Tag: Amazon

Amazon Says Over 100 Million Alexa Devices Have Been Sold to Date

Over 100 million Alexa-enabled devices have been shipped to date, Amazon has announced. The e-commerce giant is known for withholding numbers regarding all its hardware and services, which makes this a unique — and possibly deliberate, with CES 2019 around the corner — reveal. Of course, Amazon didn’t get into any specifics, which is to […]

Amazon’s Record Holiday Shows Consumers Still Have Appetite for Spending

Amazon.com reported a record-breaking holiday season as shoppers loaded their online baskets with items from Echo speakers to Calvin Klein clothes, suggesting consumer optimism isn’t being deterred by a tumbling stock market. The Internet retailer said “tens of millions of people worldwide” signed up for its Prime service, which offers free two-day shipping on millions […]

Amazon India Brings ‘Faster Than Same Day Delivery’ for Smartphones to Delhi-NCR Customers

Alongside giving attractive deals and offers during the ongoing Great Indian Festival sale, Amazon India on Wednesday launched a “faster than same day delivery” model for smartphones. The new model, which is initially live in select locations of Delhi-NCR, is designed to deliver doorstep delivery of orders within three to five hours. It is applicable to a wide selection of […]

Sirius XM, Amazon Join Forces in Push Linked to Echo Devices

Satellite radio company Sirius XM Holdings is teaming up with Amazon.com in its push into listeners’ homes to move beyond its stronghold inside vehicles. Under a deal to be announced on Thursday, Sirius XM is working with Amazon to give three-month trials to some of its subscription packages when customers buy Amazon’s Echo Dot smart speaker on the e-commerce retailer’s website. […]

Amazon Great Indian Festival Sale Starts October 9 for Prime Members: Exclusive Access to Vivo V9 Pro, Mi TV Pro, and More

The Amazon Great Indian Festival sale is all set to kick off on October 10, but the e-commerce giant traditionally opens it up for Prime members a tad earlier than the normal audience. This year as well, Prime members get early access to the sale starting from 12 noon on October 9 itself. For the rest, the […]

Amazon, Microsoft Jostle as Pentagon Calls for Cloud Contract Bids

US defence officials unveiled Thursday a much-anticipated final request for tech firms to bid on a massive contract to provide the Pentagon with a comprehensive cloud computing service. Tech titans including Amazon and Microsoft have already spent months jockeying for a winning offer on the prestigious contract, which could be worth as much as $10 billion (roughly Rs. 68,500 […]

Amazon will refund millions of unauthorized in-app purchases made by kids

Amazon will refund millions of unauthorized in-app purchases kids made on mobile devices, having now dropped its appeal of last year’s ruling by a federal judge who sided with the Federal Trade Commission in the agency’s lawsuit against Amazon. The FTC’s original complaint said that Amazon should be liable for millions of dollars it charged customers, because […]

Best Amazon Prime Video TV shows: 50 essential shows on Amazon Prime

Welcome to TechRadar’s guide to the best Amazon Prime TV shows around, a constantly updated list of the best shows on Amazon Prime that we have been watching and loving on what has become one of the most popular streaming services around. It wasn’t always this way, though. In the UK, Amazon had a stuttering […]