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Amazon says a new 'top of the line' Kindle is coming next week

Amazon says a new 'top of the line' Kindle is coming next week

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A new Kindle is coming. Amazon, the company that makes the Kindle-brand of e-readers and tablets, has announced it will introduce a "top of the line" Kindle sometime next week. Jeff Bezos, the chief executive of Amazon, revealed the news on Twitter, explaining... >>

Google might be making an Amazon Echo-like device for the home

Google might be making an Amazon Echo-like device for the home

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Amazon Echo has been getting so much attention lately that Amazon decided to launch new models of the connected speaker last month, and now Google apparently thinks it can do better or at least steal some of the spotlight away. According to The Information,... >>

Amazon Echo tips and tricks

Amazon Echo tips and tricks

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Amazon released Amazon Echo last year, and it recently introduced two new models of the $179 Bluetooth-enabled speaker, each with their own set of features and functionality. But all three have one thing in common: Alexa. Amazon Echo is a 9.25-inch-tall... >>

Blue Origin: When will Jeff Bezos' space company take tourists into space?

Blue Origin: When will Jeff Bezos' space company take tourists into space?

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Amazon.com's founder has stopped being so secretive about his private space company by letting journalists tour the venture’s site while also announcing that human space tourism will be possible in just two years. That space company is called Blue... >>

Amazon job posting reveals virtual reality team for producing VR content

Amazon job posting reveals virtual reality team for producing VR content

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Amazon wants to produce virtual reality content, according to a new job posting for its Amazon Video arm. The posting is live on the website Glassdoor and was first spotted by Upload VR. In the posting, Amazon seeks to hire someone "responsible for building... >>

Amazon Echo vs Amazon Tap vs Echo Dot: What's the difference?

Amazon Echo vs Amazon Tap vs Echo Dot: What's the difference?

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Amazon has a new Echo lineup with tiered-speaker heights that remind us of Starbucks coffee sizes (grande, venti, and trenta). Amazon makes a cylindrical, internet-connected Bluetooth speaker called Echo, which doubles as your personal, cloud-based assistant,... >>

Amazon Fire Kids Edition and Fire 7-inch chargers deemed dangerous in UK recall

Amazon Fire Kids Edition and Fire 7-inch chargers deemed dangerous in UK recall

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Amazon Fire Kids Edition and Fire 7-inch owners beware, your power adapters may be dangerous. Amazon has just issued a UK and Ireland wide recall. The problem applies to power adapters sold in the UK and Ireland since September 2015. Amazon has contacted... >>

Amazon might be working on a paid music service to rival Spotify

Amazon might be working on a paid music service to rival Spotify

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Amazon is developing an entirely new music-streaming service, it seems. According to The New York Post, Amazon recently held meetings to discuss licensing music for a subscription music service that would rival Spotify and Apple Music. The project is... >>

Amazon Prime memberships increased 51 per cent globally in 2015

Amazon Prime memberships increased 51 per cent globally in 2015

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Amazon Prime and Amazon's cloud-computing division are killing it. The company has posted its fourth-quarter earnings, revealing Amazon Web Services is still a very profitable division. While most sales for the holiday quarter came from Amazon's online... >>

Amazon Prime Music continues assault on Apple Music with ad-free radio stations and lyrics

Amazon Prime Music continues assault on Apple Music with ad-free radio stations and lyrics

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Although Amazon's streaming music service is playing catch-up in the amount of content it offers in comparison with rivals, it has added a couple of new features for UK Prime members that might make them think twice about continuing with their Apple Music... >>