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TD SYNNEX now offering Amazon’s Fire TV sticks, tablets and Kindles

TD SYNNEX is now supplying Amazon’s consumer products lines, including Firesticks, Fire tablets and Kindle e-readers. Ryan Thomas, business unit director – consumer electronics at TD SYNNEX, UK, said: “Amazon Hardware is a great addition to our growing line-up of popular consumer products and comes at exactly the right time. …

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Three Reasons Ecommerce Merchants Should Monitor the Battle Between Amazon and Shopify

Derek O’Carroll, CEO of Brightpearl investigates the highly competitive world of ecommerce. The behind the scenes battle going on between the two biggest ecommerce platforms in the US – Amazon and Shopify – could have significant implications for merchants. Amazon’s real customer is the end consumer – rather than the …

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Three Reasons Ecommerce Merchants Should Monitor the Battle Between Amazon and Shopify

Derek O’Carroll, CEO of Brightpearl investigates the highly competitive world of ecommerce. The behind the scenes battle going on between the two biggest ecommerce platforms in the US – Amazon and Shopify – could have significant implications for merchants. Amazon’s real customer is the end consumer – rather than the …

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Richpanel raises funding to eliminate ecommerce customer service tickets

Richpanel has raised funding to eliminate customer service tickets with an “Amazon-like” customer account section. Founded in January 2019 and headquartered in both India and the US, Richpanel was created with the purpose of helping ecommerce companies scale business without hiring more agents. The platform allows merchants to design an …

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AMD EPYC CPUs and Radeon Pro GPUs power new AWS Instance for graphics optimised wworkloads

Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS) has added new AMD-based offerings with the latest cloud instance for Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2): Amazon EC2 G4ad instances for graphics-optimised workloads. With this new instance, AMD now powers eight Amazon EC2 instance families across 20 global AWS Regions. AMD also announced that …

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Redis Labs achieves advanced technology partner status in the AWS partner network

Redis Labs has achieved Advanced Technology Partner status in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN). The company received the designation in part by demonstrating verifiable success with customers including SonyLiv, Freshworks, Vungle, Etermax, and Branch Financial deploying Redis Enterprise Cloud on AWS. Customers can choose to deploy Redis Enterprise …

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Amazon Alexa to start offering NHS health advice

The UK government has announced a new partnership with Amazon, which will enable the tech giant’s smart digital assistant Alexa to offer “reliable health information” from the NHS. The technology will help patients, especially the elderly, blind and those who cannot access the internet through traditional means, to get professional, …

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Amazon’s Prime Day predicted to bring in $6.7bn, but what about its marketplace traders?

On 15th and 16th July, Amazon will once again run its annual Prime Day sales bonanza, where shoppers will be able to pick up products at incredibly low prices. This year is predicted to set a new record, says the e-commerce delivery specialist ParcelHero, believing the members’ only sale will …

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Amazon “moving in wrong direction” with new patent for device that records everything

A new patent filed by Amazon has revealed details of a device that will have the ability to record anything said in its presence. The patent, which was uncovered by Gizmodo, is for ‘pre-wakeword speech monitoring’, with Amazon explaining the technology as: “A system for capturing and processing portions of …

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