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  1. last night on late night
    Jaboukie Young-White Explains How Amazon Is Just Like Every 24-Year-Old You Know“It’s cliché.”
  2. amazon
    Artist Hiba Ali Worked at an Amazon Fulfillment Center and Makes Art About ItA truth-talking cardboard delivery box exposes superstructural greed.
  3. the top line
    Why Amazon Gets Whatever It WantsPublic trust is a priceless asset. And critics of the Long Island City HQ2 deal are underestimating its importance.
  4. incoming
    Amazon Is Headed to Queens — and Restaurateurs Are PrimedThe area’s bar and restaurant owners are ready to feed Jeff Bezos’s minions.
  5. horror
    Amazon Makes a Deal With Blumhouse for 8 Horror FilmsThe studio wants its share of the “social thriller” pie.
  6. amazon
    Georgia’s Amazon Bid Featured an ‘Amazon U’ and a Dedicated Amazon Transit CarWhat Georgia’s Amazon bid tells us about the state’s priorities.
  7. just asking questions
    Tim Wu on How Enforcing Competition Law Could Have Stopped Big TechHis new book argues that it’s time to revive the trustbusting tradition.
  8. the top line
    Why New York Is Paying Amazon $3 Billion to Do What Google Will Do for FreeThe idea is that it’s very important that Amazon is going to Queens, and that by doing so, it will serve two key goals for the city. But is that true?
  9. how to get away with murder
    Don’t Murder Anyone Around an Amazon Echo During Election SeasonA helpful hint from us to you.
  10. the top line
    Why Amazon and Google Chose New York Instead of a Place That Needs Them MoreRents already too high and subways too crowded. Did the tech giants consider a place like, say, Cleveland?
  11. spoilers
    Homecoming’s Ending Credit Scene, ExplainedWho is Audrey Temple, and what is her relationship to the mysterious Mr. Geist?
  12. tv
    How Homecoming Made the Jump From Podcasting to Prestige TVCreators Eli Horowitz and Micah Bloomberg break down the biggest changes, what the ending means, and what to expect in season two.
  13. overnights
    The Romanoffs Recap: Mexican StandoffA functionally small story about a Mexican muckraking reporter leads to an odd coda that doesn’t quite earn its surreal weirdness.
  14. cityscape
    What to Expect When Amazon Lands in Long Island CityPricier lunches and more transit needs.
  15. memoirs
    7 Juicy Tidbits From Jill Soloway’s New Memoir, She Wants ItShe’s candid about Transparent’s demise.
  16. overnights
    Homecoming Finale Recap: Please, Remember MeAs Heidi seeks closure, she’s forced to come to terms with her role in defining Walter’s past, present, and future.
  17. overnights
    Homecoming Recap: What Is Experience?In a downshift of a penultimate episode, characters’ interior lives and continued revelations about the past take precedence over resolution.
  18. the top line
    Amazon Tests a New Boundary: How Many Headquarters Can a Company Have?Amazon is basically in the process of opening satellite offices. But in this, it has created the feeling of a national lottery.
  19. overnights
    Homecoming Recap: CompromisedColin is both threatening and threatened as Heidi and Walter’s relationship undermines his vision for the Homecoming experiment.
  20. overnights
    Homecoming Recap: Memory BlankAs Walter and Heidi’s therapy sessions intensify, lines are crossed and questions mount.
  21. overnights
    Homecoming Recap: Road TripAn unauthorized off-campus excursion helps kick the intrigue into high gear on both timelines, and finds a clever rhyme between them in the process.
  22. chat room
    Andrew Rannells on Playing a ‘Shady’ Guy in The Romanoffs’ Misconduct Episode“I’ll be curious to see what the reaction is. In my mind, it is very ambiguous, but I think people will pick a side pretty quickly.”
  23. overnights
    Homecoming Recap: What A Soldier BelievesWalter’s loyalties are pulled in opposite directions as the fastidious order of the Homecoming program is disrupted.
  24. overnights
    Homecoming Premiere Recap: Down the Rabbit HoleThe podcast makes the jump to TV with a new cast and director, but the same paranoid ambience and puzzle-box narrative.
  25. amazon
    Americans Can’t Agree on Anything, Except Loving AmazonWe are a country deeply divided, but not when it comes to the convenience of one-stop shopping with free two-day shipping on orders of $25 or more.
  26. sex toys
    18 Sex Toys You Can Buy Discreetly on AmazonReviewers don’t lie.
  27. trailer mix
    Homecoming Trailer: Build Your Career at Our Shady Top-Secret Military Facility!Never a good sign when the Defense Department shows up at your diner.
  28. chat room
    The Romanoffs’ Jack Huston on His ‘Bad Experiences’ With ‘Tough Directors’And why he doesn’t believe in separating art from the artist.
  29. alexa order me some cough drops
    I Don’t Want My Echo Dot to Be Able to Tell When I’m SickDr. Alexa is in.
  30. the stage
    The Transparent Musical Is Coming to Amazon Next FallIt’s going to be part Jesus Christ Superstar, part La La Land, and part Flight of the Conchords.
  31. new york comic con 2018
    The Good Omens TV Show Was Terry Pratchett’s Last RequestNeil Gaiman says he did this one for his friend.
  32. select all
    Talking With the Man Whose Techno-Thriller Is Based on a China Supply-Chain HackAugust Cole and P.W. Singer’s 2015 book Ghost Fleet: A Novel of the Next World War just got a whole lot scarier.
  33. select all
    Either Bloomberg or Apple and Amazon Are Badly Wrong About the China Hack StorySomebody is wrong, and it’s driving me crazy trying to figure out who — and why.
  34. select all
    Hoo Boy, China May Have Hacked Apple, Amazon, and Dozens MoreTiny microchips implanted on motherboards used in servers by Apple, Amazon, and over 30 other companies are now under intense scrutiny.
  35. amazon
    Why Amazon Raised Its Minimum Wage to $15The move comes in response to a pressure campaign. But it might also be aimed at increasing labor costs for Amazon’s less stable competitors.
  36. tv deals
    Amazon Is Making a Wheel of Time Show and Signing a Deal With Neil GaimanAmazon really wants its own Game of Thrones.
  37. tv review
    Amazon’s King Lear Captures the Heart of a Classic Shakespeare TragedyAt its best, the Anthony Hopkins-led adaptation feels as current and as timeless as a nightmare.
  38. movies
    Amazon Sued for Borrowing Late Artist’s Work in SuspiriaAna Mendieta’s estate is seeking damages and a restraining order against the studio.
  39. select all
    Haha Sure: Amazon’s Voice-Controlled Microwave Is Here“This is so sad Alexa play dinner for one.”
  40. audiobooks
    Audiobooks Are the New E-books, Except They Might Keep GrowingThe rise of audiobooks is a tech story, and the battle for its future involves the same players as the e-book wars.
  41. select all
    E.U.’s Biggest and Baddest Antitrust Enforcer Pokes at AmazonMargrethe Vestager, European Commissioner for Competition, takes an initial look at how Amazon uses data from its marketplace.
  42. tv deals
    The Handmaid’s Tale’s Reed Morano Signs Overall Deal With AmazonMorano will create original series for the streaming service.
  43. close reads
    Maya Rudolph Is a Revelation on ForeverI hate to break out this hoary cliché, but it fits.
  44. select all
    The Key to Amazon’s E-Commerce Success Is Also Its Biggest HeadacheAmazon is a platform for anyone to sell nearly anything to anyone, and is tremendously lucrative. It’s also tremendously hard to moderate.
  45. trailer mix
    Homecoming Trailer: Julia Roberts Gets a Wig and a Spooky TV MysteryDirected by the creator of Mr. Robot.
  46. trailer mix
    The Romanoffs Trailer: Matthew Weiner Returns With, Simply Put, Every ActorIsabelle Huppert! Corey Stoll! John Slattery!
  47. tv review
    Forever Is Really Great, But We’re Not Allowed to Tell You WhyMaya Rudolph and Fred Armisen’s Amazon show is shrouded in secrecy. But trust us: It’s one of the best of the fall.
  48. reality tv
    Bye Project Runway, Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn Are Making a New Show for AmazonSorry Bravo! You Don’t get Klum and Gunn.
  49. grocery wars
    Whole Foods Employees Want to UnionizeToday, organizers will send out an email to employees at 490 stores encouraging them to join the effort.
  50. j.crew
    You Can Now Buy J.Crew on AmazonAnd it’s eligible for Prime two-day shipping.
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