In 2007, Apple screwed early adopters of the iPhone with a quick price cut and Steve Jobs apologized. Amazon took a phone from $199 with two year contract to 99 cents in 46 days. Your move Jeff Bezos.
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Amazon's gameplan here is pretty clear. It's a 'get people into the ecosystem as fast as possible—and at any cost' move.
The iPad and iPhone maker says it has contributed to the creation of over 600,000 jobs in Europe, and the App Store is an element more important than you may think.
Amazon's plan to add 100 more staff to its Digital Media Development Centre in London will see the company hiring university leavers.
Amazon is looking to recruit 100 more workers at its Digital Media Development Centre on the fringes of London's Tech City.
Taiwanese electronics manufacturing giant, which produces various high-tech devices including Apple iPhone and Amazon Kindle, is evaluating Detroit and Los Angeles, among other cities, as potential sites.
Police want to interview an O2 shop assistant after a shipment of iPhone 5s was stolen ahead of the Apple handset going on sale this morning.
The development centre in Tech City is looking for local talent to help create technology for putting TV shows and other digital media onto PCs, smartphones and games consoles, alongside the Lovefilm and Pushbutton teams.
With Apple jumping into the gadget trade-in business I decided to compare its prices to the competition to see who offered the best buyback prices on the iPhone 4 and 4S. Read this before you sell your old iPhone.
Just days after Amazon said London would be its digital media development hub, Facebook has set up a team in the city that will focus on 'key areas like mobile and platform'
The company is to open up a new centre near the Barbican, bringing together the teams from Lovefilm and Pushbutton, the Amazon subsidiary that developed Lovefilm's apps for smart TVs, consoles and the iPad
Nokia is cutting another 10,000 jobs as it continues to struggle in the face of iPhone and Android growth. Will the last one out turn the lights off?
With extended support to two of Apple's most popular devices, Amazon execs boast that they have the "most widely compatible cloud playback solution available."
The London-based hosting company has introduced two services to its cloud for small businesses that want to provision servers or host simple websites, going up against Amazon with bundled support
Small start-ups have taken a lead on enterprises in their adoption of big data, by embedding analytics into the heart of their applications, according to Amazon Web Services.As the cloud has grown, prices for rentable computing power have come down, while scale-out applications like Hadoop have evolved to analyse large quantities of data, Werner Vogels, Amazon Web Service's (AWS) chief technology officer, said in a keynote speech at the AWS Summit 2012 in London.
By 2015, the new Amazon warehouse is expected to lead to the creation of 1,050 new jobs as well as approximately $150 million in investment in Indiana.
The cloud is dividing into a battle between two platforms — Amazon Web Services and OpenStack — in the same way phones have divided into a competition between iOS and Android, Netflix's cloud architect has said
London colleges are planning to offer a first in photography - a course dedicated to the iPhone.
There has been a lot of armchair quarterbacking taking place for RIM and if they can get a device like the one rumored at CrackBerry.com then they may still be in the running for the 3rd smartphone platform.
Amazon Web Services has brought its Direct Connect technology to the UK, which allows customers to establish a dedicated network connection between their datacentre and the local Amazon Web Services facility.The announcement, made on Wednesday, means UK customers can connect to Amazon Web Services' EU West (Ireland) region via the Telecity Sovereign House datacentre in London at guaranteed port speeds of 1Gbps or 10Gbps.
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