Who gets the top crown of global ecommerce king – American Amazon, or Chinese Alibaba? Here we look at some of the key things that separate these platforms from each other; and what that means for sellers, shoppers, and investors. Let the ecommerce games begin… (Need to brush up on your Alibaba knowledge first? Check out these Alibaba infographics for an instant refresher).
Whether or not you’re a regular Amazon shopper, there are a ton of tips and tricks that you can use to make your shopping experience much more convenient. Many of them can save you quite a bit of money too!
Introducing Amazon Echo
Amazon Echo comes with a cylindrical shape that includes a personal voice assistant known as Alexa. It stays on and stays connected to the Wi-Fi which allows the device to be placed anywhere in the house and at the same time has the access to the cloud services. With the help of Bluetooth, you can easily stream and listen to your favourite tracks of your mobile. Read more…
Do you know that other than Amazon Kindle store, there are many websites provide free ebooks for you to download and read on your Kindle e-book reader? Although some of the ebooks are in ePUB format, you can convert them to what is called the Kindle or .mobi formats using conversion software such as Calibre. So this is not a big issue. Below is the list of top websites that provide Kindle eBooks for free download. Most of the ebooks from these websites already formatted for the Kindle.
Amazon has recently launched its cloud storage service allowing you to store your music, videos, photos, and documents on Amazon’s secure servers. All you need is a web browser to upload, download, and access your files from any computer. (Get more details about using Cloud Drive) The online storage service comes with 5 GB of free storage for you to store any files and access them through your Amazon account while at home, at work or on the go. You will never worry about losing any important files if your computer crashes, or is lost or stolen.