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  1. Amazon plans to hire 100,000 over the next 18 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | The Times Bulletin

    Amazon plans to hire 100,000 full time workers over the next 18 months, highlighting its ambitious expansion plans - and the sharp contrast the e-commerce powerhouse strikes against traditional brick-and-mortar retailers, many of which are cutting jobs and closing stores . Amazon has long been known for investing the money it makes back into its businesses, and it's doing that with a vengeance.

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  2. Amazon Pulls Indian-Flag Doormats as New Delhi Threatens PunishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Newley Purnell

    Amazon.com Inc. pulled doormats emblazoned with the Indian flag from its Canadian website after the South Asian nation's foreign minister threatened to oust the Seattle company's employees . "This is unacceptable," Sushma Swaraj, India's foreign minister, wrote on Twitter Wednesday in response to a posting from a user showing an image of the doormats for sale.

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  3. Amazon Expresses Regret For 'Offending' Indian SentimentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Outlook

    Following a stern message by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj over sale of doormats depicting the tricolour, Amazon today expressed regret for "offending" Indian sentiments and informed her about removal of the product from its Canadian website. In a letter to Swaraj, Vice President and Country Manager of Amazon India Amit Agarwal said, "I am writing in connection with the products that carried the Indian flag, as referred to in your tweet... "Amazon India is committed to respecting Indian laws and customs.

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  4. Article: Recommended Reading: January 13, 2017Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | EMarketer

    Apple may be following in the footsteps of Netflix and Amazon. The manufacturing giant has been in talks with several Hollywood producers about buying the rights to certain TV content, the Wall Street Journal reports.

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  5. Amazon announces 100,000 new jobs in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | The Times of India

    WASHINGTON: US-based e-commerce and cloud computing company Amazon has plans to create more than 100,000 new jobs in the US over the next 18 months, a media report said. The e-commerce giant, which employs 180,000 full-time US workers, said in a statement on Thursday it would create an additional 100,000 full-time, full-benefit jobs in the country by mid-2018, The Financial Times reported.

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  6. Amazon says it will create 100,000 U.S. jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | CNN

    Don't expect Amazon to hire 100,000 coders, however. Much of its current and future workforce is made up of employees working warehouse jobs and answering phones.

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  7. Jeff Bezos is the anonymous buyerof the biggest house in WashingtonRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | Lucianne.com

    Jeff Bezos is the anonymous buyer of the biggest house in Washington Washington Post, by Emily Heil and Kathy Orton Washington's Kalorama neighborhood just keeps getting swankier: Amazon founder and Washington Post owner Jeffrey P. Bezos has bought the former Textile Museum, a 27,000 square-foot property, intending to convert it into a single-family home, according to a person with knowledge of the sale. Bezos's neighbors will include President Obama and his family, who are renting a property nearby for their post-White House home, as well as future first daughter Ivanka Trump and her husband, incoming presidential adviser Jared Kushner.

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  8. Hey, Siri: How'd you and every other digital assistant get its name?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Mashable

    ... called Alyx, Steve Jobs didn't like the name Siri, and if Jeff Bezos had had his way, you'd be calling your Echo "Amazon" instead. The reason why names like Siri, Cortana and Alexa prevailed often had more to do with chance and circumstance than a ...

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  9. Amazon's Commitment to 100,000 New U.S. Jobs Highlights Its Relentless Growth AmbitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Fox News

    While one big storyline out of this could be how the move puts the company in alignment with President-elect Donald Trump's outspoken priority to create jobs in the U.S., there's another narrative the announcement highlights -- one that investors will appreciate: The big hiring spree reflects the aggressive growth the company believes it still has ahead of it. A quick overview of Amazon's announcement about its expected job creation in the U.S. over the next 18 months highlights a fast-growing company without any plans to slow down.

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  10. Amazon commits to hiring 100,000 U.S. workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | CIO

    While many of the jobs will be in warehouses, Amazon said the company will be looking for engineers and software developers in such areas as cloud computing and machine learning. "Innovation is one of our guiding principles at Amazon, and it's created hundreds of thousands of American jobs," said Jeff Bezos, Amazon founder and CEO, in a statement .

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  11. Service Contract Pricing: Washer/Dryers:Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | Warranty Week

    ... a search for clothes washers and dryers and service contracts sold by 16 major retail chains: Abt Electronics Inc. , Amazon.com Inc. , Best Buy Co. Inc. , BrandsMart USA , eBay Inc. , hhgregg.com (Gregg Appliances Inc.), Home Depot Inc. , Kmart ...

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  12. Amazon expresses regret, removes Indian flag doormats from its Canada websiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | The Indian Express

    On Wednesday, after a Twitter user brought the issue to Swaraj's notice, she asked the online retailer to withdraw the products and tender an unconditional apology. After external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj's strong objection to a listing on internet marketplace Amazon's Canada portal about doormats depicting the Indian flag, the company pulled down the product from its website.

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  13. Five issues which keep ecommerce managers up at nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Econsultancy

    ... to worry about keeping your own site running perfectly, you also must keep in mind that some 800-pound gorilla (i.e. Amazon) may suddenly decide that it wants a chunk of your business. On top of that, consumer expectations change so often now that ...

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  14. Biz Break: Tech leaders want to help Trump save $1 trillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | SiliconValley.com

    ... met with President-elect Donald Trump in New York. Apple's Tim Cook was there. So were Oracle's Safra Catz, Amazon's Jeff Bezos and investor and Trump supporter Peter Thiel. In some ways, it looked like the nation's tech titans - many of whom either ...

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  15. Jeff Bezos is living the billionaire dream and buying a museum to turn into his houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Mashable

    ... are often transformed into museums. But when you're a billionaire tech exec, life can work the other way round. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos recently paid $23 million in cash for a 27,000-square foot property in Washington D.C. that just happens to be the ...

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  16. Amazon to add over 100,000 jobs in U.S.Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | Xinhuanet

    Amazon.com, Inc. said Thursday it plans to create an additional 100,000 full-time, full-benefit jobs in the United States over the next 18 months. The electronic commerce and cloud com putin g company based in Seattle, Washington, said these new job opportunities are for people all types of experience, education and skill levels and many will be at its new fulfillment centers that are currently under construction in Texas, California, Florida, New Jersey and other states across the country.

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  17. Amazon to add more than 100,000 jobs in U.S. hiring spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Reuters

    Amazon.com Inc on Thursday said it will create more than 100,000 jobs in the United States, from software development to warehouse work, in its latest move to win over shoppers by investing in faster delivery. The world's largest online retailer will grow its full-time U.S. workforce by more than 50 percent to over 280,000 in the next 18 months, it said in a press release.

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  18. Amazona s 100,000-new-jobs announcement is not just for warehouse workRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | The Olympian

    Amazon.com said it plans to add 100,000 full-time U.S. employees over the next 18 months, a move that comes amid pressure on the private sector by the incoming Trump administration to create jobs. Seattle-based Amazon said Thursday that by 2018 it plans to have more than 280,000 full-time U.S. employees, versus 180,000 at the end of 2016.

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  19. Rough start to 2017 for Dow index plagued by downgradesRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | MSN Money

    Amazon boxes are seen stacked for delivery in the Manhattan borough of New York City, January 29, 2016. Amazon.com Inc said on Thursday it would create more than 100,000 full-time jobs in the United States over the next 18 months.

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  20. Biz Break: Tech leaders want to help Trump save $1 trillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Inside Bay Area

    ... met with President-elect Donald Trump in New York. Apple's Tim Cook was there. So were Oracle's Safra Catz, Amazon's Jeff Bezos and investor and Trump supporter Peter Thiel. In some ways, it looked like the nation's tech titans - many of whom either ...

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