Here are the most popular products from Amazon's 'biggest ever' holiday season

Predictably, Amazon didn't release any specific sales figures, only noting that Echo Dot sales ranged in the millions.

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. We're excited that people continued to join Prime this holiday, to take advantage of more fast and free shipping options plus new convenient delivery like Amazon Key, as well as early access to Lightning Deals and unlimited streaming of TV shows and movies, including Prime Originals and more.

The e-commerce giant fueled more purchases through mobile this holiday season, with worldwide shopping increase 70 percent year-over-year.

This combined with the fact that Amazon is the largest retailer in the world, makes being blacklisted a negative impact on sales even for a company of Google's size.

Amazon kept its numbers fairly general, but the report gives a glimpse into device use and sales, as well as Prime membership.

Between Thanksgiving and Christmas, Amazon Air carried enough packages to equal over a billion Echo Dots.

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The most requested song from Alexa during the holidays was "Jingle Bells".

In other words, Amazon shoppers decided the best gift to buy while talking to Alexa on their Echo speaker was to buy somebody else an Echo speaker, so they too could talk to Alexa when they want to buy stuff - on Amazon, of course.

The recipe for chocolate chip cookies was the most requested recipe this holiday season.

Amazon, established in 1994, is a top American electronic commerce and cloud computing company based in Seattle, Washington state on the US west coast.

Mobile shopping saw big growth this holiday season, too. That's also big news for the ecosystem of Alexa devices, and it could spur developers to create more skills for Amazon's digital assistant in the future.


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