Amazon Rapids Is Now Free

Amazon Rapids Is Now Free

Chat-fiction is a form of interactive storytelling that takes place in the form of text messages. You usually have a smartphone UI and every text, photo, or video you get from characters ...
Amazon and Yext Deal Updates Alexa's Business Information

Amazon and Yext Deal Updates Alexa’s Business Information

Yext is a company that collects business information and helps those businesses control how the brand is viewed online. Its new deal with Amazon serves a different purpose. Instead, ...
Orlando Parts Company With Amazon's Rekognition

Orlando Parts Company With Amazon’s Rekognition

The Orlando Police Department and the city of Orlando are no longer working with Amazon on its facial recognition project. Microsoft Tackles Race and Gender-Based Errors in Facial ...
Amazon Picks Up PillPack

Amazon Picks Up PillPack

Amazon is moving into the pharmacy industry via its purchase of PillPack. Unlike eventual competitors CVS and Walgreens, PillPack is one of the smaller online options. Amazon Supplier ...
Amazon Supplier Foxconn Accused Of Further Human Rights Violations

Amazon Supplier Foxconn Accused Of Further Human Rights Violations

Human rights violations are something that brings bad press even when a company has a ton of momentum going its way with upcoming products, services, or big money acquisitions on the ...
Alexa Can Be Your Android's Main Personal Assistant

Alexa Can Be Your Android’s Main Personal Assistant

If you’ve wanted to use Amazon’s Alexa personal assistant on your Android device, you’re in luck. On the other hand, it appears that it leaves a lot to be desired ...
Amazon Introduces The Parent Dashboard to Monitor Kids' Tablet Usage

Amazon Introduces The Parent Dashboard to Monitor Kids’ Tablet Usage

Amazon’s new The Parent Dashboard mode allows for guardians to have better control over what children have access to on their Fire tablets.  POPULAR: Hulu and Spotify Team ...
Amazon To Pay Users Hit By Unauthorized Purchases This Year

Amazon To Reimburse Users Hit By Unauthorized Purchases This Year

Several months ago, Amazon was ordered to reimburse users who were billed for unauthorized in-app purchases. The FTC originally took action against Amazon in 2014. The Charge The order ...
Amazon's Fire TV Head Joins Apple

Amazon’s Fire TV Head Joins Apple

Photo credit: ymgerman (via Shutterstock) Timothy Twerdahl, director over the Fire TV division at Amazon will join Apple as vice president and will be over the company’s Apple TV ...
Amazon and Apple Audiobook Exclusivity Agreement Ends

Amazon and Apple Audiobook Exclusivity Agreement Ends

Earlier today Apple and Amazon will end their long standing agreement that froze other publishers and services out of selling audiobooks on the iTunes platform. RELATED: Amazon Launches ...