lab126

Amazon seeks Lab126 trademarks in advance of expected tablet debut

Amazon.com has quietly applied for trademarks on the name and logo of Lab126 — the internal group behind the Amazon Kindle e-reader and, by all accounts, an upcoming Android tablet from the Seattle company. The trademark applications, spotted by GeekWire this weekend, were filed Aug. 16 under the classification, “design and development of computer hardware… Read More

appstore

Apple suing Amazon.com over “Appstore” name

Amazon.com has made a point of calling its upcoming mobile marketplace for Android an “Appstore,” as opposed to an “App Store.” So much for subtle distinctions. On the eve of the expected launch of the new Amazon store, news has broken of a suit filed by the iPhone maker against Amazon over its use of… Read More