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The Post has been slower than other major newspapers such as the New York Times at making the shift to a digital based business.

But Bezos said in a statement he’s not ready to make major... moves in the storied newspaper right away:

It’s not clear what Bezos intends to do with the Washington Post, famous for breaking the Watergate scandal and numerous Pulitzer prizes for its p...

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The ecommerce giant said it lost $7 million on revenue of $15.7 billion, compared to earnings of $7 million on revenue of $12.83 billion this time last year. 

In its earnings release Amazon... highlighted Kindle: “This past quarter, our top 10 selling items worldwide were all digital products – Kindles, Kindle Fire HDs, accessories and digital content,” said CEO Jeff Bezos.<...

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All of that, as the site GeekWire reports, would be delivered wirelessly by a nearby base station.

That base station would also receive user input (for example, detecting a gesture or receiving... voice commands from across the room) and handle the behind-the-scenes processing (sending a signal to the display to turn the page, for example).

The filing, which lists Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and...

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"Kindle Fire is sold out, but we have an exciting roadmap ahead," said Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos in a statement.

That roadmap will most likely have some role for the Kindle Fire 2, the... touted successor to the Kindle Fire and a tablet which is reportedly expected to debut on September 6.

Although little is known at the moment in terms of what the Kindle Fire 2 might come with...

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According to Ad Age, this lump sum will see your ad campaigns run for two months, and will also see your ad included in Amazon's own “Special Offers” advertising, which doesn't seem... an awful lot giving the price.

But there’s more. Ad Age says that agencies willing to splash out up to $1 million will get even more ad inventory in the "Special Offers" section an...

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The news website says that the 10.1-inch model is likely to be priced between $249 and $299, and claims that Amazon has not moved to confirm any launch of an 8.9-inch model yet because it still has... some concerns over pricing.

As with earlier rumors, the source says that a 7-inch model, priced around $199, will come to market in the second quarter, and claims that Jeff Bezos' firm is...

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Amazon’s Kindle Owners’ Lending Library is designed to enhance the value of Kindle ownership by giving users the ability to borrow books for free — including over a 100 current and... former New York Times bestsellers. 

There are a couple of caveats though. Unlike a library there is no due date for returning a book, but you can only borrow a book a month. Kin...

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Amazon forecast fourth-quarter revenue of $16.34 billion to $18.65 billion, compared with an average estimate of $18.15 billion, according to analysts compiled by Thomson Reuters. 

Amazon... shares were down over 10 percent in midday trading Wednesday at $203.

In a statement Amazon said it could report a $200 million operating loss to a $250 million operating profit in the holiday q...