Apple is working on a competing product to Amazon’s Echo smart speaker, and sources familiar with the iPhone maker’s plans are saying that the device come with built in technology that can scan and recognize the user’s face. With this capability, Apple’s smart speaker would be able to see who is in the room, and play that person’s preferred music, and even set the lighting according to mood.
Sprint has announced that it will give subscribers of its 40 gigabyte shared data plan a whole year’s subscription to Amazon Prime absolutely free of charge (a 12 month subscription is normally priced at $99). Some may remember that back in March early this year, the fourth biggest wireless carrier in America had offered its customers access to Amazon Prime for just $10.99.
Planning to purchase Nextbit’s Robin smartphone? You may be delighted to know that at Amazon, the device is being offered at only $299, but for a limited time only. Indeed, the ecommerce giant is listing the handset at a generously discounted price from May 4th until May 10th of this year.
Late last year, Apple had quietly inked a deal with rival Google in order to use Google Cloud Platform. Since that deal was struck, it appears that the iPhone maker is minimizing its reliance on Amazon Web Services (AWS), as reported by CRN. Every year, Apple spends approximately a billion dollars on AWS in powering its iCloud, iTunes, and other cloud related services.
The Xperia Z5 and Xperia Z5 Compact smartphones have been made available by Sony in European regions and other markets for a number of months now. However, the Japanese tech giant has not launched these two flagship devices yet in the United States.
It is less than five days to Christmas day, and for those have not yet found a nifty gadget to give to their loved one (or to keep for themselves), they might be delighted to know that Google’s Nexus 6 (built in collaboration with Motorola) is now being offered by Amazon for as low as $
Now that the holiday season is fully underway, it is no surprise that various wireless carriers are introducing specials offers here and there designed to attract new subscribers. Sprint is certainly no exception to this, but this time around, the wireless carrier has decided to to launch a week long holiday deal for its current customers.
Amazon wants to take the fight to Apple, at least with regards to tablet devices. For instance, when Amazon introduced its new Fire HD tablet in the city of San Francisco in California this week, its devices chief David Limp held its newest tablet in one hand and Apple’s iPad Air in the other. The screen of the iPad Air was visibly shattered, while the Fire HD only had some battered corners.
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