Rumors of Alexa’s demise are premature, with Amazon poised to give the virtual assistant a major AI upgrade.
Amazon Unveils Bedrock AI Platform
On the heels of a shareholder letter in which CEO Andy Jassy promised the company was working on generative AI, Amazon has unveiled its Bedrock AI platform.
Amazon Laying Off 9,000 More, With AWS Hard-Hit
Amazon CEO Andy Jassy has announced the company plans to lay off an additional 9,000 employees, particularly in AWS, PXT, Advertising, and Twitch.
Amazon Reports First Unprofitable Year in Almost a Decade
Amazon delivered its quarterly report and it was bad news as the company turned in its first unprofitable year in almost a decade.
Amazon Wants Employees In-Office Three Days a Week
Amazon has informed employees that they must return to the office three days a week, reversing a previous remote work policy.
Amazon Will ‘Go Big’ With Its Grocery Store Ambitions
Amazon is eyeing the grocery store market, with plans to “go big” on brick-and-mortar stores.
Amazon CEO Andy Jassy Pivots Away From Bezos’ Number One Priority
Amazon CEO Andy Jassy is already making his mark on the company, including by focusing less on Jeff Bezos’ top priority.
Amazon’s Layoff Plans Grow to 18,000
Amazon layoff plans have grown to nearly twice their original scope, with the company now planning on laying off 18,000 workers.
Amazon’s Next Move Could Be a Sports Streaming App
Amazon may be prepping a sports streaming app as the company continues its focus on its Amazon Prime video service.
Amazon Freezes Corporate Hiring
Amazon is cracking down on hiring even more, freezing all corporate hiring, according to a new report.