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    Business Jeff Bezos to step down as Amazon CEO
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    World Pope expected to stand firm on celibacy in text on Amazon synod – Daily Monitor

    Pope Francis is on Wednesday to release a much-anticipated text about the Amazon, which is not expected to open up the priesthood to married men in the region despite an appeal from a historic Vatican meeting.... Read more via Daily Monitor – Get more World News
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    World Microsoft Wins $10 Billion Pentagon Cloud Contract, Beating Amazon – Bloomberg

    Microsoft Corp. has won the sought-after JEDI cloud computing contract with the Pentagon valued at as much as $10 billion over a decade, dealing a blow to the market leader, Inc., which had been the front-runner.... Read more via Bloomberg – Get more World News
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    World Jeff Bezos Sells About $1.8 Billion Worth Of Amazon Shares In Three Days – Forbes

    On Wednesday evening, hours after the stock markets had closed, Amazon founder and chief executive Jeff Bezos filed paperwork with the Securities Exchange Commission which showed he had … Read more via Forbes – Get more World News
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    World Google Home allegedly records clips without trigger, sends to contractor – SlashGear

    Just three months ago, Amazon was revealed to be sending its presumed anonymous and very private Alexa recordings to humans that listen to and process the audio to help the assistant become smarter.... Read more via SlashGear – Get more World News
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    Business Amazon topples Google, Apple as world’s most valuable brand – P.M. News

    Jeff Bezos’ Amazon, the US retail giant has moved past hi-tech titans Apple and Google to become the world’s most valuable brand, a … Read more via P.M. News – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    World U.S. moving toward major antitrust probe of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google – VentureBeat

    The U.S. government is gearing up to investigate whether Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google misuse their massive market power, sources told Reuters on Monday, setting up what could be an unprecedented..... Read more via VentureBeat – Get more World News
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    World Facebook is celebrating two years of encouraging women entrepreneurs with the SheLeadsTech community –

    YourStory is the outreach partner for SheLeadsTech from Facebook Two years ago, Facebook India launched a unique programme created to encourage women entrepreneurs in the country.... Read more via – Get more World News
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    Metro Jeff Bezos, The Wealthiest Man And Mackenzie Bezos, The Third Wealthiest Woman In The World After Divorce – Leadership Newspaper

    World’s richest man and Amazon founder, Jeff Bezos and his ex-wife, MacKenzie, have agreed on the biggest divorce settlement in history. The settlement which leaves him.... Read more via Leadership Newspaper – Get more World News
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    World Jeff Bezos’ Wife Getting $36B in the Biggest Divorce Settlement Ever? – BellaNaija

    In what might just be the biggest divorce settlement ever, Jeff Bezos and his wife MacKenzie have officially gotten divorced after filing the papers yesterday.... Read more via BellaNaija – Get more World News
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    World Jeff Bezos to keep 75 percent of couple’s Amazon stock after finalizing divorce – CNBC

    MacKenzie Bezos announced on Twitter on Thursday that she and Jeff Bezos have completed the process of dissolving their marriage, leaving her with $35.6 billion in Amazon stock.... Read more via CNBC – Get more World News
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    World Amazon Is Now Ditching on Seattle Plans, Too – Gizmodo

    Amazon just gave the slip to yet another city. The company has officially listed a sublease for its floors in Seattle’s Rainier Square tower that were to be used as office space, according to a marketing flier obtained by GeekWire...... Read more via Gizmodo – Get...
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    World Chennai-Born Ex-PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi Joins Amazon’s Board – Inc42 Media

    India-born Nooyi served as CEO of PepsiCo for 12 years Nooyi is the second high-profile addition to Amazon’s board this month It added former Starbucks COO Rosalind Brewer to its board... Read more via Inc42 Media – Get more World News
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    Business Marek Zmyslowski lies & deceit in his quest to build “Amazon of Africa” – Medium

    In short, you CANNOT sell our investment at a price we don’t know about, to investors we haven’t been informed about at terms we didn’t agree to.”... Read more via Medium – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Entertainment How Amazon Alexa Uses Machine Learning to Get Smarter – Wired

    It’s fair to say that when Amazon introduced the first Echo speaker in the fall of 2014, most people weren’t quite sure what to make of it. In the intervening years, Echo and the broader universe of Alexa-powered devices have transitioned from curiosity to ubiquity. But while you can find...
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    Business Amazon Offers a Free Echo Dot for New Alexa Skills – Digital Trends

    Bent on encouraging new Alexa developers, Amazon offers a new Echo Dot to first-timers … Read more via Digital Trends – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    World Strategy: ‘Shark Tank’ winners will now get a huge boost from Amazon — but there’s a catch (AMZN) –

    Amazon announced on Monday that it is officially partnering with the show to sell merchandise made by entrepreneurs whose companies the Sharks have invested in...... Read more via – Get more World News
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    World Wikimedia Endowment Gets New $1 Million Backing From Amazon – Slashdot News

    Amazon has donated $1 million to the Wikimedia Endowment, a fund supporting … Read more via Slashdot News – Get more World News
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    Business Amazon Finally Joins The Trillion Dollar Club – Tori News

    Amazon has achieved another milestone in its history by crossing the $1 trillion club, becoming the second member of the group after its stock price doubled in 15 months.... Read more via Tori News – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business Amazon becomes the 2nd US company to join the $1 trillion club (AMZN) – Business Insider

    It's official: Amazon is the second US company to achieve a valuation of more than $1 trillion. Shares of the e-commerce giant gained about 2% in trading on Tuesday to hit an all-time high of $2,050.27. Multiplied by the number.. Read more via Business Insider – Get...