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Amazon may join the map-app fray with reported NextUp buy

The company has closed a deal to buy a 3D mapping service called NextUp, which may mean an app for the Kindle Fire or an Amazon smartphone, an unnamed source tells GigaOm.

By Jul. 2, 2012

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Amazon readying smartphone to compete with Apple, Google?

Echoing earlier reports of an Amazon phone, Bloomberg says that the e-commerce giant is working with Foxconn on the device.

By Jul. 5, 2012

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YouTube expands its movie rentals

YouTube is adding 3,000 movie titles to its rental offerings to U.S. users, as well as "bolstering" investments in content produced exclusively for its service.

By May. 9, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 1428: Jailbreak Geohotz (podcast)

On today's show, Time Warner's new live TV iPad app is too cool to last very long, iOS is slower than Android (but Apple's nit-picking the results, predictably), and Sony is continuing to try to turn George Hotz into a smoking crater for daring to jailbreak the PS3. --Molly

By Mar. 17, 2011