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From TheJournal.ie Amazon deforestation at highest level since 2008 Brazil

Amazon deforestation at highest level since 2008

It follows a series of major fires in the region earlier this year.

From TheJournal.ie Indigenous Amazon land defender killed by illegal loggers in ambush Brazil

Indigenous Amazon land defender killed by illegal loggers in ambush

A logger also died in the attack on Friday night in Maranhao, Brazil.

From TheJournal.ie Pope Francis apologises over theft of Amazon statues from church in Rome Indigenous

Pope Francis apologises over theft of Amazon statues from church in Rome

The pontiff asked for forgiveness and said the indigenous statues had been found.

From TheJournal.ie Seven South American countries sign pact to protect the Amazon Amazon Fires

Seven South American countries sign pact to protect the Amazon

Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro did not travel to Leticia, citing doctors’ orders.

From TheJournal.ie 60-day ban on burning in Brazil following global outcry over Amazon fires Burning Ban

60-day ban on burning in Brazil following global outcry over Amazon fires

However, activists have doused hopes that the ban would work.

From TheJournal.ie US ready to fight Amazon forest fires ... but only if it involves working with Brazilian government Amazon

US ready to fight Amazon forest fires ... but only if it involves working with Brazilian government

On Monday, the countries of the G7 pledged €18 million to tackle the Amazon fires.

From TheJournal.ie Tens of thousands of fires are burning in the Amazon - here's what you need to know Climate Change

Tens of thousands of fires are burning in the Amazon - here's what you need to know

There is huge concern about the local, national and international impact of the fires.

From TheJournal.ie G7 commits $20 million to Amazon as new fires flare up in world's largest rainforest Fires

G7 commits $20 million to Amazon as new fires flare up in world's largest rainforest

Aircraft have poured thousands of litres of water on the rainforest.

From TheJournal.ie Over 1,500 new fires ignited in Amazon rainforest, official data shows Blazes

Over 1,500 new fires ignited in Amazon rainforest, official data shows

43,000 troops are have been made available to combat the fires.

From TheJournal.ie Amazon, Microsoft and Intel may be putting world at risk through killer robot developments, study says Study

Amazon, Microsoft and Intel may be putting world at risk through killer robot developments, study says

The report surveyed major players from the tech sector about their stance on lethal autonomous weapons.

From TheJournal.ie Brazilian miners reportedly murder Amazonian tribal leader during land invasion Amapa

Brazilian miners reportedly murder Amazonian tribal leader during land invasion

Police have been deployed to the area following the killing last week.

From TheJournal.ie United States announces investigation into whether major online companies have 'stifled' competition Big Tech

United States announces investigation into whether major online companies have 'stifled' competition

The investigation comes after the European Union imposed hefty fines on Google recently.

From TheJournal.ie Rare footage shows uncontacted Amazon tribe who activists say are threatened by loggers Awa Tribe This post contains videos

Rare footage shows uncontacted Amazon tribe who activists say are threatened by loggers

Since taking office, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has been accused of harming the Amazon rainforest.

From TheJournal.ie EU launches probe into Amazon's use of third-party sellers data Competition Rules

EU launches probe into Amazon's use of third-party sellers data

Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said the investigation would be completed as a matter of priority.

From TheJournal.ie Amazon founder Jeff Bezos reveals spaceship model and plans to put humans on the moon One Small Step

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos reveals spaceship model and plans to put humans on the moon

Bezos said his space company Blue Origin will land a robotic ship the size of a small house on the moon.

From TheJournal.ie Amazon's Bezos agrees record-breaking $35 billion divorce settlement Jeff Bezos

Amazon's Bezos agrees record-breaking $35 billion divorce settlement

MacKenzie Bezos retains a 4% stake in online retail giant Amazon which her husband founded in 1994.

From TheJournal.ie Amazon investigator says Saudi Arabia hacked Jeff Bezos’s phone Personal Information

Amazon investigator says Saudi Arabia hacked Jeff Bezos’s phone

Gavin de Becker was looking into the leaking of Bezos’s personal information.

From TheJournal.ie What's going on with Jeff Bezos, a tabloid magazine, Donald Trump and alleged blackmail? Explainer

What's going on with Jeff Bezos, a tabloid magazine, Donald Trump and alleged blackmail?

A heated dispute is ongoing in the US involving some very high profile figures.

From TheJournal.ie Woody Allen sues Amazon for $68m over film deal breach of contract Film Deal

Woody Allen sues Amazon for $68m over film deal breach of contract

He is accusing Amazon of cancelling a film deal because of a “baseless” decades-old allegation that he sexually abused his daughter.

From TheJournal.ie Excess heat from Amazon's giant data centre will be used to warm homes in Tallaght Resource And Energy

Excess heat from Amazon's giant data centre will be used to warm homes in Tallaght

The local authority has a €15 million plan for Ireland’s first data centre-based ‘district heating system’.

From TheJournal.ie Amazon says customers' email addresses were exposed Website Glitch

Amazon says customers' email addresses were exposed

Customers in Europe and the US were affected.

From TheJournal.ie Judge asks Amazon to share Echo recordings in US murder case Alexa

Judge asks Amazon to share Echo recordings in US murder case

Timothy Verrill is accused of murdering two women and prosecutors believe there are Echo recordings of the attack.

From TheJournal.ie Irish Life is worried Amazon's huge data centre in Tallaght could affect its future housing projects Building And Property

Irish Life is worried Amazon's huge data centre in Tallaght could affect its future housing projects

The pensions fund has a site adjacent to the facility being planned by the tech giant.

From TheJournal.ie Amazon has become a trillion dollar company Loaded

Amazon has become a trillion dollar company

The company, which was created in a garage in Washington, has come a long way.

From The42 'If you hate me, hate me!' Check out the trailer for the new Amazon documentary on Man City's historic 2017-18 campaign Worth A Watch This post contains videos

13 deadly pool inflatables you never knew you needed

It’s time to stock up for summer.

From TheJournal.ie Parts of the Amazon thought uninhabited were actually home to up to a million people Research

Parts of the Amazon thought uninhabited were actually home to up to a million people

Archaeologists have uncovered evidence that there were hundreds of villages in the rainforest away from major rivers.

From TheJournal.ie Amazon said it's trying to stop its Alexa software from spontaneously laughing We Had A Good Run

Amazon said it's trying to stop its Alexa software from spontaneously laughing

Many people online joked that the device was becoming sentient.

From TheJournal.ie Amazon's Jeff Bezos is now the richest person in the world as Trump's value drops by $400 million Forbes Rich List

Amazon's Jeff Bezos is now the richest person in the world as Trump's value drops by $400 million

Forbes published its billionaires list today.

From TheJournal.ie An Irish answer to Amazon's same-day delivery has bagged €650k from investors Webringg

An Irish answer to Amazon's same-day delivery has bagged €650k from investors

Dublin startup WeBringg has raised funding from several private investors – but it needs more.

From TheJournal.ie Body of second Irishman recovered after Ecuador river tragedy Amazon

Body of second Irishman recovered after Ecuador river tragedy

David Higgins’ body was found by search teams yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Amazon's €1bn 'Project G' for Dublin gets the go-ahead Data Centre

Amazon's €1bn 'Project G' for Dublin gets the go-ahead

One of the men who tried to block Apple’s plans for Galway had lodged an objection.

From TheJournal.ie Amazon's grand plans for its new Dublin data centre could use as much power as a city Major Project

Amazon's grand plans for its new Dublin data centre could use as much power as a city

The US tech giant says it could build up to eight facilities at Mulhuddart.

From TheJournal.ie Amazon's grand plans for its new Dublin data centre could use as much power as a city Power Hungry

Amazon's grand plans for its new Dublin data centre could use as much power as a city

The US tech giant says it could build up to eight facilities at Mulhuddart.

From TheJournal.ie Amazon's Alexa won Christmas this year Gift

Amazon's Alexa won Christmas this year

The Alexa app was the most downloaded app on Christmas Day.

From The42 Premier League 'to boost TV matches' in bumper deal Excess

Premier League 'to boost TV matches' in bumper deal

Football will go head-to-head with popular entertainment programmes on Saturday evenings, according to reports.

From TheJournal.ie 'I tell my son: never put out your hand to the white man': What it's like living in the Amazon rainforest Brazil

'I tell my son: never put out your hand to the white man': What it's like living in the Amazon rainforest

A look at how people rely on the forest to give them all that they need.

From TheJournal.ie Amazon's newest service will let couriers unlock your front door Amazon

Amazon's newest service will let couriers unlock your front door

Amazon has said it will launch a service called Amazon Key next month.

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