Unmanned spaceship launched by Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin LLC suffered a major failure

[An unmanned spaceship launched by Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin LLC suffered a major failure when the ground crew lost contact and control of the vehicle after liftoff during a test flight.]

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos suffers setback with failed spaceship
launch

Greg
Lamm
on Friday, September 2, 2011, 2:10pm PDT

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Source: http://www.techflash.com/seattle/2011/09/bezos-setback-with-failed-launch.html

Next up for Amazon, an e-book rental library for readers?

[From the article: Amazon’s digital service would allow customers to pay an
annual fee to have access to a library of e-books for rent, according to a
report by The Wall Street Journal
, quoting people familiar with the plan.
Amazon is reportedly in talks with book publishers. Amazon officials were not
available to comment on the report.]

Next
up for Amazon, an e-book rental library
for readers?

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TechFlash – Sep 12, 2011

Blog: Amazon
Reportedly Set to Offer New Kindle Digital Book Library

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Amazon
Reportedly Considering ‘Netflix for Books’
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