Microsoft beats Amazon for $10B cloud contract with Pentagon – National

The Pentagon awarded Microsoft a $10 billion cloud computing contract, snubbing early front-runner Amazon, whose competitive bid drew criticism from U.S. President Donald Trump and

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Amazon moves to bundle voice assistants on single device – National

Amazon.com Inc has launched an initiative that would allow users to access its Alexa, Microsoft Corp’s Cortana and multiple other voice-controlled virtual assistant services

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Bolsonaro open to discussing Amazon fires at UN after refusing assistance – National

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says he wants to discuss the Amazon fires that have drawn world attention at the next U.N. General Assembly in

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Brazilian envoys in U.S. to discuss aid for raging Amazon fires – National

RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said Friday that his son and the country’s foreign minister are in the United States to

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Amazon Prime Day 2019 for Canadians: what you need to know – National

Amazon Prime Day is just around the corner — and getting longer. The shopping extravaganza is set to last 48 hours this time, up

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Amazon workers to strike on Prime Day over work conditions in Minneapolis – National

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Workers at an Amazon warehouse in suburban Minneapolis said Monday they’ll hit the online retail and entertainment giant with a brief

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Amazon Alexa keeps some data even after it’s deleted, prompting privacy concerns – National

In yet another gouge to privacy practices and smart devices, Amazon has confirmed that Alexa doesn’t always delete your voice-recorded data. The retail giant

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‘Users have no idea’: Mozilla exec says Amazon Alexa recordings ‘shocked’ his family – National

OTTAWA — A security executive for the internet browser company Mozilla says he was shocked by the recordings of his family that were collected

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MacKenzie Bezos to give half her $35-billion Amazon fortune to charity – National

MacKenzie Bezos is pledging half her fortune to charity, following in the footsteps of billionaires Warren Buffett and Bill Gates. The ex-wife of Amazon

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Facebook, Google, Amazon ‘come together’ with plan to tackle online hate – National

Internet giants — Microsoft, Twitter, Facebook, Google, Amazon — came together to condemn online hate in a joint statement issued on Wednesday. Executives of

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