Amazon's Influence

News and features on how Amazon influences technological, economic and social change, and how it competes, innovates and automates and disrupts the status quo in every industry. We look at Amazon markets, logistics, e-commerce strategy, AI, culture, customer experience, overall workplace issues, failures and successes, among our breadth of topics.

Amazon's Influence News

  • March 18, 2020 18 Mar'20

    Coronavirus disruption frays Amazon supply chain

    Even as orders increase, disruption from the new coronavirus outbreak could have big consequences for smaller, third-party sellers on Amazon, as they will be punished for stock outages.

  • January 24, 2020 24 Jan'20

    New themed Amazon pop-up stores built on consumer data

    In its never-ending quest to establish unique physical locations, Amazon has plans to launch a chain of themed pop-up stores that will focus on a specific product category or trend.

  • January 09, 2020 09 Jan'20

    AWS security faces challenges after a decade of dominance

    After a decade of dominating the public cloud market and influencing cloud security, AWS is faced with new challenges stemming from old problems and increasing competition.

  • December 30, 2019 30 Dec'19

    AWS AI tools focus on developers

    AWS sells many AI products, tools and services aimed at developers, including several for AI newcomers, such as DeepRacer, DeepLens and DeepComposer.

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