But smaller sites will have to pay
Amazon will not have to pay the UK's new digital services tax on products it sells directly to consumers but small traders who sell products on its site will face increased charges.
Wants to speed things up
EU antitrust regulators may narrow the scope of their year long investigation into Amazon to speed up the case against the online bookseller.
Don't expect a resurrection
After six years development, Amazon has cancelled its free first person shooter game Crucible.
Even as Amazon spends tens of millions on new robotics and technologies to automate its warehouses, workers are still paying the price with more than 14,000 serious injuries -- requiring days off or job restrictions -- reported in fulfilment centres in 2019.
Luna starts next month
Amazon Luna will start a service to stream games running on Amazon Web Services servers to Fire TV, Windows, Mac, and iOS devices initially, with Android support coming weeks later.
Charged with delaying investigation into Deliveroo
Britain’s competition regulator fined Amazon the grand sum of $72,364 after the US online giant delayed an investigation into its purchase of a 16 percent stake in food platform Deliveroo by failing to provide documents on time.
Total control over workers
A new report has revealed that Amazon's retail side has adopted an almost dystopian level of control over its warehouse workers, firing them if they fail to meet secret targets and monitoring the crap out of them.
But there appears to be some weirdness
Amazon is getting into the health gadget market with a new fitness band and subscription service called Halo. However this being Amazon, you can expect some weirdness.
Odd pricing alledged
Amazon is being investigated by German authorities for allegedly abusing its market position during the coronavirus pandemic.