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Amazon Chief Says Kindles Sell At Cost
2012-10-12 05:01:34

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos revealed on Thursday that the online retailer makes no profit on sales of its Kindle Paperwhite and Kindle Fire HD devices, but is relying instead on making money through sales of books and other content subsequently bought by device owners. "We sell the hardware at our cost, so it is break-even on the hardware," Bezos told BBC News during a European launch event of Amazon´s new Paperwhite...

2012-10-09 07:21:20

LITTLETON, Colo., Oct. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ur-Energy Inc. (TSX:URE, NYSE MKT:URG) ("Ur-Energy" or the "Company") has scheduled a conference call and webcast to present a project update on the fully permitted Lost Creek project along with other corporate developments. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110913/LA67628LOGO) The Company was pleased to announce on October 5, 2012, the receipt of the Record of Decision (ROD) from the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) approving the...

2012-09-28 10:21:58

WAYNE, Pa., Sept. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- AskMrCreditCard.com has just launched our first ebook in the kindle format. The title is "Rebuilding Credit and Life After Bankruptcy". This book is a collaboration between Ask Mr Credit Card and Christina Mace. The book aims to help those who have been through bankruptcy with regards to rebuilding credit, and also to get back on track in other aspects of their life. The key motivation for publishing this book was because many readers who have...

2012-09-24 06:30:20

NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax(®) Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, announced today it is accepting pre-orders of the new Kindle family of products, including the new Kindle Paperwhite, Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD. The updated Kindle Fire ($159) and Kindle Fire HD 16GB ($199) will be available at OfficeMax in October. The Kindle Paperwhite ($119), Kindle Paperwhite 3G ($179) and the Kindle Fire HD 32GB ($249)...

2012-09-11 10:23:48

SEATTLE, Sept. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In time for the holidays, GameHouse announced today that its flagship Collapse! and Doodle Jump game franchises are coming to the new Amazon Kindle Fire. Additionally, GameHouse will be launching their popular TextTwist word game for the first time for millions of Amazon Kindle E Ink customers. Amazon unveiled its latest Kindle devices to the world last week featuring applications from selected developers and publishers including GameHouse....

2012-09-10 06:27:29

HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Sept. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Marware®, renowned designer of innovative accessories that enhance the performance of mobile devices, announced today the immediate availability on Amazon.com and Marware.com of four new cases for the highly anticipated Kindle Fire HD 7" launched by Amazon last week. The Axis, MicroShell Folio, Vibe and EcoVue come in a variety of colors and are 'Made for Kindle' certified. The new Kindle Fire HD 7" is the successor to Amazon's...

Kindle Fire Ads Now Opt-out
2012-09-10 05:42:50

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Amazon has announced that they will allow customers that purchase their new Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD tablets to pay extra in order to turn off the devices' built-in advertisements after all, reversing their previous stance on the issue. The devices, which were officially announced on Thursday, include the "Special Offers" advertisements found on other products in the Kindle line -- except, unlike with those devices,...

Amazon Announces New Products, Cheaper Kindles
2012-09-06 14:45:34

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Amazon announced a handful of new products today during their press event in Los Angeles, bolstering their Kindle line as well as introducing some new services. Jeff Bezos announced 3 new versions of their e-reader Kindles, including the brand new Kindle named Paperwhite, which marries the famous e-ink display with a crisp backlit display. These new Kindles are said to feature blacker blacks, whiter whites and an insane...

2012-09-04 06:24:47

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In its first-in-a-series of new digital content, Playboy today releases "50 Years of the Playboy Interview" exclusively in Amazon's Kindle Store (www.amazon.com/kindlestore). Playboy has curated 50 of its best interviews from the past 50 years in a special 50 day promotion. A new Kindle interview title will be released each day and available for 99 cents beginning today. The 50 Years of the Playboy Interview features one-of-a-kind in-depth,...

2012-09-03 23:01:20

Self publishing with Kindle publishing is now profitable for some authors using the Number One Book System by Ryan Deiss. Since the August 20, 2012 launch, new and experienced authors have reported sales increases in self published Kindle books online. Baltimore, Maryland (PRWEB) September 03, 2012 Self publishing with Kindle is one route that some authors have found to sell more books. The launch of the Kindle publishing platform has created a secondary outlet for authors that has now...


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Geologic Clock With Events And Periods
2012-10-22 14:17:38

The Archean (formerly Archaeozoic) is a geologic eon between the Hadean and Proterozoic eons. The Archean Eon begins at roughly 3.8 billion years ago (Ga) and ends at about 2.5 Ga. But unlike all other geological ages, which are based on stratigraphy, The Archean eon is defined chronometrically. The lower boundary of 3.8 Ga has also not been officially recognized by the International Commission on Stratigraphy. The name Archean is derived from the ancient Greek (Arkhe), meaning...

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