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zondag 25 april 2004
50,000 developers use Amazon web services
"More than 50,000 software developers have signed up to use web services technology that allows Amazon.com products to be incorporated into third party web sites. 'Web services is new and very exciting. We are one of the few providers that has made it clear that it's not just a technology, but there's a business model to go along with it,' he said. The company provides a toolset for developers to set up ecommerce offerings using Amazon's catalogue. Web site operators receive between 2.5 and 15 per cent of the value of goods sold."