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.

April 19th, 2018

Amazon has been awarded a patent for a “streaming data marketplace,” where information is combined into a dataset to provide real-life identities to the government.

April 13th, 2018

ShareRing, first blockchain-based system designed for sharing things, aims to become the new Amazon within sharing economy leveraging its own KeazACCESS APIs algorithm.

March 16th, 2018

Here are top four ways why cryptocurrency services are poised to be the future of payments:

March 16th, 2018

In the past few years, Ripple has made tremendous progress when it comes to securing major partnerships with large-scale financial institutions.

January 31st, 2018

In mid January 2018, retail giant Walmart announced that they would be cutting over 1,000 corporate jobs. The reason? To reorient itself in an ever evolving retail environment dominated by ecommerce superstar, Amazon.

LiveEdu Reaches $1M Soft Cap in Presales. Public Sale Starts Monday, 5pm UTC
January 12th, 2018

The new LiveEdu platform is set to launch in 2018 and will start with eight main topics which encompasses several subcategories: Artificial Intelligence, Cybersecurity, Game Development, Data Science, Cryptocurrencies, Programming, Design, and Augmented and Virtual Reality.

November 1st, 2017

The latest online records show e-commerce giant registered three blockchain and cryptocurrency related web domains.

October 27th, 2017

During its Q3 2017 Financial Results Teleconference, Amazon didn’t confirm that it planned to introduce Bitcoin payments.

September 25th, 2017

According to James Altucher, experienced trader and venture capitalist, Amazon will start accepting Bitcoin as a new method of payment as early as in October.

ShapeShift AG Acquires Bitcoin Hardware Wallet Maker, KeepKey
August 16th, 2017

All cash deal enables the pioneering exchange to offer combined solution for securely holding and trading digital assets.

June 20th, 2017

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

June 16th, 2017

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

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.