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Amazon Web Services VP Tim Bray resigns over worker firings

May 05, 2020 - 12:05 PM

Tim Bray cites the firings of employees who had organized protests against Amazon as a reason for his resignation

AMAZON. A visitor checks in at the Amazon corporate headquarters on June 16, 2017 in Seattle, Washington. File photo by David Ryder/Getty Images/AFP

Amazon delivers hefty profits, led by web services

Apr 27, 2018 - 1:00 PM

The earnings beats market expectations and comes with an announcement that Amazon is raising the annual Prime subscription rate in the US to $119 from $99, effective next month

AMAZON. This file photo taken on December 28, 2016 shows the logo of US electronic commerce and cloud computing company Amazon. Photo by Loic Venance/AFP

Amazon sales surge to $38-B, but spending bites into profit

Jul 28, 2017 - 8:04 AM

Net sales increase by 25 compared to the same period last year but profits drop 77 to 197 million

TEMPORARY CHAMP. Amazon founder Jeff Bezos briefly became the world's richest person on July 27, 2017, as a jump in the share price of the US tech giant enabled him to overtake Microsoft founder Bill Gates, Forbes magazine estimated. The shares weakened by the end of the day, relegating Bezos back to 2nd place. Photo by David Ryder/AFP

Amazon Web Services sets up PH office

May 11, 2016 - 11:22 PM

Amazon Web Services says it set up an office in Manila to further support the rapidly growing customer base across the Philippines

Mexico voter database leak affects 87 million

Apr 25, 2016 - 12:15 PM

MacKeeper s Chris Vickery: There was no password or authentication of any sort required It was configured purely for public access

VOTER DATABASE. People cast their votes in Morelia, Michoacan state, Mexico, on 07 June 2015. File photo by Ulises Ruiz Basurto/EPA

PH small businesses lure cloud computing giants

Sep 09, 2015 - 8:49 PM

The Philippines has a booming economy There is a huge appetite for innovation here and the market is very open to fresh ideas says Microsoft Philippines COO

SKY IS THE LIMIT. The cloud provides remote accessibility which allows SMEs to expand quickly and reach a wider audience through the Internet.

Xurpas acquires 70% stake in Seer

Jun 27, 2015 - 8:00 AM

Xurpas says the acquisition of Seers enhances its ability to provide mobile solutions for enterprise clients

Cloud: The great leveler for SMEs

Apr 29, 2015 - 5:00 PM

The Asia Cloud Computing Association explains says the Philippines is in a unique position to lead the harmonization of data among ASEAN industries through cloud

How the cloud can transform SMEs in the country

Users report Amazon Web Services E2C outage

May 27, 2014 - 1:29 PM

Isolated outage caused by loss of power in a single availability zone in Northern California lasts two hours