup that sells to other startups, you might be putting all your eggs in one blender. B2B companies whose customers are other early stage B2B companies put... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
Amazon Opens Lumberyard to Game Devs | GamingAmazon on Tuesday announced that it has widened its footprint in the game indus
Amazon Opens Lumberyard to Game Devs | Gaming
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 2 days ago
Amazon on Tuesday announced that it has widened its footprint in the game industry, complementing its development studio with the Lumberyard 3D game engine. Based on core components of Crytek's CryEngine, Lumberyard will support development for PCs... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Amazon Opens Lumberyard to Game DevsAmazon on Tuesday announced that it has widened its footprint in the game indus
Amazon Opens Lumberyard to Game Devs
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 2 days ago
Amazon on Tuesday announced that it has widened its footprint in the game industry, complementing its development studio with the Lumberyard 3D game engine. Based on core components of Crytek's CryEngine, Lumberyard will support development for PCs... Read more
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Fortune
Rackspace Supports Red Hat CloudsRackspace, which offers its own public and private clouds but is trying to make
Rackspace Supports Red Hat Clouds
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
Rackspace, which offers its own public and private clouds but is trying to make a business out of supporting other clouds as well, expanded that practice this week . It will now bring it’s self-proclaimed “fanatical support” to Red Hat rhat... Read more
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Air Force Times
Microsoft expands IT training program to 5 Army postsMicrosoft announced Thursday the expansion of its IT training program to five A
Microsoft expands IT training program to 5 Army posts
Air Force Times / Posted 2 days ago
Microsoft announced Thursday the expansion of its IT training program to five Army installations, bringing the total to 12 locations. The Microsoft Software & Systems Academy provides service members with the skills to transition into the IT... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Amazon’s terms of service now covers the zombie apocalypse When the zombie apocalypse is upon us, you’ll want to know: Who’s got your ba
Amazon’s terms of service now covers the zombie apocalypse
ExtremeTech / Posted 2 days ago
When the zombie apocalypse is upon us, you’ll want to know: Who’s got your back? It turns out shopping giant Amazon has our backs if you are a customer of its Amazon Web Services (AWS).... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Here's why Amazon is the Worst Stock in the WorldNot only will Amazon have to grow its revenue-per-share at current rates for a
Here's why Amazon is the Worst Stock in the World
TheStreet.com / Posted 2 days ago
Not only will Amazon have to grow its revenue-per-share at current rates for a decade to catch Wal-Mart, it will also have to increase its operating margins by 152%. That is no small task -- especially in the hyper-competitive discount retail... Read more
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The Irish Times
Amazon inserts clause indemnifying them in event of zombie apocalypseEvery time I download a new app or update my phone or laptop software, I am ash
Amazon inserts clause indemnifying them in event of zombie apocalypse
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
Every time I download a new app or update my phone or laptop software, I am ashamed. Ashamed, and, I admit, a bit furtive. And it happens every single darn time. By now, I would have thought I’d be mentally prepared for this same old moment of deep... Read more
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PhysOrg
The cloud can't kill demand for computers as big as a fridgeFor PGS, an oil-imaging company in Oslo, Norway, finding pockets of oil and nat
The cloud can't kill demand for computers as big as a fridge
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
For PGS, an oil-imaging company in Oslo, Norway, finding pockets of oil and natural gas in the ground essentially starts by taking a large ultrasound picture of Earth. "It involves huge amounts of data," said Guillaume Cambois, PGS' executive vice... Read more
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Mashable
When the zombies rise, Amazon Web Services will be readyHow do you generate interest in one of the most boring sectors of tech? Add zom
When the zombies rise, Amazon Web Services will be ready
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
How do you generate interest in one of the most boring sectors of tech? Add zombies, of course. That's what Amazon Web Services did earlier this week when it updated its Terms of Service with a welcome bit comedic horror buried in one of the... Read more
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WA Today
Why tech wreck 2.0 is not on the horizonA renowned US investor who successfully sidestepped the dot com crash at the tu
Why tech wreck 2.0 is not on the horizon
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
A renowned US investor who successfully sidestepped the dot com crash at the turn of the millennium has moved to downplay fears over another complete meltdown in tech stocks. In an update designed to soothe investor fears, obtained by Fairfax Media,... Read more
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Fortune
Check Point co-founder launches new cybersecurity startupThe small country of Israel is home to an estimated 300 cybersecurity companies
Check Point co-founder launches new cybersecurity startup
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
The small country of Israel is home to an estimated 300 cybersecurity companies, and now yet another one has added to the rising count. Earlier this week, cloud-based network security provider Cato Networks officially emerged from stealth... Read more
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Canberra Times
Why tech wreck 2.0 is not on the horizonNo, its not 2000 all over again. A renowned US investor who successfully sides
Why tech wreck 2.0 is not on the horizon
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
No, its not 2000 all over again. A renowned US investor who successfully sidestepped the dot com crash at the turn of the millennium has moved to downplay fears over another complete meltdown in tech stocks. In an update designed to soothe investor... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Why tech wreck 2.0 is not on the horizonNo, its not 2000 all over again. A renowned US investor who successfully sides
Why tech wreck 2.0 is not on the horizon
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
No, its not 2000 all over again. A renowned US investor who successfully sidestepped the dot com crash at the turn of the millennium has moved to downplay fears over another complete meltdown in tech stocks. In an update designed to soothe investor... Read more
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The Age
Why tech wreck 2.0 is not on the horizonNo, its not 2000 all over again. A renowned US investor who successfully sides
Why tech wreck 2.0 is not on the horizon
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
No, its not 2000 all over again. A renowned US investor who successfully sidestepped the dot com crash at the turn of the millennium has moved to downplay fears over another complete meltdown in tech stocks. In an update designed to soothe investor... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Why tech wreck 2.0 is not on the horizonNo, its not 2000 all over again. A renowned US investor who successfully sides
Why tech wreck 2.0 is not on the horizon
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
No, its not 2000 all over again. A renowned US investor who successfully sidestepped the dot com crash at the turn of the millennium has moved to downplay fears over another complete meltdown in tech stocks. In an update designed to soothe investor... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clauseSAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypses, feel fre
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clause
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypses, feel free to spend your remaining moments as a human using Amazon’s new open-source software for building 3D video games to run heart-lung machines or autonomous vehicles. But if... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clauseSAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypse, feel free
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clause
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypse, feel free to spend your remaining moments as a human using Amazon’s new open-source software for building 3D video games to run heart-lung machines or autonomous vehicles. But if... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clauseSAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypse, feel free
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clause
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypse, feel free to spend your remaining moments as a human using Amazon’s new open-source software for building 3D video games to run heart-lung machines or autonomous vehicles. But if... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clauseSAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypses, feel fre
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clause
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 3 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypses, feel free to spend your remaining moments as a human using Amazon’s new open-source software for building 3D video games to run heart-lung machines or autonomous vehicles. But if... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clauseSAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypses, feel fre
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clause
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypses, feel free to spend your remaining moments as a human using Amazon’s new open-source software for building 3D video games to run heart-lung machines or autonomous vehicles. But if... Read more
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USA Today
Amazon has a zombie apocalypse clauseSAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypses, feel fre
Amazon has a zombie apocalypse clause
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypses, feel free to spend your remaining moments as a human using Amazon’s new open-source software for building 3D video games to run heart-lung machines or autonomous vehicles. But if... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clauseSAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypses, feel fre
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clause
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypses, feel free to spend your remaining moments as a human using Amazon’s new open-source software for building 3D video games to run heart-lung machines or autonomous vehicles. But if... Read more
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Investopedia
3 Amazon Business Segments to Watch in 2016Throughout the United States and the rest of the world, Amazon.com (AMZN) is co
3 Amazon Business Segments to Watch in 2016
Investopedia / Posted 3 days ago
Throughout the United States and the rest of the world, Amazon.com (AMZN) is commonly referred to as the “everything store”. The company, which was founded in 1994 by Jeff Bezos, initially began as an Internet bookstore. Since then, Amazon has... Read more
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First Coast News
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clauseSAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypses, feel fre
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clause
First Coast News / Posted 3 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypses, feel free to spend your remaining moments as a human using Amazon’s new open-source software for building 3D video games to run heart-lung machines or autonomous vehicles. But if... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clauseSAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypses, feel fre
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clause
KTVB Boise / Posted 3 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypses, feel free to spend your remaining moments as a human using Amazon’s new open-source software for building 3D video games to run heart-lung machines or autonomous vehicles. But if... Read more
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CNET
Amazon puts Zombie Apocalypse clause into terms and conditionsTechnically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken o
Amazon puts Zombie Apocalypse clause into terms and conditions
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives. André Horta/Fotoarena/Corbis I like to believe that Amazon thinks of everything. Or at least tries to. It knows what you need before you need it and... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clauseSAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypses, feel fre
Check out Amazon's new zombie attack clause
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO – Should the United States fall to a zombie apocalypses, feel free to spend your remaining moments as a human using Amazon’s new open-source software for building 3D video games to run heart-lung machines or autonomous vehicles. But if... Read more
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