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Sold! eBay testing customer loyalty program similar to Amazon Prime

Amazon Prime has been very successful for Amazon, so it's no surprise that eBay is testing a similar loyalty program of its own. Dubbed eBay+, the service is set to launch in Germany later this year.


Amazon now delivers local grub in Manhattan via its Prime Now service

Amazon Prime members can now order baked goods, prepared meals, and groceries from a few local establishments through Prime Now. For now the new local deliveries are only available in Manhattan, but will expand to other Prime Now cities soon.


Walmart preps $50-a-year shipping service to take on Amazon Prime

Possibly ideal for anyone that regularly shops on, the retail giant will be launching a competing service to Amazon Prime later this year that will provide three day shipping on most orders.


Tired of automatic renewals? Here’s how to end your Amazon Prime subscription

It's easy to cancel your Amazon Prime membership, and possibly get a partial or full refund on the cost, depending on how much you've used it. Check out our quick-hit guide for doing so.

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If you live in Munich and own an Audi, you’ll be able to get Amazon deliveries to your trunk

A new Amazon delivery option will see packages delivered to the trunks of Audi car owners in Germany. And this is actually one of the less quixotic Amazon shipping experiments in recent months.


Push to buy: Amazon’s Dash buttons turn your house into a store

The Amazon Dash Button sticks to your washer, fridge, or anywhere else you want to place it. When you run out of detergent or mac 'n' cheese, you press the button, and more will be on its way.


Amazon’s Prime Now is now expanding to Dallas

Amazon's one-hour Prime Now delivery service continues its nationwide rollout with an expansion of service to Dallas. The service provides one-hour delivery to Prime subscribers for a flat $7.99 fee, and free two-hour delivery.


The most powerful video streamer yet, Fire TV expands its reach

Amazon's Fire TV Stick, which we called "the most powerful and entertaining streaming HDMI device on the market," will make its U.K. debut on April 15, and those who pre-order it by March 26 can pick it up for less than the price of a Chromecast.

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Amazon brings its speedy Prime Now one-hour delivery service to Baltimore and Miami

Launched in late 2014, Amazon's Prime Now one-hour delivery service has until now been available only in New York. Now the service is moving to new cities, starting with Baltimore and Miami, with more coming later this year.


Amazon Prime Instant Video vs. Netflix Instant vs. Hulu Plus

Trying to figure out which subscription service to use while sticking to a frugal entertainment budget? Check out our updated 2015 breakdown of the three most popular streaming video services.

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Amazon to debut Woody Allen’s first ever TV series

Woody Allen will be making his first TV series in his illustrious 65 year career, slated to land on Amazon Instant Video sometime next year.

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10m new Amazon Prime members sign up over the holidays

How was Amazon's Christmas? The company has revealed how many people signed up for Prime, what the best-selling items were and when the very last gift was delivered on Christmas Eve.


Prime subscribers, Amazon now gives you unlimited photo backup

Amazon announced Prime Photos, a new photo backup service exclusively for members of its Prime service. It features unlimited storage.


The best thing Amazon did for its new show ‘Transparent’ was doing nothing at all

We speak with the minds behind Amazon's newest show, Transparent. Star Jeffrey Tambor and show creator Jill Soloway tell us what it's like to work with Amazon, and make a show for the digital age.

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Amazon Instant Video set to debut pilot from ‘Super Troopers’ creator

Amazon Studios announced today that it will debut the half-hour pilot for dramatic comedy "Really" as part of its third pilot season kicking off later this year on Amazon Instant Video. As is now routine, customers will once again be able to give feedback on…

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