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Why Is Amazon Flailing?

Joseph Farrell | Posted 01.14.2015 | Technology
Joseph Farrell

With the disastrous release of Kindle Fire Phone and the utterly ignorable Echo, it seems Amazon has lost its way.

Amazon Prime Marches On, as Fire Phone Stumbles

Michael R. Levin | Posted 12.29.2014 | Technology
Michael R. Levin

Prime Membership Steady at 29 Million US Members CIRP Can't Find Phone Owners Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) today released analysis ...

Amazon's Jeff Bezos Is Still The World's Best CEO By One Measure

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 10.25.2014 | Business

Jeff Bezos had a bad week. Calls to rein in the ambitious Amazon chief executive grew loud on Thursday after the e-commerce giant reported its bigg...

Timothy Stenovec

Amazon Admits It Whiffed On Fire Phone Pricing | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 09.17.2014 | Technology

Amazon planned to cut the price of its much ballyhooed smartphone at some point, but the retail giant moved faster than anticipated, an Amazon executi...

Amazon Just Slashed The Price Of Its Phone To 99 Cents

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 09.08.2014 | Technology

Amazon has given up on trying to get you to pay $199 for the Fire Phone with a contract. Now the retail giant has brought the price down -- way down. ...

Nobody Is Buying Amazon's Fire Phone

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 08.28.2014 | Technology

Amazon's Fire Phone does not appear to be on fire. According to an estimate by Charles Arthur, technology editor at The Guardian, the world's large...

Amazon's New Phone 'Traps' You

CNBC | Michelle Fox | Posted 08.15.2014 | Technology

CNBC The new Amazon Fire smartphone doesn't measure up against its competitors and "traps" its users in the Amazon ecosystem, according to a new re...

Timothy Stenovec

I Tried Amazon's Fire Phone -- Here's Why I Won't Buy It | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 07.23.2014 | Technology

I've been using the Fire Phone, the long-anticipated smartphone from Amazon, for the last few days. It's a fine phone ... The 4.7-inch screen is s...

Amazon Fire Phone: Caveat Emptor

Stewart Wolpin | Posted 09.02.2014 | Technology
Stewart Wolpin

You can now pre-order Amazon's new Fire Phone at the online retailer's website. Except I wouldn't. Not yet, anyway.

Amazon Fire Phone

Shelly Palmer | Posted 08.25.2014 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

Amazon finally unveiled its long-awaited smartphone, the Fire Phone. #epicfail #at&texclusiveareyoukidding #tooheavyandawkward #toolate #seenitbefore #wherearetheapps #shouldhavecalledzuckandaskedfirst #jeffwhatwereyouthinking

PODCAST: Is The Amazon Fire Phone A Flop?

The Huffington Post | Katelyn Bogucki | Posted 08.24.2014 | Huffpost Code

Each week, the HuffPost Code team meets to discuss the latest tech news and interview special guests for the Floating Points Podcast. Season 2:...

Amazon's Master Of Commerce Move Into The Phone Game

Alistair Goodman | Posted 08.24.2014 | Technology
Alistair Goodman

Mobile is so 2010. So why would Amazon throw its hat into the game of phones? That's the thing -- it didn't. The company is headed into battle in two other markets full of potential: real-world commerce and digital advertising.

Timothy Stenovec

What Amazon Doesn't Want You To Know | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 06.24.2014 | Technology

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos sure doesn't like to get specific with numbers. Apart from the phrase "Fire Phone" itself, the phrase "tens of mi...

Amazon Phone's Hidden Feature: It Makes Phone Calls

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 06.20.2014 | Technology

At the unveiling of Amazon's new smartphone on Wednesday, founder and CEO Jeff Bezos touted the many innovations he claimed the phone delivers: Its ab...

T-Mobile CEO John Legere: AT&T And Verizon Are 'Raping You'

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 06.20.2014 | Business

T-Mobile’s foulmouthed chief executive may finally want to bite his tongue. During an expletive-laced presentation at a company event on Wednesda...

Timothy Stenovec

What It's Like To Use Amazon's New Phone | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 06.19.2014 | Technology

SEATTLE -- The man from Amazon held the phone a few feet in front of a box of raisin bran, like he was going to take a picture of it. Immediately, sil...

Timothy Stenovec

Amazon's Smartphone Is Just Too Expensive | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 06.19.2014 | Technology

SEATTLE -- Amazon's new smartphone features some cool new technology, but probably the most surprising thing about the device is its high price. Je...

Timothy Stenovec

Amazon Announces A 3D Phone Called 'Fire Phone' | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 06.19.2014 | Technology

SEATTLE -- Amazon is officially in the smartphone business. Confirming months of rumors, the world's largest online retailer unveiled on Wednesday...