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e-reader sales

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Amazon's Fire Phone could fuel $2 billion in sales

CEO Jeff Bezos is betting that customers who like its Prime service will also like the convenience of shopping on Amazon's smartphone. But will they pay for the privilege?

By June 19, 2014

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B&N offers free e-reader with Nook HD+ for limited time

From March 24 through 30, Barnes & Noble will throw in a free Nook Simple Touch when you buy its larger HD+ tablet.

By March 22, 2013

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Square discussing possible sale with Google, Apple -- report

The company hasn't come close to inking a deal so far -- and it's apparently running a little low on cash.

By April 21, 2014

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RIP e-book readers? Rise of tablets drives e-reader drop

IHS iSuppli says the e-book reader market is on an "alarmingly precipitous decline" -- likely down 36 percent this year and 27 percent next year -- as tablet sales soar.

By December 12, 2012

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Get a Kobo Mini e-reader for $59.99

That's $10 less than the cheapest Kindle, which lacks a touch screen and includes ads. But is that enough?

By February 8, 2013

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Why Amazon won't stop picking fights with its partners

The online retailer ramps up its public war with publishers and studios in the name of pricing. Will consumers care?

By August 12, 2014

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Samsung, Barnes & Noble to hold Nook event Aug. 20

The presentation will detail the companies' efforts in tablets, including their first device -- the Galaxy Tab 4 Nook -- which they discussed in June.

By August 7, 2014

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Amazon to Hachette: Lower e-book prices to $9.99 to end dispute

The e-commerce company has made the book publisher a public offer: accept $9.99 e-book prices, and Amazon won't ask for more of each sale.

By July 29, 2014

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Why Wall Street hasn't lost faith in Amazon

Amazon had a troubling loss last quarter and it predicts rougher waters ahead. So why aren't investors more concerned? Because CEO Jeff Bezos is at the helm.

By July 30, 2014

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Amazon facing united front of authors in Hachette e-book dispute

Some of the literary world's biggest names sign a letter opposing the e-commerce company's muscle-flexing with book publisher Hachette.

By July 25, 2014