ALEXA: AMAZON’S OPERATING SYSTEM -Ben Thompson

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Read this amazing article about Alexa (The Amazon OS)…

ALEXA: AMAZON’S OPERATING SYSTEM 

Writer:

Ben Thompson ,

the author and founder of Stratechery.

 

The fourth industrial revolution: a primer on Artificial Intelligence (AI)-David Kelnar

The last 10 years have been about building a world that is mobile-first. In the next 10 years, we will shift to a world that is AI-first.

Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google, October 2016

Read this amazing article about Artificial Intelligence:

The fourth industrial revolution: a primer on Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Writer:

David Kelnar

David Kelnar

Investment Director & Head of Research at MMC Ventures. 2x CEO/CFO. Love tech, venture capital, trends and triathlon.

Tech History

December 27, 1999

Jeff Bezos Named Person of the Year

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Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is named Person of the Year by Time Magazine.Jeff Bezos born (Jeffrey Preston Jorgensen) January 12, 1964 is an American technology entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist. He is the founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Amazon.com, which became the world’s largest online shopping retailer.The company began as an Internet merchant of books and expanded to a wide variety of products and services, most recently video streaming and audio streaming. Amazon.com is currently the world’s largest Internet sales website on the World Wide Web.

 

Tech News

Amazon completes its first drone delivery

Amazon has said it completed its first delivery by drone, in what the global online giant hopes will become a trend in automated shipments by air.

The delivery to a customer near Cambridge, England, was announced in a tweet by Amazon founder and chief executive Jeff Bezos.

“First-ever #AmazonPrimeAir customer delivery is in the books. 13 min — click to delivery,” he wrote of the December 7 order.

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A video on Amazon’s web page showed the delivery process — with a quadcopter drone delivering an Amazon Fire TV box and a bag of popcorn to a customer identified only as Richard B.