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Hot on the heels of the Fire OS 4.1.1 update, Amazon is now pushing a new 4.5.1 update to the Kindle Fire tablet over the coming weeks.
Months after Amazon unveiled the latest version of the OS running the Kindle Fire HDX tablets and the ill-fated Fire Phone, the update is finally rolling out.
AWS chief Andy Jassy was asked whether Amazon had the funds to compete with the cash piles of Microsoft and Google in the cloud wars. Here's a look at his answer and the numbers that back it up.
We caught up with AWS VP Adam Selipsky to talk "all in" and lock in, relational databases, Docker, cloud reboots and managed services.
At the Amazon Web Services (AWS) re:Invent conference in Las Vegas this week, AWS announced several important services. But most important is Amazon Aurora, a new high-performance database engine.
Relational databases are enterprise staples as customers continue to pay up for Oracle and proprietary software. AWS launches Aurora to offer proprietary features at open source prices.
Andy Jassy, senior vice president of Amazon Web Services, positioned the company's cloud as a feature rich stack instead of a commodity infrastructure play.
Amazon's Prime Air drones may soon be tested in Britain, if the company's hiring spree is anything to go by.
GitHub Enterprise gets a major overhaul and makes it possible to deploy on Amazon's public cloud.
The key themes at AWS' re:Invent conference: An expanding ecosystem and lots of reference customers. Can everything run on AWS?
Three years after it was launched, Amazon has announced an API for its Cloud Drive service, but it will not be a developer free-for-all, as the service requires apps to be approved for use.
Amazon Web Services will clearly launch a bevy of new services next week in Las Vegas, but the elephants in the room will be Google, Microsoft Azure and a crowded field of cloud competition.
Customer data sovereignty concerns tipped the balance away from AWS and towards physical hosting for New Zealand SaaS provider Psoda.
AWS re:Invent attendees will be among the first eligible to take the exam.
Amazon Web Services has refreshed WorkSpaces with an updated bundle system and more options for Office.
Amazon has produced a fabulous tablet for a reasonable price. The gorgeous screen and high performance make this a tablet to be reckoned with.
Which products, platforms, and big ideas made the most impact in 2013?
The current generation of ultra-protection lands for the iPad Air, mini and Kindle Fire HD/HDX.
Let's look at some of the best Linux-based gadgets available this Black Friday.
Want a tablet but don't want to buy a svelte iPad Air or the petite iPad mini? Not a problem! Here are my top Android tablets for November 2013. And for those of you with limited carry space, there's a phablet for you to lust over.
With Amazon and Apple both having unveiled their offerings ready for the holiday spending extravaganza, consumers are faced with a choice. So, let's put Apple's iPad Air up against Amazon's Kindle Fire HDX and see which comes out the winner.
Jason Perlow gives you his picks for the best BBQ and grilling tech/accessories for the July 4th weekend and the summer ahead.
Let's take a quick look at the 10 most important personal cloud storage services.
While there's no doubt that the king of the tablets is Apple's iPad, that doesn't mean that there's no demand for Android-powered hardware. There are some very good reasons why an Android tablet might be perfect for you.
Small Silicon Valley startup spinoff Speck Products has quickly become the company making some of the world's most popular iPhone cases. Violet Blue visited Speck's new HQ and went hands-on with their new lines.
Bored with your iPad case? New Surface, new cover? Check out these geeeky tablet covers and be different.
Amazon finally released an ebook reader that hits every high point for avid readers and it doesn't get much better.
Amazon has brought its Android-based Kindle Fire tablet to the UK, a year after its successful launch in the US, along with the higher-specced Kindle Fire HD.
Amazon takes the wraps off its new tablets, the 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD and the 7-inch Kindle Fire HD. They expect to give Apple stiff competition in price and features.
Amazon's rise is most apparent when you look at how its introduction of new products, services, and datacentres has built the infrastructure needed to support its growth