Best of Amazon Prime Day

Save on the Bissel Pet Hair vacuum and multiple Instant Pots at Target

She acknowledged the fourth annual Prime Day got off to a "ruff start". Chains like Macy's, Nordstrom, Best Buy, Walmart, and Target planned to roll out their own promotions, said Charlie O'Shea, lead retail analyst at Moody's.

However a glitch seems to made Amazon's website crash for some shoppers in search of Prime Day deals.

It feels practically necessary for a game like Bayonetta, but could also be especially useful for tricky platformers such as Rayman Legends, which is now on sale for £21.99 during Prime Day too. Industry observers said Amazon could have done a better job in several areas, such as offering personalized recommendations.

Shoppers experienced everything from the main Prime Day homepage failing to launch to product searches returning zero items or product links leading to error pages.

Prime Day, created by Amazon in 2015 for its 20th anniversary, has inspired other companies like Wayfair to invent their own shopping holidays. Don't have Prime? It's not too late to become a member.

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Since there are around 100 million Amazon Prime members at this point and you are on a tech site like Droid Life, I'd imagine that most of you are already members. Lasting for 36 hours this year, it offers discounts on products to Prime Members.

Starting from today 1pm IST, the e-commerce giant will also be hosting six different flash sales during the Prime Day sale proffering customers with up to 10 percent cashback or discount on transaction done by HDFC Bank card/ EMI and Amazon Pay. His net worth broke $150 billion in NY on Monday morning, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. Unions in Spain said most of the company's 2,000 permanent staff there were on a three-day strike on Tuesday.

Amazon rarely has trouble handling high traffic volumes and its security is unlikely to be breached by a hacker, he said.

Shoppers took to social media to complain that they couldn't order any items.

Material from The Washington Post was used in this report.

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