Dave Limp, senior vice president of Amazon Devices told the WSJ Tech D.Live conference that there are over 10,000 employees working on Alexa and Echo devices. The total workforce for Alexa products has increased by 50% from 2007. Dave Limp told The Verge in an interview that over 100 million Alexa-equipped devices … [Read more...] about Over 100 million Alexa devices have been sold
Japan believes that smartphones are ruining children's eyesight and new research proclaims that 25% are failing vision tests. It was also found that 34.1 % of elementary students and up to a whopping 67.09% of high school students did not have 1.0 vision.Gaming is attributed as being the number one cause of … [Read more...] about China and Japan think smartphones are ruining children’s eyesight
Barnes and Noble announced their Black Friday deals earlier in the week and Amazon just unveiled everything they are going to be discounting. The vast majority of the deals are from Amazon branded devices, such as e-readers, tablets and Alexa speakers. There are a number of products such as televisions and security … [Read more...] about Amazon announces the best Black Friday Deals
Amazon Day is a new program that will be unveiled soon. It will hold all of your shipments and deliver them on a specific day of the week. This is useful if you have a specific day off or want to ensure you won't miss any deliveries. This system is currently being tested with a small subset of users, including Amazon … [Read more...] about Amazon will ship all of your items out on a specific day
Amazon will be shipping everything for free in November and December. They are doing away with the minimum purchase price, even if you aren't a Prime member. Previously in order to qualify for free shipping you had to buy at least $25 of merchandise, but this is no longer the case. Amazon also announced that more than … [Read more...] about Amazon will ship everything for free this holiday season
The time around the Christmas holidays is massive for shopping. The average spent on Christmas gifts in the UK is estimated to have been £476 per person. While this is great news for retailers, many of whom rely upon this huge increase in seasonal trade to keep their businesses going, in these ever thrifty times, many … [Read more...] about How to Shop Smart During the Holidays
Apple unveiled three new smartphones at a major event last month and the XS, XS MAX and XR did not really surprise anyone. These devices were leaked for almost six months before the official unveiling. Apple is going to be holding another event next week and this one is far more interesting because nobody knows exactly … [Read more...] about What new devices will Apple announce next week?
The Internet has greatly changed how we consume content, no question about it. For instance, online streaming services have become synonymous with modern television. This is because we have become accustomed to watching our favorite videos including TV shows and movies “on demand” i.e. available 24 hours a day and … [Read more...] about Amazon TV: The Next Big Thing?
Starting up in the world of investment can be an exciting venture, but is often one that leaves newbies stranded in confusion. Time and time again, they’ll be encouraged to conduct research but too many are breaking out into the markets without sufficient preparation. Conducting thorough research into your chosen … [Read more...] about Why Research Is Important When Starting Up In Investing
Lenovo has just announced the Yoga Book C930, an ultra-slim, ultra-light and ultra-flexible dual display laptop with E Ink technology, and the first successor to the ground-breaking 2016 Yoga Book. As the world’s first dual display laptop with E Ink, the Yoga Book’s 10.8-inch high-resolution IPS display interacts with … [Read more...] about Yoga Book C930 features an E-Ink Display
GLIGO is a brand new E Ink smartwatch currently fundraising on Indiegogo. They currently have raised over $212,000 on a $10,000 goal. This device is going to retail for a paltry $99 and will start shipping in September. One of the big selling points is that the battery will last three years, due to the low power that … [Read more...] about GLIGO is a new E Ink smartwatch
Amazon Prime Day is number online online shopping period for the summer and there are plenty of deals to be had. The Amazon website buckled under the pressure of millions of people visiting the site at once and it crashed for an hour. The outage also affected Prime Music and Prime Video.The outage only affected … [Read more...] about Amazon crashed as soon as Prime Day Started