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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.

Security researchers warned for years about the cloud-security flaw used in the massive Capital One hack, but Amazon apparently leaves it up to custom...

At the core of it, it's a simple IT error, but it shows that "the cloud," especially cloud security, is still being figured out.
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.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos

Republican lawmakers want answers from Jeff Bezos on Amazon Web Services security before the $10 billion defense cloud contract is awarded

Here's another indication that, if politics prevails, Microsoft may win the enormous and prestigious contract.

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.
Wall Street is expecting Jeff Bezos and Amazon to once again report strong earnings results on Thursday.

Amazon’s Q2 misses on the bottom line, and it warned its profit will disappoint again in Q3

Amazon's second-quarter profit fell well shy of Wall Street's expectations, and AWS sales were light. The company also offered disappointing guidance.

Here’s what you need to know about Palantir, the secretive $20 billion data-analysis company whose work with ICE is dragging Amazon into controv...

Palantir has been facing backlash for providing software to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), which has been targeting undocumented families.
President Donald Trump speaks following a meeting on infrastructure at Trump Tower, August 15, 2017 in New York City.

President Trump is reportedly taking a personal interest in the $10 billion Pentagon cloud contract that Amazon is widely expected to win

President Donald Trump reportedly demanded more information about the $10 billion JEDI contract that could be awarded to either Amazon or Microsoft.
Werner Vogels, Amazon's CTO

Protesters repeatedly disrupted a top Amazon executive’s presentation at a tech conference

Protesters disrupted the AWS Summit keynote and blocked traffic. They demanded that Amazon stop selling technology to ICE.