Jeff Bezos becomes World’s Second Richest Person

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has become the world’s second richest person as his online retailing venture has gained tremendously in stock market valuation in the recent months.

Amazon announces future plans for loss making Quidsi unit

Online retailer Amazon has announced massive layoffs and other spending cuts at Quidsi, the parent company of and other online ventures.

Amazon unveils new AWS Glue service to remove drudge work from data analysis

At its AWS re:Invent cloud conference in Las Vegas, Amazon unveiled a new service called 'AWS Glue' to help AWS (Amazon Web Services) customers with their data analysis workload.

CIRP: Amazon has sold 5.1 million Echo units in US thus far

According to a recently released Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) report, the sales of online retail giant Amazon’s Echo smart speakers – launched two years back – in the US has surpa

Alexa can now be told to order tens of millions of products on Amazon

According to a VentureBeat report, Amazon’s virtual assistant Alexa can now be told -- via the Amazon Echo, Echo Dot, Amazon Tap, or Amazon Fire TV -- to order tens of millions of products on Amazon.