Amazon Tops Sales Estimates on Subscribers, Whole Foods

October 27, 2017

estimates. The answers reassured investors that the company can integrate its biggest-ever possession — Whole Foods Market Inc. — without disrupting its predominating e-commerce execution. Shares rose as much as 8.5 percent in extended trading. The stock shut at $972.43 in New York and has gained 30 percent this year. Whole Foods generated $21 million of operating income in the period, which included a few months of sales. Revenue from”…


Amazon Prepares for Apple and Google Competition With Home Devices Push

October 3, 2017

purchase in August of Whole Foods Market, operator of hundreds of high-end food market. At its happen Wednesday, Amazon also introduced a revamped Fire TV set-top box that will support higher-resolution 4K video at a faster make proportion the the previous accounts, pairing the capabilities of Apple’s recently modernized simulate. Amazon’s new carton is smaller than the current invention and can plug into the back of a Tv via its…


Amazon just launched 6 new gadgets and none was over $150

October 1, 2017

In the year of the $1000 iPhone Amazon just announced a scattering of new gadgets and none cost more than $150. Essentially, Amazon said “screws the margins” and are selling everything as cheap as possible. This race to the bottom is Amazon’s standard operating procedure. The company did it with Kindles e-readers and again with Kindle Fire tablets. The company releases a proof of concept and lets the market respond….


Bitcoin is a fraud that will blow up, says JP Morgan boss

September 24, 2017

Jamie Dimon claims cryptocurrency is only fit for use by drug dealers, murderers and people living in North Korea Bitcoin is a fraud that will ultimately blow up, according to JP Morgan boss Jamie Dimon, who said the digital currency was only fit for use by drug dealers, murderers and people living in places such as North Korea. Speaking at a conference in New York, the boss of Americas biggest…


Yelp partners with Curbside to add order pickup to its app for CVS, Pizza Hut and more

August 10, 2017

Curbside, a startup powering same-day shopping experiences for traditional brick-and-mortar retailers, including CVS, is today announcing a new partnership with Yelp that will allow consumers to shop in Yelps app, then pick up their items locally. For shoppers, the idea is that theyll be able to browse area businesses products and promotions in Yelp, then drive to the store to pick up their order without even having to get out…


Amazon launches Themes, a feature for filtering Customer Reviews by popular terms

August 5, 2017

Amazon has quietly launched a new feature called Themes, designed to make it easier for shoppers to navigate a products customer reviews. Now, in the Amazon mobile app, youre able to see which words have been used the most frequently across the reviews left by other customers, and then tap a button to hop straight to a filtered selection of reviews that include that term. To find a products themes,…


Apple issues statement regarding removal of unlicensed VPN apps in China

July 31, 2017

Apple has issued the following statement regarding last-place lights removal of most major VPN apps from the App Store in China. Unsurprisingly, Apple says that it is complying with regulations put in place by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology earlier this year who are in need of VPN apps to be licensed by the government. VPN apps and works currently represent one of the only lanes that a…


Apple removes VPN apps from the App Store in China

July 30, 2017

The Chinese authorities crackdown on the internet continues with the information that Apple has removed all major VPN apps, which help internet users overcome the two countries censorship system, from the App Store in China. The move was first noted by ExpressVPN, a provider based outside of China, which said in a blog post all major VPN apps including its own had been purged from Apples China-based accumulate. The companionship…


Amazon launches Spark, a shoppable feed of stories and photos aimed at Prime members

July 19, 2017

Amazon today is launching Amazon Spark, a new feature aimed at improving product discovery, which is seemingly inspired by Instagram and its use of shoppable photos. Similarly, Amazon Spark users are encouraged to post stories, ideas and images of products they love, which others can react to with comments and smiles Amazons own version of the Like or Favorite button. The retailer has been quietly testing Amazon Spark in beta…


Are cryptocurrencies about to go mainstream?

July 3, 2017

Experts call for caution about digital currencies, such as bitcoin and Ethereum, but financial firms are considering adopting them or even establishing their own Last Sunday a message posted on message board was soon proved false but not before 20%, or roughly $4bn, had been wiped from Ethereums soaring market value. The hoax not only drew attention to Ethereum, the second largest digital currency after bitcoin, which had seen its…