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Amazon: Echo Dot top-selling product over holidays

Amazon: Echo Dot top-selling product over holidays

Items shipped with free one-day or same-day shipping - two perks of a Prime membership - doubled this year, according to Amazon. But research from SmarterHQ demonstrates that it's also sticking Amazon with free two-day shipping on millions of items with no minimum order.

A Google spokesperson made a statement regarding its battle with Amazon stating that since Amazon doesn't carry Google products like Chromecast and Google Home, nor does it make Prime Video available for GoogleCast users, Google is no longer supporting YouTube on Echo Show and FireTV, 'given this lack of reciprocity'.

Jeff Bezos proved to be his own best Santa, as Amazon's own gadgets were best-sellers on his online store over the holidays.

Amazon's record-breaking holiday season signals mounting trouble for brick-and-mortar retailers already struggling in the face of the e-commerce giant. Compared to last year's holiday season, Amazon sold "millions more" Amazon devices during this year's holiday season.

Meanwhile, Amazon's newer Alexa-enabled devices, the Echo Spot, Echo Dot and Echo Buttons sold out this holiday season. The hockey puck look alike snagged more sales than any other product made by any manufacturer during the holiday shopping period. The Echo Dot, Fire TV Stick, and TP-Link Smart Plug Mini were the most ordered items via voice.

Texas Jobless Rate for November at Record Low of 3.8 Percent
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Selena Gomez's Mom Hospitalized Over Her Daughter's Reunion With Justin Bieber
Is Selena Gomez in an all out feud with her momma??? #family13 made me smile and feel loved when so needed and they didn't know'. They also spoke about Gomez and Bieber's couples therapy sessions , which reportedly resulted in Teefy flipping out completely.

CDC given list of banned words, including "fetus" and "diversity"
Other CDC officials confirmed the existence of a list of banned words to the Post . The instructions even included alternative phrases in some instances.

Kindle tablets celebrated its tenth holiday shopping season. In the USA, the company used more than 6,000 trailers and 32 Amazon Air planes to deliver orders.

The most requested song from Alexa during the holidays was "Jingle Bells".

The East Coast was more in the holiday spirit this season, asking Alexa to play holiday music 2.5x as many times as the West Coast.

AR View was used the most on Cyber Monday.

The recipe for chocolate chip cookies was the most requested recipe this holiday season.

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