Apple Music coming to Amazon Echo devices

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Amazon’s Echo devices already support a couple of famous music services such as Spotify, Pandora, and not to mention Amazon’s own, Amazon Music and now Apple Music will soon join this unit of Music services starting from December 17th. Once Apple Music is available, users will be able to ask Alexa to play their favorite … Read more

Amazon takes back the decision to block international sites in Australia

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Amazon has taken back the decision of blocking the users in Australia from accessing Amazon.com or other international versions of the site. Just last summer, Amazon started redirecting Australian users to Amazon.com.au and stopped delivering the goods to Australian addresses following new goods and service tax (GST) legislation that requires retailers to collect 10 percent tax … Read more

Amazon makes bid for Fox Sports Channels

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Amazon has made a bid for the 22 regional sports networks which is the property of the 21st Century Fox that regulators are requiring Disney to sell off as part of its pending Fox acquisition, as reported. Fox’s 22 channels are bought by the Disney during the two companies’ merger at the start of this year. Disney, who is already … Read more

Microsoft has started to sell Amazon’s Echo devices

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Cortana was launched originally on Windows Phone about 5 five years ago before being integrated into Windows 10 but it looks like that Microsoft is soon disbanding the service. A Twitter user noticed that Microsoft has now started to sell Amazon’s Echo on its retail stores. This includes the both new Echo Dot and the older … Read more

Amazon select New York City and Arlington as the cities for new dual HQ

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New York City, New York, and Arlington, Virginia have reportedly won Amazon’s contest for the locations of its new dual HQ, getting ahead of the 238 cities. It is also confirmed by Amazon. These new offices of Amazon will be built on Long Island City, across the East River from Manhattan, and Crystal City, a … Read more

Amazon is going to split its second HQ between two cities

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According to some reports, Amazon is going to split its second headquarters between two cities. It comes as a surprise in Amazon’s long search for the location of another headquarters. Each city location would have employees about 25 K. The decision has to do with recruiting enough talent and also preemptively addressing issues with housing and … Read more