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  1. new york city
    The Tech Industry Is Remaking New York City — Even Without Amazon’s HQ2As tech occupies an ever-larger place in the economy, it will continue to affect the city’s physical shape — but perhaps in more heterodox ways.
  2. casting call
    Hubba Hubba! Sterling K. Brown Is Joining The Marvelous Mrs. MaiselOkay, yeah, this defines “marvelous” well.
  3. first looks
    Here’s Your First Look at Transparent’s Musical FinaleThe episode will begin with Maura’s death.
  4. woody allen
    Amazon Files a Response to Woody Allen’s $68 Million Lawsuit“Allen’s actions and their cascading consequences ensured that Amazon could never possibly receive the benefit of its four-picture agreement.”
  5. international intrigue
    Bezos Security Chief Says Saudis Gained Access to Amazon Founder’s Phone, DataGavin de Becker says his team thinks the Saudis got into Bezos’s phone, and suggests that may be how AMI became aware of the Amazon CEO’s affair.
  6. chat room
    Hanna’s Esme Creed-Miles Knows How to Throw a Punch and Win a (Fake) Fight“When I started, I couldn’t punch. My punch looked shit. It wasn’t part of my bones yet.”
  7. always shopping
    You Can Now Buy Makeup Directly From InstagramNARS, M.A.C, and more.
  8. skin deep
    Alexa, Send Me Your Skin-Care SecretsAmazon just launched their own skin-care line.
  9. chat room
    Sharon Horgan on Ending Catastrophe With Love But Without Sentimentality“We worry less about likability and that kind of thing, which really frees you up. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t sweet moments.”
  10. explainers
    Is Spotify Suing Songwriters? The Latest Legal Battle, ExplainedWhy all the big streaming companies are appealing a ruling that would force them to pay more to songwriters.
  11. select all
    Amazon Finally Stops Selling Some Books Promoting Fake Autism ‘Cures’It’s unclear why Amazon only chose to pull two titles and not all of them.
  12. rich people
    Why Is Jeff Bezos Avoiding Gwyneth Paltrow?“I’ve emailed him. He won’t email back.”
  13. power
    A Shocking Amount of 911 Calls Are Coming From Amazon’s WarehousesThe report found records of at least 189 phone calls made to 911 from Amazon warehouses across the U.S.
  14. deep dives
    What Amazon’s Lord of the Rings Maps Reveal About Its Prequel SeriesIt won’t be about Young Aragorn. But Amazon dropped a trove of clues about its upcoming Lord of the Rings show.
  15. technology
    Elizabeth Warren’s Plan to Break Up Big Tech Is Extremely Aggressive. Good.Intelligencer tech writers Max Read and Brian Feldman react to Elizabeth Warren’s aggressive proposal to break up Silicon Valley megaplatforms
  16. select all
    Amazon’s Charity Funds Anti-VaxxersAmazonSmile, which gives 0.5 percent of your cost of purchase to charity, lets people donate to organizations spreading misinformation about vaccines.
  17. grocery wars
    Of Course Whole Foods Should Sell MarijuanaGet your asparagus water and your legal marijuana all in the same place.
  18. documentaries
    Amazon Documentary Plans to Capture Jonas Brothers in Their Natural HabitatThe band recently released “Sucker,” their first single in six years.
  19. the top line
    The Amazon Deal Implosion Will Make It Hard to Do the Next Deal. Good.That will likely save New York taxpayers money and promote a healthy separation between the public and private sectors.
  20. missed connections
    Andy ‘Amazon’ Cuomo Just Can’t Let Amazon Walk AwayThe heart wants what the heart wants.
  21. julia roberts
    Julia Roberts Might Like to Win in New Amazon SeriesCalled Charlotte Walsh Likes to Win, based on the novel of the same name.
  22. grocery wars
    Whole Foods Will Kill Its ‘365’ Stores Once and For AllThe grocery chain will convert all of its budget-minded locations into “regular” Whole Foods branches.
  23. the top line
    What New York Did and Didn’t Learn From the Failed Amazon-Queens DealWhy politicians spoiling for a fight with Jeff Bezos were disappointed.
  24. still?
    Qué Lástima! Woody Allen Is Working on a New Film in SpainA Spanish company is financing the as-yet-untitled Allen project.
  25. the city
    Interview With the Amazon SlayerThe nomination of State Senator Mike Gianaris to a powerful post was the beginning of the end for HQ2. His next target: vast corporate tax breaks.
  26. the streaming wars
    Just Like Netflix, a Lot of Amazon’s New Movies Will Skip TheatersAmazon Studios boss Jen Salke wants to release a lot more movies — and make the vast majority instantly streamable.
  27. amazon
    Nicole Kidman Is Personally Overseeing More ‘Sexy Date Night Movies’ From AmazonNicole loves Basic Instinct and Cruel Intentions.
  28. dealbreakers
    Amazon Bailed — and Restaurant Owners Are Bummed“Conservatively, I’d say we’ve lost $2 million in revenue per location.”
  29. amazon
    How Cuomo, de Blasio, and Bezos Blew the Amazon DealNo one took responsibility for selling it. In the vacuum left by the company, the mayor, and the governor, opponents pounced.
  30. prime humor
    Why I’m Leaving New YorkAmazon’s Jeff Bezos weighs in on the company pulling out of Long Island City.
  31. the top line
    Why Amazon Bailed on Its New York HeadquartersThe company will keep growing in Manhattan. But it wasn’t willing to go to Queens on less favorable terms than it had negotiated.
  32. bye bye bezos
    Amazon Cancels Plans for HQ2 in New YorkThe economic titan has pulled out of a deal to build a campus in Long Island City.
  33. prime humor
    Congrats, Everyone, on the Great Jokes About Why Jeff Bezos Is Leaving New YorkGreat tweets. Really.
  34. winter tca 2019
    Benedict Cumberbatch Cast As ‘400-Foot’ Animated Satan in Amazon’s Good OmensThe adaptation of Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett’s biblical fantasy novel will premiere on May 31.
  35. tv review
    Amazon’s Lorena Docuseries Will Make You Rethink the Bobbitt CaseThe Amazon docuseries takes a deeper look at the woman who became infamous for cutting off her husband’s penis in 1993.
  36. trailer mix
    Catastrophe Returns to the States for Its Final Season Next MonthMarch 15, to be exact.
  37. select all
    You Can Now Pick Up Your Amazon Order at CoachellaThe online giant is getting into the music festival business.
  38. grocery wars
    Whole Foods Is Raising Its Prices Back UpAmazon has also slashed the grocer’s inventory.
  39. amazon
    Amazon and Google Now Control the Top Two Wi-Fi Mesh RoutersWith Amazon acquiring Eero, the mesh networking market is now controlled by two very, very large companies with an appetite for personal data.
  40. q&a
    How Four Ex-Amazoners Made a Crazy-Good Wireless Cam for $20One of the co-founders of Wyze Labs tells us how they made a camera that performs just as well as products ten times the price.
  41. amazon
    Amazon Shoppers Would Buy Amazon-Brand Computers, Health Care, and WeedNot only are people increasingly happy to buy everything through Amazon, they’d be okay with Amazon making everything, as well.
  42. the top line
    Amazon-NYC Deal Can Fall Apart Because New York and Amazon Don’t Need Each OtherWhich means that the deal to put a new Amazon HQ in Queens is very fragile.
  43. legal trouble
    Woody Allen Suing Amazon for $68 Million for Contract BreachThe studio is still sitting on his movie A Rainy Day in New York.
  44. e-commerce
    Can Amazon Compete in India When It Can’t Act Like a Monopoly?New policies in India will make it much harder for foreign behemoths like Amazon and Walmart to throw their weight around.
  45. google
    Can Google Be More Than an Advertising Company?The company continues to make hundreds of billions each year, but nearly all of that is from advertising revenue — and that’s a problem.
  46. sundance
    The Complete List of Movies Sold at Sundance 2019After an off year, the festival has resuscitated itself as a seller’s market — and Amazon came prepared to lay down serious cash.
  47. hairy situations
    Amazon-Enabled Hair Salons Are ComingAlexa, give me bangs.
  48. sex toys
    21 Sex Toys You Can Buy Discreetly OnlineReviewers don’t lie.
  49. casting
    Steven Yeun and a Cast of People You Love to Voice a New Amazon Animated SeriesAlong with Zazie Beetz, J.K. Simmons, Mark Hamill, and even more.
  50. get it together
    6 Lamps to Help You Feel Like You’re at the Beach All Winter LongLet the thousands of reviews guide your way.
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