While many of the jobs will be in warehouses, Amazon said the company will be looking for engineers and software developers in such areas as cloud computing and machine learning.
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The families of three Americans killed in ISIS terror attacks are suing Twitter for allegedly knowingly providing support for the terrorist group and acting as a "powerful weapon for terrorism."
A Japanese insurance company reportedly is replacing 34 workers with an artificial intelligence system, and industry analysts say the same could start happening in the U.S. this year.
Four of the world's best professional poker players are about to take on an artificial intelligence system in what's being called an "epic rematch" to find out if machines can outplay humans.
Analysts expect more A.I.-powered apps, smarter personal assistants and, of course, smart vehicles.
Not all appliances are smart or connected, and even those that are have different interfaces, which made coding difficult, Zuckerberg said.
Facebook executives are showing off new features and technologies that could be added to the social network next year.
Amazon.com is using technology to try to change the shopping experience, and the retail industry in general, by eliminating check-out lines.
Capital One, one of the top 10 largest banks in the U.S. with $313 billion in total assets, wants to be a tech company that also is a top financial services provider.
The new service is designed to be a fully managed data catalog and ETL (extract, transform, load) system.
Executives at the American Heart Association are betting that the cure for heart disease, stroke and diabetes lies in the cloud.
Enterprises that got their feet wet with smaller cloud projects, are starting to focus on migrating large, critical legacy workloads.
Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy announced three artificial intelligence services that will be available to enterprise users this year, with more expected in 2017.
Researchers hope an app could save people from being killed while taking dangerous selfies.