Amazon’s “Unbelievable” service? Biggest book discounter, agile publishing, and more

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Amazon’s CTO Werner Vogels is teasing the public with new “unbelievable” services.  Since he isn’t telling, Gigaom is guessing with five things to watch for.

Who’s vying for the biggest book discounter?  Is anyone surprised that it’s actually Amazon?  Read all about it in Digital Book World.

Is Amazon following Sourcebooks into agile publishing practices?  As a person to whom “agile” is a dirty word, I can’t wait to see how this falls out. Another story from  DigitalBookWorld.

Following our previous mention of Amazon opening a Kindle store in Brazil, an update shows that a deal has been signed with 180 publishers in Brazil and Amazon may even be buying one.  The Digital Reader tells us about it.