Most of the positions are part of Amazon’s ‘Virtual Customer Service’ programme that provides work-from-home options.
28 Jun 2020 5:38 PM
Amazon and Zoox will compete with robotaxi offerings from Waymo, Cruise, Uber and Mobileye.
26 Jun 2020 8:40 PM
Microsoft Mixer will be shuttered on July 22, the tech giant said in a statement.
24 Jun 2020 7:10 PM
The Detroit police has been challenged over face recognition flaws, bias, especially as it is prone to errors identifying people of colour.
24 Jun 2020 6:44 PM
A big part of the decline will come from “search advertising,” or paid messages deployed by Google when a user enters a search query.
22 Jun 2020 9:03 PM
Themed stores like ‘India Bazaar’, ‘Budget Buys’ and ‘Bestsellers’ from micro, small and medium enterprises will be showcased.
21 Jun 2020 10:24 PM
“We serve families mostly, so not looking to get into this,” Grofers co-founder and CEO Albinder Dhindsa said.
21 Jun 2020 8:19 PM
Alibaba-backed Indian grocery venture BigBasket has also won approval to deliver alcohol in the state, the notice said
21 Jun 2020 9:12 AM
Although firms like IBM have said it will no longer supply face scan software to police, several other players making the technology would.
18 Jun 2020 10:37 PM
In January, 137 countries, including India, agreed to negotiate tax on tech firms but since tech gains during lockdown, US has backtracked.
18 Jun 2020 6:57 PM
Companies that dominate the market in the US are less well known, including the Tokyo-based NEC and European companies Idemia and Gemalto.
12 Jun 2020 4:26 PM
Two days ago, IBM announced that it would stop selling facial recognition tech for general purposes to prevent its use in racial profiling.
11 Jun 2020 6:40 PM
Associated Press reviewed the diversity reports of some of the biggest companies, including tech giants Microsoft and Amazon.
11 Jun 2020 4:30 PM
The retailer had no comment on Musk’s call but said the book in question, by author Alex Berenson was now available for sale
05 Jun 2020 12:41 PM
The discussions between Amazon and Bharti come at a time when global players are placing major bets on digital arm of Reliance Industries
04 Jun 2020 4:07 PM
The US Trade Representative office has announced investigations into nations, including India, with digital services tax.
03 Jun 2020 10:40 PM
More than 40% of Amazon customer orders shipped from Amazon India's Fulfilment centers are now packaging-free
03 Jun 2020 4:05 PM
Zoox was founded in 2014 with a mission to build a “fleet of fully autonomous, battery electric, zero-emission vehicles".
27 May 2020 5:11 PM
Grocery is 70% of Indian retail market, with 90% driven by neighbourhood shops. Will Reliance include them, subdue them or wipe them out?
26 May 2020 5:54 PM
The company will eliminate software and services that don’t align with its top two focus areas: cloud computing and artificial intelligence.
23 May 2020 7:35 PM