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Amazon brings Firefox and Silk web browsers to Fire TV

By : CIOL Writers

Amazon has launched Mozilla Firefox and Amazon Silk web browser on all Amazon Fire TV devices in over 100 countries and territories. The news first spotted by IANS states that with the browser customers will be able to access popular websites

Amazon files for AmazonTube and OpenTube trademark amid feud with YouTube

By : CIOL Writers

The Amazon-YouTube feud doesn’t seem to end soon. After blocking the YouTube app in Amazon Echo Show devices in September, the company brought back the app in early December. However, Google once again pulled off the plug. In midst of all

Amazon is killing its music storage subscription service

By : CIOL Writers

Amazon is planning to retire its music storage subscription service, the plan that enabled Amazon users to upload their own music to the company’s servers. Amazon customers who have purchased MP3s from the online retailer, as well as those who

Alexa will now wake you up with music instead of boring alarms

By : CIOL Writers

Amazon has announced that its Alexa enabled devices will now wake you up with music instead of the boring alarms. So now you can ask Alexa to set an alarm for you either with a specific song, or playlists, artists

OnePlus 5T unable to stream videos in HD

By : CIOL Writers

A new issue regarding OnePlus 5T has surfaced on the official OnePlus forums. A member of the OnePlus forum community was the first to notice that OnePlus 5T is unable to stream content from Netflix, Amazon Prime, Google Play Movies, and

Amazon Prime Video is now available on Apple TV

By : CIOL Writers

At last Amazon Prime Video app is available on Apple TV. The Amazon Prime Video app lets users with a Prime subscription stream Amazon exclusive shows. Apple kept the video streaming service away from Apple TV, refusing to sell Apple’s

Google blocks YouTube from Amazon Echo Show and Fire Tv

By : CIOL Writers

Amazon and Google’s feud doesn’t seem to end very soon. Two weeks ago, Google made the YouTube app available after blocking the app back in September, when the company cited, a ‘broken user experience’ compared to what you find online

Amazon Launchpad, HAX, and Kickstarter announce Startup C-Cube challenge

BANGALORE, INDIA: Amazon Launchpad along with hardware accelerator HAX, and crowdfunding community Kickstarter announced Startup C-Cube, a multi-level challenge for Indian start-ups in Bangalore on Tuesday. The winning startup of the challenge will not only get support from the three organizations

Amazon unveils an AI based camera powered by Intel

By : CIOL Writers

Amazon Web Services(AWS) announced a number of AI tools at its annual re:Invent conference in Las Vegas including a $250 AI based DeepLens camera designed for developers. AWS and Intel collaborated on the DeepLens camera to provide builders of all skill

Amazon and Netflix slug it out for the Indian audience

By : CIOL Writers

Amazon and Netflix’s tussle for Indian audiences is getting heated by the day with both going aggressively after original and local content. Barely a week after announcing a partnership with Shah Rukh Khan’s banner Red Chillies Entertainment to bring a multilingual series based on the

Amazon India partners Kickstarter to launch startup challenge

By : CIOL Writers

Amazon India has collaborated with hardware accelerator HAX and crowd-funding community Kickstarter to announce Startup C-Cube – a multi-level challenge for the startups that will commence in Bangalore from December 5. “We are happy to bring Kickstarter and HAX to give

Flipkart and Amazon continue to rule the Indian e-commerce market

By : CIOL Writers

Flipkart and Amazon continue to be the most popular e-commerce brands in India with tied score of 92 for the July-September period, according to the latest RedSeer E-tailing Leadership Index (ELI) report. The story is still the same with local

AWS unveils its AI consultancy program ‘Amazon ML Solutions Lab’

By : CIOL Writers

Amazon Web Services(AWS) has unveiled its AI consultancy program called Amazon ML Solutions Lab that provides customers access to machine learning experts from Amazon who can help them tackle business problems using purpose-built intelligent models. “We can’t wait for developers

YouTube makes a come back to Amazon Echo Show

By : CIOL Writers

YouTube has finally come back to Amazon’s Echo Show after an absence of nearly two months, according to a report from VoiceBot.ai. Google had apparently pulled the video streaming service over the violations of its terms and services. At that time,

Amazon drops plans to launch its cable TV service

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Amazon’s plans to launch an online streaming service have been scrapped because the company believes that it cannot make enough money on the service, as per a Reuters report. A Bloomberg report which came out earlier this year also mirrored

Amazon pumps in additional Rs 2900cr in Indian business

By : CIOL Writers

Amazon has invested another Rs 2900 crores in its Indian unit nearly matching its mammoth capital commitment of $5 billion made in June last year. While in June, Amazon India received a funding of Rs 1,680 crore, it got another boost of Rs

All India Radio coming soon to your nearest Amazon Echo

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All India Radio(AIR) is teaming up with Amazon to offer its services on Amazon Echo smart speakers in the next three to six months. AIR Director General Fayyaz Sheheryar announced the strategic partnership on the eve of Public Service Broadcasting

Amazon shuts down product discovery platform Junglee.com

By : CIOL Writers

US-based online retail website Amazon has shut down product discovery platform Junglee.com. The online product discovery service has now been integrated into Amazon India and will henceforth be a part of Local Finds, a platform launched officially this July for customers to find and sell

It’s raining discounts on Samsung mobiles on Flipkart and Amazon

By : CIOL Writers

If you are looking for a new mobile phone, then there is a good news for you. Flipkart and Amazon are offering limited time period discounts on Samsung smartphones under the ‘Samsung Mobile Fest’. Here’s a quick look at the

Flipkart trying its hands at grocery category

By : CIOL Writers

After failing at it the first time, Flipkart is once again looking to foray into the grocery segment. The e-commerce major is testing waters initially in Bangalore by launching the new category as ‘Supermart’, reports Economic Times. The category has