Amazon

Amazon.com, Inc. is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company with headquarters in Seattle, Washington. It is the largest Internet-based retailer in the United States. Amazon.com started as an online bookstore, later diversifying to sell DVDs, Blu-rays, CDs, video downloads/streaming, MP3 downloads/streaming, audiobook downloads/streaming,software, video games, electronics, apparel, furniture, food, toys and jewelry. The company also produces consumer electronics—notably, Amazon Kindle e-book readers, Fire tablets, Fire TV and Fire Phone—and is the world’s largest provider of cloud infrastructure services (IaaS).

In October 2015, Amazon announced the AWS IoT, a platform for processing and using data from Internet-connected devices. The IoT service will work across a range of protocols, Amazon says, and set automatic triggers to send data to other processing tools.

Will Amazon Become A New FinTech Giant?
June 20th, 2017

With the latest Amazon novelties fintech experts discuss whether the giant can become a new key player on the market.

Amazon Releases $20 Dash Wand with Alexa Inside, Free to Prime Members
June 16th, 2017

Amazon has introduced its Dash Wand with Alexa to allow you buy everything.

Amazon Unveils the Echo Show, Available to Pre-Order Now for $230
May 10th, 2017

Called Amazon Echo Show, the new device features a built-in touchscreen that allows users to communicate with their friends by making hands-free video calls.

Meet Amazon Go, the World’s First Grocery Store That Features No Checkout Line
December 5th, 2016

Amazon will allow customers choosing the products they want and leaving the shop without lines or registers.

Online Wallet Provider iPayYou Enables Bitcoin Payment for Amazon
November 23rd, 2016

A new payment service called Amazon Direct allows Amazon users to pay for purchases in bitcoin.

Amazon Dash Buttons Finally Released in the UK
August 31st, 2016

Online retailer giant has announced the expansion of its Dash Button program, following the launch of a one-click buying system in the United Kingdom.

Amazon Added 50 New Brands to its Dash Button Program
June 30th, 2016

The US-based online retailing giant has expanded the list of brands supporting its Dash Button program, with the addition of 50 new members.

Amazon’s AWS IoT Button Sold Out in Few Hours Since Release
May 14th, 2016

Online retail giant has launched a limited release of AWS IoT Button that will let developers to configure settings depending on the tasks they want it to perform.

Use Bitcoin at Amazon, AliExpress, and More With a Free Unichange Bitcoin Debit Card
April 27th, 2016

Innovative Bitcoin exchange platform Unichange is pleased to announce the giveaway of free virtual Bitcoin debit cards that can be used at Amazon, AliExpress and more outlets.

Amazon Launches Payments Partner Program, Takes on PayPal, Square and Others
April 5th, 2016

The Amazon Payments Partner Program is intended to expand the Amazon Payments services to e-commerce platform providers and other developers.

Smart Thermostat Ecobee3 is the World’s First to Integrate with Amazon Echo
February 13th, 2016

It is the first time when users can ask Alexa to set a comfortable temperature at home.

Now Amazon Echo Can Order You an Uber
February 8th, 2016

Your voice is the only thing that you need to order an Uber ride with a help of Alexa, Echo’s voice assistant.

CES 2016: Microsoft, Samsung, Qualcomm, and Amazon Fight for First Place in the IoT Industry
January 13th, 2016

This year’s CES trade show attracted thousands of producers, with IoT developers taking center stage during the event.