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Amazon Could Enter The Wireless Business With Dish

07/06/2017, Dish has long tried to break into the wireless business in the United States. It has held talks about deals, mergers, and acquisitions with major industry players like Sprint, T-Mobile, and AT&T but to no avail. It appears that the company is now...

You Can Now Sign Up For Amazon Prime Using Alexa

07/05/2017, Amazon’s $99 per year Amazon Prime membership service provides you with free two-day shipping on countless items aside from other perks like a video and music streaming service, a cloud storage service, and more. There are a number of ways you can...

Alexa Now Has More Than 15,000 Skills

07/05/2017, Amazon’s Alexa digital assistant can do so much more than what you can possibly imagine. Amazon calls its features “Skills,” and it has quite a few of them. Alexa can stream music, call you an Uber, check your bank balance, answer random...

Nokia 6 Goes On Sale In U.S. Come July 10th

07/03/2017, Folks in the United States who have been looking forward to picking up Nokia’s new affordable handset will be able to do so come July 10th. It was confirmed several weeks ago that Nokia 6 would be making its way to the United States. The handset...

Nike Confirms Partnership With Amazon

06/30/2017, Amazon is home is pretty much just about every product you can think of, whether it be electronics, clothes, books, home decor, shoes, and so on. However in some cases, some products are sold on Amazon not by the company directly, such as Nike which does...

Amazon Prime Day 2017 Discounts Confirmed

06/29/2017, Amazon made July 11th its own shopping holiday because why not? When you’re one of the biggest online retailers on the planet, you can afford such a luxury. Who needs Black Friday or Cyber Monday then? The company has confirmed that it’s...

Google Home More Accurate Than Alexa At Answering Your Questions

06/26/2017, The launch of the first Amazon Echo was surprising in a couple of different ways. For starters a smart speaker with a virtual assistant was something not many people had expected Amazon to have been working on. Secondly the ease of use of the Echo and...

Amazon Echo Devices To Get Intercom Support

06/26/2017, The thing about Amazon’s Echo devices is that for the most part they’re relatively affordable and they don’t take up a lot of space, especially if you have the Echo Dot. This means that you could place multiple units around the home and have access...

Amazon Patents Idea For A Hive Of Drones

06/26/2017, Amazon’s plans to potentially use drones for package deliveries isn’t exactly a secret, although for now it appears that it is currently undergoing testing. The idea is that drones can help to make deliveries to nearby areas and for packages that...

Buy Nike Shoes From Amazon Directly Soon

06/22/2017, It’s not like you can’t already buy Nike shoes from Amazon, the world’s largest online retailer, but there are countless third-party sellers who are hawking Nike shoes and chances of you being sold a knockoff exist. In a bid to regulate...

Amazon Prime Wardrobe Lets You Try Clothes Before Buying Them

06/20/2017, One of the reasons why people still brave a trip to the mall is that they get to try clothes before they decide to spend their money on it. Yes, there are many online retailers that offer free returns if you don’t like what you bought, but first,...

Amazon Beats Out Sonos As Leading WiFi Speaker Brand

06/20/2017, When you think of Amazon, you might think of a giant online retailer that sells all kinds of things. You might also think of a company that sells ebooks and e-readers such as the Kindle, but not many would associate Amazon as a speaker company. However it...

Amazon Patents Method To Stop Shoppers From Checking Prices Online

06/18/2017, What do most of us do when we see something we like in a brick-and-mortar store? We check prices online to see if the product can be purchased from an online retailer at a lower price. Amazon has thrived off of this behavior for a very long time but as...

Amazon Buying Whole Foods For $13.7 Billion

06/18/2017, In an announcement that surprised many, online retail giant Amazon, a company that got its start by selling books online, confirmed that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Whole Foods for $42 per share. It’s an all-cash transaction which...