Web Service 

The Prime Effect: Inside The Rise Of Amazon Web Services

If you use Slack at work, Zoom for school or binge watch Netflix at home, guess what? You’re also using Amazon. Amazon Web Services currently controls 30% of the cloud computing market. The fourth installment in our series The Prime Effect goes inside AWS, one of the biggest parts of Amazon you may have never heard of.

Guests

Tim Bray, senior principal technologist, then VP and distinguished engineer at Amazon Web Services from December 2014 to May 2020. He quit Amazon due to moral concerns about the treatment of warehouse workers. (@timbray)

Michael Cusumano, SMR distinguished

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Gadget 

We can’t believe Prime Day’s #1 best-selling smart home gadget is $19.98 again today






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MyQ Smart Garage Door Opener

Amazon’s Prime Day is always such a terrific indication of which deals our readers love most. Why? Well, it should be self-explanatory because the reason is so simple. Since everything is on sale during Prime Day, the most popular products always bubble up to the top. And when it comes to smart home devices, nothing on Amazon was anywhere close to being as popular as the MyQ smart garage door opener.

The original model and the newer model with Bluetooth both sell for $30 normally, and that’s how much you’ll

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Networking 

Best Amazon Prime Day deals on CPUs, monitors, routers & more

Sift through the Amazon Prime Day sales on clothes, outdoor furniture, and beauty products, and you’ll find some surprisingly good deals on PC components and networking gear. While the offerings aren’t nearly as complete as previous years (you can’t build a whole PC with Prime Day PC component deals), those looking to upgrade or grab a few pieces for a project can still save a solid chunk of cash. Here are the best deals we’ve found on CPUs, monitors, cases, routers, and more during Day 2 of Amazon’s sale blowout.

Last updated 6/22/2021 1:16am: Refreshed with active Day 2 deals

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