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All E-commerce activities begin even in the Red Zones: Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal welcome the move

By : CIOL Bureau

When the Government of India extended the nation-wide lockdown till May 31, it issued some guidelines too. One of the more interesting parts is that e-commerce can begin even for non-essential commodities. So basically, now you can order anything online,

Amazon and Flipkart Sale 2020 will likely go live in May

By : CIOL Bureau

Due to the COVID-19 lockdown, the Government has allowed the delivery of only essential commodities. This led to a sharp decline in the sale of non-essential commodities like electronics, clothes, etc. Several brands have asked Amazon and Flipkart to provide

Flipkart resumes delivery for essential commodities, groceries after government clarifies and provides e-pass

By : Laxitha Mundhra

After the Central Government announced a complete lockdown in the country, all e-commerce websites suspended their services. Flipkart and Amazon had discontinued taking low-priority orders. Zomato and Swiggy shut down as well as the delivery boys were getting harassed by

How Jeff Bezos plans total world domination

By : Sunil Rajguru

The Amazon is the largest river in the world. It discharges at an average of 2 lakh plus cubic metres per second, more than many other large global rivers combined. It’s a fitting name for a company that plans total

Salesforce and Amazon Web Services (AWS) Expand Global Strategic Partnership

By : CIOL Bureau

Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS) and Salesforce announced an expansion of their global strategic partnership. Salesforce is introducing Service Cloud Voice, a new offering that seamlessly integrates Amazon Connect, to provide contact center agents with a complete set of tools

Now pay for Bharat Gas LPG cylinders using Amazon Pay

By : CIOL Bureau

Amazon.in has launched a facility for customers to pay digitally for their Bharat Gas cylinder refills on its mobile app and website. With this launch, Amazon.in provides customers a convenient way to pay and make faster checkouts. Customers get a

Amazon Alexa enables bill payments powered by Amazon Pay

By : CIOL Bureau

Amazon announced that users in India can now pay their utility bills with Amazon Pay just by speaking to Alexa. This new Alexa feature supports payment of bills across categories such as electricity, water, post-paid mobile, cooking gas, broadband, DTH

Were you the lucky one during Amazon sale “Prime Day”?

By : CIOL Bureau

Time and again we have seen instances where the quality of an application is compromised leading to challenges, customer escalations and financial loss to organizations. A similar incident happened recently with Amazon during their annual prime day in the US

3 Fantastic products to look out for – this Amazon Prime Day 2019

By : CIOL Bureau

Amazon Prime Day is just around the corner where Amazon India website will be hosting exciting offers on a variety of products for their consumers. We have picked up 3 fantastic products that everyone should look out for during the

Amazon Introduces Echo Show in India

By : CIOL Bureau

Amazon announced Echo Show to add to the wide range of Echo devices available in India. Echo Show, which comes with an immersive 10-inch HD display, crisp and bright visuals, a built-in smart home hub and a speaker system with

AWS Expands Edge Capabilities with New Amazon CloudFront and AWS Direct Connect Locations in India

By : CIOL Bureau

Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS) is continuing to invest in India by adding new Edge locations in the country. AWS has added two new Edge locations for Amazon CloudFront and AWS Direct Connect locations, in Hyderabad and New Delhi. This

Control Amazon Fire TV stick with Alexa Devices: How to

By : Ashok Pandey

Last week Amazon announced the availability of much-awaited feature to control Fire TV Stick with Alexa devices.  If you have both Fire TV stick and Echo speaker (or another Alexa device) can use Alexa voice commands to control their Fire

Now Anyone Can Create Their Own Personalised Alexa Skill in Just Minutes

By : CIOL Bureau

Amazon introduced Alexa Skill Blueprints in India, a new way to create your own personalised skills and responses for Alexa. Using a set of easy-to-use templates anyone can create customised experiences for Alexa within minutes just by filling in the

All-New Kindle Paperwhite—Thinner, Lighter, 2x the Storage, and Waterproof for Just ₹ 12,999

By : CIOL Bureau

Amazon introduced the all-new reimagined Kindle Paperwhite, featuring a thinner and lighter design, sleek flush-front display, and waterproofing so you can read comfortably anywhere. For a limited time, you get three months of Kindle Unlimited subscription for free on pre-orders,

AWS and VMware Announce Amazon Relational Database Service on VMware

By : CIOL Bureau

At VMworld 2018, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company and VMware announced Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) on VMware. Amazon RDS on VMware is a service that will make it easy for customers to set up, operate,

Amazon launches Exclusive Smartphones OnePlus 6, Moto G6, and more on Prime Now ahead of Prime Day

By : CIOL Bureau

Amazon announced the launch of its Bestseller Exclusive mobile phones OnePlus6, MotoG, Redmi and RealMe on Prime Now. This is in addition to the recently launched Amazon Devices selection of Fire TV Stick, All New Kindle, Kindle Paperwhite (WiFi), Echo

Amazon launches Kindle Lite app for Android users in India

By : CIOL Writers

Amazon has released a lightweight version of its Kindle app called Kindle Lite in India. The new app weighs less than 2MB and is targeted at users with poor internet connectivity. It is an India-first product and is available as

Twitch is giving away free games to Prime subscribers

By : CIOL Writers

Amazon-owned Twitch is offering freebies to all its Prime subscribers every month. According to a blog post, the company has announced a new initiative called Free Games With Prime which gives members free games as part of their Prime subscription.

Amazon India hires ex-COO of Voot to lead Prime Video

By : CIOL Writers

E-commerce giant Amazon has appointed the former head of Voot Gaurav Gandhi as the director and country manager- India for Prime Video, as reported by Economic Times. Gandhi will take over the position which was left vacant since the exit

Amazon to fix the Alexa ‘creepy laugh’ issue

By : CIOL Writers

From the past few days, users of Amazon Alexa have been hearing strange laughing noises from the device at random periods.  Some users have said that the laughter happened in response to unrelated commands, while others reported that it occurred unprompted.