INTERVIEW: TFN’s Nick Westerby caught up with Łukasz Osowski to chat about how he created the world’s best Text to Speech (TTS) software, sold his firm to the world’s largest company, Amazon, and hear about his new project Vika Life.
Amazon will offer over 100 jobs in its new e-commerce centre in Lodz, central Poland. Amazon already employs 700 in a 2019-opened centre in the Lodz suburb Pawlikowice.
The US e-commerce giant Amazon will supply another 100,000 surgical masks to Polish medical staff to help contain the spread of the COVID19 epidemic in the country, US Ambassador to Poland Georgette Mosbacher, announced in a Friday tweet.
Auschwitz Museum, which preserves the site of the former German concentration and extermination camp, blasted the scene calling it ‘fake’ and ‘dangerous’, saying that it could help Holocaust deniers in the future.
Polish firm is sole Europe-only operator to make the list, but it may have got too big for its own boots.
The tasteless decorations showing scenes from the extermination camp where over 1 million people were murdered, and posted alongside festive scenes from other parts of Europe, all cost around 50 PLN.
The Amazon logistics center in Gliwice, southern Poland, is scheduled to start operations in 2020. It will be the company's largest facility of its type in terms of robotisation solutions.