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Amazon wants you to be able to buy Kindles from a vending machine

Ever thought about buying an Amazon Kindle from a vending machine? The retail giant wants to make this possible (NASDAQ:AMZN)

| Mobile Devices, Tablets & Phones News | Posted: Jan 12, 2014 1:23 am

GeekWire spotted something quite strange during their visit to CES this year, they spotted a "Kindle Kiosk" in the McCarran airport in Las Vegas. According to staff at the airport, the machine had been installed just as CES was kicking off.

 

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The machine was installed at the airport as Amazon wants to try and get tech-savvy visitors leaving the city to grab a Kindle on their way out. The vending machine had the Kindle Fire HD, Kindle Fire HDX, Kindle Paperwhite and the normal Kindle e-Reader on offer. It also sold covers and power adapters, so that you could trick up your Kindle before you took off.

 

What do you think about buying a tablet from a vending machine? I think Amazon is really thinking outside of the box here, not only are they using drones to deliver goods to consumers, but now tablets from vending machines?

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