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Amazon Alexa is a “colossal failure,” on pace to lose $10 billion this year — ArsTechnica

The Alexa division is part of the “Worldwide Digital” group along with Amazon Prime video, and Business Insider says that division lost $3 billion in just the first quarter of 2022, with “the vast majority” of the losses blamed on Alexa, writes Ron Amadeo.

Here is the link: https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2022/11/amazon-alexa-is-a-colossal-failure-on-pace-to-lose-10-billion-this-year/

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Linux kernel 6.1 LTS released with initial support for the Rust programming language — 9To5Linux

More than two months in the works, Linux kernel 6.1 (codename Hurr durr I'ma ninja sloth) is here to introduce experimental support for the Rust programming language, writes Marius Nestor. 

Sam Bankman-Fried, FTX’s founder, is arrested in the Bahamas — CNN

Sam Bankman-Fried, the founder of failed crypto exchange FTX, was arrested in the Bahamas on Monday after US prosecutors filed criminal charges against him, writes Allison Morrow. 

Ex-FTX boss Bankman-Fried: ‘I didn’t try to commit fraud’ — BBC

Sam Bankman-Fried, the former boss of collapsed cryptocurrency exchange FTX, has denied committing fraud, writes Ben Derico and James Clayton.

Brazilian regulator seizes iPhones from retail stores as Apple fails to comply with charger requirement — 9To5Mac

As first reported by Tecnoblog, Procon-DF has seized “hundreds...