Tag: Amazon

Mobile

Amazon expands subscription TV Channels service beyond the U.S. and into Europe

Amazon has announced that it’s expanding its subscription TV service, Amazon Channels, into the U.K. and Germany. The internet giant first opened Amazon Video to third-party video-streaming services in the U.S. back in late 2015, letting those on the company’s $99 annual Prime membership service subscribe to the likes of Starz and Showtime from within a single…

Cloud

AWS signs Java ‘father’ James Gosling

Amazon Web Services has added another computer science heavyweight to its employee roster. James Gosling, often referred to as the “Father of Java,” announced on Facebook Monday that he would be joining the cloud provider as a distinguished engineer. Gosling came up with the original design of Java and implemented its first compiler and virtual machine…

Science

Amazon works on drone traffic control software at French development center

Amazon has added France to the list of countries where the Seattle-based retailer is working on its drone delivery system, with the opening of a research and development center that will create traffic management software for drones. The opening of the Prime Air Development Center in Clichy, part of Paris’ northwest suburbs, was the subject of an announcement…

Deals

Relive Your Athletic Glory Days With Amazon's Backyard Sports Gold Box Deals

It’s officially backyard barbecue season, and you can make your outdoor space a bit more interactive with today’s lawn game Gold Box from Amazon . Inside, you’ll find a bunch of great deals on backyard sporting equipment, including a flag football set , a basketball hoop , soccer goals , and my personal favorite, a…

Deals

Amazon's Top-Selling Egg Cooker Makes Breakfast at the Touch of a Button – Just $16 Today

Cooking eggs isn’t exactly rocket science, but I’d say the ability to make soft, medium, and hard boiled eggs, plus omlettes and poached eggs at the touch of a button is worth $16. The Dash Go is Amazon’s top-selling egg cooker , and carries a truly stellar 4.5 star review average from nearly 3,000 customers,…