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Amazon Lures Bookstores To Sell Kindles

Amazon is offering an enticement to independent bookstores: sell the Kindle and get a 10 percent cut of the price of the digital books that people buy for it, for two years.

CBS Seattle–11/06/2013

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Amazon Original Series To Air Mostly Week-By-Week

Amazon is releasing its first two original series, but not all at once.

CBS Seattle–11/04/2013

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New Amazon Shopping Site Supports Charity

Amazon has launched a new website for its online store that will donate a fraction of shoppers’ purchase amounts to charity.

CBS Seattle–10/30/2013

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Amazon Narrows 3Q Loss As Sales Jump 24 Percent

Amazon also said Thursday that it expects growth in its fourth-quarter revenue, indicating confidence as it enters the key holiday shopping season.

CBS Seattle–10/24/2013

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Amazon’s Bezos Completes Washington Post Purchase

The Washington Post now belongs to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.

CBS Seattle–10/02/2013

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Amazon To Hire 70,000 Seasonal Workers

Amazon.com says it is hiring 70,000 full-time seasonal workers around the U.S. to fill orders during the holiday season.

CBS Seattle–10/01/2013

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Amazon Unveils Kindle Fire HDX With 24/7 Live Help

Amazon is refreshing its line-up of tablet computers with new devices called Kindle Fire HDX, which are significantly faster and lighter than the previous generation.

CBS Seattle–09/25/2013

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Bezos To Take Tested Amazon Approach At The Post

Jeff Bezos is hoping the strategic approach that’s made Amazon such a success will help revive the struggling Washington Post.

CBS Seattle–09/03/2013

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Challenges Face Bezos As He Buys Washington Post

Jeff Bezos turned selling books online into a multibillion-dollar business that has changed retailing forever. Many are now anxious to see if Bezos can do the same for the media industry, after the Amazon.com founder announced he is buying The Washington Post and other newspapers for $250 million.

CBS Seattle–08/06/2013

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Amazon Founder To Buy Washington Post

Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos is buying The Washington Post and other newspapers for $250 million.

CBS Seattle–08/05/2013

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