Yesterday we featured a post that reported that Amazon was thinking of walking away from locating it's international headquarters in Long Island City, Queens , New York.... Today we get several things in response to the story first reported in the Washington Post.... Amazon … [Read more...] about Amazon Long Island City move politics heat up….
...from Axios.... Amazon has trained us "to buy everything from major appliances to daily staples online. Now it is having second thoughts about some of those sales because they don’t make money," according to The Wall Street Journal's Laura Stevens, Sharon Terlep and Annie … [Read more...] about Amazon to stop warehousing certain things they don’t make enough money on….
People ARE worried folks.... Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, Facebook, Google parent co. Alphabet ALL took hits in their stock prices.... Amazon took the biggest hit @ $51 billion..... Apple computer second @ $39 billion.... Among the big tech shares, Amazon was the biggest … [Read more...] about Stock Market drops almost 800 points losing more than $141 billion in value…Tech stocks lead the fall…
Vox is out with a piece that sheds light on a campaign by some to have people give up their Amazon Prime memberships .... Why? Some people have been following some the things the mega company has been involved in and they aren't happy.... BTW? I never signed up for … [Read more...] about People are calling on others to cancel their Amazon Prime subscriptions…
Germany has launched an antitrust investigation into Amazon over whether the retail giant is taking advantage of its market dominance in a way that is detrimental to third-party sellers on its platform. Federal Cartel Office head Andreas Mundt told the Associated Press that … [Read more...] about Germany looking at Amazon for possible antitrust violations….
Amazon to come to the 'Big Apple' BIG TIME..... Long Island City, Queens will be one site for Amazon’s new corporate headquarters, the Daily News confirmed on Monday night. An announcement is expected on Tuesday, the News’s source said. Long Island … [Read more...] about Amazon WILL pick Long Island City/Queens as a 2nd HQ….Update
The company is looking to employ up to 50,000 employee's in the two locations.... The search has been around the country.... Amazon has several other New York metro location that they could finally choose if they don't pick Long Island City including Belmont Park in Elmont, … [Read more...] about Amazon will share a second HQ between Crystal City Va and possibly Long Island City in Queens NYC
Amazon doesn't just ship packages.... It providers 'cloud' , more correctly , computer data servers and software to Homeland Security and ICE and other law enforcement agencies across the country... Image that? Oh, and other Sillicon Valley tech companies want in to … [Read more...] about Did you know that Amazon help’s the government’s in immigration enforcement?