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News Byteunavoidable “Special Offer” advertisements on their lock screens, Amazon has reversed course and said there will be a way to avoid them after all. For a one-time payment of $15, Kindle owners can opt out of the ads for the lifetime of the device.
News Bytelaunched Amazon Appstore, its marketplace for Android applications, in the United Kingdom, Germany, France, Italy and Spain. The storefront’s expected international expansion comes ahead of the Sept. 6 media event at which Amazon will unveil the next iteration of its Kindle Fire and presumably paves the way for the tablet, which is currently only available in the U.S., to debut overseas.