• The smart way to buy a used phone online
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    The smart way to buy a used phone online

    – The time has come. I’m coming clean. I’ve had the S7 for two years now. And being someone that films the latest and greatest tech everyday, it’s gotten me wanting a new phone. The thing is, I don’t wanna spend $1,000 and I don’t necessarily need something that came out yesterday. So I’m gonna show you how to buy a good, used phone. (light music) Okay, I’m buying an S9+. Now, I am not here to tell you what phone to buy and I’m sure you’ll sound off in the comments about your favorite devices and what you would buy, but what I am here to do is to…

  • AWS Summit 2015: Yelp – Building Your Data Warehouse with Amazon Redshift
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    AWS Summit 2015: Yelp – Building Your Data Warehouse with Amazon Redshift

    okay I’m gonna get started hi guys I am video Sreenivasan I am the director for Amazon redshift and just delighted to be here today to talk to you about one of my favorite topics and the goal for the day for me is to give you a brief overview of the platform talk to you about some of our most common use cases and then give you a look into some of the newer features that we worked on I then hand it off to Justin from Yelp who’s back there right now service that all of us use and benefit from and he is going to take us…

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    Southeast Asia ecommerce: The vital stats

    There are 330 million internet users and counting in Southeast Asia. That makes Southeast Asian ecommerce a massive market, worth about $26 billion in 2017. But that’s not including all online shopping when you factor in online media spending, ride-hailing, online travel booking, etc. that rockets to $50 billion. As internet adoption rates and GDPs climb, online shopping across the region is expected to be worth $200 billion by 2025, with ecommerce alone accounting for $88 billion. VCs are reacting accordingly: ecommerce funding jumped three-fold from 2016 to 2017, reaching nearly $8 billion. It’s worth noting, though, that the number of total deals actually dropped from 2016 to 2017. And…

  • Amazon Echo Dot 3rd Generation In-depth Review
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    Amazon Echo Dot 3rd Generation In-depth Review

    hello I’m Wanderer001 and this is my review of the echo dot version three I have previously done a review of the predecessor to the version three here at the echo dot version two our view can be found over in the corner but they came out with a new one the big selling point of this one is the bigger better speaker then the version two had so let’s just quickly go over the specs of the version three here so you are looking at a device that is three point nine inches wide by three point nine inches high because it is a circle and has a depth…

  • How To Waste $476.19 on Amazon Prime Day…
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    How To Waste $476.19 on Amazon Prime Day…

    – What is this? (upbeat music) Why is there an egg on my table? Hey guys, this is Austin and welcome to a very peculiar episode of Mystery Tech, this is– What, unprocess your food. A rapid egg cooker? What, you want me to cook an egg right now? This is really the way that Mystery Tech is gonna go today? Oh, it’s the Prime Day special! The Dash Rapid Egg Cooker, it’s one-touch cooking in 360 watts. That’s a lotta watts, my friends. How much was this on Prime Day? – [Ken] 12 dollars. – 12 dollars? A relative bargain. It seems pretty straightforward. We’re literally looking at a…

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    Amazon Echo Speakers 2018 hands-on

    (gentle music) – Hey, this is Dan Seifert with The Verge and I am here in Seattle at Amazon’s offices where they’ve just announced a ton of new products for the holiday season. There’s so many products. They’re all on theverge.com. I don’t know if I can even remember them all. But one of the biggest new products is a new update to the Echo Show. Now, this is Amazon’s screen product that kind of is like if you had an Echo, and had a screen at the same time, and all the different things that you could do with that. Now they released an Echo Show about a little…

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    Amazon-Backed Smart Glasses For $1,000: First Look

    They may not look like it, but these are actually smart glasses They’re called Focals and are made by North, a startup backed by Amazon You can get them with prescription lenses or clear Focals of the first pair of everyday smart glasses So wearing the product right now, it’s a pair of eyewear that has a hidden holographic display in it So I actually just turn it on and have a display floating about arm’s length out here in front of me saying it’s 2:48 on Thursday here It’s all built around this idea of how do we give people those magical benefits of technology and build something that’s…

  • 10 Cool Things On AMAZON In 2017
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    10 Cool Things On AMAZON In 2017

    * Calm Music * The Force The Force is What Gives a Jedi his power It’s an Energy Field created By all Living Things It Surrounds us penetrates us it binds the Galaxy Together May The Force be with you Combat training has begun Feel the Force Around You I sense a disturbance in the force you Found a Holocron Remains to be discovered The Real Avid 1911 Smart Wrench Is a case of the perfect name Every Smart 1911 Owner and Shooter Will Have This tool with them at all Times It’s way Better Than the cheapo plastic Number that comes With your gun the Real avid 1911 Smart…

  • Yale Digital Conference | Digital Trends: New, Now and Next
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    Yale Digital Conference | Digital Trends: New, Now and Next

    – So, thanks, it’s good to be here today. So, like Fran said, I’ve worked for about eight years in digital marketing and strategy and there’s so much happening in the space. When I first joined Weber, every two years we would reevaluate our offerings and what we were doing, and then it seemed like, okay, we’re rethinking things every month, and now it’s like every six months we’re rethinking what we’re offering. And everything that’s on the screen right now, we could spend the entire 50 minutes talking about any of them. But today I’m gonna pick five of these that I think might be relevant to Yale sort…

  • NEW Amazon Tech Release – Alexa Next Generation
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    NEW Amazon Tech Release – Alexa Next Generation

    The Amazon echo has helped millions around the world make their lives just a little easier Alexa, what time is it? The time is 11:45 A.M. Thanks. But for some, this old model still isn’t enough. Alexa can you help me put on my shoe? I’m sorry. I can’t do that. I can teach you how to tie your shoes. First- Oh never mind! Luckily Alexa Next Generation by Amazon is here. Let me help you with that. Uh who are you? It’s me Alexa All the perks of the old echo model plus a human-like body to make everyday tasks easier. Alexa! Alexa, watch the kids while I’m at…