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.

Shopping and Retail Meet Blockchain Technology
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.

‘Amazon Coin’: E-commerce Giant Registers Cryptocurrency Domain Names
November 1st, 2017

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

Of Course, Amazon Hasn’t Announced Bitcoin Payments During Its Q3 Conference Call
October 27th, 2017

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

Rumors: Amazon May Accept Bitcoin by October
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.

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.

Top 10 Most Powerful Internet of Things Companies in 2017
April 20th, 2017

As Internet of Things continues to expand, the globe’s leading companies are concentrating their efforts on developing the emerging technology.

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.