European Commission opens antitrust investigation on Amazon
The European Commission today announced that it has opened a formal antitrust investigation on Amazon. EC feels that Amazon may have used sensitive data from independent retailers who sell on its marketplace, such usage is against...
Prime day deal: Grab the SanDisk 256GB microSD card for only $29.99
Today’s the last day for Prime Day, which means only a few hours left to catch a great deal. SanDisk 256GB microSD cards can be bought today for $29.99- down from $42.99. Here’s its description from Amazon: Ideal for A...
Amazon announces Hindi language support for Alexa
Back in 2017, Alexa was first launched in India. Until now, English is the only language that is supported in Alexa for Indian users. Amazon today announced that it is adding support for Hindi language in Alexa Skills Kit (ASK). H...
Microsoft is letting Amazon turn your Windows 10 19H2 PC into an Echo Show
Microsoft has been working to separate Cortana t from the Windows 10 operating system and making the Windows 10 Digital Assistant mode modular. In their latest move, they made it possible to run digital assistants such as Alexa ab...
French digital service tax target US companies unfairly says administration
President Trump has just ordered an investigation into the French digital services tax, which is an “ill-disguised effort to target companies that are thought to be too powerful, too profitable, and too American,” acco...
Amazon Music is now growing faster than Spotify and Apple Music
Amazon’s premium music streaming service, Amazon Music Unlimited is now growing faster than its rivals, Spotify and Apple Music. While Spotify’s number of subscriptions grew 25% YoY, Amazon Music Unlimited saw a 70% Yo...
Secret meetings between Jeff Bezos and James Mattis throws $10 bn Amazon JEDI contract in doubt
Amazon and Microsoft are at war over a $10 billion opportunity to build the U.S. military its first “war cloud” computing system. Whilst once considered an early favourite of the Pentagon back in 2017, allegations of...
Amazon’s Echo smart Wall Clock now available for pre-order in UK. Get it before it sells out!
Amazon’s Echo Wall Clock is finally available for pre-order in UK. The battery-powered clock acts as an Echo companion device and comes with Bluetooth to pair to Echo device. Amazon says the clock will help customers keep a ...
Amazon Alexa swears at its owner after he cancels his Prime subscription
Amazon has been exceptionally good when it comes to Alexa and the Echo brand in general. The company managed to dominate the smart speakers and left Apple and Google to play catch up. Unfortunately, being the dominating player doe...
Amazon Counter enables quick and easy pickup of packages from retail locations
Amazon today announced the launch of Counter, a new pickup service that allows you to pick up your packages from locations nearby like convenience stores and pharmacies. Today, more than a hundred Counter locations are open across...