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According to Reuters,, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) may be launching a new local services marketplace to find babysitters, handymen, and other resources for work. Amazon will debut the service in just one city this year, but it could eventually give Yelp and Angie’s List a run for their money. It could also potentially compete against TaskRabbit and Craigslist. Amazon is in talks with several startups that provide similar services in Seattle and San Francisco, according to Reuters., Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) to launch

Amazon Logo, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is preparing to launch a subscription payment service for startups and large companies. The new service steps on PayPal’s toes because it will let its more than 240 million active users to utilized stored credit card details.

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Amazon Logo, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is reportedly going to launch a new 3D smartphone on June 18th. Amazon is hosting an event on June 18th in Seattle. The beta testers in the video below look very impressed. Some of the users seems to be swaying from side-to-side while using the device. The smartphone looks like it would have advanced eye-tracking technology, which creates glasses-free 3D images using four front-facing cameras. This could create a 3D effect for street maps and wallpapers. The new smartphone would also reportedly have tilt gestures that would allow users to move between apps and menus by moving the phone in different directions.
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Amazon and Mattel are partnering on a ‘Content Hub’

Screen Shot 2014-06-02 at 10.35.49 AM, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Mattel unit Hit Entertainment are partnering on a new “content hub” that will offer interesting content for kids. “Fireman Sam,” a cartoon that appeals to pre-schoolers overseas will be brought to the new content hub. The “content hub” will also sell related toys, books, costumes, T-shirts, hats, bags, etc., Inc. (AMZN): 10,000 robots will be deployed for customer orders by end of the year

Amazon Logo, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) currently has around 1,000 robots that fulfill customer orders, designed by Kiva Systems. Amazon acquired Kiva for $775 million in 2012. According to CNN, Amazon plans to have 10,000 robots filling customer orders by the end of this year.
Continue reading →, Inc. (AMZN) reportedly invested $20 million in Yummy77

Yummy77 Logo, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has reportedly invested in an online company that offers fresh food to customers in China. Amazon will be investing $20 million into Yummy77 for a minority stake, according to TechNode. 
Continue reading →, Inc. (AMZN) announces new original shows for kids

tumbleleaf, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has announced that its movie and TV production subsidiary Amazon Studios will be rolling out its first three original children’s TV shows. One series will kick off each month this summer, starting with next week. Amazon Prime subscribers will get access to the original programming.
Continue reading →, Inc. (AMZN) expands Coins to France, Italy, and Spain

Amazon Coin, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has expanded its Appstore currency called Amazon Coins to France, Italy, and Spain. Apps that are distributed by and are available for sale in these countries will have Coins enabled.

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