Amazon asks ITV to hand over 30% of ad revenue for Fire TV placement. (A long time ago, the CEO of Channel 4 told me their regulated EPG placement was a long-term strategic asset)
Working Backwards is an insider's breakdown of Amazon's approach to culture, leadership, and best practices from two long-time Amazon executives. @rwang0 and I spoke with Jeff Bezos former chief of staff about how Amazon built an invention machine.
Jeff Bezos will step down from his role as @amazon 's CEO, taking over as Executive Chairman, and elevating long-time Chief Executive of Amazon Web Services, Andy Jassy. Congratulations to Jeff, Andy, and the larger Amazon team on this next chapter! 🎉
Amazon is putting a one-year moratorium on police use of its facial recognition software, a major reversal of its long-time defense of law enforcement's use of the technology