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Amazon can't beat the prices on these killer portable monitors

There's only so much squinting you can do at a tiny smartphone screen before you start wondering why we ever thought it was a good idea to build devices so small in the first place. Sure, portability is a plus, but when you're trying to watch videos on your phone, that itty-bitty baby screen won't cut it. — Read the rest
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Here are the best Amazon Echo deals right now (the verge)

The Echo Show 5 (left), Echo Show 8 (middle), and the Echo Show (right). | Photo by Dan Seifert / The Verge When it comes to the Echo smart speakers, Amazon has a slew of devices to choose from, one for practically every occasion. For example, maybe you simply want to add Alexa to a room, or you are looking for an Echo device that will allow you to easily manage your other smart home products. Regardless of the reason, these are the best Echo deals available right now. Amazon’s annual P...
Tags: Amazon, News, Alexa, Dan Seifert, Taylor Lyles


How we test products at Insider Reviews

Senior Home and Kitchen Reporter Owen Burke testing a grill. Owen Burke/Insider If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Insider's history traces back to 2007 when it was a tech and business blog called Silicon Alley Insider. It has since grown into a major site for news and lifestyle stories. In 2015, the company launched Insider Picks, the precursor to what is now Insider Reviews, to help shoppers navigate ...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Kinja Deals, Cook, Yahoo, Mexico, America, Trends, Ces, Cnn, Harvard, Aol, Tim Cook, Miami, Good Morning America


The Jeff Bezos-backed company General Fusion is building a nuclear fusion plant, which is due to switch on in 2025

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images Nuclear fusion company General Fusion is building a demonstration facility in the UK. Jeff Bezos has been an investor in General Fusion for over a decade. The new facility will begin construction next year, and should be operational by 2025. See more stories on Insider's business page. General Fusion, a Canadian company backed by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, announced Thursday it's building a nuclear fusion facility in the UK.Genera...
Tags: Amazon, UK, Science, News, Trends, Walmart, Bbc, Oxford, Nuclear Fusion, Jeff Bezos, Bezos, Nuclear Power Plant, MTF, Tech Insider, General Fusion, Culham


Do this before Prime Day to score a free $150 Amazon gift card - CNET (cnet)

This is the highest bonus Amazon has ever offered to customers who sign up for its Prime Rewards Visa. [Author: Rick Broida]
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Quiz: can you spot the banned Amazon items?

According to The Markup, Amazon "bans nearly 2,000 items for sale in the United States that fall into 31 broader categories, ranging from skin care products to assault weapons to human organs." The site prepared a quiz to see how good you are at spotting items that should be banned. — Read the rest
Tags: Amazon, Video, News, United States, Markup Amazon


20 last-minute Father's Day gifts your dad will truly enjoy

We've rounded up 20 thoughtful Father's Day gifts that are guaranteed to arrive within two days, thanks to Amazon Prime shipping.
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Dan Grabiner Promoted to Head of U.K. Originals at Amazon Studios

Dan Grabiner, formerly head of unscripted for Amazon Studios U.K., has been promoted to head of U.K. originals, reporting into Georgia Brown, head of Amazon originals, Europe. Grabiner’s remit is to oversee the team responsible for developing and producing U.K. scripted and unscripted Amazon original series and programming for Prime Video. Grabiner’s U.K. slate includes […]
Tags: Amazon, News, Global, Georgia, U K, Amazon Studios, Grabiner, Georgia Brown, Dan Grabiner, Head of U K Originals at Amazon Studios, Amazon Studios U K, Europe Grabiner


Jack Huston Joins Amazon’s Lulu Wang, Nicole Kidman Drama Series ‘Expats’

Jack Huston has been cast in the upcoming Amazon series “Expats,” the adaptation of Janice Y.K. Lee’s novel “The Expatriates Set against the fabric of Hong Kong, “Expats” is the story of an international community whose lives are bound together forever after a sudden family tragedy. Huston will play David Starr, who has long lived […]
Tags: Amazon, Hong Kong, News, Jack Huston, Janice Y K Lee, Huston, David Starr, Lulu Wang, Jack Huston Joins Amazon, Lulu Wang Nicole Kidman


Why Amazon Traded a Big Concert for Prime Day Mini-Musicals With Billie Eilish, H.E.R. and Kid Cudi

Even if some music fans may be burned out on straight performance livestreams after 16 months, no one at Amazon will take the bait to knock the format — they’ve used it before, and they may well end up using it again. But for this Amazon Prime Day, at least, there was a clear mandate […]
Tags: Amazon, News, Amazon Prime Day, Kid Cudi, Amazon Studios, Billie Eilish, H.e.r


Amazon Prime Day 2021: There's a huge competing Samsung sale happening right now

The Discover Samsung event is here to compete with Prime Day 2021 with tons of deep discounts on tech, from laptops to TVs—learn more.       [Author: Reviewed]
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Stumped on what to get Dad? 20 cheap Amazon presents he'll love

With each of these Amazon Father's Day gifts ringing up at $25 or less, you'll also make Dad proud by sticking to a budget.
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‘The Tomorrow War’ Being Promoted by Amazon on Shipping Boxes (EXCLUSIVE)

Amazon is thinking outside the box for ways to promote its new sci-fi action movie ‘The Tomorrow War.’ Literally. For the first time, Amazon will be branding its shipping boxes to promote an Amazon Studios film. The boxes will be used in the United States, Canada, Brazil and Australia beginning Friday, June 18. In the […]
Tags: Amazon, News, Australia, Amazon Studios, United States Canada Brazil, The Tomorrow War, Just For Variety, Amazon on Shipping Boxes


Ziwe to Develop Comedy Series ‘Nigerian Princess’ at Amazon (EXCLUSIVE)

Ziwe is set to develop the comedy series “The Nigerian Princess” at Amazon, Variety has learned exclusively. The project follows Zoe, a wise-beyond-her-years 20-something who, debilitated by student debt, partners with a known grifter in a desperate bid to achieve the American Dream. The two prep school grads make an unlikely alliance all while secretly […]
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Amazon’s Greatest Weapon Against Unions: Worker Turnover

The churn inside Amazon’s warehouse and delivery network has created a formidable barrier to organizing.
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Amazon attacks social-media firms over its fake-review problem, saying they need to spend more money rooting out phony-review groups on their platforms

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. AP Photo/Charles Krupa Amazon published a blog post Wednesday about fake reviews. It said "bad actors" were increasingly soliciting fake reviews on social-media platforms. Amazon said social-media companies needed to invest more in tools to root out this behavior. See more stories on Insider's business page. Amazon said in a blog post Wednesday that its fight against fake reviews was hampered by sluggish social-media companies.Amazon said that its systems to dete...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Twitter, UK, News, Trends, Social Media, Retail, Jeff Bezos, Fake Reviews, Rob Price, Tech Insider, Isobel Asher Hamilton, AP Photo Charles Krupa Amazon


Amazon attacks social-media firms over its fake-review problem, saying they need to spend more money rooting out phoney-review groups on their platforms

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. AP Photo/Charles Krupa Amazon published a blog post about fake reviews on Wednesday. It said "bad actors" were increasingly soliciting fake reviews on social-media platforms. Amazon said social media companies needed to invest more in tools to root out this behavior. See more stories on Insider's business page. Amazon said in a blog post on Wednesday that its fight against fake reviews was hampered by sluggish social media companies.Amazon said its systems to det...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Twitter, UK, News, Trends, Social Media, Retail, Jeff Bezos, Fake Reviews, Rob Price, Tech Insider, Isobel Asher Hamilton, AP Photo Charles Krupa Amazon


Amazon Prime Day 2021: You can get 2 new Echo Dot speakers for the price of 1 right now

Get two Amazon Echo Dot speakers for the price of one ahead of Amazon Prime Day 2021—find out more.       [Author: Reviewed]
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‘Gamechanging’ £10m environmental DNA project to map life in world’s rivers

eBioAtlas programme aims to identify fish, birds, amphibians and land animals in freshwater systems from the Ganges to the MekongConcealed by the turbid, swirling waters of the Amazon, the Mekong and the Congo, the biodiversity of the world’s great rivers has largely remained a mystery to scientists. But now a multimillion-pound project aims to describe and identify the web of life in major freshwater ecosystems around the world with “gamechanging” DNA technology.The International Union for Cons...
Tags: Amazon, UK, Science, Biology, Animals, Africa, Environment, Americas, World news, Fish, Genetics, Wildlife, Conservation, Trees and forests, Peru, Amazon Rainforest


Amazon takes down another popular tech accessory company, following Aukey, Mpow

A month after removing two popular tech accessory brands because of their involvement in fake review schemes, Amazon has done the same to RAVPower.
Tags: Amazon, Mobile, News, Trends, Fake Reviews, Ravpower


Save an extra $40 during Amazon Prime Day with targeted Discover credit cards

If you're a Discover credit card holder and an Amazon shopper, you might be able to score an extra discount on your Prime Day purchases if you're targeted for this offer.
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Best Buy is having a huge sale to compete with Amazon Prime Day 2021—here are all the best deals

Best Buy is competing with Prime Day 2021 with the Bigger Deal savings event—a huge savings celebration with discounts on tech galore.       [Author: Reviewed]
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If you need to make a liter of coffee, here's a French press for you

I've owned quite a few Bodum French Presses in my day. I would have been happy with just one, but I have a habit of dropping and breaking them. I've never owned the 8-cup version, though, and I'm tempted to get it, mainly because I like red colored plastic and it's on sale at Amazon right now.
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Amazon wants to make your life easier. Here's how it's changing grocery shopping

Amazon wants to make grocery shopping as efficient as possible. So it's eliminating checkout lines.
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Billionaire Mackenzie Scott gives away £2bn more

The Amazon founder's ex-wife said she chose 286 teams 'empowering voices the world needs to hear'.
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Amazon prioritized finding 'wicked smart' college grads for management roles over promoting hourly workers within the ranks, according to a new report

More than 75% of managers at Walmart stores in the US began as hourly workers, according to The New York Times. Helen H. Richardson/MediaNews Group/The Denver Post via Getty Images Amazon kept hourly workers from getting promoted by seeking out new college grads to fill management roles, NYT reports. By comparison, Walmart reportedly promotes hourly workers at roughly double the rate of Amazon. Amazon has a minimum wage of $15 for all workers, a pay floor Walmart has not officially enacted...
Tags: Amazon, Jobs, News, US, Trends, Walmart, Bloomberg, Economy, Earth, Canada, New York Times, Retail, Jeff Bezos, Times, Staten Island, Bezos


Take a look inside an Amazon Air Boeing 737, the latest weapon in Jeff Bezos' master plan to win the delivery wars

The exterior of a Prime Air Boeing 737-800BCF plane. Sinéad Baker/Business Insider Amazon operates its own planes to meet its goals to deliver packages to customers quicker. The Amazon Air fleet also moves cargo for USPS, according to a recent Information report. We took a look inside one at the Paris Air Show, to see how Amazon gets your orders to you quickly. See more stories on Insider's business page. Amazon operates its own fleet of jets to deliver packages around the world and ge...
Tags: Amazon, Transportation, News, Trends, Amazon Prime, Features, UPS, US Postal Service, Usps, News UK, Delta, Retail, Amazon Prime Air, Jeff Bezos, Boeing, Westjet



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