23 Jan

Cloud brings AI capabilities to the masses

Deloitte says the cloud is democratising access to artificial intelligence by giving companies the ability to use it now.

Dec 4, 2018

Amazon briefly edges out Apple

The online retailer momentarily became the most valuable company on Wall Street in intraday trade yesterday.

Nov 22, 2018

Amazon, Makro scramble to fix glitches amid Black Friday frenzy

While Amazon inadvertently exposed customers' details online, Makro's site momentarily crashed because of high traffic volumes.

Nov 13, 2018

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.

Nov 13, 2018

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.

Oct 30, 2018

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.

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