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Wednesday, 23 Mar 2011

Apple Sues Amazon Over Use of App Store Name

Apple Sues Amazon Over Use of App Store Name

Apple is suing Amazon for trademark infringement based on the latter's use of the term "App Store" and is seeking an undisclosed amount in damages.

Friday, 28 Jan 2011

Amazon Selling More Ebooks Than Paperbacks

Amazon Selling More Ebooks Than Paperbacks

Amazon has announced their fourth quarter earnings, and the not so surprising news is that ebooks are outselling physical copies.

Friday, 14 Jan 2011

Amazon's Cloud Services Used to Brute Force Wi-Fi Passwords

Amazon's Cloud Services Used to Brute Force Wi-Fi Passwords

A German researcher has claimed that he managed to make use of Amazon's EC2 cloud services to crack the passwords of Wi-Fi networks using brute force.

Thursday, 23 Dec 2010

Kindle Sales Reportedly Higher than Estimates

Kindle Sales Reportedly Higher than Estimates

Amazon has always been tight lipped about the number of Kindles sold, but a recent report has estimated that Amazon is likely to have sold more than 8 million Kindles by the end of the year.

Friday, 17 Dec 2010

Amazon Reviews Bring the Laughs

Amazon Reviews Bring the Laughs

Ho, ho, ho, 'tis the season to be jolly, and whoever thought that Amazon reviews would be the place to get your laughs?

Monday, 25 Oct 2010

Book Lending Now Available on Kindle

Book Lending Now Available on Kindle

Amazon has decided to allow e-books on the Kindle to be lent to other users, something that has been available on the nook since its launch

Thursday, 29 Jul 2010

Amazon Releases New Wi-Fi Only Kindle

Amazon Releases New Wi-Fi Only Kindle

Amazon has introduced a new version of its Kindle that comes with Wi-Fi only.

Friday, 9 Jul 2010

Amazon Opens Grocery Site

Amazon Opens Grocery Site

Amazon.com selling groceries? That thought might never occur to you, but it is now a reality for folks living in the UK. Yes, the online retail giant has taken to marketing vegetables, meat and biscuits as part of its British portfolio. Bon appetit.

Monday, 7 Jun 2010

Amazon Patents

Amazon Patents "1-Nod" Ordering System

Amazon is seeking a patent on a system that would allow users to order an item using a simple nod of the head.

Wednesday, 19 May 2010

Kindle Android App Due in Summer

Kindle Android App Due in Summer

Amazon says Kindle App for Android coming this summer.

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