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Amazon Debuts Mobile Payment App & Card Reader

Amazon is getting into the small business sector with their new credit-card processing device and mobile app that helps business owners accept payments using their smart phones and tablets.

08/13/2014

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Amazon Launches Kindle Unlimited Service

For less than $10 a month, Amazon will begin offering a new subscription service for Kindle devices that will allow subscribers unlimited access to thousands of books and audiobooks.

07/18/2014

A smartphone damaged by a dog. (Source: CBS4)

My Dog Ate… My Smartphone?

Everybody has heard the old “dog ate my homework” joke, but, these days there’s a chance that your pooch may be more interested in your smartphone more than your science project.

CBS Miami–09/11/2013

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Kindle Customers May Get Credit Via Settlements

mazon has alerted its Kindle customers that they are entitled to a credit on prior electronic book purchases as part of settlements between some major e-book publishers and the government.

CBS4–10/15/2012

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Barnes & Noble Launches New Nook HD

Barnes & Noble is rolling out two new versions of its Nook tablet with sleek new hardware and a sharper high-definition screen. The bookseller’s move heightens the already intense tablet wars heading into the holiday season.

CBS4–09/26/2012

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Wal-Mart To Stop Selling Kindle Products

Wal-Mart will no longer sell Amazon’s Kindle products, highlighting the tensions between the online and physical retail worlds.

CBS Miami–09/20/2012

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New Kindle Fire HD: 8.9″ Screen With Numerous Upgrades

The followups to the Kindle Fire have finally been revealed by Amazon at a press event in Santa Monica, Calif. CNET was there in attendance and here’s what we know so far.

09/06/2012

The new Amazon tablet called the Kindle Fire is displayed on September 28, 2011 in New York City. The Fire, which will be priced at $199, is an expanded version of the company?s Kindle e-reader that has 8GB of storage and WiFi. The Fire gives users access to streaming video, as well as e-books, apps and music, and has a Web browser. In addition to the Fire, Bezos introduced four new Kindles including a Kindle touch model.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Kindle Fire ‘Sold Out’ As New Model Looms

Consumers aiming to buy Amazon’s current Kindle Fire are out of luck, but a new model may be just around the corner.

CBS Miami–08/30/2012

Happy Father's Day

Father’s Day Gift Guide For All Budgets

Father’s Day is fast approaching. But don’t fret; CBS Local did the browsing for you. Find dad-friendly gifts for any budget.

06/07/2012

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Target To Stop Selling Amazon’s Kindle E-Readers

Target is ditching the Amazon Kindle line of e-readers and tablets.

CBS4–05/03/2012

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