Amazon's hopes its Prime Day doesn't go to the dogs

Staff Writer

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is hoping customers don't see any more dogs, after early problems on Prime Day meant people trying to shop got only images of the cute canines delivering an apologetic message.
Amazon's website ran into some early snags Monday on its much-hyped Prime Day, an embarrassment for the tech company on the shopping holiday it created.
Shoppers clicking on many Prime Day links after the 3 p.m. ET launch in the U.S. got only images of dogs — some quite abashed-looking — with the words, "Uh-oh. Something went wrong on our end." People took to social media to complain that they couldn't order items.
By about 4:30 p.m., many Prime Day links were working, and Amazon said later Monday that it was working to resolve the glitches...To read more, please refer to our print or online edition.

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