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# amazon - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Hundreds of one-star reviews of Hillary Clinton's book removed from Amazon

It’s believed many of the reviews were posted by people who hadn’t read the book, in a deliberate bid to lower its rating.

# amazon - Friday 1 September, 2017

Plans to allow mining in the Amazon rainforest have been halted

Brazilian President Michel Temer had signed a decree to allow the reserve to be opened up for private use.

# amazon - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is now the world's richest person

The entrepreneur leapfrogged Microsoft’s Bill Gates, who’s been at the top spot for the past four years.

# amazon - Saturday 15 July, 2017

From The Daily Edge The best phone cases that were produced when an Artificial Intelligence bot on Amazon went a bit mad Amazon

The best phone cases that were produced when an Artificial Intelligence bot on Amazon went a bit mad

Looks like we don’t need to worry about robots taking over for a while yet.

# amazon - Friday 17 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge 11 priceless Amazon reviews of gammy St. Patrick's Day merch Ooh B Jesus

# amazon - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge Legendary US blog Boing Boing has written a glowing review of Barry's Tea Stateside

# amazon - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Peru is fighting to save 17 languages that are in danger of dying out

The native way of life has been wiped out in parts of the Amazon.

# amazon - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Amazon to create 100,000 full-time jobs in US in next 18 months

Donald Trump is claiming to have played a role in the move.

# amazon - Thursday 29 December, 2016

Amazon's 'Alexa' device could have evidence on the death of a man found in a hot tub

Prosecutors want Amazon to see if there are potential clues on the device.

# amazon - Saturday 24 December, 2016

# amazon - Saturday 10 December, 2016

Amazon is opening a bricks-and-mortar store - with no cashiers or checkouts

The Amazon Go concept involves customers having grocery bills deducted from their accounts.

# amazon - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Hackers to start hijacking drones used for deliveries and policing

Security experts warn this is the next step for cybercriminals.

# amazon - Saturday 26 November, 2016

From The Daily Edge 12 times Amazon reviews just didn't get Irish products Everyone's A Critic

12 times Amazon reviews just didn't get Irish products

“Boring.” – One-word review of Peig.

# amazon - Saturday 22 October, 2016

FBI investigating cyber attacks that crippled Twitter, Netflix and Amazon last night

“This is not some hacker sitting in his basement typing away on a keyboard.”

# amazon - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Jaguar used in Brazil Olympic torch ceremony shot dead

The feline – whose species is the symbol of the Amazon – was shot dead shortly after the ceremony.

# amazon - Monday 30 May, 2016

Amazon has started hiring 500 more people in Ireland

The high-tech jobs will be filled over two years.

# amazon - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Amazon's newest Kindle is promising a battery that will last for months

Although it’s likely the price will put many people off.

# amazon - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

The next Kindle could give you a compelling reason to upgrade

A rechargeable cover with solar panels could be a way to charge the next Kindle, which will be announced next week.

# amazon - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

An engineer managed to get dodgy USB cables banned on Amazon

And all it took was a fried Chromebook to make it possible.

# amazon - Monday 21 March, 2016

Got a Kindle? Amazon is telling you to install this 'critical' update asap

Users are recommended to install a ‘critical software update’ otherwise certain devices won’t be able to connect online.

# amazon - Friday 18 March, 2016

An Oscar winner will be among the big hitters attending this animation festival

Representatives from from Disney, Nickelodeon and the BBC will be at Animation Dingle later today.

# amazon - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Book by infamous Canadian serial killer removed from Amazon

Robert Pickton was convicted of murdering six women in 2007.

# amazon - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

From Business ETC Amazon says its delivery drones are 'more like horses than cars' Giddy Up

Amazon says its delivery drones are 'more like horses than cars'

It’s because these drones will be able to sense and avoid obstacles that may cross their path.

# amazon - Friday 1 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge 16 of the stupidest things people have actually bought while drunk-shopping online Click

# amazon - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge 17 bad Amazon movie reviews that are accidentally hilarious Too Many Monsters

17 bad Amazon movie reviews that are accidentally hilarious

“There were no wolves in this movie.”

# amazon - Friday 18 December, 2015

British man killed in Peru 'during shamanic ceremony'

A Canadian man is being held by police.

# amazon - Monday 30 November, 2015

Amazon gives us a clearer look at how its drones are going to work

Its new prototype drone comes with ‘sense and avoid’ technology to help it avoid collisions, both in the air and on the ground.

# amazon - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Amazon pulls Nazi ads following backlash in New York

Mayor Bill de Blasio said the ads were offensive to World War II and Holocaust survivors.

# amazon - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge 8 erotic Kindle ebooks that will make you question everything Weird Smut

8 erotic Kindle ebooks that will make you question everything

We’re all… doomed?

# amazon - Saturday 21 November, 2015

So what do you need to know before shopping online?

While it is more prevalent than ever before, it’s important to take the necessary precautions before buying anything.

# amazon - Friday 20 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge This Amazon review of noise-cancelling headphones takes a turn for the creepy Hyperx

This Amazon review of noise-cancelling headphones takes a turn for the creepy

They cancel all KINDS of noise, apparently.

# amazon - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Amazon is opening a physical bookstore - with a difference

It will even include reviews from the site.

# amazon - Friday 30 October, 2015

First glimpse of Jeremy Clarkson's new Amazon show is here with a dig at the BBC

The advertisement also features Clarkson riding a Segway.

# amazon - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

The site where everyone goes to dish dirt on their employers is launching in Ireland

Glassdoor also plans to open its European headquarters in Dublin.

# amazon - Monday 26 October, 2015

These 11 companies control almost everything you buy

A small number of organisations have a whole lot of control – and revenue.

# amazon - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Amazon set to take legal action against more than 1,000 'fake reviewers'

The fake reviews were being offered for sale for as little as $5 (€4.40).

# amazon - Monday 5 October, 2015

These are the top ten brands in the world right now

No prizes for guess number one.

# amazon - Thursday 17 September, 2015

It looks like these guys have chosen a name for their new €220m car show

Clarkson, Hammond and May are back behind the wheel.

# amazon - Monday 17 August, 2015

Amazon's boss hits back at claims it's a 'soulless, dystopian workplace'

A report claimed that Amazon’s employees are pushed hard and work long hours so they wouldn’t be seen as a “major weakness”.

# amazon - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Clarkson, Hammond and May have a new show - but Irish viewers won't be able to see it

It’ll be streaming on Amazon Prime from next year. Amazon Prime isn’t available here.