Tablet market to take a knock

Global shipments of entry-level devices will grow weaker due to the rise of smart speakers and unfavourable forex rates, says TrendForce.


Amazon Web Services to Open Data Centers in Italy

Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an company (NASDAQ: AMZN), today announced it will open an infrastructure region in Italy in early 2020.

30 Oct

Google to grant $25m to AI for 'good' projects

Google will allocate $25 million globally to humanitarian and environmental projects seeking to use AI to speed up and grow their efforts.

Oct 10, 2018

Amazon scraps secret AI recruiting tool

The company's experimental artificial intelligence hiring tool showed bias against women, highlighting the limitations of machine learning.

Oct 9, 2018

Facebook debuts smart speaker for Messenger video calls

The smart speaker could help Facebook stop users from flocking to rival chat and video apps when making video calls.

Sep 21, 2018

Amazon adds Echo devices for home, car

A dozen new Echo speakers and related gadgets will help Amazon stay ahead of Apple and Google in the voice-controlled devices market.

Sep 18, 2018

Amazon probes claims of staff leaking data for bribes

Amazon investigates allegations that staff members are accepting bribes to delete negative reviews and restore banned Amazon accounts.


Amazon Relational Database Service comes to VMware

Amazon RDS on VMware automates database management, regardless of where the database is deployed.

Sep 5, 2018

Amazon touches $1tn, on pace to overtake Apple

The online retailer briefly joins Apple in the upper echelons, becoming the second $1 trillion publicly listed US company.

Aug 21, 2018

Amazon Game Studios Announces The Grand Tour Game (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced that Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May are bringing high-jinks and hot laps to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in The Grand Tour Game, an episodic racing game based on the hit Prime Original series, The Grand Tour.

Aug 7, 2018

DXC Technology and Amazon Web Services (AWS) Collaborate to Modernize IT Services and Accelerate Client Migrations to AWS

DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) and Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an company (NASDAQ: AMZN), today announced a multi-year, global agreement to build a new multi-billion dollar DXC - AWS Integrated Practice that will deliver IT migration, application transformation, and business innovation to global Fortune 1000 clients.

Jul 26, 2018

Cape Town sees expanding Amazon presence

Amazon ups the ante in its regional battle with cloud computing rival Microsoft, as it hires more staff and readies to move into a new office building.

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