Posts Tagged ‘amzn’

With Shopify, Small Businesses Strike Back at Amazon – WSJ

May 5, 2021

https://www.wsj.com/articles/with-shopify-small-businesses-strike-back-at-amazon-11615611603

The next big thing in retail comes with Chinese characteristics | The Economist

May 4, 2021

https://www.economist.com/business/2021/01/02/the-next-big-thing-in-retail-comes-with-chinese-characteristics

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The first pillar of this new retail architecture is “social commerce”. This relies on three related technologies: live-streaming, short-form video and social-networking. The biggest live-streamer is Alibaba’s Taobao Live. In just 30 minutes of presales for Singles Day, China’s answer to Black Friday, it notched up $7.5bn-worth of sales, about as much as Amazon is thought to have sold in its “Prime Day” in October (which actually lasted 48 hours). In June Douyin set up its own shopping division, having earlier hosted many of its live-streams where the likes of Taobao teamed up with celebrity influencers to sell products. The video-app’s 600m daily users confer a valuable resource—their attention. In the autumn it made its proprietary debut on Singles Day."}}

How do I identify my different echo dots? : alexa

January 10, 2021

https://www.reddit.com/r/alexa/comments/7msl08/how_do_i_identify_my_different_echo_dots/

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I also found that I could put one of them into “Do not disturb” mode and it will light up the ring in purple.

At least of today you can ask “Alexa what is your device name?” “}}

Has a listing of everything you said to Alexa

January 10, 2021

https://www.amazon.com/alexa-privacy/apd/rvh

Message Center (AMZN, where messages from buyers appear)

November 21, 2020

https://www.amazon.com/gp/message#!/inbox

https://www.amazon.com/gp/communication-manager/inbox.html

Amazon ASIN: What is An ASIN Number?

May 11, 2020

https://www.nchannel.com/blog/amazon-asin-what-is-an-asin-number/

Bezos Hack Report Puzzles Cyberexperts – WSJ

January 25, 2020

https://www.wsj.com/articles/report-alleging-saudi-hack-of-bezos-phone-puzzles-security-experts-11579865394

There’s No Such Thing as Free Shipping – The Atlantic

January 18, 2020

https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2014/11/theres-no-such-thing-as-free-shipping/383234/

Order History Reports

January 16, 2020

Very useful but somewhat hidden $AMZN URL
https://www.amazon.com/gp/b2b/reports Lets you download your entire order history as a CSV

The learning machine – Amazon’s empire rests on its low-key approach to AI | Business | The Economist

December 21, 2019

https://www.economist.com/business/2019/04/11/amazons-empire-rests-on-its-low-key-approach-to-ai
forecasting demand!