Amazon plans new solar and wind farms in Ireland and Virginia

Months after Amazon shareholders turned down a plea by employees to do more about climate change, the company announced two new renewable energy projects. Today, Amazon shared plans for a wind farm in Ireland and a solar farm in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.

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Amazon Prime Day Is In 2 Weeks — Here’s How to Prepare

This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. For an explanation of our Advertising Policy, visit this page. We’re just two weeks away from Amazon’s biggest sale of the year: Prime Day.

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Amazon’s ‘Live Mode’ lets you try on makeup via its app

Cosmetics giant L’Oreal announced last year that it was buying augmented reality beauty app maker ModiFace. Since then it’s deployed virtual makeup try-ons across a number of its own brands, allowing shoppers to test different shades of makeup in a live video or selfie of themselves.

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