The company is testing the Brazilian Portuguese service with a group of consumers.
The program could result in more early-stage firms and investors joining the AWS ecosystem.
Previously, Apple Music was made available to Amazon Echo users.
Google paves the way for Siri and Alexa working without the internet.
The in-flight WiFi provider is turning to AWS as it looks to scale all aspects of its business, from the number of airlines it can support to how fast it can process stream data for airlines.
Elasticsearch's parent company, Elastic, calls this move FUD.
There are many things people can do to advance the cause of humankind and push the boundaries of knowledge. But at some point, they’d better earn you a buck or two. Can a quantum computer really be a cash cow?
Imagine your life without Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Google, or Microsoft. David Gewirtz begins his five-day look at quitting the Big Five tech giants with Amazon. Sure, he can quit. He can quit anytime he wants...
Facebook's reputation among the US public takes a beating that shows up as a fall of 43 places in the trust ratings.
Alexa keeps getting better and better. Now, she can control Roku set top boxes and TVs.
Recent years have been about enterprises moving to the cloud with storage and compute. Customers have benefited from the competition between Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform, but now you're in the door the great up sell begins.
Amazon's Dash button was a marketing vehicle and a trinket designed to remind you that you could easily replenish supplies and order consumer product goods via Amazon.
Up until now, brands could only flag potential counterfeits for Amazon to review
Michael Howard, MariaDB CEO, adds Amazon and Oracle lock in customers. He also wonders if Amazon Web Services might cripple its AWS MariaDB instances to make AWS's own DBMS, Aurora, look better.
The RightScale 2019 State of the Cloud Report from Flexera highlights how enterprises are spending more on cloud computing, but are getting concerned about optimizing their spending.
If your partner or friend is tech-obsessed, we've rounded some cool items we think they'll love this Valentine's Day.
We took a tour of Amazon's Kent, Washington robotic fulfillment center.
"We have a little under an hour today and maybe seventy new things to talk about." They weren't kidding!
Regrets, we've had a few. Exploding phones. Just plain useless phones. Unstable devices and not-very-smart devices. Hardware that was obsolete before we got it setup. Stuff we wish we'd never heard of.
Prime Day 2018 has plenty of good stuff for the business crowd.
ZDNet checks out the best deals that are relevant for current and upcoming students. This post will be updated as more deals are released.
Amazon Prime Day is in full swing, but what are best deals on the table for Prime members and casual shoppers?
There is a number of sales being launched by rival companies which don't require a Prime membership.
Amazon Prime Day might be days away, but that does not mean you can't already take advantage of the sale.
We all love Mom. Now, you can use your Amazon Echo or Dot to show her how much you care.
Amazon Alexa isn't only found on Echo devices. Third-party hardware makers have released their own take on hardware that supports the voice-controlled assistant.
From Amazon to Google, a virtual assistant is ready for your home or office this holiday season. Apple will join the mix in early 2018.
With Amazon taking on seemingly all of retail, it may not be immediately obvious how far the company reaches. Here are some companies you might not know it owns.
The one-day sale event has some great technology and gadget deals for UK customers.
Is your child heading back to school? Check out Amazon's one-day sale to save some serious cash.
The solution is designed to eradicate the need for custom browsers or VPNs.
Deliveries are going green, but what about that cloud computing data center?
As Amazon's Rekognition comes under fire, Amazon suggests guidelines for national legislation regulating the technology.
Only six Scout robots are currently being tested in a single neighborhood in Snohomish County, Washington.
The cloud giant can now store highly sensitive workloads for Australian government entities.
The new service offers centralised backup in the cloud and on-premises.
Google Assistant to hit 1 billion devices by the end of January 2018.
Central Europe's cloud market could be just what Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba is looking for. Read more: https://zd.net/2CWYwBj
The last two CES powwows featured a hefty dose of Amazon Alexa powered devices. Google Assistant is now making a big push for parity. Here's why the battle matters and how vendors are playing both sides.
The e-commerce law newly enforced in China on Jan 1, 2019, aims to improve regulation over vast online markets that have been dominated by players like Alibaba and JD.com.
Google Assistant still rules the roost, but Apple's Siri is catching up quickly, according to a comparison of smart speakers.
Amazon Web Services (AWS) will offer a 10 percent refund for November's bill for Korean customers who were affected by last month's network failure.