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