Ever since Amazon released that crazy drone delivery video, we've been curious how the logistics would work. Now, a group of Belgian students at KU Leuven are testing their own delivery UAV, and the logistics required to transport items to specific locations.
On todays show, we celebrate hitchBOT's successful journey across Canada, ponder drone delivery and how it might work, and hope recharging your devices with noise comes around sooner rather than later.
Just as holiday orders peak for the e-commerce giant, more than 2,000 distribution center workers strike in Germany.
German union Verdi, which has been battling with Amazon over worker wages, calls for a strike during the busy holiday shopping season.
Some consumers accused Apple of unfairly boosting iPod prices because it banned music from services other than the iTunes store. They're asking for $350 million, and even Steve Jobs will make an appearance in court, via taped deposition.
As consumers buy more from the Internet's largest retailer, it keeps up by outfitting warehouses with robots that work at speeds humans can't.
New mini-documentary shows how launching a squadron of costumed drones over the heads of a live audience "was like a military operation."
German labor union Verdi calls on workers at five distribution centers to strike, saying Amazon is underpaying employees.
The e-commerce company misses Wall Street expectations and reports a third-quarter loss of $437 million. More critically, it warns that its fourth-quarter revenue will also disappoint.
The e-commerce site's massive fulfillment network continues to grow as it kicks off its busiest time of year.