The retailer plans to expand its product lineup by releasing a Kindle-themed device built on the Android operating system.
The company is reportedly experimenting with the new feature, which would help juice its ad sales and e-commerce partnerships.
Interim chief Ross Levinsohn looks like he may get the permanent title soon.
The online retailer is reportedly developing a smartphone, and the Internet portal is down to 2 CEO candidates.
The tablet wars heat up as Google leaps into the hardware business with an impressive machine that costs just $200.
Meanwhile, criticism of the software giant's next operating system mounts.
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