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Amazon Go’s cashierless tech may come to Whole Foods as soon as next year

Amazon may be looking to bring the cashierless tech found at its Go convenience stores to Whole Foods supermarkets as early as next year, the New York Post reports.

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Sony’s WF-1000XM3 earbuds are under $200 on Amazon today

Sony’s popular noise-canceling true wireless earbuds, the WF-1000XM3, are on sale for $178 today on Amazon. That’s $51.99 off the typical $229.99 retail price.

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Amazon removed racist images that appeared on some listings for headphones

Amazon says it has removed images with racist language from some listings for headphones on its UK site, The Financial Times reported. Users posted screenshots to Twitter

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Amazon tells NY and NJ employees to work from home to prevent coronavirus spread

Amazon told employees in New York and New Jersey that they should work from home for the month of March if they can, CNBC reports. The internet giant’s Audible audiobook division is located in Newark, New Jersey, and it has thousands of employees in New York City.

Amazon Web Services to open Middle East base in Bahrain

Amazon Web Services to open Middle East base in Bahrain

Countries across the Middle East are looking to innovate, grow their economies and pursue their vision plans, such as Saudi Vision 2030, UAE Vision 2021, Bahrain Vision 2030,

IBM, Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Amazon form enormous AI partnership

World learned of a new industry association called the Partnership on Artificial Intelligence, and it includes some of the biggest tech companies in the world. IBM, Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Amazon have all signed on as marquis members, though the group hopes to expand even further over time. The goal is to create a body that can provide a platform for discussions among stakeholders and work out best practices for the artificial intelligence industry. Not directly mentioned, but easily seen on the horizon, is its place as the primary force lobbying for smarter legislation on AI and related future-tech issues.

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