Amazon Prime

Amazon tries to one-up Black Friday with ‘Prime Day’

The hashtag #PrimeDayFail saw plenty of action on Twitter on Wednesday, but for Amazon its day of deals appears to have been a big success, so much so, in fact, that it's going to become an annual event.
Buying Guides

Save a load of cash with our one-click guide to the best Amazon Prime Day deals

Good deals are easy to come by, but finding great deals is a different story. Here are our favorite deals highlighting Amazon Prime Day, from cameras to high-res audio players.

Amazon’s new Prime Day celebration promises ‘more deals than Black Friday’ 1:52

Amazon's celebrating its 20th birthday with a special day of sales that promises "more deals than Black Friday." In truth, it looks like a shrewd move to boost its Prime membership numbers, though existing members may well find an…

Amazon’s Prime Now heads out of the U.S., offering one-hour deliveries in London

After launching its Prime Now one-hour delivery service in December 2014, Amazon has slowly but steadily increasing the cities in which the service is available. Now Prime Now has expanded out of the U.S., bringing one-hour deliveries to…
Movies & TV

Amazon grabs the rights to Kevin Spacey’s new movie Elvis & Nixon

The video streaming giant has acquired Elvis & Nixon, which delves into the historic 1970 meeting between King and the former president. Amazon will release the film exclusively in theaters before it's made available online.
Home Theater

Amazon beats Netflix to the punch: HDR streaming now available to Prime members

The latest big thing in video may not be 4K UHD resolution, but High Dynamic Range (HDR) which offers more realistic color, and better contrast. Now Amazon has become the first service to stream HDR content with its original series Mozart…

Put on your brown shorts: Amazon wants to enlist you to to deliver packages

Amazon is always looking for ways to get packages to customers faster, and in its efforts to do so, it seems that the company may be looking into a service to allow normal people to deliver packages.

Amazon makes Prime even better, offers same-day delivery for free in certain areas

Amazon has added yet another benefit for members of its $99 per year Prime service: same-day delivery is now free for Prime members in 14 metro areas across the U.S for orders of $35 or more.

Sold! eBay testing customer loyalty program similar to Amazon Prime

Amazon Prime has been very successful for Amazon, so it's no surprise that eBay is testing a similar loyalty program of its own. Dubbed eBay+, the service is set to launch in Germany later this year.

Amazon now delivers local grub in Manhattan via its Prime Now service

Amazon Prime members can now order baked goods, prepared meals, and groceries from a few local establishments through Prime Now. For now the new local deliveries are only available in Manhattan, but will expand to other Prime Now cities…

Walmart preps $50-a-year shipping service to take on Amazon Prime

Possibly ideal for anyone that regularly shops on, the retail giant will be launching a competing service to Amazon Prime later this year that will provide three day shipping on most orders.
Movies & TV

Tired of automatic renewals? Here’s how to end your Amazon Prime subscription

It's easy to cancel your Amazon Prime membership, and possibly get a partial or full refund on the cost, depending on how much you've used it. Check out our quick-hit guide for doing so.