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Sacha Baron Cohen's 'Borat' Sequel to be released on Amazon Prime Video

The movie -- a direct sequel to Cohen's 2006 film "Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan" -- was secretly filmed and completed during the pandemic.

By REUTERS
29/09/2020
An Amazon logo is seen at its centre in Darlington, County Durham, Britain September 3, 2020
Amazon.com bans foreign sales of seeds in US amid mystery packages

Thousands of Americans have received unsolicited packages of seeds in their mailboxes, mostly postmarked from China.

By REUTERS
06/09/2020
Amazon's 'Hunters' renewed for season 2

Following the release of the first season in February, the Auschwitz Memorial and Museum called the show “dangerous” for depicting a human chess game in Auschwitz.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
05/08/2020
Bezos' snack, room ratings and 'the net': Key moments from tech hearing

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Sundar Pichai of Google and Apple Inc’s Tim Cook gave virtual testimony before the U.S. House Judiciary Committee’s antitrust panel.

By REUTERS
30/07/2020
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.

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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
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