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Amazon opens up Alexa's voice technology to devs

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 20 April 2017

It appears as if Alexa, or similar voice controlled assistants, could be ported to other devices and products in future. FULL STORY >

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The best (and worst) of April Fools' Day 2017

By Staff Writer 3 April 2017

Often a hit and miss affair, this year's April Fools' had a few noteworthy pranks. FULL STORY >

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Amazon makes it free for developers to build and host most Alexa skills using AWS

By Press Release 27 March 2017

In contribution to overcoming this skills gap, Amazon recently announced a new program that will make it free for tens of thousands of Alexa developers to build and host most Alexa skills using Amazon Web Services... FULL STORY >

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AWS announces Amazon Chime

By Press Release 14 February 2017

New unified communications service delivers frustration-free meetings with exceptional video and audio quality. Brooks Brothers, Level 3, and Vonage among the early users and partners. FULL STORY >

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Amazon's new Grand Tour series is the most pirated show in history

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 12 December 2016

The former Top Gear presenters new series is the most pirated in history, with Amazon reportedly losing an estimated £3.2 million from the first episode alone. FULL STORY >

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Eseye achieves AWS IoT competency status

By Press Release 30 November 2016

Among the first to receive this designation for delivering effective solutions and providing deep expertise in IoT. FULL STORY >

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Google, Facebook and three others have joined forces for AI partnership

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 29 September 2016

A collaborative effort between Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Amazon and IBM, the Partnership on Artificial Intelligence to Benefit People and Society, will focus on AI best practices and standards. FULL STORY >

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The Grand Tour with Clarkson and co. will debut on Amazon Prime on 18 November

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 16 September 2016

It appears as if the wait to see Clarkson, Hammond and May on our screens once again will take another two months, as Amazon confirms an 18 November debut for The Grand Tour. FULL STORY >

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Salesforce selects AWS as preferred Public Cloud infrastructure provider

By Press Release 26 May 2016

Salesforce to expand use of AWS to core services for planned international infrastructure expansion. FULL STORY >

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SAP business-critical applications gaining momentum on AWS

By Staff Writer 17 May 2016

Amazon Web Services shares stories from some of its most significant customers on how the use of SAP applications on the AWS platform has improved their overall business' agility, scalability, security and cost reduction. FULL STORY >

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How mobile payments have revolutionised business

By Staff Writer 4 May 2016

As mobile payments continue to rise with an estimated 447.9 million users worldwide, Sage Pay's MD Charles Pittaway unpacks the advantages that mobile payments hold. FULL STORY >

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Former Top Gear hosts brainstorm name for new Amazon series

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 11 April 2016

After parting ways with the BBC, Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond are working hard on their new Amazon show. This latest video, however, is evidence to the contrary. FULL STORY >

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IoT promises perfect storm of change

By Staff Writer 14 March 2016

Michael Needham, senior manager for Solutions Architecture at Amazon Web Services, weighs in of the Internet of Things and the disruption it will bring. FULL STORY >

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Amazon uses Jeremy Clarkson to unveil its latest Prime Air delivery drone

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 30 November 2015

No longer with BBC's Top Gear, Jeremy Clarkson has been roped in by Amazon to do a few commercials and announcements. The latest is the company's new Prime Air delivery drone. FULL STORY >

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Amazon Prime reportedly integrating access to other video services in near future

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 26 November 2015

While Amazon still wants its Prime Video to be the go-to streaming service, the company is also in talks to bring access to other services on its platform. FULL STORY >

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