Amazon Is Using Prime Day to Lock People into a Giant Surveillance Network
Amazon is offering 30 to 40 percent discounts on Ring surveillance products for Prime Day. Think carefully about these products before going through with a purchase.
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Amazon Is Celebrating Its Monopoly Power With Prime Day
You pay $119, Amazon loses money on the shipping, and together we build a monopoly.
Edward Ongweso Jr
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Amazon: Prime Day Is Exploited By Unions
An Amazon spokesperson said in an email to Motherboard that Prime Day is unfairly exploited by “critics” and “unions.”
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We Talked to People Who Are Boycotting Amazon Prime Day
People are claiming that they plan on boycotting Amazon Prime Day. Motherboard spoke with four of these people and asked why they’re boycotting.
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Amazon Won’t Stop Selling Toxic Products In the U.S.
There are 1,005 notices in California currently filed against Amazon for selling unsafe creams and cosmetics without a warning.
Viral Images Show a Huge Spider Preying on a Possum in Tasmania
It’s not even the first time this year that a spider made news for capturing a possum.
This Artist Is Hacking Google to Create Surreal Street View Art
Brooklyn-based artist Jason Isolini has inserted over 42 immersive pieces of art into Google Maps’s Street View tool.
Amazon’s Home Surveillance Company Is Putting Suspected Petty Thieves in its Advertisements
Ring, Amazon's doorbell company, posted a video of a woman suspected of a crime and asked users to call the cops with information.
Jeff Bezos Is a Post-Earth Capitalist
Bezos admits that the limitless growth that made him the world's richest man is incompatible with a habitable Earth.
SpaceX and Amazon Hope to Deliver Cheap Broadband With Low-Orbit Satellites
A new study shows how more broadband options should bring lower prices, assuming the promises pan out.
Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition Violates Kids' Rights, Civil Rights Groups Say
Twenty-one groups and coalitions filed a complaint with the FTC alleging that Amazon breaks the law and violates kids’ privacy rights with the Echo Dot Kids Edition.
Going Cashless Looks More and More Like a Capitalist Scam
Lawmakers argue bans on cashless stores could protect tens of millions of Americans without access to credit cards.