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Amazon Prime Now with one-hour delivery launches in Manhattan

Amazon Prime Now with one-hour delivery launches in Manhattan

Amazon has grown to become one of the best one-stop shops in the digital realm to find just about anything someone might want, from groceries to gadgets.

Amazon Kindle for iOS updated with Audible Progressive Play and more

Amazon Kindle for iOS updated with Audible Progressive Play and more

On Monday, December 15, Amazon pushed out an update for its iOS app that adds plenty of features that should make users excited to dive into their next book.

Amazon Echo officially unveiled, offers up Siri-like features in a Bluetooth-enabled speaker system

Amazon Echo officially unveiled, offers up Siri-like features in a Bluetooth-enabled speaker system

Amazon isn’t afraid to try out different devices, just look at the Fire phone, and now the online retail giant has introduced a Bluetooth speaker system with Sir-like features.

Amazon launches $39 Fire TV Stick, its media streaming HDMI stick

Amazon launches $39 Fire TV Stick, its media streaming HDMI stick

Amazon unveiled Fire TV Stick, a media streaming HDMI stick, to take on Google’s hugely popular Chromecast and Apple’s Apple TV.

Just like Chromecast, Fire TV Stick will allow users to plug it into the HDMI port of their television to stream multimedia content from Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, Hulu Plus, low-cost movie rentals, live and on-demand sports, music, photos, games, and more.

Apple Pay now supports Amazon’s Visa Rewards card

Apple Pay now supports Amazon’s Visa Rewards card

Confirming support for something is one thing, but being able to turn around and activate that support just days after the initial confirmation is something else entirely. Amazon’s quick turnaround means its Visa Rewards members have good news waiting for them.

Amazon pokes fun at Apple as they launch ‘deluxe’ version of U2’s ‘Songs of Innocence’ album

Amazon pokes fun at Apple as they launch ‘deluxe’ version of U2’s ‘Songs of Innocence’ album

After Apple announced the new iPhones, the Apple Watch, and Apple Pay, they also announced a new, free album from U2 called “Songs of Innocence.” For a lot of people, that ended up not being the best news ever, and now Amazon is taking advantage of the ordeal.

Amazon unveils ‘Local Register’ credit card reader for iOS and Android

Amazon unveils ‘Local Register’ credit card reader for iOS and Android

Amazon on Wednesday announced a new product called Local Register, a credit card reader designed for iPhone, iPad, Kindle Fire tablets and select Android smartphones. A free companion app is available through the App Store, Amazon Appstore and Google Play Store.

Review Roundup: Fire Phone doesn’t top iPhone or other smartphones

Review Roundup: Fire Phone doesn’t top iPhone or other smartphones

Amazon makes a late entrance into the highly competitive smartphone market with the Fire Phone, but early reviews of the device suggest that most users are better off sticking with a competing device. The general consensus among reviewers is that the Fire Phone does not have enough differentiating features over an iPhone or Android-based smartphone. 

Amazon introduces Kindle Unlimited subscription service for $9.99 per month, works with iPhone and iPad

Amazon introduces Kindle Unlimited subscription service for $9.99 per month, works with iPhone and iPad

Amazon on Friday announced its new Kindle Unlimited subscription service for unlimited reading and listening of over 600,000 Kindle books and thousands of Audible audiobooks, at a cost of $9.99 per month. Eligible titles will have a Kindle Unlimited logo on them, including best sellers like The Hunger Games and The Lord of the Rings. 

Amazon testing $9.99/month ‘Kindle Unlimited’ ebook subscription service

Amazon testing $9.99/month ‘Kindle Unlimited’ ebook subscription service

Amazon is testing a monthly subscription payment model for Kindle ebooks called “Kindle Unlimited” that lets users pay $9.99 monthly to access any of Amazon’s 600,000 titles and audiobooks.