All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘amazon’

Amazon Web Services Buys Elemental Technologies

Amazon Web Services Buys Elemental Technologies

Amazon (Amazon Web Services specifically) announced on Thursday that it has agreed to acquire Elemental Technologies, Portland-based company that makes software-based solutions for video content delivery. “Elemental has pioneered a number of software-based solutions for multiscreen content delivery and powers many of the world’s most innovative app-delivered video offerings and new services like 4K TV,” says AWS’ Jeff Barr. “Elemental …

Read More

Amazon Dash Buttons Are Basically Free Now

  Amazon’s Dash buttons, which let you push-to-buy a variety of household products, are clearly not a joke at this point. Amazon rolled them out to Prime customers about a month ago, at the price of $4.99 a piece. Now, probably realizing that it seems a bit silly to make people spend money for the privilege of spending money, Amazon …

Read More