No word on price though
Google is releasing a competitor to Amazon’s runaway speaker success the Echo later this year.
Smartspeaker dubbed Chirp
Amazon's Echo smart speaker has proved a surprise hit and now Google wants to copy it.
Kindle Oasis is available for pre-order for $289.99
While the e-paper book reader's thunder has been stolen by the tablet, e-ink is a lot easer to read and now Amazon has given its Kindle a refresh by scrapping its design and starting with something that can be used one handed.
Want some more high end market
Amazon is set to release a higher-end Kindle version with a rechargeable protective case for a better battery life.
Blaming Obama now
Fruity Cargo cult Apple has spent billions trying to build its own cloud structure and failed and rather than question its own networking competence it is blaming the government.
Alphabet, the search outfit formally known as Google, as placed part of its robotics division, up for sale.
All part of Apple's PR wars
After firing encryption from its Fire Tablets, the online bookseller, Amazon has bought it back after customers complained.
Microsoft only bright spot in tablet market
For years Microsoft held a torch for the tablet even while everyone else mocked them. When Apple turned the concept into a gimmick and everyone bought one, Microsoft was mocked for not really understanding the tablet.
Tiny profit margins
Amazon announced a pretty good quarterly result and immediately suffered from a bad case of falling shares because the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street think that its profit margins are too thin.