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Amazon.com is an American multinational e-commerce company with headquarters in Seattle, Washington, United States. It is the world's largest online retailer. The company also produces its own consumer electronics, notably the Amazon Kindle e-book reader, and is a major provider of cloud computing services with its Amazon AWS service.

Amazon offers 4GB Xbox 360 with $50 credit

04/06/2011, We know that the new Xbox 360 spring update will see the introduction of an update disc format, but before you are able to get your hands on such an update, you would definitely need to own an Xbox 360 in the first place, right? For those who want to turn...

Amazon might be introducing mobile phone payment system

03/31/2011, Amazon has been reported as exploring the possibility of starting a new mobile payment system that makes use of near field communication (NFC) technology. While this tip off comes from folks who do not wish to be named (due to confidentiality reasons), it...

Amazon reported to be in negotiations for Cloud Player licenses

03/31/2011, After launching without the consent of record labels, Amazon has decided to get its legal issues in order and has been reported to taking steps to obtain the needed licenses for Cloud Player. Due to their gung-ho actions, they’ve managed to become...

mSpot offers 5GB of free storage

03/30/2011, mSpot has cast a cautious eye over to Amazon and their cloud-based service, and has offered 5GB of free storage to its popular cloud music service, which incidentally has more than 1.2 million downloads. This is an  alternative to Amazon Cloud Drive and...

Amazon in hot soup over Cloud Player

03/29/2011, It looks like Amazon is already facing the ramifications of their barely one-day-old Cloud Player service. It has been reported that Amazon launched their cloud-based music service without obtaining the required licenses to run such a service. Obtaining...

Amazon launches Cloud Player

03/29/2011, It looks like Amazon has beat Apple and Google to the punch, by launching its cloud-based music player today. Aptly called Cloud Player, the service follows similar offers by smaller companies such as mSpot and AudioBox – by giving folks some storage...

Amazon asks iOS developers to bring apps over to Kindle

03/28/2011, It looks like Amazon really wants to get in on the whole app business. After launching their own Android app store, the online mega-store has been reported to have sent invitations to third party developers to port their apps over to Kindle. The creators...

Amazon Cloud Service announcement might pre-empt Apple’s

03/28/2011, It seems that Amazon is about to announce a cloud-based storage service sometime this week, and if this nugget of (mis)information is true, then the online retail colossus could very well be ahead of Apple and Google in the cloud-based storage stakes....

Lendle goes down for a day

03/23/2011, Lendle, the book lending service that provides an easy way for users to lend and borrow lendable Amazon books, was shut down yesterday when Amazon decided to revoke Lendle’s access to their APIs. The reason that Amazon gave was that Lendle does not...

Amazon launches Appstore with Angry Birds Rio and gets sued by Apple

03/22/2011, Looks like previous reports about the Amazon Appstore launching today were right. The Amazon Appstore is now for folks in the US, and offers 3,800 apps at the moment. The latest version of the addictive pig-smashing game, Angry Birds Rio was also released...

Asus Eee Slate up for pre-order in the UK

03/21/2011, Folks looking forward to Asus’ 12″ Windows 7 tablet, the Eee Slate EP121 that was shown off at the CES 2011 can now pre-order the tablet in the UK. The tablet was supposed to be out in the first quarter of the year, but its new release date an...

HTC Arrive for Sprint looks familiar to many

03/20/2011, If you aren’t too familiar with what Sprint is offering when it comes to the Windows Phone 7 stakes, then you would be pleased to hear that the HTC Arrive is now available from the third largest mobile carrier in the US. If it does look pretty...

Dell Streak 7 Wi-Fi model already available for pre-order

03/19/2011, The Dell Streak 7 Wi-Fi model has yet to experience an official announcement as at press time, but that doesn’t mean everyone else is going to sit down and do nothing about the situation. For instance, Amazon has already made available the Dell...

Amazon App Store opening next Tuesday?

03/18/2011, According to Wired, their trusted source has reported that Amazon’s app store will be launched on the Android operating system on Tuesday, March 22. The Amazon app store will be accessible as an app on Android devices, or through their website,...