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Apple And Amazon End Exclusive Audiobook Deal

01/19/2017, Audible, a company owned by Amazon, has had an exclusive deal with Apple for more than a decade. This deal restricted the sale of digital audiobooks to the iTunes platform. The German Publishers and Booksellers Association filed a complaint against this...

Amazon VR Shopping Apps Might Be In The Pipeline

01/19/2017, Amazon appears to be dreaming up new ways to make you shop online. It would make sense for the company to do this given that it has an inherent interest in making sure people spend more money on its online marketplace. A new job offer at the company...

LeEco Smartphones And TVs Now Available From Amazon

01/17/2017, You may not have heard of LeEco before. It’s a Chinese brand that’s pretty big in its home country but now it’s trying to make a mark on the U.S. market as well. The company conducted a big launch event for the U.S. market in October...

Amazon Announces Curated Anime Subscription ‘Anime Strike’

01/12/2017, If anime is more your jam compared to streaming movies or TV shows, then you might be interested to learn that Amazon has announced a new curated anime subscription service called “Anime Strike”. As its name suggests, this is a subscription service...

Amazon Launches Rewards Card For Prime Members

01/11/2017, Amazon already offers three own-brand credit cards and it’s now adding a fourth to the list. The new card is called the Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature Card and as the name suggests, it’s meant for members of the Amazon Prime program. The...

LG G6 Could Come With A Google Or Amazon-Powered Voice Assistant

01/10/2017, There are a couple of things that we know for sure will not find its way into the LG G6. For starters it will lose the modular concept that debuted with the LG G5, and it will also come with a 5.7-inch QHD+ 18:9 display. Now according to the rumors, it...

News Broadcast Accidentally Tells Alexa To Order Dollhouses

01/08/2017, It’s great that voice assistants like Amazon’s Alexa are always-listening which means that we don’t have to press a button to activate it, thus making it easier to issue commands without having to get up from our seat. Unfortunately it seems that...

Volkswagen To Integrate Alexa Into Its Vehicles

01/06/2017, Both Siri and Google Now have been in existence for a while now, but it was only in the past few years that with CarPlay and Android Auto that we saw those voice assistants being integrated into vehicles through either platform. Now it looks like Amazon...

Huawei Mate 9 To Come Preloaded With Amazon’s Alexa

01/05/2017, [CES 2017] We have to really commend Amazon on their decision to open up their voice assistant platform to third-party developers. Thanks to this decision, we’ve seen quite a few companies take advantage of it by making their products compatible and...

Whirlpool To Make Its Future Household Appliances Alexa-Compatible

01/04/2017, [CES 2017] As it stands there are various smart home appliances that can be controlled using smartphones, tablets, and some even with your voice. That is something that you can look forward to in the future moving forward as Whirlpool has announced a...