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Testing of Cashier-less Technology by Amazon, To Be Introduced in Large Stores

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A recent report published in The Wall Street Journal, Amazon is on roll to scale-up its cashier-less stores in near future. The ecommerce giant is reportedly testing its technology in the larger store. As Amazon has introduce its first cashier-less store in Seattle in way back January this year which is followed by stores in Seattle, San Francisco and Chicago, the company plans soon to introduce its cashier-less technology to all its large stores. A […]

A Welcoming Addition for Android TV – Amazon Music Soon to Join

The e-commerce giant – Amazon’s own music streaming service “Amazon Music” will soon join Amazon TV. As sourced from Android Police, users can now pre-register for the TV version of the application which is available in the Google Play Store. The new support will enable Android TV users to directly access the Amazon Music service using their entertainment device, bringing streaming music to the surround sound system and speakers connected to their television. Spotted on […]

Amazon Compensating Data Breach Complaining with Gift Cards

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After the revelation of Amazon to its customers last week that due to s technical error it had inadvertently exposed customer email addresses, the e-commerce giant is now reportedly compensating its customers with gift cards as restitution of the breach. Tom’s Guide reported yesterday that it viewed chat and email correspondence between Amazon and customers who claim they have been offered Amazon gift cards between $5 and $100. Some users on Reddit have also reported […]

Amazon France Targeted by Environmental Activists in Black Friday Protest

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French headquarters of Amazon was dumped this Friday with broken electronics and e-waste, and environmental activists who accused Amazon did this for encouraging e-Commerces on a high level with a large consumption and short level of recycling. A total of 40 activists participated in it by dumping washing machines, old computer screens, tangling cords and e-waste in front of the company’s office in northern Paris suburb of Clichy and it coincides with the ‘Black Friday’ […]

Apple Quietly Acquires a Startup Silk Labs

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Rumors suggest that Apple has acquired a startup by the name Silk Labs which works on artificial intelligence (AI)-based personal assistant technology meant for smartphones and smart home devices. A report in The Registrar suggests that this acquisition has been quietly-done for an undisclosed sum with the aim of strengthening Apple’s AI capabilities for smart home devices. The report added that Silk Labs has about a dozen employees and has raised approximately $4 million (roughly Rs. 28 crores) in […]