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Amazon Prime Day: Discounts on 12-Inch MacBook, Cases and Accessories

Amazon Prime Day: Discounts on 12-Inch MacBook, Cases and Accessories

Once a year, Amazon has its Prime Day, which offers a plethora of discounts on items from the digital storefront, but only for folks who are subscribed to the Prime service.

This App Lets You Use Amazon’s Personal Assistant Alexa on Your iPhone

This App Lets You Use Amazon’s Personal Assistant Alexa on Your iPhone

Everyone’s going gaga over the always plugged in Amazon Echo and its surprisingly reliant voice assistant – Alexa. If you want to see what the fuss is all about, you need to spend $180 to buy Amazon Echo. But what if you don’t? Or what if you don’t live in the US? What if you have an idea for a voice assistant integration that you want to make and test out without actually buying Echo? Buy this $4.99 app instead.

Amazon Rumored to Launch its Own Music Streaming Service

Amazon Rumored to Launch its Own Music Streaming Service

Apple Music was a late-comer to the streaming music market, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t still companies out there who haven’t launched their own options — like Amazon.

Amazon Stopped Selling Apple TV Because of Unacceptable Business Terms for Prime Video

Amazon Stopped Selling Apple TV Because of Unacceptable Business Terms for Prime Video

Jeff Bezos when questioned at Recode’s Code Conference as to why Amazon does not sell the Apple TV or Google Chromecast due to unacceptable business terms. The CEO said that Amazon sells plenty of competing products on Amazon, including Roku, Xbox One, and PS4, and that it wants its Prime Video player  to be available on all such devices but with acceptable business terms. 

Apple’s Amazon Echo Competitor Could Feature a Camera

Apple’s Amazon Echo Competitor Could Feature a Camera

The Apple TV is a successful enough set-top box for Apple that it’s seen a pretty big upgrade in hardware and software recently, with the fourth-gen box and tvOS.

Apple Working on a Google Home Competitor as it Prepares Siri SDK for WWDC

Apple Working on a Google Home Competitor as it Prepares Siri SDK for WWDC

Not too long ago, Google officially debuted its Amazon Echo competitor, called Home. Now, a report has surfaced that says Apple is hard at work on a competitor, too, plus much more.

Top iOS Developer Worries Apple Isn’t Investing Enough in AI Services Like Google

Top iOS Developer Worries Apple Isn’t Investing Enough in AI Services Like Google

Top iOS developer Marco Arment, creator of apps like Instapaper and Overcast, is worried Apple isn’t investing heavily enough in “big-data AI services” like Google, Amazon, Facebook, and others are. Arment warns that Apple “will find itself in a similar position as BlackBerry did almost a decade ago” if it doesn’t change that.

Amazon’s Video Streaming Service is Now Available Without Prime for a Monthly Fee

Amazon’s Video Streaming Service is Now Available Without Prime for a Monthly Fee

Amazon has stepped up its fight against Netflix by making its video streaming service available without a Prime subscription. The standalone video service will cost $8.99 a month, which is $1 a month less than the most popular Netflix plan.

Amazon Announces the Kindle Oasis for $290

Amazon Announces the Kindle Oasis for $290

When it comes to digital book readers, Amazon is a name that’s practically synonymous with the market. And now the company has just unveiled a brand new model in its long lineup.

Amazon Video adds support for Picture-in-Picture, 3D Touch, X-Ray and iPad Pro

Amazon Video adds support for Picture-in-Picture, 3D Touch, X-Ray and iPad Pro

Amazon Video is one of the more popular options for consuming media on an iOS device, and the latest update adds even more worthwhile features to the fore.