Apple is once again the most valuable brand in the world, keeping its hold on the top spot for the fifth consecutive year, with Google following and slightly narrowing the gap.
Smart Speakers are already having an impact on commerce. Almost one-third of owners say they’re spending more on Amazon and Google since getting their Smart Speaker.
More respondents turn to Google (85%) than to Amazon (72%) to help them find product ideas and information before making a purchase.
NPR commissioned research to find out why people want smart speakers. Music was unsurprisingly at the top of the reasons why they use these devices.
There’s one app millennials can’t live without, and it’s not Instagram, WhatsApp, or Snapchat.
Online shoppers are increasingly limiting themselves to single-channel shopping, with almost two-thirds either searching and buying online.
This infographic by Visual Capitalist illustrates Amazon owner Jeff Bezos’ vast business empire.
This infographic by PricewaterhouseCoopers illustrates the future of robotics and AI.
Amazon Skills are Echo capabilities that are offered by Amazon itself or by third-party developers. These are the top 10 Skills customers use.
While no single factor has a very strong correlation with search rankings, Amazon’s sales rank has the highest correlation with search success on the platform.