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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos

Amazon adds fear detection and age ranges to its facial-recognition tech as the Border Patrol looks to award a $950 million contract

Amazon has been adding more features to its facial recognition technology and shrugging off growing protests about use of the tech by law enforcement.
Amazon Web Services is the name for Amazon's cloud computer services.

The US Federal Reserve is now examining Amazon cloud data centers, in what appears to be growing federal oversight of the cloud industry

According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, regulators from the US Federal Reserve paid a visit to an Amazon cloud data center earlier this year.

The White House reportedly directed the Department of Defense to review a $10 billion cloud contract because it would probably go to Amazon

The news comes after President Donald Trump expressed skepticism over the deal, which Amazon Web Services is widely expected to win.

The Capital One hack suspect threatened to ‘shoot up’ a social-media company, and her housemate illegally kept 20 guns in their home, pros...

FBI agents arrested Paige Thompson, the suspect in the data breach, on Monday. They say her housemate Park Quan had 20 illegally obtained guns.

It might be impossible to prevent hackers from breaking into corporations like Capital One. But here’s what companies should do anyway to make s...

Capital One was the victim of a massive data breach. Here's what companies should do to prevent data from being stolen in a similar way.

A 33-year-old woman who used to work for Amazon is the suspect in the massive Capital One hack — meet Paige Thompson

Thompson is accused of stealing data from millions of Capital One customers, including Social Security numbers and linked bank accounts.
Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy

Amazon’s cloud was at the heart of the big Capital One hack, even though it doesn’t seem to be at fault

Capital One has been a major Amazon Web Services customer since at least 2016.

President Donald Trump reportedly wants to ‘scuttle’ the $10 billion Pentagon cloud contract that Amazon and Microsoft are fighting over

A chart alleging a conspiracy to award the $10 billion JEDI deal to Amazon reportedly made its way to Trump. The chart matches one made by Oracle.
Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web Services.

Amazon’s cloud business jumped 37% from this time last year, but sees biggest slowdown in more than 5 years — and missed analyst estimates...

Although Amazon Web Services saw a slowdown in growth, it's a major driver of Amazon's profits. Still, Amazon's results disappointed Wall Street.
SoftBank Group Corp. Chairman and CEO Masayoshi Son

SoftBank wants Microsoft to invest in its next VisionFund, and it offered to encourage its startups to ditch Amazon’s cloud for Azure

SoftBank offered to push portfolio companies to use Microsoft's cloud provider Azure over Amazon, according to a Wall Street Journal report.