On Tuesday, Amazon announced that Bezos would step aside this summer and assume the role of executive chairman so he can focus on new products and early initiatives being developed at Amazon.

Although Bezos is expected to still play a big role at the company, it is Jassy who will inherit the many challenges born from Amazon’s meteoric rise. Here are some of them:

Regulators around the world are examining Amazon’s business practices, specifically the way it looks at information from businesses that sell goods on its site and uses it to create its own Amazon-branded products. Bezos said at a hearing before Congress last summer that even though Amazon had a policy preventing employees from accessing seller data, he couldn’t guarantee that the policy wasn’t being violated.

Tech giants for decades have enjoyed light-touch regulation and star status in Washington, but calls for greater scrutiny have been growing. The

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  • Shares of Hyundai and Kia surged as a potential deal with Apple to build electric vehicles emerges
  • The $3.59 billion deal is expected to be finalized on Feb. 17
  • The first Apple Car will most likely be self-driving, or autonomous

Shares of South Korean automakers Kia and parent company Hyundai surged Thursday after news of a potential deal with Apple to manufacture autonomous electric cars. 

Hyundai and Kia saw their shares rise by 1.22% and 0.31%, respectively, in the Thursday morning trade after it was revealed both were close to finalizing the $3.59 billion deal with Apple to produce electric vehicles at the Kia assembly plant in Georgia. 

A South Korean news outlet said Apple and the two car manufacturers are expected to sign the deal on Feb. 17. 

The agreement comes after years of speculation about whether the game-changing tech company known for its iPhones, iWatches and

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A child psychiatrist says that technology has gotten ahead of our ability to think about its impact on children.

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It has been 20 years since I wrote an article for the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry titled “The Impact of Media on Children and Adolescents: A Ten-Year Review of the Research.” The article focused primarily on television, movies, music, music videos and video games — with only two paragraphs devoted to computers and the internet.

Broadband internet and smartphones did not exist. The research reviewed primarily was survey data about how many hours children used media and studies about the possible effect of violent media leading to violent behavior. What was clear was that all media have the capacity to teach and that media shape attitudes and behaviors. The discussion warned that media use would increase because of rapid advances in technology and

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