Amazon, Apple, Fb and Google focused in bipartisan antitrust reform payments

Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google could be forced to overhaul their business practices as part of a new major series of antitrust reforms introduced on Friday by a bipartisan group of House MPs. The package of five bills previously reported by CNBC and other outlets would make it difficult for dominant platforms to enter into … Read more

Democrats’ draft antitrust payments may reshape Apple, Amazon, Google, Fb

Democrats' draft antitrust bills could reshape Apple, Amazon, Google, Facebook

House Impeachment Manager David Cicilline (D-RI) speaks at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC on the second day of the second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump on February 10, 2021. via Getty Images A group of Democrats in the House of Representatives is circulating draft antitrust laws that would force major tech … Read more

Amazon Care has a number of prospects, says exec Babak Parviz

Amazon employees are told they can get medical care on demand Amazon has attracted several companies interested in using its telehealth service known as Amazon Care, company director Babak Parviz said on Wednesday. “We’ve had a lot of interest from other companies using this service,” said Parviz, a vice president who works for Amazon Care, … Read more

The Finest Motion pictures and TV Reveals New to Netflix, Amazon and Stan in Australia in June

The Best Movies and TV Shows New to Netflix, Amazon and Stan in Australia in June

Every month streaming services in Australia add a new series of movies and TV shows to their library. Here are our tips for June. 4th JUNE ‘Feel Good’ Season 2 The entertaining and emotional dramedy “Feel Good” ended its first season with the troubled stand-up comic Mae (played by the show’s co-creator Mae Martin), who … Read more

Brazil’s Bid to Outsource Amazon Conservation Finds Few Takers

Brazil’s Bid to Outsource Amazon Conservation Finds Few Takers

This article was produced in collaboration with the Pulitzer Center’s Rainforest Investigations Network. RIO DE JANEIRO – Faced with strong international condemnation of the destruction of the Amazon, the government of President Jair Bolsonaro developed a strategy: It offered companies the opportunity to “adopt” a piece of rainforest. However, the plan, which calls on companies … Read more

James Bond, Meet Jeff Bezos: Amazon Makes $8.45 Billion Deal for MGM

James Bond, Meet Jeff Bezos: Amazon Makes $8.45 Billion Deal for MGM

“It is important that mergers and acquisitions by monopoly companies, which are growing at enormous and exponential rates, be scrutinized,” said Buck. Amazon’s revenue rose 44 percent to $ 108.5 billion in the first quarter of 2021. This is the company’s fastest increase in nearly 10 years. Amazon’s entertainment strategy has evolved with the proliferation … Read more

MGM Appears to Amazon because the Hollywood Studio Tries to Discover a Purchaser

MGM Looks to Amazon as the Hollywood Studio Tries to Find a Buyer

Streaming is highly competitive, Disney + is strong, and HBO Max, Apple TV +, and Paramount + are determined to move forward. This has led the original streaming disruptors – Netflix and Amazon Prime Video – to rely more heavily on broad appeal films to keep growing, especially overseas. The 58-year-old James Bond franchise is … Read more