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Amazon Reportedly Considered Acquiring ‘Texture’ Before Apple

03/14/2018, The other day Apple announced that they would be acquiring digital magazine platform Texture. However in a report from Bloomberg, it appears that Apple was not the first company to consider making a bid on Texture, and that Amazon had apparently...

Kindle Oasis Can Now Be Purchased In Champagne Gold

03/13/2018, First announced five months ago, the new Kindle Oasis is the first waterproof e-reader from Amazon. The upgraded model brought a larger battery and a 7 inch display with an aluminum back. Amazon is now offering this device in a new color option. Customers...

Six AmazonBasics Power Bank Models Recalled Due To Fire Hazard

03/13/2018, You might want to pay attention if you purchased an AmazonBasics power bank over the last couple of years. Working with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, Amazon has issued a recall of six models of its AmazonBasics Portable Power Banks. The...


You Can Now Make Alexa Calls From Tablets

03/12/2018, Amazon enabled Alexa to make calls and send messages last year. The feature was initially available on the company’s own Echo-branded devices but not anymore. Amazon has also revealed that users will now be able to use Alexa to make video/voice...

Amazon Makes It Easier To Give Follow-Up Commands To Alexa

03/11/2018, If you want Amazon’s Alexa digital assistant to do something for you all you need to do is say “Hey, Alexa” and it will wake up and start listening for a command. However, if you want to give multiple commands one after the other, it can...

Amazon Explains What Is Causing Alexa To Laugh Spontaneously

03/09/2018, Over the past couple of weeks, the world got a brief taste of what it might be like living in a world where computers were sentient. For those who are wondering what we’re talking about, Amazon Alexa users were discovering that the digital assistant...

Amazon Acknowledges Alexa’s Creepy Laughing Issue

03/07/2018, If you can’t quite figure out where the creepy laughing sound is coming from in your home don’t be quick to call the Ghostbusters, maybe check your Alexa-enabled device first. Countless reports have surfaced on social media recently of Alexa...

Dyson’s Latest Fans Will Purify The Air Without Blowing At You

03/06/2018, Unlike most stand or desktop fans, one of the features that sets Dyson’s offerings apart from the competition is that they come with a built-in air purifier. However the downside is that the fan and purifier are activated at the same time, which means...

Amazon Launches Whole Foods Delivery In San Francisco And Atlanta

03/06/2018, Following its acquisition of Whole Foods last year, Amazon made Whole Foods products available through its Prime Now service last month. It thus began offering delivery of goods from Whole Foods, however, this service was initially offered in select...

Amazon Will Now Take Photos Of Your Front Door As Proof Of Delivery

03/05/2018, The problem with leaving packages unattended at the front door is that it leaves itself open to the possibility that someone could come along and steal it, as we have seen multiple times in the past. It usually isn’t Amazon’s fault, but sometimes...

Far Cry 5: Inside Eden’s Gate Film Now Available On Amazon Prime

03/05/2018, Ubisoft’s Far Cry 5 is currently scheduled for a release later this month, and it seems that to hype up the release, Ubisoft has since released a short film (runs for about 30 minutes) of the game on Amazon Prime. Dubbed Far Cry 5: Inside Eden’s Gate,...

Amazon Might Launch A Branded Checking Account With Big Banks

03/05/2018, Amazon is reportedly considering launching a checking account-like product with some big banks like JP Morgan Chase & Co. The company apparently wants to create a product that will attract the younger demographic, particularly those that are without...

Amazon Decides To Not Sell Any New Nest Products

03/04/2018, Nest, a Google-owned smart home company, sells a limited number of its products on Amazon. Its parent company and Amazon have been involved in a feud for quite some time now and it appears that the former decided to escalate that late last year. According...