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AWS CEO Andy Jassy.

The CEO of Amazon Web Services told employees its cloud was ’24 months ahead of Microsoft in functionality and maturity’

Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy reportedly told employees that President Donald Trump's beef with Amazon made the JEDI process inherently unfair.

Andrew Yang and his loyal ‘knights’ of Silicon Valley

In this week's edition of the Trending newsletter, we visit Andrew Yang's tech fundraiser and speak with Amazon's Werner Vogels.

Amazon just made its first official challenge to Microsoft’s $10 billion JEDI cloud-contract win over claims of ‘unmistakable bias’

Amazon made its first formal action against Microsoft's victory in the battle for a controversial $10 billion Pentagon cloud contract.

Over 200 musicians have pledged to boycott Amazon’s music festival unless the company severs all ties with ICE

Musicians join Amazon and Whole Foods employees in protesting Amazon's work with ICE through its contracts with big data firm Palantir.
Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web Services.

Amazon’s consumer business just shut down its last Oracle database, and says that it reduced its costs by 60% doing it

Amazon's consumer business, which includes Amazon Prime, Kindle, and Alexa, has moved off Oracle databases to Amazon Web Services' own.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos

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.