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Comixology users can now download DRM-free backups of some comics (Chris Welch/The Verge)

Source: Techmeme

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Chris Welch / The Verge: Comixology users can now download DRM-free backups of some comics  —  Maybe Amazon's purchase of Comixology isn't the worst thing to ever happen after all.  Comic book readers on iOS have been fuming over the loss of in-app purchases following the compa ...
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How to Win the Lottery

Source: Experience Project

Coke Zero 400 - Practice
Is it possible that your personal computing device and an elementary piece of computer engineering can increase your chances in the ...
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Amazon Bleeds Value After Posting $126m Loss

Source: Sky News

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The internet retail giant rakes in more than $19bn in a quarter and still does not make a profit - and it's all Amazon's choi ...
Full article at: Sky News 2 hours ago

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What Amazon Fire Phone teardown reveals

Source: Times of India

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Amazon Fire smartphone contains chips from Qualcomm, NXP Semiconductors NV, and Sam ...
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What's On Tonight: Amazon’s Annedroids effortlessly dismantles kid show gender roles

Source: The A.V. Club

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Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Friday, July 25, and Saturday, July 26. All times are Eastern.TOP PICKAnnedroids (Amazon, 12 a.m., Friday): As op-eds continue to talk about how to make Hollywood less sexist, Amazon just went out and did the damn thing. Their brand new live-action children’s show centers around a young scientist named Anne. She lives in a junkyard and builds complex androi ...
Full article at: The A.V. Club 2 hours ago

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Amazon's smartphone fails to kindle a 'Fire' among reviewers

Source: Asia One Inc's new "Fire" smartphone features "gimmicks" - such as 3D effects and object scanner - that may not be enough to entice users away from similarly priced Apple Inc iPhones and Samsung's Galaxy S5, reviewers said.Among the features of its first smartphone, Amazon has introduced "Dynamic Perspective", four cameras that track a user's face and simulate a 3D effect on the screen.The phone also touts a "Firefly" scanner ...
Full article at: Asia One 2 hours ago

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Amazon Fire Smartphone Teardown Shows Chips From Samsung, Qualcomm

Source: NDTV

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Repair and teardown specialists iFixit pried open a Fire Smartphone on Thursda ...
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Facebook is now valued more than Coke

Source: Asia One

NEW YORK - In the days after its infamously mishandled initial public offering in May 2012, it looked as if Facebook would struggle to become a must-own for fund managers.Now the company's US$190 billion (S$235.86 billion) market value makes it bigger than such bellwethers as Coca-Cola and AT&T. It's not a member of the Dow industrials, but if it were, it would be larger than two-thirds of that index's 30 members.Shares o ...
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Microsoft delivers OneNote for Amazon Fire Phone, Kindle Fire tablets (Mary Jo Foley/ZDNet)

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Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet: Microsoft delivers OneNote for Amazon Fire Phone, Kindle Fire tablets  —  Summary: Microsoft is making its OneNote note-taking app available for free for the Fire Phone and Kindle Fire tablets through Amazon's Appstore for Android.  —  On the heels of announcing Skype for Amazon' ...
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