Amazon Buys Ebook Reader Stanza

Posted: Apr 29 2009, 5:00am CDT | by , Updated: Aug 11 2010, 2:05pm CDT, in Technology News


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Amazon buys ebook Reader Stanza has recently made a surprise acquisition in the form of Lexcycle, the people behind Stanza, the most popular ebook reader for the iphone and ipod touch.

The app offers iphone and ipod touch users the ability to browse, purchase and download ebooks directly to their device at any time from a selection of over 100,000 ebooks.Amazon already has the "Kindle" ebook reader, one of the most popular on the market, so the reasons behind this purchase are not yet clear, apart from maybe broadening it's technological offerings. Lexcycle have announced on their website that they are excited by the takeover and could not think of a better company to join during this exciting time.

Via AppleInsider

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