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Amazon Flex now requires delivery drivers to snap selfies

1 month ago   |   By SlashGear

Amazon now requires its Amazon Flex delivery drivers to take selfies in order to prove their identity. The company says this new requirement is intended to prevent unauthorized individuals from using a driver's Flex account. Under Amazon Flex, individuals work as independent contractors to deliver packages for the retail giant. Unlike Amazon packages delivered by UPS, USPS, and FedEx, Amazon...
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Amazon asks delivery drivers to verify their identities with selfies

Amazon asks delivery drivers to verify their identities with selfies

1 month ago   |   By Engadget

Amazon is asking its delivery drivers to take selfies so it can verify their identities using facial recognition. The rules apply to drivers in the Amazon Flex program, through which they make deliveries with their own cars as independent contractors...
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Amazon slices the price on Instant Pot DUO Plus 60 for this Memorial Day sale

Amazon slices the price on Instant Pot DUO Plus 60 for this Memorial Day sale

Amazon dropped the price on the Instant Pot DUO Plus 60 6-quart, 9-in-1 multi-use cooker for this year's Memorial Day Sale. The right size for 4-to-6 people, the 6-quart DUO... Read more ...

Hackers used a tool developed by the NSA to attack Baltimore's computer systems

Hackers used a tool developed by the NSA to attack Baltimore's computer systems

Since May 7th, the Baltimore's city government has been dealing with a ransomware attack that has shut down everything from its email to the systems that allow residents to pay... Read more ...

Walmart drops deals on Xbox One X games and accessories for Memorial Day

Walmart drops deals on Xbox One X games and accessories for Memorial Day

The most obvious deals are on console bundles, but there are also discounts on wireless controllers here and there. If you're just looking for new Xbox One games to play... Read more ...

To realize its VR dreams, Facebook needs to kill what Oculus has built

To realize its VR dreams, Facebook needs to kill what Oculus has built

Mark Zuckerberg has poured billions into his virtual reality dream, a new platform that Facebook owns. Facebook bought Oculus and has spent the last five years killing what it... Read more ...

Pluton abriterait bien un océan

Pluton abriterait bien un océan

La sonde New Horizons a découvert un océan encore liquide sous la surface gelée de Pluton. Il s'agit d'une découverte importante pour la Nasa qui constitue l'aboutissement de... Read more ...

Scientists discover unexpected underwater volcano off the coast of Africa

Scientists discover unexpected underwater volcano off the coast of Africa

Geologists first noticed something unusual in the Indian Ocean in November last year, when they detected a massive seismic event. Now further research has revealed that the... Read more ...

The Overwatch League's commissioner has jumped to Epic Games

The Overwatch League's commissioner has jumped to Epic Games

One of the biggest names behind the Overwatch League is moving on. Last night Nate Nanzer, commissioner of the Overwatch League, announced that he's leaving Blizzard “for a new... Read more ...

Millions of real estate records were publicly accessible due to lax security

Millions of real estate records were publicly accessible due to lax security

A major financial services company, First American Corporation, has left millions of records publicly accessible on its servers. The data included bank account details... Read more ...

IFixit Tears Down New MacBook Pro in Search of Keyboard Fixes

IFixit Tears Down New MacBook Pro in Search of Keyboard Fixes

IFixit has torn down the latest Apple MacBook Pros, but finds nothing that would lead them to believe Apple has clearly solved its keyboard problem. It's not entirely clear if... Read more ...

GameStop Memorial Day sale: PS4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch deals

GameStop Memorial Day sale: PS4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch deals

Some of the deals at the Gamestop Memorial Day sale include PS4 and Xbox bundles that come with essential games like God of War or Forza Horizon 3. If you're just looking to... Read more ...