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DT Daily: Fitness tracking tattoos, Amazon password reset 1:25

Tech news headlines for November 25: Amazon is asking a number of shoppers to reset their passwords claiming some of the data may e compromised. Also, we look at fitness tracking tattoos.

Amazon said to be secretly testing own cargo planes in operation ‘Aerosmith’

In its latest step toward taking full control of its shipping operation and as it prepares for a bumper holiday season, Amazon is thought to be trialing the use of its own cargo planes in the U.S.

Amazon resets some customer passwords over security fear

Amazon didn't go into too much detail about the issue but in an email sent to some customers this week the company revealed it'd reset a number of account passwords after learning they could be exposed to third parties.
Social Media

Jessica Jones is four times more popular on Twitter than The Man in the High Castle

Netflix and Marvel's new show "Jessica Jones" debuted on November 20th alongside Amazon's newest drama series "The Man in The High Castle" and attracted more attention on Twitter than its Amazon counterpart. The Twitter performance of…
Movies & TV

Amazon rethinks plastering NYC subway with Nazi symbols, pulls ads for new show

Amazon has surrendered after facing backlash against ads for its new drama series The Man in the High Castle. The company will reportedly remove ads that many regarded as offensive.
Cool Tech

Jeff Bezos aerospace startup Blue Origin makes first successful rocket landing on Earth 3:13

Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos made his first tweet since launching a Twitter account in 2008 to celebrate Blue Origin's successful rocket landing. The rocket managed to land back on Earth successfully, a first in the aerospace…
Movies & TV

Here’s Amazon’s plan for generating original content for Prime Video

If you fancy yourself as the next David O. Russell or Aaron Sorkin but continue to find enough excuses to avoid actually getting started with your screenplay, how about kicking things off today using a new writing tool from Amazon.

Thousands of cheap tablets sold on Amazon have Trojans pre-installed

Security researchers at Cheetah Mobile have found more than 30 manufacturers with Trojan-infected tablets for sale on Amazon and thousands have allegedly been shipped to customers.
Movies & TV

Transparent season 2 teaser released, new premiere date and guest star announced 0:48

More Pfefferman family drama is coming. Amazon Studios has released a new teaser for the upcoming second season of Transparent. The critically acclaimed series will premiere on December 11.
Home Theater

Alexa, where can I buy the Amazon Echo? Everywhere

The Amazon Echo cloud-based, voice-activated speaker will soon be widely available through thousands of retailers across the U.S., allowing customers to try it out for themselves, and pick one up for the holidays.
Movies & TV

Amazon Studios makes big move, lands Nicolas Winding Refn’s The Neon Demon

Amazon Studios' first movie is due to hit theaters soon and more are on the way. The online retailer has added a Nicolas Winding Refn horror film to its slate: The Neon Demon, starring Elle Fanning, Christina Hendricks, and Keanu Reeves.
Movies & TV

The golden age of TV: How we got here and why there’s no bubble to burst

Are we really experiencing a so-called ‘TV bubble?’ Is it possible there’s an unsustainable amount of really great TV? This week we examine the issue, or perhaps more accurately, the lack thereof.