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Amazon’s New Tech Vests Helps Robots Respond to Human Presence

Amazon has launched a new tech vest for its workers in over 25+ sites. These sites are mostly warehouses, where robots and humans work in close proximity. The safety kit looks much like a pair of suspenders with a built-in signaling system which cautions the robot. Amazon reported that the system has noted over a million signals so far. The new suspender kit promises to carry a lot more safety

Amazon, Oracle Fight it Out Over Pentagon Cloud-Computing Contract

Technology giants Amazon and Oracle have come face to face against each other in the US Court of Federal Claims after the latter claimed that the Defense Department’s cloud computing contract dubbed as the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure or “JEDI” which is up for grabs wrongly favors Amazon Web Services (AWS), Amazon’s cloud computing wing. The US government hopes to impose its dominion over China and Russia by developing the

France Partners with Orange on Voice Assistance Technology

French telecom operator Orange has partnered with Amazon to combine both companies voice assistant technology. According to Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Stephane Richard, said that the collaboration will be to combine the voice assistants of the two companies. After the partnership commences, Orange subscribers will be able to request all the products and services of Amazon through the Djingo assistant. Although currently the two companies are collaborating on the voice

Indian Drone Policy to Delay Commercial Use by Ecommerce Giants Flipkart, Amazon

Drones have a plenty of utilizations, for example, remote reconnaissance, track catastrophic event casualties for save missions or drop help materials, conveyance of merchandise from web based business locales, rural exercises, for example, showering composts or pesticides and sowing seeds among others. Amazon and Flipkart may have to wait a little longer before they can begin their delivery by drone services in India. The government has implemented a regulation on

GST on Textiles: Amazon and Flipkart Offer Massive Discounts

The newly introduced goods and services tax (GST) will be rolling out from July 1st 2017, and besides other sectors, it will have considerable effect on the textile market. As per the rates announced by the GST Council, apparels and garments priced more than INR 1,000 will be taxed at 12%, while those below it will be charged 5% tax. India’s largest online retailers, Amazon and Flipkart have recognized these