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Amazon offering one-year unlimited cloud storage for only $5

Online retail giant Amazon has announced a special Amazon Cloud Drive promotion for Black Friday, enabling consumers to avail unlimited cloud storage on the Amazon Cloud Drive service for one year, for just $5.

The special promotion announced by Amazon will give Amazon Cloud Drive users... read more

‘Nuka-Cola Quantum’ will hit store shelves on 'Fallout 4' launch date --- Nov 10

According to last-week reports, Amazon UK and Carlsberg UK will be delivering a new limited edition beer – ‘Nuka-Cola Quantum’ – this month, in time for the launch of Bethesda Softworks’ much-awaited new Fallout game – ‘Fallout 4.’

The limited-edition Nuka-Cola Quantum beer will hit the... read more

Amazon Music app updated to version 5.0

Amazon has released an updated version of its official Music streaming music app. The new version of the Amazon Music app is version 5.0; and it updates the app with some noteworthy new features.

The latest update of the Amazon Music app underscores Amazon’s persistent efforts to bring... read more

Drivers sue Amazon for Not Providing Independent Contractor-Level Benefits

Drivers working for Amazon have filed a lawsuit against the retailer alleging that the company treats them as its employees, but do not provide them independent contractor-level benefits.

According to the lawsuit, drivers of the Amazon Prime Now were hired by Scoobeez, a contractor that... read more

Wal-Mart seeks Approval to Test Drones for Use in Home Deliveries

Several retail giants, including Amazon and Google, are making efforts to use drone for home deliveries. The latest retailer that has joined the list is Wal-Mart, which filed with the US regulators to get permission to tests drones for home deliveries.

So far, the retailer has been making... read more

AWS glitches hit Netflix, Tinder and other popular websites

On Sunday, glitches in Northern Virginia facility of Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud system affected a number of popular website, including Netflix, Reddit and Tinder. The websites affected by the glitches also reportedly included IMDb and Amazon's Instant Video and Books websites.

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Amazon adds seven new devices to its Fire lineup

In a recent announcement, online retail giant Amazon has announced the launch of seven new "members of the Fire family." The onslaught of new devices from Amazon comes close on the heels of Apple’s last-week unveiling of its next-generation iPhone 6s and 6s Plus handsets, the iPad Pro, and... read more

Amazon discontinuing its Fire Phone handset

Online retail giant Amazon has decided to discontinue Fire Phone -- the company’s first smartphone which was launched in June 2014.

The launch of Fire Phone marked Amazon’s somewhat late foray into the smartphone arena; but the company was apparently quite optimistic that the handset... read more

Truck maker Workhorse demonstrates eight-rotor delivery drone

On Tuesday, an eight-rotor delivery drone was demonstrated by Loveland, Ohio-based truck manufacturer Workhorse. The delivery drone has been designed to work with the electric trucks manufactured by Workhorse, and partly use the same battery technology.

The Workhorse delivery drone was... read more

Amazon’s Prime Day’s Promotion Boosted Sales

Amazon's 'Prime Day' sale witnessed big virtual crowd. It witnessed an 80% rise in US sales from a year earlier. The one-day sale organized on Wednesday has also attracted negative comments from shoppers.

The sale was for its members having Prime subscription service. The company has... read more

Amazon to offer ‘more discounts than Black Friday’ on July 15

With a motive to have a stronger membership base among customers in Canada and the US, Amazon has announced that it will offer more discounts than Black Friday on July 15. Walmart in the US has stated that it will have a competing sale on the same.

On July 15, the event will start at 3am... read more

Amazon will face trademark lawsuit filed by MTM watchmaker

In a Monday ruling, the US Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit said that online retail giant Amazon will face a trademark-infringement lawsuit filed against it by Multi Time Machine (MTM), a Los Angeles-based manufacturer of military-style watches.

In its complaint against Amazon, MTM... read more

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