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Amazon Faces E.U. Inquiry Over Data From Independent Sellers

LONDON — Amazon is coming under scrutiny from the European Commission over how it collects and uses data from third-party sellers who appear on the retailing giant’s website and whether that breaches antitrust rules. The investigation was announced on Wednesday as the latest effort by European regulators to examine antitrust …

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Born to Walk Barefoot

Finally, to test whether being barefoot and having calluses do affect how people move, Dr. Lieberman and his collaborators asked some of the Kenyans to walk unshod over a plate that measures forces generated while striding. The plate registered almost no variations in their strides, whether they had thick calluses …

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