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# amazon - Friday 30 October, 2015

First glimpse of Jeremy Clarkson's new Amazon show is here with a dig at the BBC
# Dead Dogs
# Dead Dogs

First glimpse of Jeremy Clarkson's new Amazon show is here with a dig at the BBC

Oct 30th 2015, 7:48 PM 22,830 Views 28 Comments

The advertisement also features Clarkson riding a Segway.

# amazon - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

The site where everyone goes to dish dirt on their employers is launching in Ireland
# A Quick Word
# A Quick Word

The site where everyone goes to dish dirt on their employers is launching in Ireland

Oct 28th 2015, 6:03 AM 34,290 Views 24 Comments

Glassdoor also plans to open its European headquarters in Dublin.

# amazon - Monday 26 October, 2015

These 11 companies control almost everything you buy
# Show Me The Money
# Show Me The Money

These 11 companies control almost everything you buy

Oct 26th 2015, 9:15 AM 35,357 Views 41 Comments

A small number of organisations have a whole lot of control – and revenue.

# amazon - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Amazon set to take legal action against more than 1,000 'fake reviewers'
# Cracking Down
# Cracking Down

Amazon set to take legal action against more than 1,000 'fake reviewers'

Oct 18th 2015, 3:08 PM 15,160 Views 19 Comments

The fake reviews were being offered for sale for as little as $5 (€4.40).

# amazon - Monday 5 October, 2015

These are the top ten brands in the world right now
# The Big Ten
# The Big Ten

These are the top ten brands in the world right now

Oct 5th 2015, 10:00 PM 49,481 Views 58 Comments

No prizes for guess number one.

# amazon - Thursday 17 September, 2015

It looks like these guys have chosen a name for their new €220m car show
# In The Hotseat
# In The Hotseat

It looks like these guys have chosen a name for their new €220m car show

Sep 17th 2015, 3:31 PM 30,337 Views 47 Comments

Clarkson, Hammond and May are back behind the wheel.

# amazon - Monday 17 August, 2015

Amazon's boss hits back at claims it's a 'soulless, dystopian workplace'
# Slammed
# Slammed

Amazon's boss hits back at claims it's a 'soulless, dystopian workplace'

Aug 17th 2015, 12:30 PM 14,965 Views 30 Comments

A report claimed that Amazon’s employees are pushed hard and work long hours so they wouldn’t be seen as a “major weakness”.

# amazon - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Clarkson, Hammond and May have a new show - but Irish viewers won't be able to see it
# Amazon Prime
# Amazon Prime

Clarkson, Hammond and May have a new show - but Irish viewers won't be able to see it

Jul 30th 2015, 12:41 PM 35,657 Views 92 Comments

It’ll be streaming on Amazon Prime from next year. Amazon Prime isn’t available here.

What's Amazon's impressive streaming service and why can't you get it in Ireland?
# UPC
From The Daily Edge
# UPC

What's Amazon's impressive streaming service and why can't you get it in Ireland?

Jul 30th 2015, 12:00 PM 77,620 Views 26 Comments

Does Netflix have any direct competition here?

# amazon - Friday 24 July, 2015

While you were sleeping, this man quietly made 7 BILLION dollars
# Good Day At The Office
# Good Day At The Office

While you were sleeping, this man quietly made 7 BILLION dollars

Jul 24th 2015, 9:36 AM 29,717 Views 13 Comments

We’d be happy enough finding a loose fiver behind the couch.

# amazon - Monday 22 June, 2015

Catastrophe's jokes about Irish dads and pregnancy are going down a storm in the US
# Catastrophe
From The Daily Edge
# Catastrophe

Catastrophe's jokes about Irish dads and pregnancy are going down a storm in the US

Jun 22nd 2015, 2:51 PM 11,870 Views 1 Comment

“I liked this show so much I cried,” wrote one reviewer.

11 hilariously angry Amazon reviews of the new Fifty Shades of Grey
# Critical Spanking
From The Daily Edge
# Critical Spanking

11 hilariously angry Amazon reviews of the new Fifty Shades of Grey

Jun 22nd 2015, 10:06 AM 7,120 Views 1 Comment

“I seriously have to go take 2 aspirin right now.”

# amazon - Thursday 11 June, 2015

Tired of expensive Kindle books? You're not the only one...
# Amazon Painforest
# Amazon Painforest

Tired of expensive Kindle books? You're not the only one...

Jun 11th 2015, 4:48 PM 19,182 Views 31 Comments

Amazon have become the latest tech giant to be targeted by crusading EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager.

# amazon - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

Well, we've just found the best Amazon review of all time
# Crochet Away
From The Daily Edge
# Crochet Away

Well, we've just found the best Amazon review of all time

Jun 9th 2015, 10:17 AM 9,720 Views 2 Comments

No one in the family is happy with the purchase. Even the furrier members.

# amazon - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

These irate Amazon reviews for 'Irish accent mouth spray' are the best thing you'll read today
# Ah Begorrah
From The Daily Edge
# Ah Begorrah

These irate Amazon reviews for 'Irish accent mouth spray' are the best thing you'll read today

Mar 17th 2015, 8:15 AM 13,866 Views 6 Comments

“This product is a lie!”

# amazon - Friday 13 March, 2015

There is Microsoft Word porn, and the world is officially insane
# Word To Your Mama
From The Daily Edge
# Word To Your Mama

There is Microsoft Word porn, and the world is officially insane

Mar 13th 2015, 6:48 PM 8,523 Views 4 Comments

Conquered by Clippy. *cries*

# amazon - Friday 16 January, 2015

EU suspects Amazon's Luxembourg tax deal was illegal. Next up Apple and Ireland...
# A Jungle Out There
# A Jungle Out There

EU suspects Amazon's Luxembourg tax deal was illegal. Next up Apple and Ireland...

Jan 16th 2015, 10:08 AM 7,707 Views 20 Comments

The preliminary ruling is putting more pressure on European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker.

# amazon - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Not everyone is happy about Woody Allen's new TV show
# Amazon Prime
# Amazon Prime

Not everyone is happy about Woody Allen's new TV show

Jan 13th 2015, 8:04 PM 15,702 Views 24 Comments

It hasn’t been made yet, but there is a lot of commentary about it online.

Woody Allen to create his first TV show for Amazon
# Amazon
From The Daily Edge
# Amazon

Woody Allen to create his first TV show for Amazon

Jan 13th 2015, 2:57 PM 1,295 Views 7 Comments

It’s called Untitled Woody Allen Project. Yes, really.

# amazon - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Here are some of the top business books to read in 2015
# Must Reads
# Must Reads

Here are some of the top business books to read in 2015

Jan 4th 2015, 11:30 AM 14,565 Views 6 Comments

Pick up some inspiration from some of these…

# amazon - Monday 1 December, 2014

Amazon has an army of robots helping it send gifts on their way
# Little Helpers
# Little Helpers

Amazon has an army of robots helping it send gifts on their way

Dec 1st 2014, 11:39 AM 10,812 Views 25 Comments

The company has deployed more than 15,000 wheeled robots to travel around its biggest warehouses and help deliver goods to employees.

# amazon - Sunday 30 November, 2014

SME focus: Everything you need to know about traditional stores and e-commerce
# SME Focus
# SME Focus

SME focus: Everything you need to know about traditional stores and e-commerce

Nov 30th 2014, 10:15 AM 6,476 Views 7 Comments

For November’s in-depth coverage of SMEs, we focused on the business of retail.

# amazon - Friday 28 November, 2014

SME book club: How one bull-headed businessman built the 'everything store'
# The Everything Store
# The Everything Store

SME book club: How one bull-headed businessman built the 'everything store'

Nov 28th 2014, 7:30 PM 8,657 Views 7 Comments

Inside the Amazon story – and what other entrepreneurs can learn from the rapid rise of an e-commerce titan.

# amazon - Thursday 6 November, 2014

300 jobs up for grabs in Amazon Dublin - so many it had to expand its offices
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

300 jobs up for grabs in Amazon Dublin - so many it had to expand its offices

Nov 6th 2014, 11:34 AM 15,623 Views 47 Comments

The sales giant has expanded its space to over 100,000 square feet to cater for the new employees.

# amazon - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Meet the tech giants hoping to launch you into space...
# The Final Frontier
# The Final Frontier

Meet the tech giants hoping to launch you into space...

Nov 4th 2014, 7:45 AM 3,702 Views 2 Comments

Richard Branson has said he will not “push on blindly” in the wake of Friday’s fatal crash. The Virgin founder isn’t the only businessman in the commercial space flight race…

# amazon - Friday 10 October, 2014

Amazon plans to move from clicks to bricks by opening first physical store
# Bricks-and-mortar
# Bricks-and-mortar

Amazon plans to move from clicks to bricks by opening first physical store

Oct 10th 2014, 9:27 AM 6,577 Views 6 Comments

The company’s first physical store is expected to be opened in New York by the end of the year.

# amazon - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

It's not just Apple and Ireland. The EU is looking at Amazon's tax deals in Luxembourg
# Favourable Terms
# Favourable Terms

It's not just Apple and Ireland. The EU is looking at Amazon's tax deals in Luxembourg

Oct 7th 2014, 4:55 PM 7,922 Views 14 Comments

The European Commission claim that terms in a 2003 tax deal allowed Amazon to limit its overall bill to less than 1% of its European income.

# amazon - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Irish man to run marathon in Amazon to raise money for teacher with cancer
# Brazil
# Brazil

Irish man to run marathon in Amazon to raise money for teacher with cancer

Sep 17th 2014, 7:45 AM 11,645 Views 5 Comments

The former teacher of his nephew has been diagnosed with mixed cell lymphoma, a very rare form of cancer, and he’s hoping to help cover the cost of her treatment.

# amazon - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Four indigenous leaders killed while fighting Amazon deforestation
# Amazon
# Amazon

Four indigenous leaders killed while fighting Amazon deforestation

Sep 9th 2014, 9:55 PM 12,418 Views 18 Comments

They were killed by suspected members of an illegal logging ring.

# amazon - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Explainer: Why did Amazon spend $970 million on a site that livestreams videogames?
# Show Me The Money
# Show Me The Money

Explainer: Why did Amazon spend $970 million on a site that livestreams videogames?

Aug 26th 2014, 11:12 AM 5,948 Views 6 Comments

Turns out watching people play videogames is more lucrative than you think.

# amazon - Monday 25 August, 2014

Amazon bets big that there's a market for watching gamers play - buys Twitch for $970m
# Spectator Sport
# Spectator Sport

Amazon bets big that there's a market for watching gamers play - buys Twitch for $970m

Aug 25th 2014, 10:30 PM 6,554 Views 13 Comments

Google looked the favourites to land the deal but lost out.

# amazon - Friday 8 August, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Friday
# Evening Fix
# Evening Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Aug 8th 2014, 11:20 PM 16,272 Views 2 Comments

Everyone’s talking about US strikes on Iraq, a new weather warning, and an Irish woman charged over baby death.

# amazon - Monday 28 July, 2014

Amazon opens up 3D printing store for creating personalised items
# Choices
# Choices

Amazon opens up 3D printing store for creating personalised items

Jul 28th 2014, 5:08 PM 8,093 Views 5 Comments

The store will feature more than 200 products at launch, which users can customise in a number of ways.

# amazon - Monday 21 July, 2014

New Amazon service offers unlimited e-book access
# Book Boom
# Book Boom

New Amazon service offers unlimited e-book access

Jul 21st 2014, 12:48 PM 10,458 Views 17 Comments

The Kindle Unlimited service will give US readers a Spotify-style service for their e-readers.

# amazon - Friday 11 July, 2014

Amazon applies for US delivery drone testing
# Drones
# Drones

Amazon applies for US delivery drone testing

Jul 11th 2014, 2:34 PM 498 Views 1 Comment

Company says permission to carry out drone tests would be “in the public interest”.

# amazon - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Amazon challenges Google with new document sharing service
# The Cloud
# The Cloud

Amazon challenges Google with new document sharing service

Jul 10th 2014, 10:35 PM 9,080 Views 7 Comments

Cloud-based service offers new platform for storing, sharing and building document feedback.

# amazon - Monday 7 July, 2014

'Lost' Amazon Indians make first contact with outside world
# Under Threat
# Under Threat

'Lost' Amazon Indians make first contact with outside world

Jul 7th 2014, 8:30 PM 63,531 Views 136 Comments

“It is not normal for such a large group of uncontacted Indians to approach in this way,” said one expert.

# amazon - Sunday 29 June, 2014

The 10 best books of the year (so far), according to Amazon
# Bookworms
From The Daily Edge
# Bookworms

The 10 best books of the year (so far), according to Amazon

Jun 29th 2014, 9:30 AM 25,620 Views 13 Comments

A ready-to-go shopping list.

# amazon - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Amazon enters the mobile market by launching head-tracking smartphone
# Use Your Head
# Use Your Head

Amazon enters the mobile market by launching head-tracking smartphone

Jun 18th 2014, 9:06 PM 11,787 Views 13 Comments

The 4.7-inch smartphone has four cameras located on each corner of the screen which tracks how the user is looking at the phone.

# amazon - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Apple has dodged a massive $840 million price-fixing court case
# Price Fixing
# Price Fixing

Apple has dodged a massive $840 million price-fixing court case

Jun 17th 2014, 10:18 AM 5,443 Views 1 Comment

The company agreed an out-of-court settlement with the parties involved, effectively avoiding a court case which was due to take place next month.