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Looking for a Last Minute Father’s Day Gift? Amazon Kindle is the Top-Selling and ”Most Wished For” Consumer Electronics Product on Amazon.Com–Order Today and Get Free 2-Day Shipping

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 10, 2008–Wondering what Dad wants for Father’s Day this year? Chances are he has a Kindle in mind. Amazon announced that as of today, Kindle is the top-selling product among Amazon’s vast selection of consumer electronics products and the “Most Wished For” electronics item by Amazon customers (http://www.amazon.com/gp/gift-central/gift-guides/most-wished-for/ 172282/ce). (Due to its length, […]

Runaway Bestseller ”The Last Lecture” is Sold Out Everywhere, But Not For Amazon Kindle Owners

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 19, 2008–The extraordinary national best seller “The Last Lecture” by Randy Pausch and Jeffrey Zaslow has become so popular that it is sold out everywhere, but not for owners of Amazon Kindle (NASDAQ:AMZN), a revolutionary portable reader. Kindle owners can get “The Last Lecture” downloaded wirelessly onto their Kindle and be reading this […]

Will Books Become Paperless?

Could Amazon.com kindle a fire that will burn the printed book market to the ground, or will they, themselves, flame out in the end? Much lamentation has occurred in newspaper circles about the slow death of newspapers. Mostly, they blame the Internet. Much lamentation has occurred in magazine circles about the slow death of magazines. […]

Self-Publishing: Notes from the Net

Today, I’d like to share news from a variety of sources all over the net; news on the growing popularity of Print-On-Demand (POD) as a respectable resource for any and all new authors–along with some marketing advice. This is not only because POD is what I do –it’s because I’m seeing so much positive reporting […]

Amazon.com to Webcast Investor Conference Presentation

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 23, 2007–Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) announced today that the Company will be speaking at Credit Suisse’s 2007 Annual Technology Conference on November 27, 2007. The presentation will be webcast live at 10:30 a.m. PT/1:30 p.m. ET and the Q&A will be webcast live at 11:00 a.m. PT/2:00 p.m. ET. The audio and associated slides […]

Amazon.com Announces Editors’ Picks for Hot Holiday Gifts

Amazon.com Offers Customers Great Product Selection, New Site Experiences and the Chance to Win a $10,000 Shopping Spree SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 23, 2007–Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) today announced its editors’ top picks for the holiday season. In what is expected to be its biggest holiday season ever, Amazon.com offers customers thousands of popular products eligible for Amazon Prime(TM) […]

Introducing Amazon Kindle

Revolutionary Portable Reader Lets Customers Wirelessly Download Books in Less Than a Minute and Automatically Receive Newspapers, Magazines and Blogs No PC Required, No Hunting for Wi-Fi Hot Spots SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 19, 2007–Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) today introduced Amazon Kindle, a revolutionary portable reader that wirelessly downloads books, blogs, magazines and newspapers to a crisp, high-resolution electronic […]