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In this Sept. 24, 2013 file photo, the 8.9-inch Amazon Kindle HDX tablet computer is held up for a photo in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

Amazon rolls out ‘Netflix-for-books’ style service

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is rolling out a new subscription service that will allow unlimited access to thousands of electronic books and audiobooks for $9.99 a month in the online giant’s latest effort to […]

07/18/2014

This  product image provided by Amazon.com on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013 shows the new 7-inch Amazon Kindle HDX tablet computer with the optional "Origami" cover that works as a stand and screen protector. (AP Photo/Amazon.com)

FTC sues Amazon over kids’ app charges

NEW YORK (AP) — The Federal Trade Commission is suing Amazon over charges that the company has not done enough to prevent children from making unauthorized in-app purchases, according to a complaint filed Thursday in […]

07/10/2014

Amazon Kindle Fire sold out as new model expected

NEW YORK (AP) – Amazon.com Inc. says it has sold out of its Kindle Fire tablet computer amid expectations of a new model for the holiday season. The Internet retailer has a major press conference […]

08/30/2012

Publishing industry gathers for annual convention

(AP) – It could all change quickly, but independent booksellers again have good news to report as the publishing industry prepares for its annual national convention, BookExpo America. Core membership of the American Booksellers Association […]

06/04/2012

Free Potter e-books to be offered through Kindle

(AP) – Harry Potter has joined the Kindle lending library. Amazon.com announced Thursday that on June 19, the e-book editions of J.K. Rowling’s seven Potter novels will become part of the Kindle service available to […]

05/10/2012