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2 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Amazon.com , the world's largest retailer and a business known for its cutting edge technology and innovation, wants to fill the skies with delivery drones but has been met with resistance according to a Baltimore Sun article published on December 10, 2013.
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6 hrs ago | Star Tribune
Amazon's Prime Air unmanned aircraft project envisions a day when drones could deliver merchandise to customers in 30 minutes or less.
9 hrs ago | The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)
In the never ending battle of the cloud storage wars, Amazon has updated its Amazon Cloud Drive Photos app to version 2.0, which lets you store videos from your iOS device to your Amazon Cloud Drive.
13 hrs ago | TeleRead
A piece of news that will bring no comfort to "the character-bashing, Jeff-Bezos hating, Amazon-vilifying tribes," as Callie Oettinger styles them - Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is on the Top Ten shortlist for TIME Magazine Person of the Year.
17 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com
President Obama was the first of many world leaders to honor former South African President Nelson Mandela at a memorial service in Johannesburg this morning.
18 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun
Jeff Bezos' announcement that Amazon hopes to eventually deliver packages to customers using little flying drones has caused a mini-uproar.
Amazon.com, in its relentless pursuit of faster delivery, may in the not-too-distant future turn to drones to drop copies of "50 Shades of Grey" on customers' doorsteps.
Blue Origin, the private space flight start-up funded by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, has successfully tested off-the-shelf hydrogen rockets ahead of 2018 unmanned missions starting, though the company says it expects to switch eventually to rockets of its own design.
Amazon recently announced a rather ambitious project that its R&D division has been working on.
From twerking on Santa to battling the president, the Pope and Syrian president Bashar Assad for the honor of Time magazine's Person of the Year , there's no doubt Miley Cyrus had a pretty huge weekend.
Land, a Russian high-end supermarket chain, has implemented interactive kiosks that will create recommendation-styled grocery lists for customers who use the brand's loyalty cards.
I can kind of see why the former ombudsman for the Washington Post , Patrick Pexton, advised Jeff Bezos to fire Jennifer Rubin .
Jeff Bezos, CEO and founder of Amazon, announced a plan on a recent "60 Minutes" show to use drones - unmanned helicopters, below, that he called octocopters - to deliver packages to customers within 30 minutes of ordering.
NEWS ANALYSIS: A noted security researcher says it's easy to hijack a widely-used, but poorly-secured, airborne drone using an autonomous skyjacking drone of his own.
"The thing is that that a drone is going to need cameras on it to guide it, and I think people are going to have real privacy problems," said Rep. Adam Schiff , a senior member of the House Intelligence Committee.
Online retailer Amazon.com created international news this week with an announcement that is cause for both excitement and concern.