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Apple will stop taking cut of some Amazon video purchases on App Store

Apple will stop taking cut of some Amazon video purchases on App Store

(Reuters) – Apple Inc said on Wednesday it would stop taking a cut of some sales for “qualifying” streaming video services on iPhones and other Apple devices, including Amazon.com’s Prime Video. To make purchases inside apps on its App Store, Apple requires the use of Apple’s own payment systems and takes a commission of between [...]

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Tommy the robot nurse helps keep Italy doctors safe from coronavirus

Tommy the robot nurse helps keep Italy doctors safe from coronavirus

VARESE, Italy (Reuters) – He doesn’t wear a mask but he is helping save lives from coronavirus just the same. Meet Tommy, the robot nurse. Tommy is one of six new robots helping flesh-and-blood doctors and nurses care for coronavirus patients at the Circolo Hospital in Varese, a city in the northern Lombardy region that [...]

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Amazon warehouse workers protest near Detroit, days after NYC walkout

Amazon warehouse workers protest near Detroit, days after NYC walkout

(Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc said on Wednesday a handful of workers staged a demonstration at one of its warehouses near Detroit, another U.S. protest this week over staff concerns about contracting the novel coronavirus on the job. Amazon said fewer than 15 of more than 4,000 employees at its Romulus, Michigan fulfillment center participated in [...]

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