Amazon

Amazon.com, Inc. /ˈæməzɒn/ is an American international electronic commerce company with headquarters in Seattle, Washington, United States. It is the world's largest online retailer. Amazon.com started as an online bookstore, but soon diversified, selling DVDs, VHSs, CDs, video and MP3 downloads/streaming, software, video games, electronics, apparel, furniture, food, toys, and jewelry. The company also produces consumer electronics—notably the Amazon Kindle e-book reader and the Kindle Fire tablet computer—and is a major provider of cloud computing services.Jeff Bezos incorporated the company (as Cadabra) in July 1994 and the site went online as Amazon.com in 1995.
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  • 14 Fun Holiday Tech Gifts for 2017!

    … ‘Tis the season…for tech gifts! That’s right, nothing puts a twinkle in the eyes of your loved ones more than a tech gift. Not sure what to get those near and dear to you? A tech gift is the answer, for tech fans and non-tech fans alike. Whether they love or loathe tech, they’ll appreciate these thoughtful gifts from you. Or perhaps people…

    Carolyn Nicander Mohr/ The Wonder of Tech- 12 readers -
  • Amazon Key already hacked

    … Previously, we’ve discussed Amazon’s Key program which in theory would allow deliveries to be dropped off inside your home while you were away. A number of consumers and Amazon Prime members said they would not subscribe to the service due to security concerns such as having strangers in your home even though Amazon Key comes with a security…

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  • Why Whole Foods’ price cuts aren’t good news

    … In the run up to the Thanksgiving holiday, Amazon owned Whole Foods has announced deep price cuts on Thanksgiving staples and other products. Whole Foods has even gone so far as to say that the price cuts are permanent. This announcement has caused concern among other grocery outlets causing a number of their stocks to drop. However, things…

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  • Affiliate Marketing Tip of the Week: Competing with Amazon in SEO

    … In this week’s Affiliate Marketing Tip of the Week we tackle a situation faced by countless affiliates and affiliate managers – that of competing with Amazon’s stellar search engine rankings. Amazon, the company whose affiliate marketing program is in many ways exemplary of leveraging affiliates for growing a business, is crushing many brands…

    Geno Prussakov/ Geno Prussakov- 15 readers -
  • Amazon and Google to fight over .kids at auction

    … Amazon, Google and a third applicant are scheduled to fight for control of the new gTLDs .kid or .kids at auction. It’s the first ICANN gTLD auction to be scheduled since a Verisign puppet paid $135 million for .web in July 2016. According to ICANN documentation, .kid and .kids will go to auction January 25, 2018. The winning bid…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncitein Google- 10 readers -
  • Prime members largely reject Amazon Key

    … Previously, we’ve discussed the service offered by amazon called Amazon Key. This service would allow Amazon deliveries to be left inside your house after Amazon Prime members would pay for a smart lock and a security camera for around $250. This would allow delivery people temporary access to your home to leave your packages inside the home…

    Greg's Corner- 11 readers -
  • Reelgood – Your Answer to “Can I Stream It?”

    … When you want to watch a movie at home, you may wonder where you you can stream it. Netflix? Hulu? Amazon Prime? HBO? You could check each one individually or check out Reelgood who can do that for you instantly. Reelgood shows you where you can watch movies and TV shows, and whether they are available for streaming or rental. If you like…

    Carolyn Nicander Mohr/ The Wonder of Tech- 10 readers -
  • There ain’t no party like a Walmart party

    … If you’re the country’s largest retailer, but you’re losing ground to online competition, what do you do? You throw a party of course. Walmart has announced that in their run up to the holiday season will be holding ‘parties’ in their Supercenter stores in November and December. These parties, to be held on three separate weekends, will have…

    Greg's Corner- 8 readers -
  • Amazon Key – Get Packages Delivered Inside Your House

    … and Cloud Cam? Do you like the convenience of in-home delivery? Do you think the risks outweigh the benefits? Share your thoughts in the Comments section below! Be the first to comment... Related Posts: Amazon Prime Air Drone Delivery: Cool, Convenient or Creepy? [Poll] Deliveries – Your Powerful Tracking Tool Amazon Dash Button — Could Shopping Get Any Easier? What’s In Store for Amazon? [Infographic and Poll] Tech News and Tidbits! RSS Feed Powered by MaxBlogPress Bring My Blog Visitors Back …

    Carolyn Nicander Mohr/ The Wonder of Tech- 11 readers -
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