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Where can Amazon legally fly its drones?

The Federal Aviation Administration’s proposed drone rules clip the wings of Amazon’s Prime Air delivery service in the United States, but the online retailer could be eyeing other countries for testing to keep… Continue reading

Amazon’s Twitch buyout may have little to do with its gaming ambitions

Amazon’s purchase of Twitch wasn’t something we were expecting. The reports, after all, had been quite definitive: Google was going to be the buyer. But on Monday, everything turned upside down. Read more… Continue reading

Amazon to buy game streaming service Twitch for $970 million

Amazon’s interest in the video game world is taking a huge step forward with Monday’s $970 million deal to buy game streaming service Twitch Interactive. The all-cash deal, which came out of the… Continue reading

Google in 10 years? Even bigger, say analysts

Google is undeniably a big deal, and analysts believe it’s only getting bigger. Ten years after it went public, the search and advertising giant has become an indispensable part of many people’s daily… Continue reading

Will Amazon be the next giant in gaming?

Just as video game publishers and console makers are getting used to the disruption Apple and Google brought to the industry, another shake-up might be looming. Amazon, which previously only sniffed around the edges of the gaming… Continue reading

Porn site sues Amazon over Fire TV

The owners of a porn website that shares the name as Amazon’s Fire TV set-top box are turning up the heat. Florida-based WREAL is suing Amazon for alleged trademark infringement, asking a U.S. District Court… Continue reading

Amazon TV shares name with online porn site

Someone looking for information on Amazon’s new Fire TV on the Web might be in for a bit of a shock. The video streaming and gaming set-top box shares a name with a porn site.… Continue reading

Can Amazon’s Fire TV compete as a gaming device?

Amazon is making its long-awaited move into the living room, and it’s bringing games along for the ride. On Tuesday, the retailer announced Amazon Fire TV, a thin, set-top box designed to go toe-to-toe… Continue reading

10 companies that let you bring your dog to work

It’s a dog-eat-dog world in most corporations. And it helps to have a best friend nearby. Bringing your pet to work is still a fairly rare perk at most companies, but there are… Continue reading

Black Friday’s best video game deals

Black Friday is no longer just a one day event. Many retailers open Thursday night, while other are already offering Black Friday deals now. And don’t even get us started on the run… Continue reading