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Reports: Amazon will pay $1 billion to buy video-game streaming site Twitch

The deal was reached after talks with Google cooled, The Wall Street Journal said

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Why Amazon's Fire Phone hasn't set the smartphone market ablaze

Is it the high price, the anemic app selection, or the gimmicky features? Yes.

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Amazon stokes its Fire Phone with Fire OS 3.5.1 software update

The update brings a few small but helpful features, like deleting email from the home screen, and making 11-frame GIFs in the camera app.

Clockwise Podcast: Chromebooks, ebooks, Surface ads, and broken TVs

The days of electronics repair are over! Plus, Microsoft's aggressive Surface ads, the true value of an ebook, and a visit to the land of Chromebooks. With guests Jason Cross and Melissa Riofrio.

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Amazon introduces mobile card reader to compete with Square, PayPal

How does Amazon figure to stand out in a market where so many mobile payment players are already going head to head? By offering a promotional rate on transactions as it enters the U.S. market.

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RIP Robin Williams: Stream some of the late, great actor's best work

Celebrate the life of Robin Williams by revisiting nine of his best performances on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, Crackle, and YouTube.

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Amazon's wrath turns to Disney as retailer restricts DVD, Blu-ray pre-orders

Amazon's supplier rampage continues and this time the online retailer is targeting Mickey Mouse and friends.

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With Amazon Wallet, the company gets to see what you still buy in the real world

For now, the app just stores gift cards and loyalty cards. But we think the company eventually wants to run every transaction through your Amazon account.

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But I want it now: Amazon expands same-day delivery

Near-instant gratification is now available in 12 markets, provided you get your order in early enough.

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OneDrive continues Microsoft migration to Amazon mobile devices

Microsoft moves its OneDrive cloud storage service to Amazon's Kindle Fire phones and tablets.