An Interesting reply from Amazon to one of its Users on Twitter

The world is full of amazing people and interesting things happening every day. Thanks to social media, we are being fed with a hearty laugh almost every day with something or the other. And here is another very interesting one which many will burst into laughter again.Hope many of you still remember an occasion when … Continue reading An Interesting reply from Amazon to one of its Users on Twitter

Amazon.com – 20 years of Advance

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) has an impressive stock price history - perhaps one of the greatest over the past two decades. After accounting for three stock splits, Amazon's shares have advanced from $1.50 in May 1997 to near $1,000 today - a 66,600%.Amazon.com, Inc. seeks to be the world's most customer-centric company, where customers can find and … Continue reading Amazon.com – 20 years of Advance

We don’t seek to disrupt, we seek to invent, says Amazon’s Jeff A. Wilke

Amazon Worldwide Commerce CEO speaks about Amazon’s customer-obsessed nature, work principles and learning from the past to power the future.Jeff A. Wilke, CEO, Worldwide Commerce, Amazon (R) in conversation with Raj Raghavan, Director of Human Resources, Asia Pacific Region, Amazon, at the Amazon Women In Tech Conference held at JW Marriott, Bengaluru, on Tuesday.“Good intentions … Continue reading We don’t seek to disrupt, we seek to invent, says Amazon’s Jeff A. Wilke

Amazon To Use Shipping Containers As Mobile Drone Bases

On Friday, Geek.com reports that Amazon.com was just awarded a patent for “Ground-based mobile maintenance facilities for unmanned aerial vehicles.” The purpose for the patent is for Amazon's done-assisted shipping initiative to deliver packages instantly. Amazon may be planning to use shipping containers that could be moved between a cargo ship and a train. Amazon plans … Continue reading Amazon To Use Shipping Containers As Mobile Drone Bases

Jeff Bezos is now the world’s richest person, surpassing Bill Gates

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has now surpassed Bill Gates as the world’s richest person. Bloomberg reports that a surge in Amazon’s stock has helped propel Bezos to the top of rich list, ahead of the company’s earnings reports later today. Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has held the top spot since 2013, and if Amazon’s stock … Continue reading Jeff Bezos is now the world’s richest person, surpassing Bill Gates

Amazon Is Slipping Alexa Into Its Android Shopping App

Alexa is headed to Amazon's Android shopping app beginning this week, joining Amazon Echo speakers and iPhones as yet one more place where the digital assistant can try to make its mark. Alexa's Android arrival comes via the dedicated Amazon Shopping app. The app's Google Play Store listing indicates it was updated on July 19. Although … Continue reading Amazon Is Slipping Alexa Into Its Android Shopping App

Amazon Makes Play For Middle East Market

According to CNN, Amazon has had its eye on the Middle East for some time and has finally made a move. Amazon has agreed to buy the region's biggest e-commerce platform, Souq.com. Souq said in a statement, "Joining the Amazon family will enable souq.com to continue growing while working with Amazon to bring even more products … Continue reading Amazon Makes Play For Middle East Market