Is Amazon’s Video Direct a Challenge to the Video Whoppers- YouTube or Vimeo?

Amazon is all set to take on YouTube, Netflix, Vimeo and other online video platforms. The retail company launched its online video services where users can upload videos and be paid royalties as well. The viewers can watch the videos for free, buy or rent the content with advertisements. The Prime members of Amazon can benefit an ad free version with additional benefits. The company offers access to proficient television shows and movies through Prime Video.

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President Obama Responds Positively For an Open Market for Set Top Boxes

President Obama has created a wave of mixed feeling in the world of cable companies and cable users as he announced his support for the ‘Unlock the Box’ initiative. In February, the FCC (Federal Communications Commission) had voted for the initiative that aims at loosening the grip of cable companies on the set top boxes that their users get to use. President Obama support for the users who would like to have greater control on the ways in which they ...

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Amazon’s Alexa – A Refreshingly Awesome AI

Amazon has a lot of innovation and creation brewing in its labs as it continuously comes up with advanced hi-tech gadgets and concepts that can make a substantial difference in your life. The field of Artificial Intelligence is being enthusiastically pursued by many scientists and researchers; and Amazon did not want to be left behind in the race of creating the best AI. Amazon’s Alexa is one of the smartest AIs that I have come across and she makes talking ...

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Instacart Express vs Amazon Fresh Grocery vs Google Express

Grocery shopping has turned really easy with the many online grocery stores that have cropped up in the last few years. Along with ease, sometimes, these stores may also end up offering savings that could be more than the usual savings that you notice when you shop from the physical stores. With the trend of online shopping for groceries picking up momentum, it is important that you know the major players and what makes them stand out. We have picked ...

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YouTube Red Showcases its First Episodes of Original Series

Original shows which have been made for YouTube’s subscription service YouTube Red have now been released. This is YouTube’s step into the war of original programming. YouTube has announced that the first four Red Originals will be premiering on February 10th. The service is available in US only. The YouTube Red users will be able to exclusively stream the four programs which are Scare PewDiePie, A Trip to Unicorn Island, Lazer Team and Dance Camp.

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Amazon Kindle Paperwhite (2015) Review: It Got Even Better

Users have been using the Kindle for years now. Kindle Voyage has been widely used by lots of people and preferably considered as the best. But, Amazon has launched Kindle Paperwhite in the market in 2015, and its high resolution screen has made it to be a real competitor. Amazon finally decided to upgrade its third Paperwhite with a 300ppi high resolution screen.

Look and feel

Comparing with its predecessors, its look doesn’t seem to be very different. It is still a ...

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Jeff Bezos Makes Rocket Landing Look like Child’s Play

On Monday, November 23, 2015, the New Shephard rocket became the world’s first reusable rocket after performing a perfect vertical landing in Van Horn, Texas. Amazon’s entrepreneur Jeff Bezos, who is the founder of the spacecraft company Blue Origin which is behind the creation of this rocket, bathed in glory as he oversaw the launch and landing of the New Shephard.

The suborbital rocket flew at approximately 2,800 mph and reached the planned test altitude of 329,839 feet before landing ...

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