Amazon blocks words like “union” and “pay raise”

Amazon blocks words like “union” and “pay raise”

AMAZON WILL LOCK and will flag employee posts on a scheduled internal messaging app that contains trade union-related keywords, according to internal business documents reviewed by The Intercept. Automated word tracking would also block a variety of terms that could potentially pose criticisms of Amazon’s working conditions, such as “slave labor”, “prison” and “plantation”, as…

Jeff Bezos threatens Leonardo DiCaprio after the actor flirted with his girlfriend

Jeff Bezos threatens Leonardo DiCaprio after the actor flirted with his girlfriend

Watch your back, Leonardo DiCaprio. A video that made the rounds on Twitter on Monday shows the actor and producer chatting with Amazon founder Jeff Bezos and his girlfriend, Lauren Sánchez, at the LACMA Art + Film Gala in Los Angeles on Saturday. In the video, Sánchez briefly has his arm around DiCaprio, and the…

How to use Amazon Music offline

How to use Amazon Music offline

Music streaming services are great as long as you’re not stuck without an internet connection. This is where downloading music for offline playback comes in. Like Spotify, Amazon Music supports downloading music for offline listening. We will show you how to do it. To use the offline feature, you will need an Amazon Music Prime,…

Shock on the web for the new Amazon warehouse surrounded by shacks – LOOK

Shock on the web for the new Amazon warehouse surrounded by shacks – LOOK

A vast new Amazon fulfillment center in Tijuana, Mexico is surrounded by rundown housing. Photographer Omar Martinez captured images of the warehouse, which show a stark contrast between Amazon’s crisp white structure and the crumbling shacks around it. They were widely shared and discussed on Reddit And Twitter . The warehouse is located approximately 3…