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Amazon has posted their financial numbers for the second quarter of 2012. Amazon’s net income for the quarter only amounted to $7 million. This 96% drop from the same quarter a year ago is harsh, but Amazon says its profits were affected by …

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Kindle Fire remains Amazon’s best-seller in Q2’12 – Phandroid

Staples President Demos Parneros said he expects Amazon will launch five or six new Kindle devices, according to a report. Parneros also said that among those six, he expects one of them to have a 10-inch screen to match up with Apple’s iPad.

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Staples president reportedly expects as many as six new Kindles – Los Angeles Times

Google’s announcement of the much-rumored Nexus 7 on the opening day of its Google I/O conference June 27 saw Google go head-to-head with Amazon, not Apple, in the tablet market. At $199, Google’s Nexus 7 tablet is definitely for budget users …

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Google Nexus 7 Versus Amazon Kindle Fire: Spec-for-Spec Comparison – mobilenapps.com

Amazon’s $79 Kindle may be the least flashy of the the bunch, but the Seattle company is starting to push out a new software update that adds some much-needed functionality to their cost-conscious e-reader. One of the biggest additions to the …

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Amazon Adds KF8 Support, Parental Controls, And A High-Contrast Font To Their Cheapest Kindle – TechCrunch

SEATTLE–May. 10, 2012– Owning a Kindle just got a whole lot better for magic-loving Muggles. Starting June 19, Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) is adding all seven Harry Potter books (in English, French, Italian, German and Spanish) to the Kindle Owners …

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Amazon Licenses Right To Lend ‘Harry Potter’ E-Books To Amazon Prime Members – YAHOO!

Amazon began shipping its Kindle Touch 3G to customers in more than 175 countries and territories worldwide, seven days earlier than previously announced. The e-reader offers the same design and features as the Kindle Touch, and adds the …

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Amazon starts shipping Kindle Touch 3G, one week early – Los Angeles Times

SEATTLE (AP) — Amazon.com Inc. said Wednesday that it is releasing its Kindle Touch 3G e-reader in more countries and more languages worldwide. The touch-screen e-reader has been available in the U.S. since last fall. The gadget is available …

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Amazon releases Kindle Touch 3G in 175 countries – Yahoo Finance

Developers can now offer digital content and subscriptions within apps and games using Amazons 1-Click purchasing SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)– (NASDAQ:AMZN) Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) today announced an In-App Purchasing (IAP) service, making it easy for Amazon …

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Amazon Appstore Announces In-App Purchasing Service for Kindle Fire and Other Android Devices – Seekingalpha.com

SEATTLE, April 6 (UPI) — The next generation of Amazon’s Kindle e-reader may be equipped with a front-lit screen, reports a U.S. tech Web site that says it’s seen an early prototype. The illumination of the next Kindle is a soft glow compared …

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Next Kindle may have reading light – United Press International

Why now? A possible explanation is that eReader sales aren’t what they used to be. A March report from Digitimes Research predicted that global shipments of e-readers would reach just 2 million units in the first quarter of 2012–a huge drop from nine …

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Kindle Rumors Hint at Major Upgrade in the Works – PC World