News tagged ‘amazon’

Monday, 20 Jan 2014

Amazon Plans to Speed Up Package Delivery with Anticipatory Shipping Technology

Amazon Plans to Speed Up Package Delivery with Anticipatory Shipping Technology

If flying drones are too far-fetched for you, Amazon plans to reduce delivery time for customers by pre-emptively moving goods to shipping hubs near potential buyers. Once these buyers confirm their purchases, those goods can be delivered to them with less delay.

Monday, 2 Dec 2013

Watch This: Amazon Wants to Use Drones To Deliver Your Stuff

Watch This: Amazon Wants to Use Drones To Deliver Your Stuff

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos recently said on 60 Minutes that the company is toying with the idea of using drones to send customers their purchases.

Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013

Amazon Web Services Deploys NVIDIA GRID GPUs

Amazon Web Services Deploys NVIDIA GRID GPUs

The NVIDIA GRID technology is now available from Amazon Web Services (AWS) through its newly announced Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) G2 instance, delivering GPU acceleration to users running graphics-intensive applications and games in the cloud.

Thursday, 25 Apr 2013

Rumor: Amazon Poised to Launch Own TV Set-Top Box

Rumor: Amazon Poised to Launch Own TV Set-Top Box

According to Bloomberg Businessweek, Amazon is planning to launch its own television set-top box. This TV-based device can be viewed as a natural extension to Amazon Instant Video that is an video-on-demand service currently only available in the United States.

Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013

Kindle Fire King of the Android Tablets in the US

Kindle Fire King of the Android Tablets in the US

According to app analytics company Localytics for Android devices, the US accounts for 59 percent of Google's tablet market. Furthermore, one out of three Android tablets in the US is a Kindle Fire from Amazon.

Friday, 11 Jan 2013

Amazon Launches AutoRip Service

Amazon Launches AutoRip Service

Online retailer Amazon has launched an auto-ripping service which stores free digital copies of selected CDs purchased from its store. Customers can access the music via Amazon's Cloud Player or mobile apps.

Tuesday, 18 Dec 2012

Amazon Smartphone Set for Mid-2013 Launch?

Amazon Smartphone Set for Mid-2013 Launch?

According to Taiwan Economic News, the online retail giant has allegedly contracted Foxconn to built its Kindle smartphone and will have therm ready for a mid-2013 launch.

Amazon CEO Awarded Patent for Airbag System for Portable Devices

Amazon CEO Awarded Patent for Airbag System for Portable Devices

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Amazon VP Gregory Hart have been awarded a patent that outlines a number of innovative solutions to protect portable devices from hard impacts.

Monday, 3 Dec 2012

Amazon and Google Fight to be Cheaper on the Cloud

Amazon and Google Fight to be Cheaper on the Cloud

In an attempt to compete with Amazon's discount on cloud based services, Google slashes its cloud pricing by over 30 percent.

Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012

Amazon Raises US$3 Billion in Sold Bonds

Amazon Raises US$3 Billion in Sold Bonds

Amazon.com raised US$3 billion on Monday by selling its bonds after a hiatus of more than decade.

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