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Amazon posts $126 million loss despite sales growth and new services

For its second quarter earnings for the 2014 fiscal year, Amazon is promoting its growth in sales as well as new products and services, but despite the positive outlook the web retailer’s earnings paint a different picture. Amazon saw losses widen to $ 126 million for the quarter, which is quite the jump from a $ 7 million loss from a year prior.

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[DEALS & STEALS] Get Anker’s Astro E3 10,000mAh external battery for $25.99 (68% off) on Amazon

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Many people would say that battery life is the main problem when it comes to today’s smartphones. I personally tend to agree with that. It’s always a good idea to have some extra juice on you if possible and external battery can be a great solution.

Well, if you’re in market for one we have a great offer for you. You can get Anker’s  [Read More…]

Amazon wants you to use Prime Music, bolsters song catalog considerably

Amazon has announced it has added “hundreds of thousands of songs” to its recently launched Prime Music streaming service, along with “hundreds” of new Prime Playlists.

Amazon adds ‘hundreds of thousands of songs’ to Prime Music

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Amazon on Wednesday announced the recent addition of “hundreds of thousands of songs” and hundreds of playlists to its Prime Music service. Included as part of an Amazon Prime account, the experience allows for access to over one million songs at no additional cost. Members can listen via their Android, iOS, PC, Mac, and via their website. Oh, and let’s not forget Amazon’s Kindle Fire  [Read More…]

Amazon demands handover of Fire TV website domain

Amazon is swinging their Fire TV trademark at a small fan site, FireTVNews.com. This sort of thing isn’t uncommon and not entirely unexpected since the word “Fire” is included on Amazon’s list of trademarks, but it’s still unfortunate for the site owners, and perhaps a little overzealous on Amazon’s part to be going after a fansite like that.

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Amazon Wallet for Android stores your gift and loyalty cards

Ahead of the availability of the Fire Phone, Amazon has launched its Google Wallet competitor for Android smartphones on to its Amazon App Store for Android as well as Google’s Play store. Dubbed Amazon Wallet, the app offers some of the basics that Google Wallet offers, primarily the fact that it could be used to store your gift cards as well as loyalty and rewards cards. At this time, unlike Google Wallet, it doesn’t look like  [Read More…]

Amazon launches Kindle Unlimited, a new ebook rental service for $9.99 a month

Amazon has today announced a new ebook rental service called Kindle Unlimited. The new service enables consumers to choose from over 600,000 books, listen to thousands of audiobooks from Audible and more for just $ 9.99 a month. Think of it as a music streaming package, but for books with Amazon.

Amazon debuts all-you-can-read Kindle Unlimited plan

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The new service features access to more than 600,000 books and thousand of audiobooks

Amazon on Friday debuted a new Kindle Unlimited subscription service which allows access to more than 600,000 titles and thousands of audiobooks. Priced at $ 9.99 per month, the service includes such popular books series as The Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter, and The Hunger Games.

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Amazon UK takes £80 off the 7-inch Kindle Fire HDX for limited time

If you’ve been thinking about snagging a Kindle Fire HDX and you’re British, now might be the best opportunity you’ll get. Until the very end of today, Wednesday July 16, Amazon UK has the 32GB and 64GB 7-inch HDX available with a whopping £80 price cut. That means the 32GB drops to just £149 – and is cheaper by £50 than the 16GB version – and the 64GB comes down to £179 – £20 less than  [Read More…]

[DEALS & STEALS] SanDisk SD cards are up to 92% off on Amazon

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If you’re in need of some SD cards this is your lucky day. SanDisk SD cards are up to 92% off on Amazon. Please note that this is a limited time offer and we have no idea how long will it last, so act quickly if you want to get your hands on one.

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