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Preparations being made for the Amulet.

Aug 31, 2011
Since Amazon won't confirm a name, or even the existence, of its forthcoming tablet, we're going to go ahead and name it the Amulet. Especially...
Posted In: Amazon, Amulet, tablets

Amazon could be nipping at Apple's heels when it comes to tablet sales

Aug 30, 2011
For a product that doesn't exist, whose arrival date is undetermined, that doesn't have a name, that doesn't even have official confirmation of its...
Posted In: Amazon, apple, tablets

Good news for music locker companies

Aug 23, 2011
Remember when Amazon and Google set out to launch their cloud music storage services without having record label permission because they said they...
Posted In: Amazon, DMCA, Google, Music

Google Magnifier

Aug 18, 2011
This launched yesterday and it's being variously described as a magazine or a service. The idea is to help users of Google's still-in-beta music...
Posted In: Amazon, apple, cloud, Google, Music

Amazon signs big author

Aug 17, 2011
Publishing industry tries to adjust its collar, complains its getting kind of hot in here, dabs at its brow....
Posted In: Amazon, publishing

Wal-Mart builds, destroys. Giveth, taketh away. For everything, turn turn turn, there is a Wal-Mart, turn turn turn.

Aug 10, 2011
The enormous discount retailer and blue vest promotional organization is trying to get around Apple's strict rules. Wal-Mart is bringing its Vudu...
Posted In: Amazon, iPad, Music, Walmart

Amazon's cloud goes down

Aug 9, 2011
Amazon Web Service's cloud infrastructure went all blinky last night for about 25 minutes, knocking such things as Netflix, Foursquare, and Reddit...
Posted In: Amazon, cloud, netflix, perry

Want to read Harry Potter on your iPad? There's no app for that.

Jul 26, 2011
Apple's trying to force all online booksellers, magazine publishers and movie rental sites to only sell stuff for iPhones and iPads through the App...
Posted In: Amazon, apple, apps, business, Entertainment, Google

Amazon seeks to be a player in streaming entertainment

Jul 21, 2011
Customers who are members of Amazon Prime, the premium Amazon.com service that also sounds like a new sort of Transformer, are going to be able to...
Posted In: Amazon, CBS, netflix

Kindles to hover over closed Borders locations while laughing maniacally

Jul 19, 2011
Borders died yesterday Some 400 stores closing, 11,000 employees out of work. Last minute auction didn't really happen and so off it goes to...
Posted In: Amazon, Books, borders, Kindle, kobo

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