Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has expanded its Appstore currency called Amazon Coins to France, Italy, and Spain. Apps that are distributed by Amazon.com and are available for sale in these countries will have Coins enabled.
Kindle Fire owners in these countries will start with 500 free coins to use on apps and in-app purchases.
Customers can earn Amazon Coins as rewards in apps or buy them with real money. The exchange rate is 100 Amazon Coins = ?1.