FLASH SALES PROPOSED TO BE BANNED ON E-COMMERCE WEBSITES AS GOVERNMENT PLANS TO TIGHTEN RULES

India proposed banning flash sales on e-commerce websites and said on Monday their affiliate entities should not be listed as sellers on their platforms, in a proposed tightening of rules that could hit Amazon and Walmart’s Flipkart. The Ministry of…

AMAZON WEB SERVICE, FERRARI ENTER AGREEMENT ON CLOUD STORAGE, MACHINE LEARNING, AI

Ferrari and Amazon Web Services (AWS) have entered an agreement to make Amazon’s cloud computing unit the luxury carmaker’s cloud storage, machine learning, and artificial intelligence provider, AWS said on Friday. The deal will help Ferrari streamline the design and testing…

CES 2022: SAMSUNG, LG ELECTRONICS CONFIRMED TO PARTICIPATE IN LAS VEGAS EVENT

Samsung and LG are going to participate in the CES 2022 offline event, which will be held in Las Vegas early next year. Two companies previously participated online this year due to COVID-19, however, they will showcase their own booths…

ONEPLUS NORD CE 5G OPEN SALE STARTS AT 12 PM (NOON) VIA AMAZON, ONEPLUS WEBSITE: PRICE, SPECIFICATIONS

OnePlus Nord CE 5G will go on open sale in India today, June 16, from 12 pm (noon). The phone was launched last week as a new budget-friendly offering with 5G connectivity. The smartphone is offered in three configurations and…

AMAZON, FLIPKART CCI ANTITRUST PROBE SAID TO BE EXPEDITED AS TECH FOCUS INTENSIFIES

India’s antitrust watchdog plans to expedite a restarted probe into allegations of anti-competitive behaviour at Amazon and Walmart’s Flipkart, as it intensifies scrutiny of big-tech firms, two people close to the matter said. The comments come as major US technology firms including Twitter and Facebook are…

ONEPLUS TV U1S SERIES BRINGS FREE ONEPLUS BAND OR ONEPLUS Z OFFER; FREE ECHO DOT VIA AMAZON 

OnePlus TV U1S series launched in India on June 10 and the company is offering a choice of either the OnePlus Band or OnePlus Buds Z for free to those who purchase the TV models. The offer is valid only…

MI WATCH REVOLVE ACTIVE TO LAUNCH IN INDIA ON JUNE 22; AMAZON LISTING REVEALS FEATURES AHEAD OF DEBUT

Mi Watch Revolve Active is set to launch in India on June 22, Xiaomi on Monday revealed through a dedicated listing on its Mi.com site. Xiaomi has teased that the Mi Watch Revolve Active — unlike the Mi Watch Revolve…

AMAZON MEGA HOME SHOPPING SALE LIVE: BEST OFFERS ON KITCHEN APPLIANCES, COOKWARE, DINING, AND MORE

Amazon’s Mega Home Shopping Sale, which started on June 10, is concluding now. The three-day sale was announced with discounts and offers on kitchen appliances, cookware and dining, furniture, toys, and more. The products have also been offered with no-cost…

AMAZON WANTS OFFICE WORKERS BACK 3 DAYS A WEEK IN SEPTEMBER

Amazon.com Inc. wants corporate employees to return to the office at least three days a week by this fall, taking a slightly more relaxed stance from its previous position of a return to an “office-centric culture.” Amazon said it expects office…

AMAZON, FLIPKART PLEAS TO QUASH ANTITRUST CASE REJECTED BY KARNATAKA HIGH COURT

An Indian court dismissed pleas on Friday by Amazon.com and Walmart’s Flipkart to quash an antitrust investigation into the business practices of the U.S. firms, dealing them a blow in their key growth market. The Competition Commission of India (CCI)…