Amazon Kindle allows sharing book previews using messaging
Amazon Kindle allows sharing book previews using messaging

Amazon has launched an update which now let users to share previews of books and text snippets to apps like Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp or via text message.

'Elvis & Nixon' acquired as Amazon's 1st theatrical release

Amazon has acquired the distribution rights to the upcoming film 'Elvis and Nixon,' starring Michael Shannon and Kevin Spacey.

Amazon buying rights of Kevin Spacey's 'Elvis & Nixon'
Amazon buying rights of Kevin Spacey's 'Elvis & Nixon'

E-commerce company Amazon is acquiring domestic rights to Kevin Spacey-starrer "Elvis & Nixon".

Oracle expands cloud services to take on Amazon, Microsoft

Oracle on Tuesday expanded its cloud service offerings with an emphasis on PaaS (platform-as-a-service)as it launched 24 new technologies aimed at leap-frogging over rival brands like Amazon, Microsoft and IBM.

Amazon to pay authors based on pages read by readers
Amazon to pay authors based on pages read by readers

Amazon has announced that it will pay some authors based on how many pages are read of their book.

EU opens anti-trust probe into Amazon e-book business

The EU's anti-trust regulator opened a formal investigation on Thursday into Amazon`s e-book distribution, in the latest Brussels inquiry to target the US-based Internet retailer.

ISIS propaganda magazine briefly available for sale on Amazon

 English-language propaganda magazine of dreaded terror group Islamic State were briefly available for sale on the website of online retailer Amazon.

Woody Allen worried about Amazon deal
Woody Allen worried about Amazon deal

 Director Woody Allen who made his foray into the world of television by boarding a six-episode mini-series for Amazon's digital streaming service is anxious about the deal.

Amid fears of hacking, Twitch instructs users to change password
Amid fears of hacking, Twitch instructs users to change password

Amazon-owned video game streaming service Twitch has told its users to change their passwords amid fears that the site has been hacked.

Amazon Japan employee probed over child porn: Reports

Japanese authorities are investigating a worker at Amazon`s local unit over claims he was involved in the sale of child pornography, reports said Thursday, marking another police probe into the US-based web retailer.

When seven crocodile species lived together
When seven crocodile species lived together

How many species of crocodiles can co-exist in close proximity? Well, some 13 million years ago, as many as seven different species lived and hunted in the swampy waters of Peru, says a research.

Amazon teams up with FDCI for 25th India Fashion Week

L Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) has partnered with online store Amazon for the upcoming edition of India Fashion Week, which begins from March 25.

At least 20 hurt in Peru in oil-related protest

Peruvians trying to take control of an Amazon oil drilling installation clashed with police, leaving at least 20 injured and 40 arrested, local media reports said.

Barack Obama wants to regulate drone use after White House incident

US President Barack Obama urged regulation of the commercial and recreational use of un-crewed aircraft -- or drones -- a rapidly growing industry, after one of those devices crashed on the White House grounds.

Amazon lures Woody Allen to write, direct new TV series

Director Woody Allen will make his first foray onto the small screen, writing and directing an online series for Amazon.com, the latest coup by deep-pocketed cable and streaming companies in luring the biggest names in film to television.

Ecuador bus crash kills 13 in Amazon

 At least 13 people were killed and 17 injured when a bus crashed Tuesday in Ecuador`s Amazon basin region.

Only major websites promote improved password security among users: Study
Only major websites promote improved password security among users: Study

A study has revealed that major websites such as Amazon and LinkedIn could be doing much more to raise awareness about the need for better password practices among their users as compared to other sites.

Google may introduce 'buy now' button allowing users to purchase products through search result page
Google may introduce 'buy now' button allowing users to purchase products through search result page

Google is reportedly working on its " buy now" button to compete with Amazon wherein the users would be able to shop online and purchase products with a single click right through Google's own search result page.