Amazon-branded TV will launch in the US in October, after nearly two years of development: report

Amazon is planning to launch its Amazon-branded TV in the US as early as October, Business Insider reported on Thursday. The launch, involving teams from Amazon Devices and Lab126, has been underway for nearly two years, the report said, citing people familiar with the matter. The TVs, which will be powered by Alexa voice assistant, … Read more

Bitcoin adoption in El Salvador: shipping costs are critical to cryptocurrency acceptance, says the development bank

Central American countries are eagerly waiting to see if El Salvador’s adoption of Bitcoin as a parallel legal currency will cut the cost of remittances, an important source of income for millions of people, the region’s development bank said. President Nayib Bukele’s allies in Congress have already passed legislation that makes the official cryptocurrency alongside … Read more