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Amazon workers strike at five German facilities

Just as holiday orders peak for the e-commerce giant, more than 2,000 distribution center workers strike in Germany.

By December 15, 2014

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Amazon worker strike expands to fifth German facility

The workers argue that Amazon isn't paying them enough, while the company says they're actually paid at the upper level of their grade.

By September 24, 2014

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Google's Calico to launch new facility for researching aging

The Google-backed company is taking its mission to extend the human life span further, partnering with biopharmaceutical firm AbbVie.

By September 3, 2014

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A first look inside FirstBuild's finished facility (pictures)

Click through the gallery to take a tour of GE's new FirstBuild microfactory in Louisville, KY.

23 Images By July 24, 2014

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GE's FirstBuild facility opens its doors

The GE FirstBuild facility is now open to the public and it shared several new prototypes to mark the occasion.

By July 24, 2014

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Mock-ups of a finished FirstBuild facility (pictures)

We got to take a look at FirstBuild's unfinished HQ today, but GE also shared several images of what it will look like when complete.

9 Images By April 16, 2014

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Behind closed doors at Mercedes-Benz's tech-filled Silicon Valley R&D facility

We look into how one of the world's oldest car brands is using Google Glass, Pebble smartwatches, and Nest thermostats to make its vehicles smarter.

By December 20, 2013

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Fight or flight: Amazon gets tough with the FAA

Amazon says if the US agency won't play, its drone operations will end up overseas. We'll see whether that threat gets off the ground.

By December 10, 2014

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Amazon job posts point to global same-day delivery

A series of job postings hint at Amazon's desire to expand its same-day delivery service, including for products sold by third-party merchants.

By December 11, 2014

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Apple 'offended' by BBC claim that factories violate labor rights

An executive sends a memo to employees to dismiss BBC reporting that claims Chinese workers at an Apple supplier continue to be treated poorly.

By December 19, 2014