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Time Inc.’s Cozi Family Organizer Announces Voice Integration with Amazon Alexa

20 Sep

Cozi, a Time Inc. brand and the leading family organizing app, announced that Cozi Lists and Alexa Lists will automatically sync, making it easier than ever to manage tasks and remember what to buy at the store. (more…)

According to Adobe, Amazon’s Echo Dot is the most selling voice speaker

6 Jul

By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

According to Adobe, Echo Dot has become the most selling smart speaker. The Amazon product seems to have surpassed its competitors in a surge of sales that has left it right at the top. Interestingly, Google’s Home product was the hottest selling product in the niche until late last year however, the Echo dot managed to usurp it and become the top selling intelligent speaker this year. (more…)

Amazon’s Echo speakers with Alexa to be in India soon

3 Jul

By Ashvita Anand, The Tech Portal

According to two sources who are in the know, Amazon’s famous smart speaker Echo, powered by Amazon’s voice assistant Alexa will be released in India by the end of this year. And yes, you will no longer have to switch the language to English to use it! (more…)

Amazon might just be working on a translation service for its AWS customers

29 Jun

Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

Amazon is reportedly working on a brand new service that would allow developers to translate content into multiple languages. This includes both applications and websites. And the tech that would make this possible for Amazon’s clients would be based on the company’s own products. (more…)

Amazon will keep matching the massive investments raised by Indian rivals, hints Jeff Bezos

28 Jun

By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

Amazon has its competitors in India. And we know the country’s domestic players don’t give in easy. And the game has gotten even more interesting ever since the latter started raising funds from some pretty big names like Softbank and Alibaba. Not one to be daunted, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has said that his company will continue pumping funds into its India unit to match rivals. (more…)

Amazon patents futuristic-looking beehive delivery drone tower

26 Jun

By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

Amazon knows drones are the future of package delivery. It is bulking up on resources and technology to emerge as one of the most prominent stakeholders in the delivery ecosystem, once its operations are kicked off. With regards to the same, Amazon has bagged a fresh patent, which as you can see above, looks pretty damn fantastic and futuristic. (more…)

Amazon will now let prime members order and try clothes, from their homes

23 Jun

By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

Amazon has come up with a brand new service that will allow users to order clothes. Now there is nothing new in that right? Well, not only will you be able to order clothes, but you will also be able to try them out — right in your very own house and then, if you think they suit you — make the payment. (more…)

Wipro Achieves AWS Service Delivery Status for AWS Service Catalog

21 Jun

Wipro Limited, a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Service Delivery status for AWS Service Catalog. With this status, Wipro’s capabilities help clients build the AWS Service Catalog to enable self-service discovery, maintain controls and centrally manage their enterprise cloud services. (more…)

Amazon to acquire organic supermaket chain Whole Foods for a whopping $13.7 billion

20 Jun

By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

In a sudden turn of events, Amazon is bulking up on its offline presence with the acquisition of widely popular organic supermarket chain — Whole Foods Market Inc. The American e-commerce giant has agreed to shell out $42 per share to buy out Whole Foods in an all-cash transaction. The transaction is expected to close in the second half of 2017. (more…)

Apple ropes in two leading Sony executives to lead its push into original content creation

20 Jun

By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

Should Netflix and Amazon beware of the onslaught of Apple’s original programming, expected to drop in the coming months? The Cupertino giant has been bulking up on its video production efforts over the last year or so. It has, however, hit the jackpot as today Apple announced that it has managed to onboard two of Sony Pictures’ top TV executives — Jamie Erlicht and Zack Van Amburg to create the upcoming original content at the company. (more…)