Amazon acquires, Siri-like functionality closer to release?

Amazon buys domain names on a regular basis, so it's no surprise to see the company acquiring the domain name The name recently expired and Amazon's legal department scooped it up.  While it may be nothing more than a defensive move, it may also signal that Amazon could be closer … [Read more...]

Why did Amazon buy, is a pre-release buzz site on the way?

There's no question that Amazon owns a lot of domain names.  This past week the company purchased several hundred new names, including a group of more than 500 names, after announcing the Kindle Fire and Amazon Silk. While large quantity purchases are usually part of a company's intellectual … [Read more...]