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All Bad Bosses at Amazon Are Now Named ‘Wayne’
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All Bad Bosses at Amazon Are Now Named ‘Wayne’

The newly-fabricated dispatcher, named Wayne, represents every manager who assigns incompletable routes and package loads. But he’s based in reality.
Amazon Tells Warehouse Workers to Close Their Eyes and Think Happy Thoughts
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Amazon Tells Warehouse Workers to Close Their Eyes and Think Happy Thoughts

"Close your eyes and think about something that makes you happy," the screen, titled "Savoring," instructs Amazon fulfillment center workers.
Amazon's Hidden Chatbot Recommends Nazi Books and Lies About Amazon Working Conditions
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Amazon's Hidden Chatbot Recommends Nazi Books and Lies About Amazon Working Conditions

An AI tool created to let people search reviews actually lets you use it like any other chatbot.
Amazon Has Turned Into an Monopolistic Shithole Littered With Pay-to-Play Ads, FTC Lawsuit Solemnly Argues
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Amazon Has Turned Into an Monopolistic Shithole Littered With Pay-to-Play Ads, FTC Lawsuit Solemnly Argues

"Amazon shifted gears so that it now litters its storefront with pay-to-play advertisements. In addition to overcharging its customers, Amazon is degrading the services it provides them."