• Retail Wars: Amazon vs Walmart
    Articles,  Blog

    Retail Wars: Amazon vs Walmart

    Amazon is preparing for a showdown with an unlikely foe Walmart this is a war that has been quietly building for some time and now making a lot of noise amazon is the king of e-commerce with 40% of online market shares supported by their prime service which provides value delivery merchandise and cloud services all for a low annual membership fee recently Amazon has been making a series of moves to also dominate logistics a territory dominated by super chain Walmart, Amazon is aggressively moving in this direction with the 13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods and by building more of their already 215 nationwide US fulfillment centers Walmart…

  • Articles

    Best Amazon Prime Day 2019 Deals (Top 50 – Updated Hourly!)

    – I have the 10 best overall deals and the best deals of Amazon Prime Day 2019. (upbeat instrumental music) What are the top 10 deals, what are the best deals of Amazon Prime Day 2019? Why do I keep doing this with my hands? I get excited, I have no life, it does not matter, I am the Deal Guy Matt Granite, if you expand the video description box right under me I’m going to bring you links to the, I’m doing it again, I need to just sit behind my hands, anyhow the best deals of Amazon Prime Day. If you’ve never seen me before, usually I’m a…

  • Articles

    I Tried Blocking Amazon From My Life | Blocking Tech Giants: Week 1

    – [Kid yelling] – Where is the Echo? – That’s my doughter Alef. She is not happy, that I disconnected out Alexa. Or that she couldn’t watch the only three movies she loves in the whole wide world. Coco, Monsters Inc. and the Incredibles. All of which we watch either through Netflix or videos purchased via Amazon. – Coco, Coco, Coco. – So why did I purview this misery? Because I decided to block the five tech giants from my life. One week at a time. Of course, that explanation means nothing to my one year old. The Big Five. Blocking The Tech Giants. Apple, Google, Facebook, Amazon and Microsoft…

  • Articles

    Why Amazon is Worth $1 Trillion

    This video is sponsored by Brilliant. The first 200 to use the link in the description get 20% off their annual premium subscription. On September 4th, 2018, Amazon became a 1 trillion dollar company. That’s twice what it was a year ago, and only a month after Apple first broke the record. Now, if your name rhymes with Real deGrasse Bison, you might point out that 1 trillion is a pretty arbitrary milestone, that new years is fake, leap day is a lie, and the phrase “time flies” is scientifically inaccurate. But it’s still a good excuse to stop and ask, Why? Why is Amazon valued higher than Walmart, Samsung,…

  • You Were Never Really Here – Official Trailer | Amazon Studios
    Articles,  Blog

    You Were Never Really Here – Official Trailer | Amazon Studios

    Close your eyes. Joe! I’m gonna ask you some questions. How many are there? One guy inside the front door, second guy on the top floor. After the tone, please leave a message. It’s done. A man called. He wants to see you, right away. State Senator Albert Votto, his teenage daughter is missing. What’s the lead? We got an anonymous text, with an address. I’ve heard of these places. They said you were brutal. I can be. I want you to hurt them. Get up, you hear me? My name is Joe. It’s okay, come on. Close your eyes. Where are we going? Taking you to your dad. We…

  • Articles

    Amazon workers plan strike during Prime sales event

    >>THAT’S WHY I MEAN BENEFITING THE HAVES. JON: RIGHT, ABSOLUTELY. MARIA: BETTER WORKING CONDITIONS, THEY ARE GOING TO STRIKE FOR 6 HOURS DURING TECH-GIANT’S PRIME SALE EVENT, AMAZON RESPONDING THIS MORNING, SAYS THIS, WE ENCOURAGE ANYONE TO COMPARE OUR PAID BENEFITS AND WORK PLACE TO OTHER RETAILERS AND MAJOR EMPLOYERS IN THE COMMUNITY AND ACROSS THE COUNTRY AND SEE FOR THEMSELVES BY TAKING TOUR OF THE FACILITY. YOUR REACTION TO THIS, LOOK, JUST THE OTHER DAY ALEXANDRIA OCASIO-CORTEZ, WHAT DID SHE SAY, AMAZON PAYS STARVATION WAGES. [LAUGHTER] DAGEN: I WILL SAY THIS, AMAZON IS NOW THE GREAT WHITE WHALE, USED TO BE WAL-MART BUT NOW IT’S AMAZON IN TERMS OF…

  • Phoebe Waller-Bridge Inks Huge Deal With Amazon Studios | THR News
    Articles,  Blog

    Phoebe Waller-Bridge Inks Huge Deal With Amazon Studios | THR News

    ”And even though your sister still hates you, you’re pretending to be friends because your dad is…” ”I’m joking, he’s just there.” ”Here’s to love!” Amazon isn’t letting newly minted Emmy winner and Hollywood’s new it-star Phoebe Waller-Bridge out of their sights anytime soon. The tech giant’s Amazon Studios has just signed an overall deal with the ‘Fleabag’ creator and star in which Waller-Bridge will develop new projects to premiere on Amazon’s Prime Video streaming platform. The star is hot off a successful night at the 2019 Emmy awards this past weekend where both the series and Waller-Bridge won multiple awards for best comedy, acting and writing. Season two of…

  • Amazon, Jeff Bezos and collecting data | DW Documentary
    Articles,  Blog

    Amazon, Jeff Bezos and collecting data | DW Documentary

    One day in the not-too-distant future Nobody ordered this package, but amazon knows Julia’s going to need it Julia’s pregnant and Amazon knew even before she did could this be possible in the future a Company that knows us better than we know ourselves That fulfills our wishes before we’ve even thought of them will we soon be living in this shiny new Amazon world? The tuffet one day Amazon trucks will circle people’s homes. And if someone needs a diaper, they’ll get it in three seconds I think we can only underestimate how well the system knows us a Company with a smile in its logo that provides us…

  • Top Amazon Prime Day 2019 Deals STILL IN STOCK
    Articles,  Blog

    Top Amazon Prime Day 2019 Deals STILL IN STOCK

    – They were the most popular Prime Day deals and I have found them still in stock at their lowest recorded prices. Here they are, coming right up. (upbeat music) I am so ready for a nap. If I look disheveled and more horrendous than usual, I have not slept in a while. I am the YouTube deal guy, Matt Granite. You might have watched me live on Amazon.com. I was one of the official hosts of Prime Day. You might have seen me on you local TV station or you might have never seen me before and you’re wondering who is this idiot. Well, hello, that’s me. And I…

  • How Amazon Could Disrupt Health Care
    Articles,  Blog

    How Amazon Could Disrupt Health Care

    I could totally see a time in which you could be sitting at home with your Amazon Alexa speaker device and you could say, “Alexa, refill my prescription.” And three hours later, someone arrives to your door, there’s your medication, you don’t even have to leave the home. It may sound too good to be true, but some analysts think that within the next few years, it could be a reality. Just recently, the company announced that its voice assistant, Alexa, now has HIPAA-compliant skills, meaning it can work with health developers that manage protected health information to help people do things like store prescription information, track blood sugar or…