Exclusive: Amazon entices warehouse employees to grocery unit with higher pay

Saturday, 28/March/2020 - at 11:32 PM

Amazon.com Inc is offering higher pay to recruit its own warehouse employees to pick and pack Whole Foods groceries amid rising demand and a worker shortage, according to an internal document reviewed by Reuters. Exclusive: Amazon entices warehouse employees to grocery unit with higher pay Source: Reuters – Technology

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Microsoft to divest AnyVision stake, end face recognition investing

Saturday, 28/March/2020 - at 9:27 AM

Microsoft Corp on Friday said it would sell its stake in AnyVision, an Israeli facial recognition startup, and said it no longer would make minority investments in companies that sell the controversial technology. Microsoft to divest AnyVision stake, end face recognition investing Source: Reuters – Technology

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Apple's factories are running, but suppliers wary about iPhone demand

Saturday, 28/March/2020 - at 9:22 AM

As China reopens its economy after months of lockdown, Apple Inc’s iPhone factories are largely up and running. But with the coronavirus pandemic spreading across the world, the urgent question for the company is how many buyers there will be both for current models and the new slate of phones expected in the…

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Google-parent Alphabet to donate $800 million in response to coronavirus crisis

Saturday, 28/March/2020 - at 2:09 AM

Alphabet Inc will donate more than $800 million in funds towards producing medical supplies used to fight COVID-19, and in ad credits to government and health organizations and businesses, Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai said on Friday. Google-parent Alphabet to donate 0 million in response to coronavirus crisis Source: Reuters…

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Apple works with White House to release 'COVID-19' app, website

Saturday, 28/March/2020 - at 12:07 AM

Apple Inc and the White House said on Friday that the iPhone maker worked with the Trump administration and federal agencies to release an app and website that will direct users to guidance from the Centers for Disease Control on the disease caused by the coronavirus. Apple works with White House…

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