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Tom Warren / The Verge:
Amazon leaks smaller, lighter, 300 DPI high-res Voyage Kindle, launching Nov 4th   —  Kindle Voyage leaks on Amazon with a new way to turn pages  —  Amazon appears to be preparing to launch new Kindles.  Several listings spotted on the German version of Amazon show a new “Kindle Voyage” …
Sep 17, 2014, 10:20 AMIn context
Andy Pasztor / Wall Street Journal:
Jeff Bezos's startup Blue Origin joins Boeing to ferry NASA astronauts from the international space station   —  Amazon Founder's Startup Part of Bid to Deliver Astronauts  —  Jeff Bezos's space-exploration startup Blue Origin is part of a team led by Boeing that is expected to soon garner …
Sep 17, 2014, 8:10 AMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Handybook Rebrands As Handy In An Effort To Become Amazon For Home Services   —  What's in a name?  As it turns out, a lot.  —  That's the thinking behind Handybook's decision to rebrand itself simply as “Handy.”  The two-year old company, which provides on-demand home services via a web and mobile app …
Sep 16, 2014, 5:25 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Quidsi co-founder Marc Lore raises an additional $20M for secretive e-commerce startup Jet   —  Quidsi Co-Founder Raises An Additional $20M For A New E-Commerce Biz  —  In less than a year after leaving Amazon, Quidsi co-founder Marc Lore began work on a new startup called Jet.com.
Sep 16, 2014, 2:10 PMIn context
Nate Hoffelder / The Digital Reader:
Hackers can exploit Kindle security flaw to access your Amazon account using malicious ebooks   —  Your Amazon Account Can be Hacked via a Kindle eBook  —  Amazon might not have a security issue at Audible but they do have one on their main website.  —  A security researcher has reported …
Sep 16, 2014, 9:05 AMIn context
Tim Peterson / AdAge:
Amazon tops list of Google's biggest search advertisers, spent $158M on search ads in 2013   —  Amazon Tops List of Google's 25 Biggest Search Advertisers  —  Online Retail Giant Spent $158M on Search Ads in 2013  —  One of Google's emerging rivals for online ad dollars is also its biggest search-ad buyer.
Sep 16, 2014, 4:40 AMIn context
Joan E. Solsman / CNET:
Spotify launches on Amazon Fire TV in US, available to premium subscribers only   —  Spotify fires up on Amazon Fire TV  —  Amazon's streaming-media box adds support for the music service with more than 20 million songs.  To use Spotify Connect, you'll need a premium subscription.
Sep 15, 2014, 8:10 PMIn context
Signe Brewster / Gigaom:
Airware partners with NASA to develop drone air traffic control system   —  The San Francisco startup develops hardware and software that help drones avoid collisions and safely return to their operators.  —  News broke last week that NASA is building an air traffic control system …
Sep 14, 2014, 5:30 AMIn context
Dan Rayburn / StreamingMediaBlog.com:
Apple's event livestream failed because Apple's site code prevented Akamai from caching it   —  Inside Apple's Live Event Stream Failure, And Why It Happened: It Wasn't A Capacity Issue  —  Apple's live stream of the unveiling of the iPhone 6 and Watch was a disaster today right from the start …
Sep 10, 2014, 9:55 AMIn context
Liam Spradlin / Android Police:
Amazon's Android app gets Prime Instant video, can also shop for apps from Amazon App store   —  Amazon Updates Its App To 5.0 With Instant Video Streaming App, Access To Entire Digital Catalog, Including The Appstore [APK Download]  —  Amazon has finally (finally!) brought …
Sep 10, 2014, 12:05 AMIn context

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