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# amazon - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Here's the major section of Amazon you mightn't know about
# In The Cloud
# In The Cloud

Here's the major section of Amazon you mightn't know about

Jun 14th 2014, 6:25 PM 13,665 Views 8 Comments

While online retail is the main focus of Amazon’s success, its cloud enterprise services (AWS) is playing a increasingly important role in the company’s development and expansion.

# amazon - Sunday 8 June, 2014

UPDATE: Paddy Power did not cut down a single Amazonian tree
# Pr Power
From The Daily Edge
# Pr Power

UPDATE: Paddy Power did not cut down a single Amazonian tree

Jun 8th 2014, 12:30 PM 55,914 Views 126 Comments

But it wasn’t Photoshopped either…

UPDATE: Paddy Power confirm rainforest stunt was computer wizardry
# Did They?
From The42
# Did They?

UPDATE: Paddy Power confirm rainforest stunt was computer wizardry

Jun 8th 2014, 12:27 PM 14,283 Views 17 Comments

No trees were harmed in the making of this particular PR stunt.

# amazon - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Watch Amazon customers discover genitals for the first time
# Naval Gazing
From The Daily Edge
# Naval Gazing

Watch Amazon customers discover genitals for the first time

Jun 5th 2014, 7:34 AM 2,871 Views 0 Comments

Just go with it.

# amazon - Sunday 11 May, 2014

Weird Wide Web: Gaming prejudice, interior design and a drinkable book
# Week In Web
# Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: Gaming prejudice, interior design and a drinkable book

May 11th 2014, 11:00 AM 6,863 Views 4 Comments

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# amazon - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Amazon lets users fill up their shopping carts via Twitter hashtags
# Shop Till You Drop
# Shop Till You Drop

Amazon lets users fill up their shopping carts via Twitter hashtags

May 6th 2014, 11:13 AM 4,186 Views 2 Comments

By using the hashtag #AmazonCart, Twitter users can add items they wish to purchase later to their Amazon shopping cart.

# amazon - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Amazon moves into wearable tech by launching dedicated store
# Innovation
# Innovation

Amazon moves into wearable tech by launching dedicated store

Apr 29th 2014, 5:18 PM 7,599 Views 4 Comments

The store also has a “learning center” which aims to educate those who aren’t familiar with smartwatches and activity trackers.

# amazon - Friday 11 April, 2014

Yep, Amazon is still working on unmanned flying drones
# Droning On
# Droning On

Yep, Amazon is still working on unmanned flying drones

Apr 11th 2014, 9:40 AM 6,314 Views 9 Comments

In its annual letter to shareholders, Amazon’s CEO Jeff Bezos also announced a new scheme which would pay unhappy employees $2,000 to leave the company in their first year.

# amazon - Monday 7 April, 2014

Now Microsoft and Yahoo are creating their original TV shows
# TV Streaming
# TV Streaming

Now Microsoft and Yahoo are creating their original TV shows

Apr 7th 2014, 4:54 PM 6,886 Views 19 Comments

The two companies are planning on releasing their own original TV shows which would compete against the likes of Netflix and Amazon.

# amazon - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Amazon announces Fire TV, its set-top streaming box and gaming device
# All-in-one
# All-in-one

Amazon announces Fire TV, its set-top streaming box and gaming device

Apr 2nd 2014, 5:24 PM 9,514 Views 16 Comments

Amazon Fire TV will allow users to watch shows on Instant Video and Netflix and will include games like Minecraft, The Walking Dead and NBA2K14.

# amazon - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Amazon to place listening limits on its radio streaming service
# Limiters
# Limiters

Amazon to place listening limits on its radio streaming service

Mar 12th 2014, 1:33 PM 6,370 Views 4 Comments

The company plans to limit how users stream certain tracks to help encourage them to buy songs and albums in their music store.

# amazon - Friday 28 February, 2014

Amazon could be planning to launch its own music streaming service
# Negotiations
# Negotiations

Amazon could be planning to launch its own music streaming service

Feb 28th 2014, 9:19 AM 4,120 Views 9 Comments

The eCommerce giant is said to be in talks with record labels about launching a music streaming service on its site.

# amazon - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Resurrected Ripper St to bring Victorian crime back to Ireland*
# Crime And Punishment
# Crime And Punishment

Resurrected Ripper St to bring Victorian crime back to Ireland*

Feb 26th 2014, 6:13 PM 18,511 Views 17 Comments

*Don’t worry, it’s all for TV.

Netflix deliver epic takedown of Amazon's drone plans in parody video
# Droning On
From The Daily Edge
# Droning On

Netflix deliver epic takedown of Amazon's drone plans in parody video

Feb 26th 2014, 5:38 PM 3,152 Views 0 Comments

FIIIIIIIIIGHT.

# amazon - Friday 21 February, 2014

Amazon preparing to launch its own TV box service for March
# Web Streaming
# Web Streaming

Amazon preparing to launch its own TV box service for March

Feb 21st 2014, 3:35 PM 17,345 Views 43 Comments

It’s rumoured that the company will roll out the Android-powered device in March.

# amazon - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

'Coffin bed' has hilariously mixed Amazon reviews
# Dead On
From The Daily Edge
# Dead On

'Coffin bed' has hilariously mixed Amazon reviews

Jan 21st 2014, 8:30 PM 5,355 Views 1 Comment

Customers just can’t agree on it for some reason.

# amazon - Monday 20 January, 2014

Amazon gain patent allowing it to ship goods before you order them
# Clairvoyance
# Clairvoyance

Amazon gain patent allowing it to ship goods before you order them

Jan 20th 2014, 9:53 AM 19,907 Views 39 Comments

The patent would allow Amazon to deliver goods it believes you will order based on your shopping and search history.

# amazon - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Your next TV: Will it be Ultra HD?
# Pin Sharp
# Pin Sharp

Your next TV: Will it be Ultra HD?

Jan 8th 2014, 5:48 PM 15,194 Views 29 Comments

As video-streaming grows in popularity and in quality, the next generation of TVs will focus on bringing Ultra HD quality streaming to your living room.

# amazon - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Column: Are these the drones we're looking for?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Are these the drones we're looking for?

Jan 7th 2014, 7:30 PM 38 Views 35 Comments

Machine autonomy has long been a staple of science fiction – but that may be coming to an end with plans to use drones for domestic delivery, writes David Gunkel.

# amazon - Thursday 26 December, 2013

The best-selling books of the year, according to Amazon
# BEST BOOKS
# BEST BOOKS

The best-selling books of the year, according to Amazon

Dec 26th 2013, 1:04 PM 25,174 Views 23 Comments

Amazon have calculated its list of best-selling books by sales of print and Kindle edition books published in 2013.

# amazon - Friday 20 December, 2013

This Amazon review that's going viral is a brilliant fake
# Pass The Tissues
From The Daily Edge
# Pass The Tissues

This Amazon review that's going viral is a brilliant fake

Dec 20th 2013, 2:00 PM 6,810 Views 2 Comments

A “mother” of three teenage boys had this to say about Kleenex.

Man gets wrong Amazon delivery, goes on epic Twitter spree
# Delivery Error
From The Daily Edge
# Delivery Error

Man gets wrong Amazon delivery, goes on epic Twitter spree

Dec 20th 2013, 8:57 AM 4,959 Views 2 Comments

Josh Gates got some hamburger earmuffs by mistake. The rest is history.

# amazon - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

You can now buy a potty with a built-in iPad for your toddler
# IPotty
From The Daily Edge
# IPotty

You can now buy a potty with a built-in iPad for your toddler

Dec 10th 2013, 5:04 PM 1,597 Views 5 Comments

It’s what the world never wanted, but always needed.

# amazon - Saturday 7 December, 2013

The Amazon reviews for this €30,000 TV are absolutely brilliant
# Bit Dear
From The Daily Edge
# Bit Dear

The Amazon reviews for this €30,000 TV are absolutely brilliant

Dec 7th 2013, 3:00 PM 9,387 Views 2 Comments

All that telly for €30k? BARGAIN.

# amazon - Monday 2 December, 2013

7 of the best reactions to Amazon's drone delivery plans
# Droning On
From The Daily Edge
# Droning On

7 of the best reactions to Amazon's drone delivery plans

Dec 2nd 2013, 11:24 AM 4,679 Views 0 Comments

The future is here. Almost.

Amazon will deliver packages in 30 minutes using drones
# Prime Air
# Prime Air

Amazon will deliver packages in 30 minutes using drones

Dec 2nd 2013, 9:09 AM 22,188 Views 60 Comments

The drones, called Prime Air vehicles, will be as common as mail trucks, according to Amazon.

# amazon - Sunday 3 November, 2013

Why is this Amazon customer/reviewer so powerful?
# Marketing
# Marketing

Why is this Amazon customer/reviewer so powerful?

Nov 3rd 2013, 9:15 AM 23,998 Views 14 Comments

Michael Erb approaches reviews like a job – now companies send him products for free in the hope that he’ll notice them.

# amazon - Monday 28 October, 2013

UK officials face questions over multinational tax affairs
# Tax
# Tax

UK officials face questions over multinational tax affairs

Oct 28th 2013, 4:07 PM 5,327 Views 6 Comments

The Commons’ Public Accounts Committee is said to be skeptical about Google’s explanations of UK ad sales booked through Ireland.

# amazon - Thursday 22 August, 2013

You can now get Nicholas Cage's face on your confectionary
# Face Off
From The Daily Edge
# Face Off

You can now get Nicholas Cage's face on your confectionary

Aug 22nd 2013, 7:00 PM 843 Views 0 Comments

You’re welcome, world.

# amazon - Friday 16 August, 2013

22 brilliantly sarcastic reviews of Amazon products
# Amazonia
From The Daily Edge
# Amazonia

22 brilliantly sarcastic reviews of Amazon products

Aug 16th 2013, 1:00 PM 49,493 Views 57 Comments

From the Three Wolf Moon t-shirt to the Yodelling Pickle.

# amazon - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Judge: Apple conspired to raise prices on e-books
# Apple
# Apple

Judge: Apple conspired to raise prices on e-books

Jul 10th 2013, 5:33 PM 5,928 Views 10 Comments

A New York judge has found Apple guilty of price-fixing for ebooks.

# amazon - Friday 21 June, 2013

France wants to ban free shipping on Amazon
# France
# France

France wants to ban free shipping on Amazon

Jun 21st 2013, 2:57 PM 8,867 Views 36 Comments

No, really: it says the practice gives it an unfair advantage over local retailers.

# amazon - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

Sales of George Orwell's '1984' up 6,000% since US surveillance scandal
# Big Brother
# Big Brother

Sales of George Orwell's '1984' up 6,000% since US surveillance scandal

Jun 12th 2013, 7:49 AM 8,856 Views 43 Comments

The disclosure of the American authorities’ surveillance programmes has led to a spike in the novel that has become synonymous with government overreach.

# amazon - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Gamers already prefer the PlayStation 4 to Xbox One
# PS4
# PS4

Gamers already prefer the PlayStation 4 to Xbox One

Jun 11th 2013, 2:42 PM 10,417 Views 88 Comments

Here’s how Sony did it.

# amazon - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Noonan won't be attending Bilderberg (but Sutherland will...)
# Top Secret
# Top Secret

Noonan won't be attending Bilderberg (but Sutherland will...)

Jun 5th 2013, 1:16 PM 9,446 Views 90 Comments

Politicians and business leaders are gathering for the world’s most high-profile networking event. The minister has other plans.

# amazon - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Tumblr $1 billion deal sparks talk on next big tech target
# Next Big Thing
# Next Big Thing

Tumblr $1 billion deal sparks talk on next big tech target

May 26th 2013, 9:30 AM 8,091 Views 4 Comments

“All the big internet companies that have money are potential buyers. Then it depends on what they want to be and how much they are willing to pay.”

# amazon - Sunday 19 May, 2013

Big-brand logos that you should look more closely at
# Subliminal
# Subliminal

Big-brand logos that you should look more closely at

May 19th 2013, 6:00 PM 37,153 Views 31 Comments

There’s a lot more to these 9 logos than first meets the eye.

# amazon - Thursday 2 May, 2013

13 pieces of evidence that Amazon reviewers are better than all of us
# Review The Reviews
From The Daily Edge
# Review The Reviews

13 pieces of evidence that Amazon reviewers are better than all of us

May 2nd 2013, 8:30 PM 6,573 Views 3 Comments

Could it be home to some of the world’s best creative writing?

Waterford programmer Jordan Casey, 13, to address Californian conference
# Bright Spark
# Bright Spark

Waterford programmer Jordan Casey, 13, to address Californian conference

May 2nd 2013, 3:53 PM 12,509 Views 40 Comments

Casey is set to address over 4,000 delegates on the topic “Things I learned the hard way as a young CEO”.

# amazon - Friday 26 April, 2013

11 internet firsts you probably never heard of
# Internet Firsts
# Internet Firsts

11 internet firsts you probably never heard of

Apr 26th 2013, 9:30 PM 25,428 Views 30 Comments

The first photo ever uploaded to the internet, the first registered domain name… let’s step back into the internet’s history.