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Melissa Eddy / New York Times:
2,000 Amazon workers from four distribution centers in Germany walk off the job in wage dispute   —  Amazon Workers Walk Off the Job in Germany Over Wage Dispute  —  BERLIN — Amazon employees in Germany, frustrated by the company's refusal to hold wage talks, walked off their jobs Monday …
Sep 22, 2014, 6:25 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
HBO, Amazon Prime and Broadband for $40 a Month at AT&T   —  It's still nearly impossible to get HBO, or any other pay-TV channel, without subscribing to a pay-TV package that gives you a bundle of channels, whether you want them or not.  —  But the people who sell you TV are starting to tinker with the model, at least at the margins.
Sep 22, 2014, 6:00 PMIn context
Brandon Hill / DailyTech:
A Year After It Was First Announced, PlayStation TV Headed to U.S. for $99   —  PlayStaton TV will be available October 14  —  Sony first announced the PlayStation Vita TV settop box over a year ago in Japan.  The tiny device is roughly comparable in concept and scope to the Roku 3 and Amazon Fire TV.
Sep 22, 2014, 4:45 PMIn context
David Streitfeld / New York Times:
Amazon has held a secret retreat for authors called “Campfire” for four years, but this weekend some Hachette supporters weren't invited   —  A Writerly Chill at Bezos' Fire  —  When Jeff Bezos tells writers to keep quiet, they obey.  —  Every fall, Mr. Bezos, the founder of Amazon …
Sep 21, 2014, 10:15 AMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
Amazon pays $4.6M for top level domain name “.buy”, outbidding Google   —  Wow: Amazon.com buys .Buy for $4.6 million, .Tech sells for $6.8 million  —  Amazon.com paid $4.6 million to win rights to .buy top level domain name, but that wasn't the most expensive TLD auction on Wednesday.
Sep 18, 2014, 6:15 PMIn context
Dan Seifert / The Verge:
Amazon puts a new processor in the $379 Kindle Fire HDX 8.9, offers new $60 keyboard accessory   —  Amazon upgrades the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 with more speed and better sound  —  A new processor, sound engine, and keyboard accessory round out the upgrades  —  Last year, Amazon completely overhauled …
Sep 18, 2014, 1:00 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Amazon's entry-level Kindle finally has a touchscreen   —  It's also got double the storage and a faster processor, and now costs $79  —  Yes, the Kindle Voyage is unquestionably the star of tonight's announcements from Amazon.  But here's another thing that millions of people will likely …
Sep 18, 2014, 12:55 PMIn context
Quentin Hardy / New York Times:
Twilio launching new MMS API which allows for video and picture messaging   —  Twilio to Send Multimedia to Phones  —  “We believe photos and videos will be ubiquitous,” said Jeff Lawson, Twilio's co-founder and chief executive.  —  The cloud just covered a little more of the old tech business.
Sep 18, 2014, 12:35 PMIn context
Anna Attkisson / Laptop Mag:
Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition starts at $149 with “no questions asked” replacements for two years   —  Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition Has 2-Year Replacement Offer  —  NEW YORK - Not to be outdone by the likes of kiddie-tablet makers Fuhu or competitors like Samsung, Amazon is introducing its own tablet intended for kids.
Sep 17, 2014, 10:50 PMIn context
Josh Lowensohn / The Verge:
Amazon's new Family Library feature lets you share purchases as a household   —  Books, apps, Prime Instant videos, audiobooks, and games — but no music, movies, or TV shows  —  Amazon just removed one of the biggest roadblocks for sharing things you've bought with someone else in your family …
Sep 17, 2014, 10:05 PMIn context

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