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Amazon's stock hits all-time high after winning Wall Street's expectations game

It's a weird week when Amazon's stock surges on a tiny profit, while Apple's stock retreats after another impressive quarter.

By July 24, 2015

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Amazon to celebrate 20th birthday with Prime Day sale

The company claims the summer sale will have more deals than Black Friday, though the discounts will only be available to its Prime members.

By July 5, 2015

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Amazon launches Amazon Destinations, for weekend road-trippers

With a new service that offers hotel bookings, and info on dining and attractions, the e-commerce giant joins TripAdvisor, Airbnb and others in the competitive field of online travel agencies.

By April 21, 2015

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Apple adds gifting option to iBookstore for first time

While Apple has long allowed other types of digital content to be gifted, the option to give e-books had been unavailable until now.

By December 17, 2013

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Amazon opens Kindle Worlds fan fiction bookstore

The new online bookstore will offer commissioned works based on existing TV series, books, comics, and music.

By June 27, 2013

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Steve Jobs initially didn't want an iBookstore, Eddy Cue says

Cue, Apple's senior vice president of Internet software and services, says he had to convince Jobs to pursue iBooks, and he only had a couple months to make it happen before the iPad announcement.

By June 13, 2013

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Piggyback tech: Winning tack for Nook and Windows Phone?

Commentary: Microsoft and Barnes & Noble have both brought key software to alternative devices that have a solid footing. But just one has a clear-cut edge.

By September 1, 2014

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Nook seeks lift from newest Angry Birds

Angry Birds Stella will launch next week, but the game is exclusively available to play at your local Barnes & Noble starting Friday.

By August 27, 2014

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Google joins Barnes & Noble for same-day shipping

The battle to offer more same-day shipping brings together Google and Barnes & Noble, who hope to take on Amazon.

By August 7, 2014

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Apple bans Chinese bookstore app over 'illegal content'

The company has pulled a bookstore app in China that featured titles deemed "illegal" by the Chinese government.

By April 4, 2013