Amazon is hiring 4,000 more people in the UK

The American online distribution giant Amazon announced on Friday that it was hiring more than 4,000 additional people this year in the United Kingdom on permanent contracts. Read alsoAmazon hired 15,000 more people than expected in the UK in 2021 This should boost its workforce in the country to 75,000 people and make the group … Read more

Freebox Pop get 6 months free at Amazon Prime without commitment

FREE gift for FREEBOX Pop subscribers, they can benefit from 6 months free at Amazon Prime. How to take advantage of it, simply by activating the offer from the Freebox subscriber area. In images below if you need help and assistance to take advantage of this advantage. The offer is precise with 6 months offered, … Read more

PC and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate: Microsoft launches a new formula for families

Microsoft relies heavily on sound Game Passaccessible on PC, Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S with a simple formula to access a catalog of games on computers or consoles, and a version Ultimate compatible with all platforms, including subscription Gold, EA Play streaming game as well. An ideal formula at €12.99 per month for a … Read more

record first-half profitability in non-life insurance

Swiss insurer Zurich Insurance reported record profitability in its non-life insurance business in the first half of the year on Thursday, driven by business insurance contracts and agricultural crop coverage. Read alsoZurich Insurance sells life insurance business in Germany Its combined ratio, the reference indicator for assessing the profitability of insurers, stood at 91.9%, the … Read more

Xbox Game Pass: Microsoft begins testing family plans for the service

Microsoft has begun, through the Xbox Insiders program, testing a new plan modality for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers in Colombia and Ireland. Similar to what is already offered by some streaming services, as well as Nintendo Switch Online, Family Plans will allow up to four members to enjoy the benefits of a shared membership. … Read more

Amazon commitments to end Brussels investigations

The European Commission suspects the platform is taking advantage of data from independent retailers who sell on its site. Amazon has made commitments to put an end to two investigations by the European Commission, which suspects it of violating competition rules, in particular by taking advantage of data from independent retailers who sell on its … Read more

Rising subscription prices

It was a very unpleasant surprise for Amazon Prime subscribers when they opened their mailbox on July 26. Indeed, they discovered an email from the American giant informing them of a “significant modification” of their subscription from September 15, 2022. In this case a not really painless price increase. Thus, the price of the monthly … Read more

Amazon’s “Prime Day” boosted online sales in the United States

Online sales approached 12 billion dollars in the United States on Tuesday and Wednesday, driven by a promotional operation by Amazon, in a context of galloping inflation, according to figures published Thursday by the Adobe Digital Economy Index. This amount represents an increase of 8.5% compared to the revenues of all e-commerce platforms recorded during … Read more

[Eco de la semaine] Indonesia facing the Internet, Rockstar corporate culture and fiscal results of Capcom, Microsoft & Sony

The Indonesian government suspends millions of sites, including the eShop but also PayPal and Yahoo On July 27, the government implemented a new law concerning the compulsory registration of private computer network operators, i.e. the obligation for any website to be approved by the Indonesian government to be accessible. in the country. Ministerial Regulation 10 … Read more

Zurich Insurance sells life insurance business in Germany

The Swiss insurer Zurich Insurance has signed an agreement with the German insurance portfolio manager Viridium to sell it life insurance activities in Germany, it announced on Friday. Read alsoZurich Insurance withdraws from Russia by reselling its activities to its local team Transfer of reserves of 20 billion dollars The sale of these activities, which … Read more