The problem, now fixed, affected Amazon.com's iOS and Android mobile apps
Verizon is denying a charge leveled by a security expert that limits bandwidth to Amazon Web Services and Netflix after a recent court decision.
The Internet retailer said the acquisition is part of its efforts to build innovative games for customers
An Amazon Prime subscription could cost you $20 to $40 more per year sometime soon.
Market-research firm IDC says that tablet shipments grew 28.2 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013. That's a far cry from the 75.3 percent growth in sales during the 2012 fourth quarter.
The service would compete with cable and satellite pay TV services if it goes ahead.
The company blames delivery companies for the delays
Amazon really, REALLY wants to get a Kindle Fire tablet in your hands, and it's no wonder why: Kindle owners spend gobs of cash on Amazon.com.
Now we know why Amazon isn't too worried about profiting from Kindle hardware sales. Turns out owners of those devices are spending big bucks with the online retailer.