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Amazon investigates staff bribery claims

Image copyright Getty Images Amazon is investigating claims that its employees accepted bribes in exchange for leaking confidential sales data. Independent sellers were also allowed to delete negative reviews and restore banned accounts for payments of between $80 (£61; €69) and $2,000, according to allegations in the Wall Street Journal. The Journal said the practice […]

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A new reality?

Magic Leap’s new mixed reality headset is available to developers in the US – but how does the device compare to what’s already available? Our North American technology reporter Dave Lee put Magic Leap’s new mixed reality headset to the test. Produced by: Cody Melissa Godwin Source link

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Black chat shows prosper online

Image copyright Olu HD Image caption The Receipts Podcast has amassed over two and a half million listens and recently joined BBC Radio 1Xtra It starts with a topic and a conversation. Or at least, that’s how it began for the individuals behind web series BKChat, The Receipts Podcast and Halfcast Podcast. In the age […]

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The robot child patient for doctors and other news

BBC Click’s Omar Mehtab looks at some of the week’s best technology stories including: Google is fighting plans to extend the ‘right to be forgotten’. Controversial new copyright laws have been approved by members of the European Parliament. Gaumard Scientific has developed a robot called Pediatric Hal which looks like a five-year-old child for medical […]

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Beyond pizza

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The city of Naples stretches towards the imposing volcano Vesuvius As tech giants Apple and Cisco set up academies in Naples, the city’s tech entrepreneurs are hoping new investment will revitalise southern Italy’s failing economy. Naples is a city with a reputation: it has pizza, its very own mafia […]