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Amazon suspends its plans to make its headquarters in New York

Amazon, the famous e-tailer of Jeff Bezos, has announced that it would not open its new headquarters in New York. This is due to opposition from local politicians. Electronic commerce (in its different variants such as m-commerce or social commerce) continues to expand and position itself in the world market.…

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Amazon Chile prevented from the name Alexa for virtual assistant

Amazon Chile Amazon has lost in its attempt to register its virtual assistant “Alexa” in Chile. The company admitted the defeat after numerous judicial obstacles. Both the Supreme Court of Chile and the Industrial Property Court (INAPI) prevented Amazon from formally registering its product due to name complications. According to…

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ReMARS, organized by Amazon, will focus on machine learning and robotics

Scientists, technologists and businessmen will meet at: MARS, an event organized by Amazon, on artificial intelligence focused on robotics, machine learning and space. This meeting, in which there will be conferences, workshops and work tables, will be held on June 4 and 7, 2019, in Las Vegas. Artificial Intelligence, one…

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Startups: Solo founders are twice as successful as two-person teams

According to researchers, a startup founded by one individual is more than twice as successful as one with two founders. The main reason is obviously interpersonal. Successful companies with two founders, there are many – just think of the Google founder Larry Page and Serge Brin, Bill Gates and Paul…

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Tech giants are asked not to sell facial recognition systems to the governments

The United States Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) today asked Microsoft, Amazon and Google to pledge not to sell their facial recognition technology to the government. The group of 85 associations and activist groups within which are the ACLU, the Center for Refugees and Immigrants for Education and Legal Services (RAICES)…

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Digital advertising: Facebook and Google are losing. Amazon is looking to take advantage

Amazon grows in markets that were not necessarily its niche. The digital advertising market will represent revenues of more than 311 billion dollars in 2019. Google and Facebook account for more than 50 percent of digital advertising. We know that Amazon is a giant in e-commerce that is gaining prominence…

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