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Amazon, Lennar teaming up on Smart Homes

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Amazon and homebuilder Lennar are offering homes that have a number of connected devices aimed at allowing homeowners internet-based control of the house’s amenities. Devices in the homes are all controlled by voice commands through Amazon’s smart speaker, Alexa. The homes feature keyless smart locks, thermostats controlled through mobile phones, …

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Amazon To Deliver to Your Car

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Amazon begins delivery to vehicles starting today in a partnership with General Motors and Volvo. The service will be available only to drivers of certain vehicles in 37 cities, but the companies plan to expand the service nationwide. The service, which is free to Amazon Prime members who also have …

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Amazon HQ Team to Visit Chicago

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A team from Amazon that is evaluating the 20 finalists for a second North American headquarters will be in Chicago next week LedeTree The team’s hush-hush plans for its Chicago evaluation trip were reported Friday by the Chicago Sun-Times. The city’s deputy mayor who is the point person on the …

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Prime Rate, Meet Amazon Prime

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Amazon Wants to Parnter With a Bank on a Checking Account-Like Product LedeTree Do you have your bank account saved on your Amazon account? Amazon wants to save you a step. The Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday that Amazon is in talks with some big banks, hoping to create a …

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The Lede – Corporate Values That Match People Values

The Lede

The Lede, Thursday, March 1, 2018 By David Royse Good Afternoon, The LEDE Who Needs Out of Touch Government? Do the Right Thing The top of the news in the United States today is again mostly about guns – and about some big retailers making decisions on how they’ll handle gun sales, without …

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