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New Amazon phone makes it easy to buy stuff ... from Amazon

CNN - 18 Jun 2014
(CNN) -- Amazon wants you to buy its first smartphone, the Fire, which it unveiled Wednesday. But it also wants you to use that phone to buy more stuff ... from Amazon. And one of the device's most distinctive features is designed to make it as easy as ...
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Google Home one-ups Amazon Echo, now lets you call phones

CNBC - 16 Aug 2017
Google announced that the new feature is rolling out to owners of its Amazon Echo competitor now. Amazon's product also allows calls, but only to other Echos. With the Google Home, you can call any number in the U.S. or Canada for free. You'll need to ...
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Fake phone number for Amazon Support almost costs woman $1000

Valley News Live - 19 Aug 2017
Moorhead, MN (Valley News Live) Many people assume scammers try and reach you by calling or emailing you, however a Moorhead woman contacted our Whistleblower Hotline saying she was scammed by a man when she called a number listed as ...
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Google Home and Amazon Echo give a new twist to home phone

The Daily Herald - 16 Aug 2017
The death of the landline has been well-documented for years, as cellphones have become the primary phone for the majority of Americans. But now, thanks to tech companies' obsession with the smart home, the home phone is making a comeback.
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What it's like to shop in Amazon's version of the convenience store

The Denver Post - 21 Aug 2017
In Berkeley, Ripley MacDonald, director of Amazon student programs, lent me a phone for a few minutes to browse through the store's collection of goods and then place an order through an account. I selected a bottle of San Pellegrino. While ...
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Watch Amazon Prime Videos on Your Android Phone

Gadget Hacks - 09 Aug 2017
When it comes to watching movies and TV shows in Amazon's Prime Video service on an iPhone, it's as simple as installing the Amazon Prime Video app, signing into it, then playing content. However, on an Android phone, it's a lot more complicated.
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Watch: Thief Takes Cell Phone From Amazon Package In Atlanta - 18 Aug 2017
ATLANTA, GA -- Police in Atlanta are asking for the public's help in identifying a package thief who opened mail from Amazon at a business in the city. The establishment's surveillance cameras catch the man red-handed taking a cell phone from the package.
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Barnes & Noble Teams With Target Against Amazon

Inside Higher Ed - 21 Aug 2017
Target has announced a partnership with Barnes & Noble College Booksellers, which will see their products stocked in campus bookstores across the country. Widely reported as a response to stiff competition for student dollars from online retailer ...
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Blu's Back: Smartphone Sales Resume at Amazon

Tom's Guide - 04 Aug 2017
When we talked to Blu earlier this week, the phone maker told us that it expected the issue to be resolved and sales to resume. That appears to be the case as of this evening, with several Blu models now listed as in stock at Amazon. Phones resuming ...
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Essential Phone on its way to early adopters

The Mercury News - 18 Aug 2017
Essential partnered with Sprint as its exclusive carrier in July and will be available in more than 3,500 Sprint locations once the Phone is released. Essential Phone will also be available on Amazon and Best Buy. “Every now and then, I'll decide to ...
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This #1 Bestselling Phone Interacts With The Amazon Echo

The Daily Caller - 14 Aug 2017
Ooma Telo claims to be the “#1 rated home phone service for overall satisfaction and value by a leading consumer research publication.” They seem to be telling the truth, too, because it is actually the #1 bestseller among all VoIP phones. The calling ...
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Hyperkin's SmartBoy Phone Accessory Hits Amazon At $50

Android Headlines - 09 Aug 2017
Hyperkin's SmartBoy phone accessory has hit Amazon at a price of $50 (specifically $49.99) although at the moment it is only available to pre-order with the device set to be launched officially on August 21st, for those who would rather wait till it ...
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Amazon adds 'Instant Pickup' in US brick-and-mortar push

Reuters - 15 Aug 2017
Shoppers on Amazon's mobile app can select from several hundred fast-selling items at each location, from snacks and drinks to phone chargers. Amazon employees in a back room then load orders into lockers within two minutes, and customers receive bar ...

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