• Deal: Sony Xperia XZ2 Unlocked Android Smartphone for $699 - June 2018

    2 monthes ago - By Android Headlines

    Amazon is offering up the Xperia XZ2 unlocked right now for just $699. That may not seem like much of a deal, but the Xperia XZ2 actually retails for $799, and only launched about a month ago. So taking $100 off of the regular retail price is pretty good at this point in its life cycle. And it's a good time to pick up the Xperia XZ2.
    The Sony Xperia XZ2 has a tall display, measuring in at 5.7-inches. It does also have the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset under-the-hood, along with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage inside. There is a micro SD card slot available for expanding storage as well...
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  • Seattle reverses controversial tax Amazon opposed, just a month after approving it

    2 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    In an embarrassing and mystifying about-face, the Seattle City Council has repealed a tax it passed unanimously just a month ago that would require large companies to pay a fixed amount per employee; the money would have been used to combat homelessness. Amazon was the most high-profile opponent of the tax, but not the only one by far, and apparently the Council decided that fighting the business community was “not a winnable battle.”
    The situation was in some ways a microcosm for government and grassroots efforts to wrangle with the extremely complex relationship between the growth of...
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