Amazon Buys 3D-Mapping Startup UpNext (AMZN)

Amazon Buys 3D-Mapping Startup UpNext (AMZN)

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New Amazon purchased 3D mapping startup UpNext for an undisclosed sum, GigaOm reports. Amazon doesn't have its own proprietary mapping app, and it looks like it is taking a page out of Apple's playbook by buying up a 3D mapping startup. The maps aren't quite as sophisticated as you'll see on...
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