Amazon articles

Amazon to build first air cargo hub in Kentucky

Amazon in mid-January said it would be creating 100,000 full-time, full-benefit jobs in the US in the coming 18 months. Some of those new employment opportunities, we’ve recently learned, are destined for the Bluegrass State.

Voice drives new software paradigm

A great deal has been written recently on the growing importance of voice-driven computing devices, such as Amazon’s Echo, Google Home and others like it. At the same time, there’s been a long-held belief by many in the industry that…

Smart Assistant is Lenovo's Alexa-powered Amazon Echo clone

Lenovo has created their own version of the Amazon Echo, and it has been unveiled at this years Consumer Electronics Show. The Lenovo Smart Assistant is the company's first entry into the smart home market, and interestingly, it's actually powered…

Amazon Prime benefits you may not know about

Is it worth paying $99 per year for Amazon Prime's free 2-day shipping on your orders? Depending on how much you order from Amazon, it may be. However, Prime is more than just 2-day shipping. The membership program offers a…

Amazon conducts inaugural Prime Air drone delivery

It’s hard to believe but it’s been more than three years since Amazon chief Jeff Bezos revealed on CBS News’ magazine program 60 Minutes his intentions to use aerial drones to deliver packages to customers. Some in the tech community…

Developers can start creating actions for Google Home

Google is ready to step up the fight with Amazon’s Alexa, announcing that it’s opening the doors for developers to start bringing their applications and services to its Google Home speaker. These integrations will be done through what the company…