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Amazon Will Be Streaming This Year’s NFL Thursday Night Games

04/04/2017, Thanks to technology and faster internet speeds, the way we consume media has changed and in some regards, we no longer have to rely on more traditional mediums. For example we can tune into radio from our phones, we can watch movies on our computers, we...

Amazon Will Soon Begin Refunding In-App Purchases Made By Children

04/04/2017, Back in 2016, Amazon was found guilty of illegally billing parents for in-app purchases accidentally made by their children. Unsurprisingly Amazon decided to appeal the decision, but interestingly enough the company appears to have changed their mind and...

Amazon Cash Lets You Shop Online Without A Bank Card

04/03/2017, Would you like to shop online at Amazon.com but don’t want to use a bank card? Maybe you don’t have one and must buy something from Amazon and you can’t wait for your card to arrive. There was no way to pay for online purchases on Amazon...

Amazon Will Now Deliver Groceries To Your Trunk

03/28/2017, The AmazonFresh grocery program has gradually been expanded to more markets. It allows Prime subscribers to add fresh groceries from the online retail giant. The company is now expanding the reach of AmazonFresh to provide even more convenience to users....

Amazon Confirms Souq Acquisition

03/28/2017, Rumors had been spreading around for the past few weeks that Amazon was thinking about acquiring Souq.com, one of the largest online marketplaces in the Middle East. Amazon hasn’t officially had a presence in the region so acquiring the biggest...

Amazon UK Prime Members Now Get Ticketing Perks

03/28/2017, When Amazon Prime first debuted, the perks of subscribing to the service weren’t that much and it did seem rather pricey. However fast forward to today, and Amazon Prime is packed with perks and features that certainly helps make it a compelling annual...

Amazon Delays Launch Of Cashless Grocers

03/28/2017, You might have heard about Amazon’s plans to revolutionize the way we shop for groceries with Amazon Go. For those who haven’t heard about Amazon Go, basically this is Amazon’s vision of the future where a retail shop is packed full of sensors so...

Amazon Reportedly Considering An Augmented Reality Furniture Store

03/26/2017, The idea of using augmented reality (AR) to get an idea of how furniture might look like in your home isn’t new. In fact companies such as Pottery Barn have launched apps designed specifically for that. Now according to a report from the New York Times,...

Amazon Nationwide Tax Collection Starts Next Month

03/26/2017, A big advantage that Amazon has had over brick-and-mortar retailers for many years is that in most states it didn’t have to pay a sales tax. However, that advantage has gradually been taken away as more and more states have taxed online purchases....

Watch Amazon’s Prime Air Make Its First Public Drone Delivery

03/24/2017, We know that Amazon has plans to make drone deliveries a thing. The company has been testing it out for the past few years, but it seems that recently in California, Amazon’s Prime Air drone delivery program just made its first public demo delivery at a...

Amazon Said To Buy Souq For $650 Million

03/23/2017, It has been rumored for several months now that Amazon has been thinking about acquiring Souq.com, an online retailer that’s often referred to as the Amazon of the Middle East. Fresh reports suggest that “the ink is dry” on the deal and...

Huawei Mate 9 Alexa Support Rolling Out

03/23/2017, It was confirmed earlier this year at the Consumer Electronics Show 2017 that the Huawei Mate 9 is going to be the first non-Amazon device to have support for the company’s Alexa virtual assistant. Alexa wasn’t present on the phone when it was...

Marriott Testing Siri And Alexa For Its Hotel Rooms

03/23/2017, Hotels are getting smarter and more hi-tech in this day and age, what with certain hotels choosing to equip their rooms with smart locks that can be unlocked via smartphones, or like the Wynn Las Vegas which has equipped its rooms with Amazon Echo...