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“Millie” Makes it Better: Zego Launches AI-Powered Assistant to Improve Interactions Between Property Managers and Residents

  KANSAS CITY, MO./ DECEMBER 12, 2018 (STL.News) Zego, the hub for smarter apartment living, today unveiled the integration of its artificial intelligence-powered assistant, “Millie,” into its leading platform that brings together smart home devices and a mobile app to connect renters with property managers and a marketplace of products and services. Millie is based … Continue reading “Millie” Makes it Better: Zego Launches AI-Powered Assistant to Improve Interactions Between Property Managers and Residents

LOS ANGELES | Foie gras off Amazon’s offerings in California in settlement

LOS ANGELES — Amazon has agreed not to sell foie gras in California from birds that have been force-fed and will pay civil penalties, investigative costs and restitution as part of a lawsuit settlement, a prosecutor said Friday. The suit filed by prosecutors in Los Angeles, Monterey and Santa Clara counties accused the giant retailer … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Foie gras off Amazon’s offerings in California in settlement

LOS ANGELES | Amazon agrees to stop selling banned foie gras in California

LOS ANGELES — California prosecutors say Amazon has agreed to stop selling foie gras in the state from birds that have been force fed after state lawmakers banned that form of the fatty duck and goose liver delicacy. Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacy announced Friday that a state judge approved a settlement between … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Amazon agrees to stop selling banned foie gras in California

RICHMOND, Va | A look at what’s in Amazon’s new deal with Virginia

RICHMOND, Va.  — Virginia regularly awards grants, tax breaks and other goodies to businesses that move to the state or expand their operations, sometimes even for small projects that produce just a dozen or so jobs. But Amazon’s announcement Tuesday that it plans to put at least 25,000 highly paid new workers in a new … Continue reading RICHMOND, Va | A look at what’s in Amazon’s new deal with Virginia

SEATTLE | Amazon’s growing pains in Seattle offer lessons to new hosts

SEATTLE — As Amazon turns its attention to setting up new homes in Long Island City, New York and Arlington, Virginia, experts and historians in Seattle say both places can expect a delicate relationship with the world’s hottest online retailer. The communities will be subject to outsized influence from a company used to getting what … Continue reading SEATTLE | Amazon’s growing pains in Seattle offer lessons to new hosts

Zego Teams with S2 Capital and Amazon to Modernize 30,000 Apartments

  KANSAS CITY, Mo./ Nov. 5, 2018 (STL.News) Zego, the hub for smarter apartment living, today announced a landmark partnership with S2 Capital, in cooperation with Amazon, to extend its novel smart apartment platform to 30,000 S2 apartment units over three years. Zego’s unique solution integrates smart home devices with a single mobile app that … Continue reading Zego Teams with S2 Capital and Amazon to Modernize 30,000 Apartments

NEW YORK | Report: Amazon in ‘advanced talks’ to build new HQ near DC

NEW YORK — Retail giant Amazon Inc. is in “advanced talks” to open its second headquarters in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area, The Washington Post reported Saturday. Amazon, based in Seattle, is apparently seriously considering an area known as Crystal City. It’s a large residential and office complex in Arlington, Virginia, just south of Washington, … Continue reading NEW YORK | Report: Amazon in ‘advanced talks’ to build new HQ near DC