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Why Amazon is Dominating Google Shopping

Amazon is beating Google Shopping. Why? Because Google Shopping stopped being Google. Google Shopping used to be a search engine for products. Back in the golden days, who sold the product or from what website didn't matter...
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The Alexa-Powered Smart Home is on the Way

Amazon, via its offshoot Alexa Fund, has invested in a home construction startup to build custom smart homes. This is another move in Amazon’s gameplan to reign over the smart home market. In the 1999...
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Why Bernie’s BEZOS Act Might be the Wrong Step in the Right Direction

Senator Bernie Sanders wants large companies to pay a tax for every employee with a low wage. Could such a policy backfire in any way, especially regarding employees themselves? Amazon founder and CEO, Jeffrey P....
Amazon Plans to Launch Thousands of Cashierless Stores by 2021

Amazon Plans to Launch Thousands of Cashierless Stores by 2021

Amazon is reportedly planning to open as many as 3,000 cashierless stores across the United States in the next two years. According to reports, Amazon is now considering the possibility of launching around 3,000 cashierless stores...
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Amazon Advertising Departments are Getting a Complete Overhaul

Amazon is bringing together all its ad products under one brand: Amazon Advertising. Following Google's move earlier this year which saw the search engine giant dropping many of its advertising brands, Amazon has retired three...
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Walmart Considering Introducing VR Shopping to Their Stores

If recently-published patent filings are any indication, Walmart is currently developing VR shopping solutions. Walmart has been actively seeking new online solutions to drive more sales, in its attempts to counter-attack Amazon that has digitally...
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Amazon Creates Accent Translator to aid AI Language Development

Unlike Google that seeks to develop human-like robotic translation, Amazon is focusing on accents, and it has a patented technology for that.   Evolution shows that social mimicry is a major component of our survival mechanism, pushing...
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Alexa-based Board Games are Taking Sitting Rooms by Storm

Today, board games are more popular than ever. Now, board games are gaining a new dimension with the introduction of Amazon's Alexa.  If you're into board games, you might still be geeking over Gloomhaven. It's...
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Grocery Robots on the Rise With Kroger and Nuro

The grocery company known as Kroger will soon use the Nuro driverless delivery method for its last mile delivery. Amazon proudly announced that it now offers Whole Foods delivery in select cities recently. But the e-commerce colossus...
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With Grocery Delivery in the bag, Amazon Buys PillPack Delivery

Amazon acquired Whole Foods back in August of 2017. Recently, the company rolled out Whole-Foods grocery delivery to select locations. Now, Bezos's e-Commerce megaforce takes aim at pharmacies with its acquisition of PillPack. You can...