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A bunch of Amazon customers were told about a purchase on their non-existent baby registries
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 Something weird is going on over at Amazon. It seems the online retail giant is randomly telling some customers about purchases on their baby registry. The problem is these customers say they don’t have a baby reg [...]
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Amazon is working on smart glasses to house Alexa AI, says FT
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 Amazon is working on building a pair of smart glasses to house its Alexa voice assistant, and a home security camera that could be linked to its existing Echo connected devices to further expand their capabilities, acco [...]
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AWS announces per-second billing for EC2 instances
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 When Amazon launched the AWS EC2 cloud computing service back in 2006, per-hour billing was a big deal, but that scheme also meant that you’d pay for a full hour even if you only used an instance for a few minutes [...]
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Amazon’s new tablet doubles as a cheap Echo Show with hands-free Alexa
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 Amazon doesn’t really care how Alexa gets out into world, so long as it gets out there. The smart assistant has been available on the company’s Fire tablets for some time now, but this latest implementation [...]
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Amazon now lets Hilton Honors members shop with Points
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 Hilton and Amazon have teamed up on a new initiative that will allow member of Hilton’s Honors loyalty program to shop Amazon using their points. This is the first time a hotel brand has offered such a deal, Amazo [...]
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South Park trolled Amazon Echo owners in the best way possible
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 This is one of the minor dangers of owning an Amazon Echo. Most anyone can activate the device by just saying the wake word, including Cartman. And in the season opener of South Park, that’s exactly what happened. [...]
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Here’s your first look at ‘Lore,’ Amazon’s new streaming horror show
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 I wasn’t sure what to expect from the early descriptions of Lore, the new streaming show based on the popular podcast by Aaron Mehnke. But the “anthology series” looks sort of like a period piece, horr [...]
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AWS now offers a virtual machine with over 4TB of memory
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 Earlier this year, Amazon’s AWS group said that it was working on bringing instance types with between 4 to 16TB of memory to its users. It’s now starting to fulfill this promise as the company today launch [...]
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Amazon’s Souq acquires Wing.ae to expand Prime-style same and next-day delivery
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 Earlier this year, Amazon jump-started its business in the Middle East by paying $580 million to acquire Souq.com, an Amazon-style marketplace based out of Dubai. Today, Amazon and Souq are making another acquisition to [...]
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