The battle between Amazon and Google drove smart speaker sales higher in the US and several other key markets, according to research firm Canalys.
Walmart is still small relative to Amazon in e-commerce, but the company is making its move, according to eMarketer. Separately, Walmart's third quarter results highlighted strong e-commerce and omnichannel growth.
Amazon bake-off for new locations for its new headquarters has concluded with a decision to go with two cities. Here's how the move plays into Amazon's business.
AWS CEO Andy Jassy tweets that Amazon's consumer business has mostly ditched Oracle. Rest assured that won't stop Oracle CTO Larry Ellison from obsessing a smidge about AWS.
Amazon's Alexa for PC app, which adds Alexa support to compatible Windows 10 devices, is available from the Microsoft Store for free.
Cisco's Container Platform will harmonize with Amazon's EKS to manage Kubernetes containers on-premises and the public cloud.
The cloud giant said the new M5, T3 and R5 instances are 10 percent less expensive than other AWS instances.
Amazon has announced a bunch of deep discounts on its devices headed into Black Friday.
Here's a look at a few Wayfair initiatives that are designed to help the online furniture retailer gain share, acquire customers and help it leverage new technology.
The ransomware-as-a-service is attempting to drum up more business in the Internet's underbelly.
Although tech brands dominate everywhere, in the Middle East there are some key differences from the global picture.
If Reliance manages to execute its triple play of content, carriage, and commerce, it could become a retail juggernaut that even a seasoned global giant like Amazon will find difficult to compete with.
Amazon shares dropped in after-hours trading; meanwhile, Amazon Web Services' run rate is now pushing $27 billion.
Device makers building with the Alexa Voice Service have an opportunity to reach new enterprise customers.
The new American Express card could help Amazon reach more SMBs via its B2B platform.
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 one-day sale event has some great technology and gadget deals for US customers.
CEO Jeff Bezos said the company has listened to critics and increased its minimum wage. Read more: https://zd.net/2zMDjbI
Nedim Fresko, VP of Alexa and Echo at Amazon, explains how the new Amazon Presentation Language opens up new opportunities for brands like Best Buy.
Tom Taylor, Alexa SVP at Amazon, explains how customers expect to have an almost emotional connection to voice interfaces.
Tom Taylor, Alexa SVP at Amazon, says both hardware and software developers are needed to ensure Alexa a physical presence everywhere, as well as the intelligence needed to be useful.
Python climbs up TIOBE's search engine-based index of programming language popularity.
The Auto SDK will let automakers integrate their own versions of Amazon's voice-activated assistant into their vehicles. Read more: https://zd.net/2OiTD8o
With Show Mode, Amazon's agent will bring the heat as the company brings Alexa closer to the Fire.
Amazon Business allows you to set up approval workflows if you'd like to be notified of purchases or have a supervisor approve any or all purchases through the platform.
Amazon has launched a plan to expand its logistics network by helping create small businesses that will operate 20 to 40 vans each.
Amazon could become the de facto pharmacy delivery service for Prime members. Read more: https://zd.net/2KsFp6V