Amazon’s pressure of an artificial recruiting intelligence to discriminate against women

Amazon’s pressure of an artificial recruiting intelligence to discriminate against women   Amazon experts began to build in 2014 an artificial intelligence system to review the curriculum of job applicants. The goal was to mechanize the search for the best talent. This tool, based on the archives of the last 10 years of the company, […]

Sears, the Amazon of its day, files for bankruptcy

Sears, which invented the strategy of selling everything anyone with a mailing address long before Amazon, has been mortally wounded by its spiritual successor. After nearly a decade of struggle, the US retailer announced that it has filed for bankruptcy. It entered voluntary Chapter 11 proceedings and plans to close as many as 150 stores […]

30 men’s boots you’d be surprised are available on Amazon Prime — all $300 or less

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Amazon probably isn’t the first online retailer that comes to mind for fall boots, but you’d be surprised by the wide selection and accessible pricing. With a $ 300 budget, […]

Amazon predicts these will be the 100 hottest toys every kid wants this holiday season

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. It’s never too early to start thinking about holiday shopping. While the gift-giving season is months away, if you like to get ahead and do your holiday shopping early, Amazon […]

How Alphabet, Amazon, Apple, and Microsoft are shaking up healthcare — and what it means for the future of the industry (GOOGL, AAPL, AMZN, MSFT)

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Business Insider Intelligence The healthcare industry is undergoing a profound transformation. Costs are skyrocketing, consumer demand for more accessible care is growing rapidly, and healthcare companies are unable to keep up. See […]

30 women’s fall wardrobe essentials you’d be surprised are available on Amazon Prime

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Fall has crept up on us, bringing with it a dip in temperature and the realization that our fall wardrobes could still use some work. While you might […]

Amazon employee shared email addresses with third-party seller

In September, Amazon started investigating reports that some of its employees in the US and China have been leaking data to third-party sellers in exchange for money. Now, the e-commerce giant has notified affected customers that an employee shared their email addresses with a third-party seller. Amazon told The Wall Street Journal that it already […]

Bloomberg stands by Chinese chip story as Apple, Amazon ratchet up denials

Enlarge / Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks about the new Apple headquarters during a media event in Cupertino, California, on September 12, 2017. (credit: JOSH EDELSON/AFP/Getty Images) On Thursday morning, Bloomberg published a bombshell story claiming that the Chinese government had used tiny microchips to infiltrate the data centers of Apple and Amazon. Apple and […]