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Amazon says it will offer full-time jobs to 125,000 temporary workers

In a blog post today, Amazon announced plans to offer permanent jobs to around 70% of the 175,000 temporary workers it brought on to meet…

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How to Disconnect Your Twitch Account From Amazon Prime

Linking your Twitch account to your Amazon Prime account gets you a handful of freebies. But if you connected your Twitch account to the wrong…

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Amazon sends thank you t-shirts to warehouse workers while it ends coronavirus hazard pay

One worker said the gesture did not ‘feel sincere’ while another described it as a ‘slap in the face’ after workers have died from the…

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The USPS Is Reviewing Its Amazon Package Delivery Fees Because of Trump

Almost a month after President Donald Trump threatened to block a $10 billion emergency loan to the U.S. Postal Service unless it raised shipping prices on…

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Deforestation of the Amazon has soared under cover of the coronavirus

An NBC News analysis of satellite imagery captured by the European Space Agency shows areas where tress were recently taken down. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/science/environment/deforestation-amazon-has-soared-under-cover-coronavirus-n1204451 Droolin’ Dog…

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Amazon worker dies of coronavirus in New York

Amazon confirmed worker death at Staten Island facility, which has seen protests since March about working conditions Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/amazon-worker-dies-new-york-warehouse-covid-19-death-a9501966.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Amazon VP Quits In Support Of Fired Whistleblowers

Senior Amazon engineer Tim Bray said the firings were evidence of “a vein of toxicity running through the company culture.” We get a response from…

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Jeff Bezos Called to Testify for Amazon’s ‘Possibly Criminally False’ Statements to Congress

It appears Jeff Bezos’s streak as the only big tech robber baron not to be grilled by Congress is coming to a close. Read more……

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Coronavirus: Amazon deforestation could trigger new pandemics, experts warn amid fears over Brazilian land ownership law

‘We run the risk of a serious environmental reverse during this crisis’, former environment agency chief warns Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/coronavirus-brazil-amazon-deforestation-disease-bolsonaro-mp910-indigenous-fires-a9493846.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Workers Are Fighting Back

Labor journalist Sarah Jaffe says despite unprecedented challenges, working people are finding new ways to organize for basic protections during the coronavirus pandemic. The post…

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Amazon Smart Oven Review: Don’t Let It Anywhere Near Your Kitchen

Connected kitchen gadgets are supposed to streamline cooking, but this one just gave me a headache. Source: https://www.wired.com/review/amazon-smart-oven/ Proactive Computing found this story and shared…

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Fired Amazon Worker Chris Smalls: Support May Day Strikers

Frontline workers across the world are organizing wildcat strikes on May Day, demanding protective gear and hazard pay from companies making record profits. The post…

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What Is Dropshipping, and Is It a Scam?

The internet has radically changed how retailing works thanks to companies like Amazon and eBay. If you’re on Instagram or Facebook, though, you’ve probably also…

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Amazon Workers Plan Nationwide Strikes As COVID-19 Sweeps Warehouses

Fired Amazon employee Chris Smalls says workers will protest until they feel protected, while Amazon-owned Whole Foods is ranking stores where employees are most likely…

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How to Become an Amazon Associate

The Amazon Associates program allows you to generate revenue by placing links to Amazon products on your personal website. Each time someone purchases a product…

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Amazon may postpone Prime Day because it’s not a good look right now

Unusual times call for unusual measures. For Amazon, that means departing from the age-old golden rule of retail: tempting customers into buying things they don’t…

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Amazon lets sellers resume shipping ‘non-essential’ items to warehouses

In an effort to better meet the surge in consumer demand, Amazon announced last month that its fulfillment centers would only accept shipments of medical…

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Amazon created a waitlist for grocery deliveries because demand is so high

Crushed by the massive increase in demand due to the coronavirus pandemic, Amazon is making some big changes to its grocery delivery services. In a…

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Amazon Is Extending Returns for Items Purchased Between March 1st and April 30th

Sundry Photography/Shutterstock Amazon is temporarily extending its return window to accommodate for the COVID-19 pandemic. Most items purchased in the US or Canada between March…

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Elderly Covid-19 Victim Spent Days Pleading For Help With Her Alexa Smart Device Before Death

LouAnn Dagen, a 66-year-old woman in Michigan, spent days pleading for help from her Amazon Echo Show before she died of covid-19 on April 4,…

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‘We’re Not Treated Like We’re Essential. We’re Treated Like We’re Disposable.’

Amazon is using COVID-19 rules to control their employees, not to protect them, says an Amazon worker who took part in the fourth strike at…

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