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Amazon Prime Day deals that don’t suck
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 Happy Amazon Prime Day. Sure, it’s a crass, made up holiday created with the sole purpose of fueling the cold, heartless engine of capitalism — but doesn’t that description apply to most holidays? Amaz [...]
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Alexa devices get deep discounts for Amazon Prime Day
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 Amazon is deeply discounting its two most popular Alexa devices today, the Echo and Echo Dot, as the retailer’s annual Prime Day sale kicks off. Starting tonight at 6 PM PT, the Echo will receive a 50 percent pric [...]
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Amazon’s latest service helps you set up your Alexa-powered smart home
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 Amazon has been quietly rolling out its own repair and installation service, a competitor of sorts to something like Best Buy’s Geek Squad, according to a report from Recode out this morning. The service is live n [...]
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Amazon puts an additional $260M into its Indian business
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 Amazon has topped up its investment in its India business with another $260 million. The funding was disclosed in regulatory documents filed last month and first reported by Indian financial publication Mint. Read More [...]
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Amazon wasn’t the only company that tried to buy Whole Foods
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 A new filing confirms that there were other suitors trying to buy Whole Foods, but that Amazon put pressure on Whole Foods not to talk to them. The document cites a “Company X” that expressed interest in hav [...]
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Amazon is launching a series of Alexa training workshops worldwide
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 With over 15,000 voice-activated apps and growing, Amazon’s Alexa platform has momentum. And Amazon is expected control 70 percent of the voice-controlled speaker market this year, outpacing Google Home and other [...]
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Amazon isn’t developing its own wines…yet
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 According to numerous reports out this morning, Amazon entered the wine business with its own label in partnership with Oregon’s King Estate Winery, which has launched a direct-to-Amazon wine label called “N [...]
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Amazon pushes Alexa ordering with $10 for first-time voice shoppers and Prime discounts
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 Amazon is again pushing Alexa’s voice shopping capabilities with today’s announcement of Prime Day deals. Prime Day, Amazon’s own version of a Black Friday sale – but only for Prime members ̵ [...]
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Amazon’s Alexa passes 15,000 skills, up from 10,000 in February
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 Amazon’s Alexa voice platform has now passed 15,000 skills – the voice-powered apps that run on devices like the Echo speaker, Echo Dot, newer Echo Show and others. The figure is up from the 10,000 skills Am [...]
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