Tag: Amazon

The large investment of The Grand Tour has paid off for Amazon

Amazon’s big investment in the old Top Gear trio was a big gamble, but this has paid off for the retail giant, in big way. While the viewing figures may not be as big as Top Gear once was, it has certainly been popular. With the first series now over, the viewing figures have been revealed. The Grand Tour had 2.3m UK viewers in December, whereas for the last series of […]

Amazon and Fiat team up to allow cars to be bought online

For a long time, the internet has made finding out about cars very easy and also back in August, Amazon launched ‘Amazon Vehicles’ – an online community to learn more about cars. Now Fiat and Amazon have teamed together to sell the Fiat 500 online, offering discounts of up to 33 percent on the value of the car at retail, however you will need to visit your dealer to finalise […]

Amazon Echo speaker now out in the UK and Germany

Amazon’s smart speaker – the Amazon Exco has been on sale in the US for around two years now and just today at and event Amazon hosted today, Amazon revealed that the Echo and Echo Dot will be on sale in the UK and Germany now, with pre-orders starting today and shipping for 28th September. The Echo is powered by the Alexa assistant which also features in the Amazon TV. […]

Amazon’s quick order Dash buttons are now out in the UK

This week – Amazon has finally launched it’s Dash buttons here in the UK, the online retailer has been targeting the UK supermarket space for a while with it’s various outlets such as Prime Now which  offers same or next day delivery in major cities. Amazon Fresh is practically targeting the supermarkets offering fresh vegetables and fruit for delivery. The new Dash buttons, which have been out in the US […]

Amazon Car show has a name, will be called “The Grand Tour”

It’s been just under a year now since the former Top Gear hosts left our screens on the BBC. But now after a long time deciding what name the boys would use for their new show on Amazon Prime they have finally released what it will be called earlier today. Clarkson Hammond and May have decided on calling it ‘The Grand Tour” and Clarkson said: “Thing is, we’ll be travelling the world hosting […]

Amazon’s food delivery service set to launch in the UK this month

Beware UK supermarkets, Amazon is set to launch it’s own food delivery service called Amazon Fresh, a service which is already well received and used in the UK. Currently the online shopping company only has one way of delivering food to customers via Amazon Pantry and as the name suggests this isn’t fresh vegetables or other food that you would expect to get from a supermarket, it’s only items that […]

Amazon Prime Music is now available on Sonos systems

It’s no doubt that Sonos is leading the home music system space by storm and it seems to be adding more and more music streaming services all the time, just earlier this year in February Apple Music was opened up to the wireless speaker platform and now following a short beta of six months, Sonos has added support for Amazon Prime Music in Europe. Amazon Prime Music on Prime is available […]

Amazon unveils two new Echo speakers

The Amazon Echo is still only available in the US, but the device certainly does a lot. Released last year it was an interesting development for the company as it is a bluetooth speaker as well as a voice controlled smart assistant but the main point of a bluetooth speaker is that it should be able to be taken places such as in the garden and the beach but the […]

Deal: Amazon Fire Stick with Voice Remote now £39.99

The new Amazon Fire TV Stick has all you need for living room entertainment, with access to BBC iPlayer, Netflix and Amazon Prime Video as well as countless Android games to play. Just for today Amazon are cutting 11% off the price of the TV Stick from £44.99 to £39.99. There are two different options available, one with a standard remote for £34.99 and one with the Voice Remote for £44.99, […]