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Piracy Law – Are You at Risk of a 10 Year Prison Sentence?

Piracy law changes mean that breaking it could land you wish a 10-year prison sentence. So we reveal, are you really at risk? Let’s be honest here… Most of us ...

May 6, 2017 at 4:20 pm by
Amazon Ending "Underground Actually Free" App Program for Android

Amazon Ending “Underground Actually Free” Program for Android

It has only been almost two years since its launch but Amazon will be shutting down their Underground Actually Free program soon. The program was initiated as a way to bring ...

April 30, 2017 at 10:48 pm by
Amazon Upgrading Alexa to Have More 'Human-Like' Speech

Amazon Upgrading Alexa to Have More ‘Human-Like’ Speech

Alexa, Amazon’s intelligent personal assistant is getting a speech upgrade according to a recent developer blog post so that she may be able to sound more ...

April 28, 2017 at 6:10 pm by
Amazon Debuts Echo Look "Style Assistant" Device

Amazon Debuts Echo Look “Style Assistant” Device

The month of April is almost over but tech news that sounds a lot like April Fools’ day leftovers are still pouring in; The Amazon Echo Look in particular is one such ...

April 27, 2017 at 11:00 pm by
Spotify Music Streaming Service Looking to Create Their Own Hardware

Spotify Music Streaming Service Looking to Create Their Own Hardware

Following popular social media sharing website Snapchat’s lead with the release of their own Spectacles hardware tied to their own platform, it appears that streaming ...

April 25, 2017 at 1:43 am by

Samsung and Amazon Unveil New HDR Standard

Samsung and Amazon have teamed up to develop an improved high dynamic range (HDR) standard that it hopes will rival Dolby Vision (and, of course, help the pair from paying ...

April 20, 2017 at 7:00 pm by

Netflix Originals Coming to Cinemas?

The creation of original content by online streaming platforms – spearheaded by the likes of Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu – has, for the most part, evolved independently of ...

April 18, 2017 at 6:00 pm by

Linksys Announces Max Stream EA8300 Tri-Band MU-MIMO Router

Linksys just announced its new 802.11ac Tri-Band MU-MIMO Router, the Linksys Max Stream EA8300. MU-MIMO technology can allow for up to double the performance of a dual-band ...

April 6, 2017 at 1:00 pm by

Amazon Scores Next NFL Thursday Night Football Season

Amazon scored a big deal for their Prime video streaming service as they are the ones to host Thursday Night Football this coming season. The deal was secured for Amazon Prime ...

April 5, 2017 at 9:01 pm by
Amazon to Refund $70M in Unauthorized App Purchases Made by Kids

Amazon to Refund $70M in Unauthorized App Purchases Made by Kids

Amazon has finally agreed to reimburse parents of children who made unauthorized app purchases from their store that occurred within the period of November 2011 through May ...

April 5, 2017 at 8:03 pm by

Apple, Amazon, and Google Seek to Buy Toshiba’s NAND Unit

At the end of last month, Toshiba’s shareholders voted to sell off the company’s NAND flash memory unit in order to cover nearly $9 billion in losses, and it has now ...

April 2, 2017 at 9:00 pm by
Amazon Exploring the Idea of Using VR and AR for Virtual Home Furniture Shopping

Amazon Exploring the Idea of Using VR and AR for Virtual Home Furniture Shopping

Online retail giant Amazon has been exploring several ways of expanding its retail empire, including flying warehouses, drone delivery, and state-of-the-art grocery stores, ...

March 27, 2017 at 10:51 pm by
Amazon Prime TV Adds Sci-Fi Drama 'Oasis' to Its Pilot Line-up

Amazon Prime TV Adds Sci-Fi Drama ‘Oasis’ to Its Pilot Line-up

It is pilot season on Amazon Prime as a new batch of TV series (three of which are comedy and two are drama) are up for voting to see which one will make it to a full series ...

March 20, 2017 at 5:30 pm by
Nintendo Switch to Have NetFlix and Hulu Services

Nintendo Switch to Have NetFlix and Hulu Services

Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime has confirmed that the company has not completely ruled out the notion of running streaming media services such NetFlix, Hulu ...

March 8, 2017 at 8:05 pm by

Play Interactive RuneScape Audio Adventures with Amazon Alexa

Developer Jagex is set to release a number of interactive audio adventures, based in the world of its popular MMO RuneScape, that are playable via Amazon’s virtual voice ...

March 6, 2017 at 1:30 am by

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