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Amazon has announced that Prime members in Canada now have access to unlimited photo storage with Prime Photos. In addition to Prime members, unlimited photo storage on Amazon Cloud Drive is available to Amazon Student and and Amazon Family members in Canada as well.
Amazon is rolling out a new service called Prime Now through which the retailer will offer one-hour deliveries of essential goods when ordered via the dedicated Prime Now app. The service is exclusively available to current Prime subscribers, and is live in Manhattan, with more cities to follow in 2015.
When Apple first introduced Touch ID in 2013, the company initially only allowed using it for unlocking your iPhone and confirming App Store purchases. Now, thanks to iOS 8, app developers can securely take advantage of Touch ID to protect and secure purchases, notes, passwords, and other kinds of app data. These are currently our picks for best iPhone apps and best iPad apps that take advantage of Touch ID in ways that make your life easier and more secure!
Looking for the best iPhone apps or best iPad apps to help you tackle your holiday shopping? Whether you need to place an order on the go, or simply want to surf from the sofa, the App Store is full of shopping apps that can help you find the best deals on almost anything. So, if you're looking for a smarter way to shop this holiday season, download these apps and get your ordering on!
If you want to avoid the chaos and commotion of Black Friday, you can finish all your holiday shopping on Cyber Monday, and right from the comfort of your iPhone and iPad . All you need are the best iPhone apps and best iPad apps for online shopping. From making lists, to price comparisons, to getting the deal, to tracking the package, they're your key to a successful Cyber Monday!
Amazon has announced that its PickUp service has expanded to include more than 10,000 Post Offices across the UK, boosting the number of supported locations to over 16,000. Rather than relying on couriers, customers can opt for Royal Mail's Local Collect to have their packages delivered to a nearby location where they can conveniently pick up the order without hassle.
Looking to stock up on some memory? You may want to check out Amazon's deal of the day, which includes heavy discounts on Sony's memory products. The retailer has microSD cards, SD cards, and USB drives discounted by as much as 83 percent.