Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «amazon»

June 18, 2017 12:00 AM Amazon to buy Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

NEW YORK: Inc said on Friday it would buy Whole Foods Market Inc for $13.7 billion, in an embrace of brick-and-mortar stores that could turn the high-end grocer into a mass-market merchant and upend the already struggling U.S. retail industry. Amazon used aggressive pricing to become an e-commerce retail juggernaut and has recently been experimenting 5

June 14, 2017 11:05 AM Toshiba memory unit drama alert: SK Hynix chips into Japanese consortium bid

Korean chipper SK Hynix is joining a Japanese state fund-led consortium to bid for Toshiba's memory business, and WDC could be out. The background to this bewildering and lightning fast game of musical chairs is that Toshiba is selling its NAND chip and SSD-making unit for at least ¥2tn ($18bn) to recover from cost overruns at its bankrupt Westinghouse 2

June 12, 2017 10:30 PM What’s Inside All Assassin’s Creed Origins Special Editions?

Assassin’s Creed Origins special editions were leaked recently but details never mentioned anything related to a $800 Assassin’s Cred Origins special edition. Ubisoft’s official website has listed a special edition called “Dawn of the Creed Legendary Edition.” The content of the special edition are indeed special but are they worth $800? According to the Ubisoft 3

June 11, 2017 9:08 AM Ex-‘Top Gear’ presenter Hammond in hospital after crash

Former “Top Gear” presenter Richard Hammond was airlifted to hospital in Switzerland on Saturday following a dramatic car crash while filming for his new show, but his injuries were not serious, a spokesman said. Hammond, 47, was driving an electric sports car during filming for “The Grand Tour” when the crash happened, the spokesman for the show said. “Richard 3

June 10, 2017 9:10 AM Destiny 2 Buyer’s Guide; All Variants, Where to Buy

Destiny 2 is releasing on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC later this year. The title is available for pre-order across all platforms. Developed by Bungie, the game is a sequel to 2014’s sci-fi shooter Destiny. Moreover, Activision has announced that Destiny 2 Beta date will be revealed at E3 2017. Given that the game is scheduled to launch in September 2

June 8, 2017 1:49 AM Ikea to try selling through third party websites

STOCKHOLM: Ikea plans to test selling its products on websites other than its own, the head of brand and strategy owner Inter Ikea Group said, as the world's biggest home furnishing retailer targets more online customers. The move means Ikea's customers may soon be able to buy its flat-pack furniture and other home furnishings through the likes of Amazon 4

June 5, 2017 3:40 AM Apple Set to Expand Siri, Taking Different Route From Amazon's Alexa

Apple Inc (AAPL.O) is expected to announce plans next week to make its Siri voice assistant work with a larger variety of apps, as the technology company looks to counter the runaway success of Inc's (AMZN.O) competing Alexa service. But the Cupertino, California company is likely to stick to its tested method of focusing on a small amount 4

May 31, 2017 7:54 AM Here's your first look at HP's Cortana speaker

The image was unveiled at Microsoft's keynote at Computex 2017. HP first announced earlier this month that it would be building a Cortana speaker just days after the Harmon Kardon Invoke was shown off. At the time, the concept was very under wraps, but at today's keynote address at the Computex conference, Microsoft unveiled some artist renders of the device 2

May 30, 2017 6:14 PM Amazon Japan Also Has Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered Listing

Amazon Japan has apparently posted a Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered listing that will become available on June 20. However, oddly enough, it’s not being sold with Infinite Warfare, which came without an option to buy the games separately. Whether the listing is accurate or not remains to be seen. In the aftermath of Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare’s 5

May 30, 2017 4:19 AM Xiaomi Redmi 4 up on sale in India again today via Amazon

Xiaomi's recently-launched Redmi 4 smartphone is all set to go for second round of sale on Amazon and The sale starts at 12pm today. Xiaomi Redmi 4 was launched earlier this month at an event in New Delhi.The first sale of Redmi 4 took place on May 23 on Amazon. Redmi 4 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 octa-core processor clocked at the speed 7