February 5, 2013

Amazon Coins from Bank of Amazon

Bank of Amazon’s new currency, Amazon Coins.

(Amazon should have done a better job with the Coins icon)

Coins is Amazon’s virtual currency for use with Kindle Fire apps – available May-2013, initially to only US customers.

Per Amazon 
For customers, it's an easy way to spend money on Kindle Fire apps and games. They'll be able to purchase as they do now, but with the ability to choose to pay with a credit card or using Coins.
Other virtual currencies - Facebook Credits, Nintendo Points, BitCoin.

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