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Amazon.com, Qualcomm to put Alexa assistant in more headphones

10 October, 2018 9:08 am 9:08 am

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Microchip firm Qualcomm Inc is joining Amazon.com Inc  to spread the use of Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant in wireless headphones, the companies said. Under the deal, Qualcomm will release a set of chips that any maker of Bluetooth headphones can use to embed Alexa directly into the device. When the headphones … Read More

Walmart’s purchase of Mexico food delivery app set to spur e-commerce

09 September, 2018 9:44 am 9:44 am

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Walmart Inc will acquire Latin American food delivery service Cornershop for $225 million, it said in a move to ramp up its online grocery business in Mexico and Chile. The deal mirrors Walmart’s growing investments and tie-ups in online delivery services across the globe, as it aims to compete with Amazon.com … Read More