August 28, 2015

The flop of Amazon’s Fire smartphone device last year continues to have repercussions.

November 7, 2014

Amazon has quietly launched another hardware device, a  voice-recognition device called Echo that doubles as a high-tech music speaker.

June 23, 2014

I don’t mean for this column to become a running commentary on the latest goings-on at, but there’s no escaping the fact that after two decades, the e-commerce pioneer remains at the forefront of digital commerce innovation.

June 18, 2014

The new Amazon Fire smartphone, introduced at an invitation-only press conference on June 18, includes features specifically designed to encourage shopping on

June 12, 2014 has debuted a new feature for members of its Prime paid benefits program called Prime Music.

August 28, 2013 has introduced the Mobile Associates API for Kindle Fire and other Android devices, enabling developers to sell physical and digital items from within their apps and games.

July 26, 2013 increased net sales an impressive 22% during the second quarter of fiscal 2013. But the Internet retailing giant reported a net loss of $7 million due to operating expenses and investments in warehouses, digital content and other areas, compared with net income of $7 million in the year-ago period.