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Oppo Partners With Amazon India As First Step To Extend Reach In The West

by dlife We’ve talked about how difficult it is to get your hands on a Chinese-manufactured device that has limited market availability in these past few days, which includes several brands such as, Huawei, Oppo, and XiaoMi. But today our focus goes to Oppo as the China-based manufacturer just made one huge step into setting it’s foot in […] 16 July 2014 at 12:40 pm

Amazon Appstore offering $100 worth of paid apps for free for two days

by Christine Kitsati Amazon Appstore is giving away a number of premium Android applications for free for two days. This promotional offer is valid for June 27 and June 28 and you will be able to grab $100 worth of Android apps. Some of the premium apps included in the current promotion are Plex, MyBackup Pro, AccuWeather Platinum, […] 29 June 2014 at 12:23 am

Amazon announces Fire Phone

by Christine Kitsati After years of rumours, Amazon’s first smartphone is official. Dubbed as Fire Phone, the phone was unveiled by the e-retail giant at a press event in Seattle, US on Wednesday. It will be released in partnership with US telecom operator AT&T starting $199 with the usual two-year contract. Apparently in development since 2009, Amazon smartphone […] 19 June 2014 at 10:35 pm

Amazon launches Prime Music, rebrands Amazon MP3 app as Amazon Music

by dlife Amazon has announced the launch of its new music-streaming service called Prime Music in the United States. The service gives the Amazon users access to over 1 million songs ad-free and is bundled as a part of the Amazon Prime subscription. “Today we’re introducing Prime Music—more than a million songs from some of music’s best artists, plus […] 15 June 2014 at 07:28 pm

Amazon’s First Smartphone Leaked

by dlife Amazon’s first smartphone has been first leaked in the past by BGR in prototype form, and now BGR is back with a crystal clear view of what could be the end product of the device that looks very similar to the Google Nexus 4 as the device also sports a glass back and sides plus a soft-touch perimeter. The […] 3 May 2014 at 01:17 pm
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New patent of Amazon "guesses" the products that you want and sends them before your order!

by Christine Kitsati A new patent, acquired by Amazon last Saturday, called "anticipatory shipping" (preventive delivery) of products, allows the company to start shipping items to customers, even before they buy them simply by... guessing their wishes. How exactlly can this be done? No, Amazon does not read your mind, they however read the history of your browser […] 29 January 2014 at 06:38 pm

Forget about Amazon drones. Meet Amazon rockets!

by Christine Kitsati Well Jeff Bezos made quite an impression last week when he announced that soon his Amazon drones will soon be the mail way of transportation for his Amazon store, as a fast and convenient way to transport goods in the US, in just 30 minutes. Obviously this whole thing has a lot of progress in […] 11 December 2013 at 03:31 pm

Amazon tests drones that will deliver packages within 30 minutes!

by Christine Kitsati Drones that will fly from a delivery center of a big company and will deliver packages with the gadgets that you ordered within 30 minutes. This is what Amazon is dreaming of for the future of its deliveries. And it is not bad at all ... During an interview on the "60 minutes" of CBS, […] 10 December 2013 at 05:32 pm

The blueprints of the new Amazon campus have been approved!

by dlife The various, "space-ious", futuristic facilities are becoming usual spectacle of the technological companies on the other side of the Atlantic, since more and more giants choose to illustrate their power and glory through small architectural miracles. I am sure you remember the famous "flying disc" of Apple and other constructions, now it is the time […] 2 November 2013 at 07:11 pm

Amazon and HTC's smartphone will be available to a few selected ones

by Christine Kitsati Last week we talked about the possibility of a cooperation between HTC and Amazon, in designing a special smartphone that will be available for the users of the premium service Amazon Prime. Obviously this is still under consideration, since Amazon is requesting to have more available devices for the Instant Video service it has, which […] 24 October 2013 at 09:09 am