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Amazon Takes Former VP To Court For Joining Google
2012-10-29 13:48:29

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Daniel Powers worked as Amazon´s VP of web services sales from December 2010 until July 2012, growing Amazon´s cloud based services by 6 times as he sold the service across the world. In June 2012, the relationship between Amazon and Powers turned a little sour. Amazon has said they originally planned to simply fire Powers, but later decided to give him a chance to resign with a $325,000 severance package instead....


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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin