The cost of the premium service is rising by $20, with members paying the higher fee on their renewal date. The discounted student fee also heads north.
Consumers may need to get ready for rate increases every few years as Amazon races to add services and programming to justify the hikes.
Looking to help ease the costs of driver background checks and insurance, the on-demand car service adds a new fee to customers' bills.
The competitor promotes its own $79 membership while saying Amazon is spending too much on its fight with Netflix.
The online retail giant may increase the Prime membership fee for its US customers by as much as $40 due to increasing shipping costs.
If you read the fine print on the Xbox One, nearly everything cool requires a $60-per-year Xbox Live Gold subscription.
Carphone Warehouse is investigating claims that its £50 Android tablet was produced without paying licensing fees to Google.
Mark Harrison, controller of production for BBC North, reckons punters won't be knocking the corporation's door down demanding Doctor Who in Ultra HD.
The CIA is paying AT&T $10 million a year for call records used to help track down suspected terrorists, says The New York Times.
A check of the Web site had found a requirement to sign up for a monthly plan. Updated: T-Mobile has apologized and called it "an executional mistake."