Category: Amazon

Amazon’s AWS launches full-managed data backup service

Amazon’s AWS launches full-managed data backup service

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced a new backup service for companies using its cloud computing platform. With AWS Backup, the Amazon subsi ...
Millions of customers will now pay more for Netflix—here’s how much

Millions of customers will now pay more for Netflix—here’s how much

Enlarge / Netflix company headquarters in Los Gatos, California. David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images Another round of Ne ...
Apple’s HomePod officially goes on sale in China on January 18

Apple’s HomePod officially goes on sale in China on January 18

Enlarge / Apple's HomePod is the most hyped-up home speaker to hit the market in a long time.Jeff Dunn Those who have been waitin ...
Microsoft, Kroger team up to fight Amazon with high-tech grocery stores

Microsoft, Kroger team up to fight Amazon with high-tech grocery stores

Microsoft/Kroger Big grocery stores are adapting to the changing times and the ever-increasing threat from Amazon. Kroger is the ...
Amazon attempts less creepy delivery by placing packages in your garage

Amazon attempts less creepy delivery by placing packages in your garage

Amazon Ars at CES 2019 View more stories Amazon isn't giving up on its Key home delivery service. Rather than letting couriers i ...
Google boasts 1 billion Assistant devices—10x Amazon Alexa’s install base

Google boasts 1 billion Assistant devices—10x Amazon Alexa’s install base

Enlarge / Some of the many things that can run the Google Assistant. The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) kicks off this week, and ...
First Alert’s new smoke alarm lets you place calls through Alexa

First Alert’s new smoke alarm lets you place calls through Alexa

Don’t look now, but Amazon’s Alexa is making its way to home security systems. At the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show, San Francisco company Firs ...
Amazon Reveals How Cloud Tech Made ‘New World’ MMO Possible

Amazon Reveals How Cloud Tech Made ‘New World’ MMO Possible

Amazon is working on a massively multiplayer game called New World, but it’s not the World of Warcraft clone you’d suspect. It’s a different beast ent ...
Start your (machine learning) engines: Amazon’s DeepRacer is almost here

Start your (machine learning) engines: Amazon’s DeepRacer is almost here

Enlarge / Developers working in the "pit" at the MGM Grand's Garden Arena in Las Vegas during Amazon's re:Invent conference to prepare their ...
No Echo? No problem—Apple Music to work on other Alexa-enabled devices

No Echo? No problem—Apple Music to work on other Alexa-enabled devices

Apple Apple's music streaming service will soon be available to even more people with smart home devices. An Amazon spokesperson ...
You Can Now Play Sega Genesis Games on Your Amazon Fire TV

You Can Now Play Sega Genesis Games on Your Amazon Fire TV

Sega Genesis classic games are now playable through Amazon Fire TV devices, offering gamers a shot of nostalgia without requiring the purchase of a r ...
Sega Classics games debut on Amazon Fire TV

Sega Classics games debut on Amazon Fire TV

As the Sega Genesis turns 30, Amazon has teamed up with Sega to offer Sega Classics, a package of 25 of the most popular Genesis games, on Amazo ...
Amazon Free Holiday Shipping Offer Extended

Amazon Free Holiday Shipping Offer Extended

Amazon announced its free holiday shipping promotion last month. It waived the minimum purchase requirement for an order to qualify for free shipping ...
Chromecasts are finally available from Amazon again

Chromecasts are finally available from Amazon again

Jeff Dunn Amazon and Google haven't played nicely with each other over the past few years, but consumers were just thrown a bone. ...
Razer DeathAdder Elite Gaming Mouse Drops to $40 on Amazon

Razer DeathAdder Elite Gaming Mouse Drops to $40 on Amazon

Razer’s classic DeathAdder Elite gaming mouse becomes a bit more affordable as it drops from $70 down to $40 on Amazon. An excellent and af ...
Amazon Web Services aims to colonize your network with Outpost

Amazon Web Services aims to colonize your network with Outpost

Enlarge / Amazon's going to need some bigger boxes to ship those Outpost racks next year. Christopher Lee/Bloomberg via Getty Images ...
Check out the best Green Monday deals for those last-minute gifts

Check out the best Green Monday deals for those last-minute gifts

Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come and gone, but that doesn't mean you've missed your chance of finding a great deal. We're talking about Green M ...
Amazon “automated machine” punctures bear spray can, 24 employees hospitalized

Amazon “automated machine” punctures bear spray can, 24 employees hospitalized

Enlarge / Employees fufill online orders at the Amazon.com Inc. fulfillment center in Robbinsville, New Jersey, on Thursday, June 7, 2018. ...
Barnes and Noble’s newest Kindle competitor is a 7-inch, $49 Nook

Barnes and Noble’s newest Kindle competitor is a 7-inch, $49 Nook

Barnes and Noble hasn't given up on its Nook tablets—quite the contrary, in fact. Last month, the bookseller debuted its biggest ...
The Best Tech Gifts Under $50

The Best Tech Gifts Under $50

Further reading Fifty bucks might not sound like a whole lot, but you’d ...
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