- News tagged "amazon"
Tuesday, 8 Sep 2015
Amazon is reportedly planning to release a US$50 6-inch tablet in time for the holidays. The online retailer's next cheapest tablet offering, the 6-inch Fire HD, costs twice as much.
Monday, 3 Aug 2015
When voice recognition software is mentioned, the names Cortana and Siri will undoubtedly pop up. Amazon wants to add one more name to that list; Alexa. To do that, it's making the software free for anybody to use and integrate into their devices.
Thursday, 30 Jul 2015
While laws about drone use are still being debated upon in many countries, Amazon has proposed reserving a section of airspace devoted to commercial drone use.
Monday, 13 Jul 2015
A study conducted by United Patents found that nearly 90% of all patent lawsuits filed in the first half of this year were by patent trolls.
Tuesday, 7 Jul 2015
Mark your calendars. July 15 is Prime Day and Amazon aims to make it a day that your wallet won't soon forget.
Friday, 27 Mar 2015
Amazon has just announced that it will offer a new "Unlimited Everything" cloud storage plan that will offer unlimited cloud storage for just US$59.99 a year.
Saturday, 21 Mar 2015
Amazon has just gotten the go-ahead from the Federal Aviation Administration to begin unmanned drone tests near its R&D facility in Seattle, USA. This could represent a small but important step in making delivery drones which deliver packages straight to your doorstep a reality. Hit the link for more details!
Thursday, 12 Feb 2015
Amazon is currently having a limited time offer where you can download 37 apps (worth a total of US$140) for free from its Appstore. Hit the link to find out more.
Friday, 10 Oct 2014
Reports from CNBC have surfaced, revealing that the e-commerce giant is looking to open its first physical store in midtown Manhattan just in time for the year-end holidays.
Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014
Following earlier rumors that Google was prepared to pay US$1 billion for Twitch, Amazon has apparently swooped in and picked up the livestreaming video network for a mere US$970 million.