Amazon.com was briefly down for many in the US

This post was originally published on this siteAmazon.com was down for many people in the US for a short while Thursday afternoon. A number of Verge staffers were unable to access the site, and

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Fitbit is reportedly planning to build ventilators to help treat COVID-19 patients

This post was originally published on this siteFitbit, which makes fitness-tracking wearables, will be shifting supply chain resources to make emergency ventilators, Fitbit CEO James Park said to

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Go read this Wall Street Journal story about Elon Musk’s personal finances

This post was originally published on this siteIn one of a series of wild tweets posted last week, Elon Musk stated he would be “selling almost all physical possessions” and that he

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Samsung to launch a Samsung Pay debit card this summer

This post was originally published on this siteSamsung plans to launch a Samsung Pay debit card this summer, the company announced today in a blog post by Sang Ahn, vice president and general

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ESPN to air live NBA 2K League games

This post was originally published on this siteESPN will air live NBA 2K League matches on ESPN2 on three Tuesdays in May, the sports network announced today. It’s the first time that the

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US wireless carriers are delivering phone chargers to hospitals for COVID-19 patients

This post was originally published on this siteAT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon have all partnered with iHeartMedia to deliver thousands of phone chargers to hospitals so that COVID-19 patients

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Verizon extends policy to waive late fees due to the pandemic through June 30th

This post was originally published on this siteVerizon has extended its policy to not charge late fees or cancel service for customers and small businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic

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Uber faces criticism for stopping food deliveries to low-income neighborhood in San Francisco

This post was originally published on this siteUber has informed residents of San Francisco’s Treasure Island neighborhood it will no longer make Uber Eats deliveries to the area because of

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Google is slowing down hiring through 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic

This post was originally published on this siteGoogle says it will slow hiring for the remainder of 2020 and adjust its investments in areas like data centers and marketing amid the COVID-19

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DoorDash will cut commissions by 50 percent for local restaurants through the end of May

This post was originally published on this siteDoorDash will be reducing commission fees by 50 percent for orders placed on DoorDash and DoorDash-owned Caviar for all of its local restaurant

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