More than 6,000 trailers and 32 Amazon Air planes were active in the USA during the holiday season.
Meanwhile, Amazon's newer Alexa-enabled devices, the Echo Spot, Echo Dot and Echo Buttons sold out this holiday season. Its Alexa voice assistant landed in more homes, with "tens of millions of Alexa-enabled" devices sold during the period. Another tidbit is that the peak day of customer fulfillment this past year was on December 19.
In a weird twist, however, Amazon added that the most popular item its customers purchased while using its Alexa-powered speakers was, in fact, the Echo Dot speaker. More than 4 million started a Prime trial or paid membership in just one hectic week of holiday shopping. It's also worth noting that Fire TV Stick sales increased by more than 100% year over year.
Of course, what holiday would be complete with a bit of boozing and schmoozing? "Jingle Bells." For Bezos, that's the sound of his servers ringing virtual cash registers.
The recipe for chocolate chip cookies was the most requested recipe this holiday season.
Reliance Jio Prepaid Recharge Plans
The telecom operator is giving unlimited voice calls including roaming, 100SMSes and 1GB 3G/4G daily data under Rs 199 offer. However, the official website does not mention the new Rs. 198 plan in some circles, such as Delhi-NCR, Chennai etc.
Alexa customers turned on their holiday lights more than a million times via Alexa this holiday season.
Music listening time on Alexa was 3x as much this holiday season compared to last holiday season. They lowered iPhone X sales projections for the first quarter of next year, citing signs of lackluster demand at the end of the holiday shopping season, and the company's shares fell 2.5 percent Tuesday, weighing down the Dow Jones industrial average.
The Echo Dot was the "best-selling product from any manufacturer in any category" on Amazon's website, the company said, bragging that millions were sold.
Shopping on the Amazon app increased by almost 70 percent.
In Bhubaneswar , coloured lights, stars and bells gave a fantastic looks to the St Vincent's Catholic Church in Satya Nagar. Christmas carols were sung before the mass at the churches. "We got to know how Christmas is celebrated", Hirra said.
Yezhov was based inside the cabinet of ministers and had regular high-level access to sensitive information. Another image seen by the BBC shows him leaving through the front door of the prime minister's residence.
The King of Bollywood Shah Rukh Khan and Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli took the second and the third spot respectively. Salman Khan has topped the Forbes India Celebrity list, claiming himself as the highest paid celebrity in the country.
To thank the 65 countries that did not support a resolution condemning President Donald Trump's position on Jerusalem, the U.S. Only nine countries agreed on recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital, while 128 voted against, Iceland amongst them.
Existing burgundy passports will continue to be valid until they expire. "In the 2016 referendum, we wanted our passports back". The famous "old blue" was first issued in 1920 after the League of Nations agreed to standardise passports.
Mr Thakur comes from the Mandi region, which till today has never had any saffron party chief minister in the state. Mr Parmar was elected four times, Mr Kumar - three times, Mr Singh - five times, and Mr Dhumal two times.
Then the white supremacist website Daily Stormer suggested that Papa John's be considered the "official pizza of the alt-right". Papa John's pizza founder John Schnatter has had a long history of running his mouth off and it has finally caught up to him.
Tax Prepayment Information for Property Owners
As of Friday, 350 people had showed up to the office of McHenry County Treasurer Glenda Miller to pay their property taxes early. It appears the tax bill writers made a technical mistake, and it's unclear whether they will correct it.
Josh Rosen wants to play for Giants, not Browns
Rosen has reportedly expressed concern about landing in Cleveland, which takes its 0-14 record to Chicago on Sunday. It's nearly certain that the Browns will take a quarterback with their top pick, which will likely be the No. 1.
Dreaming of a white Christmas Eve in Southern Indiana
As if the blowing and drifting snow wasn't enough from that wind, bitterly cold wind chills will be settling in as well. Winds today will turn to the West at 15-25 miles per hour at times gusting to 35 miles per hour .
One woman dead after two dogs attack her, her husband
Lorraine Brock Saylor, 66, was feeding the birds when she was viciously attacked by the pit bulls at her residence. Sheriff Mitch Williams is asking the community to be alert and on the lookout for a brown pitbull.
Thomas Lemar 'would prefer' to join Liverpool
The Daily Star says the France global has been heavily linked with a move away from Ligue 1 in recent months. We have never spoken (to Lemar or his entourage) about the possibility of a January departure.
North Korea calls latest UN sanctions 'an act of war'
The rogue state has warned that sanctions are hurting the North Korean people, a view echoed by certain American media outlets. UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson declared the sanctions were a "vital step" towards curbing its nuclear weapons program.
9th Circuit says Trump's third travel ban is illegal
A separate challenge to the travel ban, brought by several immigrant rights groups and individuals, is pending in the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Act that prohibits discrimination based on nationality.
Animals killed in fire at London Zoo
The alarm was raised shortly after 6:00 am (0600 GMT), and it was not until around 9:30am that the fire was brought under control. The zoo will remain closed on Saturday until further notice.
Civilization VI Is Out On iPad, And It's $60
It's also important to note this iPad version is only the base Civilization VI game without any downloadable content. The iPad release will even contain local multiplayer in addition to the regular multiplayer modes.