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Recent articles by Leena:

Amazon’s Voice Assistant Alexa Can Now Whisper

Amazon is making its voice assistant more human-like. → Read More

Amazon Prime Revenue Up Nearly 50% In The Past Year

Amazon's Prime subscription service is growing fast as more shoppers want fast, free shipping and exclusive movies, TV shows and more. → Read More

Apple Could Have a Rival for Venmo Soon

Apple is also reportedly in talks with Visa to create pre-paid cards that would be linked to a user's Apple Pay account. → Read More

For PayPal, Mobile Continues To Drive Growth

PayPal's payments app Venmo had a record quarter for payments volume. → Read More

Amazon Debuts a New Echo That Takes Hands-Free Photos

A new app tells you whether your outfit looks fabulous. → Read More

Instagram Now Has 700 Million Users

Facebook-owned Instagram added 100 million monthly users in the past four months, reaching 700 million users. → Read More

Amazon Prime Now Has 80 Million Members

Over the past two years, Amazon has doubled the number of Prime members. → Read More

Two Years After Launching, Amazon Dash Shows Promise

More brands are joining Amazon's Dash and Dash Replenishment service. → Read More

Amazon Debuts a Marketplace for Digital Subscriptions

With Subscriptions, Amazon Wants To Add More Benefits For Prime Members → Read More

Amazon Might Be Planning to Use Driverless Cars for Delivery

Amazon could be eyeing driverless car technology as a way to get items to people's doors faster, according to a new report. → Read More

Google Play Music Is Getting a Boost on Samsung Devices

Samsung is incentivizing customers to use Google's service. → Read More

Google Just Added This Important Feature to Its Amazon Echo-Rival

Amazon Echo-rival Google Home will now support multiple users through voice recognition. → Read More

Shopify Takes on Square With New Credit Card Reader

The e-commerce software company is tackling offline sales. → Read More

This Startup Wants Be the OpenTable for Urgent Care

Backed by Uber investor Benchmark, Solv Health has debuted a booking site for urgent care. → Read More

Mark Zuckerberg Offers Condolences For Facebook Murder

Zuckerberg talked about the murder at Facebook's developer conference on Tuesday. → Read More

Facebook Is Making Updates to its Snapchat-Rival Facebook Messenger

Facebook Is Integrating Spotify, Apple Music, NBA Scores and More Into Messaging App Messenger. → Read More

Houzz Raising Funding at Valuation Above $5 Billion

The funding would double the valuation of the home improvement startup. → Read More

PayPal Will Be Available Through Google's Android Pay Mobile Wallet

Android Pay adds PayPal, while Apple Pay and Samsung Pay have yet to add the payments service. → Read More

Instagram Debuts a New Pinterest-Like Feature

Facebook-owned Instagram is becoming more like Pinterest with the launch of collections, a way to organize photos and videos. → Read More

Amazon May Have Expressed Interest in Buying BJ’s Wholesale Club

Amazon reportedly expressed interest in expanding its commerce ambitions by buying wholesale retailer and Costco and Sam's club-rival BJ's. → Read More