Amazon Echo Speaker Plays Music and Shops

Amazon has just announced Echo, a new speaker that can play music and responds to voice commands. The dismal failure of the Fire Phone has not curbed Amazon from releasing more hardware. Today, the company has debuted a new 9 inch tall speaker that can not only play music, but can also respond to voice … Read more

Why Amazon Fire Phone was a Dismal Flop

The results are now in and it appears that Amazon’s Fire phone was a dismal flop. Amazon has around $83 million worth of unsold phones after a venture that cost them over $170 million. But it doesn’t mean that they wont try again. Senior Vice President of Devices, David Limp stated one of the main … Read more

Amazon Releases New Fire TV Stick

Amazon has just released a new Fire TV Stick in order to compete with Googles Chromecast. Google has made it no secret that Amazon is their number one competitor and it seems that Amazon knows it to be true as well as the company announces their very own Fire TV Stick. Like Google’s Chromecast, the … Read more

Amazon Expanding Their Hardware

Amazon is planning to expand their hardware operations after the successful launch of their first smartphone. Amazon announced that hiring would increase by 27 percent over the next five years in the company’s secret hardware division, Lab 126. Currently Amazon has about 3000 full time employees working in Lab126 and this is expected to grow … Read more

Amazon Drops Fire Phone to Just 99 Cents

Amazon has decided to become super competitive and have released their smartphone for just 99c on an AT&T plan. In order to compete with Apple’s upcoming iPhone 6, Amazon has decided to drop the price of their Fire phone to just 99 cents. The 32 gigabyte phone initially cost $199 when it was released just … Read more