Amazon just pushed an update to its Echo application for its digital assistant speaker. The update brings new skills and some new jokes.
One of my favorite things about smartphones and tablets is the ability to take a library of books with you wherever you go. Not only are eBooks cheaper than the physical alternative, but there’s no need to pack five or six books with you when travelings — it’s all on your tablet!
Looking for a portable speaker, laptop sleeve, wall charger, or waterproof case? On Amazon, Inateck is discounting those types of a products. The accessory maker’s summer-ending sale takes a few dollars off prices that are already affordable. You’ll just have to use the promotional codes listed below.
On Sunday, Amazon Studios took home multiple awards at the 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards. Transparent, the fictional series exploring the life of a transgender father, wins by Jeffrey Tambor (Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series) and Jill Soloway (Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series). In honor of its nominations and wins, Amazon is discounting the price of a Prime membership this Friday.
Fittingly, the price of a Prime membership for all of Friday will be $67. The discount begins at 12:00AM ET and ends at 11:59PM PT. Those who jump on this offer will join the millions of existing Prime members who get free two-day shipping and access to Amazon’s vast video and music catalog.
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Amazon Web Services, the company’s cloud computing platform, is being used by people and businesses around the world. There are services and tools within the platform that help develop, manage, and operate applications on a daily basis. Amazon is able to offer cloud computing with little hassle and almost no downtime. So it’s not very surprising that the amount of accounts switching over to Amazon Web Services is growing rapidly. Why not get certified in Amazon Web Services?
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Today, the ASUS ZenFone 2 re-debuts with a higher amount of RAM. The handset, which has been applauded as one of the better unlocked devices on the market, originally launched with two models that differed in RAM and storage: 2GB of RAM / 16GB of internal storage or 4GB of RAM / 64GB of memory. The price of those models stands at $199 and $299, respectively. The new model keeps the internal storage at 16GB but raises the amount of RAM to 4GB. And the price is an affordable $229.
Amazon has finally taken the wraps off their latest Kindle Fire HD tablets, complete with extremely high resolution screens, powerful processors, and aggressive price points. Pretty much what everyone expected, right?
The Fire HD tablets come in two sizes, so you’ll be able to pick up either an 8-inch or 10-inch variant. They both sport full HD screens, quad-core processors, and expandable storage, plus Amazon’s latest Fire OS 5. Read more
Joining announcements of a new Fire TV Box and the cut-rate Fire Tablet, Amazon also launched a new tablet oriented to children, the Fire Kids Edition tablet. The Fire Kids Edition is a successor to last year’s Fire HD Kids Edition, but the price has been reduced from $149 to only $99. Amazon has started to accept pre-orders today with units shipping on September 30th. Read more