Amazon Now Playing Podcasts
Amazon Now Playing Podcasts

Amazon has entered the super hot podcasting arena, adding podcasts to their Amazon Music platform. All podcasts will be able to be accessed via Alexa, its voice-activated Echo speakers, and are free to Amazon Prime members.

Walmart+ Goes Head To Head With Amazon
Walmart+ Goes Head To Head With Amazon

Walmart launches Walmart+ a subscription service that competes directly with Amazon Prime and costs only $98 a year or optionally $12.95 a month. Walmart’s membership option is now available to customers across the country. Membership includes free 15-day trial period.

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Google Sued For $3 Billion in the UK Over YouTube Privacy

Google is being sued for $3 billion in the UK over allegations that YouTube tracks children, violating the UK’s privacy laws.

Big Tech: IBM Deploys Face Mask Surveillance System
Big Tech: IBM Deploys Face Mask Surveillance System

IBM has deployed a super intelligent face mask surveillance system for businesses (or government) to discreetly track face mask usage by employees, customers, and anyone who enters a building where their system is installed.

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Oracle Beats Out Microsoft/Walmart As TikTok’s US Partner

In a surprise move, Oracle has emerged as the frontrunner to be the US partner for TikTok.

Walmart Partners With Zipline For Drone Delivery
Walmart Partners With Zipline For Drone Delivery

Walmart has partnered with Zipline to deliver health-related products directly to customers. The new service will make on-demand deliveries of select health and wellness products with the potential to expand to general merchandise.

Peloton Moving Toward Subscription Model, Says CEO John Foley
Peloton Moving Toward Subscription Model, Says CEO

John Foley, CEO of Peloton, discusses the likelihood that the company will eventually offer subscriptions for its internet-connected fitness products instead of requiring an expensive purchase.

Digital Business Is Up 127 Percent Says Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen
Kroger CEO: Digital Business Is Up 127 Percent

Rodney McMullen, CEO of Kroger, discusses how their digital business has been particularly key to powering their massive growth amid the COVID pandemic.

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Trump Will Not Extend TikTok Ban Deadline

As the TikTok negotiations run into trouble, President Trump has indicated he has no intention of extending a ban deadline of September 15.

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COVID-19 Continues to Reshape Advertising

The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) has released a report demonstrating how much COVID-19 has impacted advertising.