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The impenetrable, 40-foot-thick steel dome will house a state-of-the-art campus that serves as Amazon’s new headquarters and provides customers with the lowest possible prices and the utmost convenience. SEATTLE—After a search for a new location lasting more than a year, a massive dome was seen descending from the sky and enclosing the whole nation Friday
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Editor’s note: The Research Triangle remains a finalist for the Amazon HQ2 project with a decision to be announced by Amazon supposed to be made before the end of the year. The New York Times offers a new assessment of where it believes HQ2 will land. SEATTLE — Amazon won’t say a word about where
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The chorus of tech workers demanding American tech companies put ethics before profit is growing louder. In recent days, employees at Google and Microsoft have been pressuring company executives to drop bids for a $10 billion contract to provide cloud computing services to the Department of Defense. As part of the contract, known as JEDI,
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Tech giants Amazon and Google are at odds when it comes to working with the U.S. Department of Defense. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos said that his company will work with the U.S. military in any way that they feel it’s appropriate proclaiming that refusing to do so will put the U.S. in jeopardy. “We are
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Bezos: If big tech turns its back on the Pentagon, ‘this country is going to be in trouble’  Washington Business Journal Anonymous Microsoft and Amazon employees speak out on Medium  The Verge Jeff Bezos Says Tech Shouldn’t Turn Against the Federal Government  Government Technology Amazon’s Jeff Bezos: Tech companies must work with the military, “even when it’s unpopular”  DatacenterDynamics
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War of words “If big tech companies are going to turn their back on US Department of Defense, this country is going to be in trouble,” Bezos said at the Wired25 summit. “We are going to continue to support the DoD and I think we should.” Last week, Google pulled out of the race for
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Amazon announced two new initiatives today that are aimed at reducing its environmental impact. The first is a $10 million investment in the Closed Loop Fund, an effort to pool corporate resources to help the US improve its municipal recycling programs. The other is a solar energy project in the United Kingdom that will see
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Jeff Bezos, chief executive of Amazon, directed a rebuke at rival Google over its refusal to work with the US military, revealing a sharp divide that has opened between some of the biggest US tech platforms over the issue. “If big tech companies are going to turn their back on the Department of Defense, this
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Jeff Bezos, Amazon founder and CEO, speaks at The Economic Club of Washington’s Milestone Celebration in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. Bezos said that he is giving $2 billion to start the Bezos Day One Fund which will open preschools in low-income neighborhoods and give money to nonprofits that helps homeless families. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
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The Watchdog: A trip to Seattle shows why too-powerful Amazon should be busted into little pieces  Denton Record Chronicle Full coverage Cludo News Related Posts:Amazon pauses plans for Seattle office towers while…Seattle Needs a Cure for Its Tax FeverPrivate-label brands are flooding the siteHQ2 cities listen up: Amazon flexing its political…Amazon HQ2: What you need to
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