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Amazon Will Allow Lending Of eBooks

First Posted: 10/25/10 12:11 PM ET Updated: 05/25/11 07:05 PM ET


Yahoo! Finance:

Amazon.com Inc. is going to allow the lending of e-books purchased from its Kindle Store.

The online retailer announced the upcoming feature in a discussion forum for the Kindle on its website Friday, saying that later in the year it will start letting Kindle users and people who use its free Kindle apps loan books to others for a two-week period. During the loan, the book's owner will not be able to read the book, Amazon said.

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