Google Maps, Amazon, eBay removes support for Apple Watch

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 11:10

San Francisco, May 2, Major apps including Google Maps, Amazon, eBay appear to have ditched their Apple Watch apps and have quietly removed support for watchOS in updates submitted to the App Store.


Australian retailers to 'wage war' against Amazon

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 10:28

Canberra, April 24, Australian retailers are preparing for the invasion of US giant Amazon, and have vowed to take the fight up to the online-based store when it comes to local shores.


Amazon to soon refund $70 mn of in-app purchases

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 11:38

New York, April 5, Amazon has decided to refund up to $70 million to its users, a move that comes a year after the company was found guilty of illegally billing users for unauthorised in-app purchases.


Amazon replaces Twitter to live stream NFL

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 10:28

New York, April 5, Twitter will not stream the NFL's Thursday Night Football games this year, instead Amazon will. The Jeff Bezos company won the rights paying $50 million for the deal, a media report said on Wednesday.


Three held for looting Amazon consignment

Sun, 02/26/2017 - 17:22

New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Three men have been arrested for looting goods worth Rs 18 lakh of online shopping portal Amazon in suburban Gurugram, a senior police officer said on Sunday.


Amazon announces 100,000 new jobs in US

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 05:52

Washington, Jan 13 (IANS) US-based e-commerce and cloud computing company Amazon has plans to create more than 100,000 new jobs in the US over the next 18 months, a media report said.


Amazon to be No. 2 in Indian e-commerce market by 2019

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 16:00

New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Amazon is improving its foothold in India and the American e-commerce giant could be the second biggest player after Flipkart in the online retail market by 2019, says a new Bank of America Merrill Lynch report.


Amazon will invest another $3 bn in India: Jeff Bezos

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 11:44

Washington, June 8 (IANS) The US-based global e-commerce major had pledged another $3 billion investment in India as it bets big on the $14 billion e-retail space in the country that's projected to grow to $55 billion by 2018.