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.


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.

5 Sep

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.

Jul 20, 2018

Cyber criminals bait users with fake gift cards

Remember that there is no free lunch, and always treat offers that seem too good to be true with scepticism, says Kaspersky Lab.

Jun 22, 2018

US states can force online retailers to collect sales tax

A US Supreme Court ruling will result in many consumers paying more for online purchases.

Jun 19, 2018

AWS CloudFront expands to South Africa

The Johannesburg location is the group's first point of presence on the African continent.

May 30, 2018

Change for Good hackathon calls for entries

The campaign hopes to create empathy and change using technology.

May 25, 2018

Amazon's Alexa proves to have a mind of her own

A US family learns what happens when Amazon's popular voice assistant Alexa is lost in translation: private conversations are recorded and sent out.