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As Congress takes on social media giants, Israeli expert advises caution

Shwartz Altshuler to ‘Post’: Real issue is who controls privacy and data’

Jeff Bezos gets even richer, adds $13 billion to his worth

This sudden growth in figures is likely due to the increasing number of home-stayers who are purchasing more goods and services.

Amazon packages awaiting dispatch
Amazon slashes shipping prices for small items to Israel

Though the service is resumed and prices are cut, the online shopping giant has yet to restore the prices that were in place before the coronavirus pandemic struck.

Amazon bans TikTok from employees' phones, cites 'security'

"Due to security risk, the TikTok app is no longer permitted on mobile devices that access Amazon email," the company wrote in a memo, according to Reuters.

By REUTERS
10/07/2020
An aerial view of a deforested plot of the Amazon in Boca do Acre, Amazonas state, Brazil August 24,
Brazil Amazon deforestation up in June, set for worst year in past decade

If there is another increase in deforestation in July, Brazil is headed for annual deforestation of more than 15,000 square kilometers, or an area larger than Connecticut.

By REUTERS
10/07/2020
Indigenous Amazon chief of Kayapó people dies from coronavirus

The Kayapó chief came to prominence after leading the protests against the construction of the Belo Monte hydro-electric dam in the 1980s.

18/06/2020
Amazon packages awaiting dispatch
Amazon to use AI tech in its warehouses to enforce social distancing

Monitors set up in the company's warehouses will highlight workers keeping a safe distance in green circles, while workers who are closer will be highlighted in red circles, Amazon said.

By REUTERS
16/06/2020
Attendees walk past a Twitch logo in Los Angeles
Twitch announces safety advisory board following Halle synagogue shooting stream

Though the video did not remain on Twitch for long, it was captured and shared on other platforms.

15/05/2020
New movie about Jewish, Palestinian foods is streaming on Amazon Prime

“Coming up with the recipes wasn’t easy. The cuisines of both cultures are closer than they might seem.”

By GERRI MILLER/JTA
14/05/2020
Amazon resumes Israel shipping, city of Eilat attempts to recover

Israeli business attempt to recover from the impact of the coronavirus outbreak in any way possible as Israel rolls out its exit plan to return back to normal.

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