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Amazon.com's first smartphone, the Fire Phone, is displayed during a demonstration at the company's Fire Phone launch event on June 18, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (David Ryder/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Amazon Set To Launch First Smartphone, The Fire Phone

Amazon launches the Fire Phone on Friday. But will it be a big seller?

07/24/2014

A huge Amazon.com locker in the middle of San Francisco's Justin Herman Plaza. (CBS)

‘Giant’ Amazon Locker Placed In San Francisco’s Justin Herman Plaza

A giant yellow box in the middle of San Francisco’s Justin Herman Plaza is getting lots of attention.

05/15/2014

San Francisco Police Dept. sketches of the Zodiac killer from 1969.

Author Of Secretive New Book Claims His Father Was The Zodiac Killer

The co-author of a new book to be published on Tuesday after months of being kept secret claims his father is the notorious Zodiac killer who terrorized the San Francisco Bay Area decades ago.

05/12/2014

An employee seals a box at an Amazon.com Inc. fulfillment center.  ( David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Amazon Begins ‘Get It Today’ Service In San Francisco

Customers who order before noon can get items such as diapers, toothpaste, detergent and other family needs as well as some electronics, travel needs and select office supplies.

05/01/2014

An employee prepares order at Amazon's San Bernardino Fulfillment Center October 29, 2013 in San Bernardino, California. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Is Amazon Prime Membership Worth The Added Cost?

The cost of an Amazon Prime membership is increasing from $79 to $99, the first increase since the program was introduced in 2005.

03/13/2014

Amazon Fresh trucks (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Amazon Grocery Delivery Rolls Into San Francisco

Amazon.com Inc.’s grocery delivery service is rolling into San Francisco…

12/11/2013

Google's search engine. (AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Google Looks At Building Fleet Of Robots

After Amazon announced they’re working on drone delivery service, there are reports Google may be working on creating a fleet of robots.

12/04/2013

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos (left) shows off Amazon PrimeAir drones to Charlie Rose of CBS News. The unmanned aircraft would be used for shipping items to customers. (CBS)

Amazon Sees Delivery Drones As Future

Amazon is working on a way to get packages to customers in 30 minutes or less – via self-guided drone.

12/02/2013

Mackenzie Bezos & Jeff Bezos (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Wife of Jeff Bezos Pans Book About Amazon

The wife of Jeff Bezos is giving a thumbs-down to a recent book about her husband’s company, Amazon.com Inc…

11/04/2013

Amazon's new Tracy warehouse. (CBS)

Amazon Ramping Up Hiring For Huge New Tracy Warehouse

Tracy City Manager Leon Churchill envisions there will be at least 1,000 workers with that number swelling to as many as 4,000 during the holiday shopping season.

07/16/2013

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