Many Apple Products On Amazon Found To Be FakeApple said this week that it has been buying chargers and cables labeled as "genuine" Apple products on Amazon, but found that nearly 90 percent of them were actually counterfeit.
Amazon's Fire TV Device Won't Be So Amazon-FocusedAmazon's own video store will no longer have a starring role on the company's Fire TV streaming devices. Software updates will give Netflix, HBO and other competitors equal prominence on the device's home screen.
Garth Brooks Joins Amazon's Streaming Music ServiceA week after launching its paid streaming music service, Amazon announced a deal with one of streaming music's biggest holdouts. Select songs by country superstar Garth Brooks will be available on Amazon Music Unlimited.
Amazon Launches For-Pay Streaming Music ServiceAmazon is launching a paid streaming music service, the latest entry in an increasingly crowded field.
Amazon Expands Dash Ordering Wand To Entire CatalogAmazon has updated its barcode-scanning Dash shopping wand so that you can now buy anything with it, not just groceries. The wand was initially launched in 2014 and could only be used on Prime Fresh items.
Amazon Slashes Price, Adds Alexa To New Fire TabletAmazon has cut the price of its new Fire tablet almost in half and added its popular voice assistant, Alexa, in hopes of making it a hot holiday item, despite a slump in overall tablet sales.
Amazon Launches Car Research & Review SiteAmazon has started a site offering research, reviews and other information on new and used cars. Amazon Vehicles won't sell cars. But it will provide users with car specifications, images, videos and customer input.
Walmart Buying Online Retailer Newcomer Jet.comWalmart has agreed to buy fast-growing online retail newcomer Jet.com, which had launched with a splash a year ago when it announced its intention to challenge online leader Amazon.
Amazon Expands Delivery Network With Cargo PlaneAmazon has unveiled its first branded cargo plane, one of 40 jetliners that will make up the e-commerce giant's own air transportation network as it takes more control of its delivery process.
Hacker Targets Woman's Amazon AccountA hacker targeted a North Texas woman's Amazon account, draining the nearly $1700 she had on a gift card linked to her account. When she fought back... the hacker tried to humiliate her!
Baton Rouge Suspect Was In Dallas Days After AmbushThe man identified as the suspect in Sunday's deadly attack on police in Baton Rouge stated in social media posts that he was in Dallas just days after the shootings there, and he urged his followers to "fight back."
Amazon's 'Prime Day' Sales Gimmick Is BackIt remains to be seen whether Amazon's event will be a hit or a bust. There was grumbling last year that the deals were unimpressive, that deal items ran out too fast and were only available for a limited time.