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Jeff Bezos, chief executive officer of Amazon.com Inc., watches a video of the new Kindle Fire HD tablet at a news conference in Santa Monica, California, U.S., on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012. Amazon.com Inc. is updating its line of Kindle e-readers and tablets in a bid to stoke consumer demand as Google Inc. and Microsoft Corp. join the crowded market of machines challenging Apple Inc.'s iPad. Photographer: Patrick Fallon/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Jeff Bezos, chief executive officer of Amazon.com Inc., watches a video of the new Kindle Fire HD tablet at a news conference in Santa Monica, California, U.S., on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012. Amazon.com Inc. is updating its line of Kindle e-readers and tablets in a bid to stoke consumer demand as Google Inc. and Microsoft Corp. join the crowded market of machines challenging Apple Inc.'s iPad. Photographer: Patrick Fallon/Bloomberg via Getty Images

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Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos talks about new products and his purchase of the Washington Post. CNN's Dan Simon reports.

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Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos talks about new products and his purchase of the Washington Post. CNN's Dan Simon reports.