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New hires at Amazon PillPack do ’empathy training’ by sorting pills while wearing bulky gloves

PillPack has an “empathy training” as part of its new hire orientation Christina Farr, CNBC “So the cat is dead,” said Rachel Sandler, a new hire at Amazon-owned PillPack, as a pill-shaped candy rolled onto the floor. Sandler was in the midst of the company’s new hire orientation at its Somerville, Mass., offices in early… Read More »

Brits have mixed feelings about the partnership between Amazon Alexa and the NHS

Steve Bray, a political activist, shouts anti-Brexit slogans through a megaphone near the Houses of Parliament in London, U.K., on Tuesday, March 12, 2019. Chris J. Ratcliffe | Bloomberg | Getty Images The U.K.s National Health Service announced a partnership on Wednesday with Amazon to make it easier for people to get health advice using… Read More »

Clash of Giants: UnitedHealth Takes On Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase

Inside a federal courtroom in Boston this week, a bit of intrigue has emerged as lawyers try to pry open the secretive plans of a new venture created by three of the world’s most powerful corporations. The underlying case involves allegations made by UnitedHealth Group, which is asking a judge to stop a former executive… Read More »