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Is Amazon a sponsor of Ubuntu development?

When I installed Ubuntu, the launcher included these icons: Search your computer and online sources Files Firefox LibreOffice Writer LibreOffice Calc LibreOffice Impress Ubuntu Software Center ...
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Amazon instant video 14.04.1 LTS [duplicate]

I have recently installed Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS and I am having trouble using Amazon Instant Video. When I click on a video to play there is no option to play it, it just says that I can play it on a ...
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Is there software like CrossFTP for cloud file downloading on Ubuntu?

I have CrossFTP on my Ubuntu desktop at home but for some reason, CrossFTP is not installing. Its proprietary software so it requires that I "buy" it from the UbuntuOne store but really its free so it ...
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Amazon MP3 download not quite working

I'm trying to download Amazon MP3s. I followed the guide here: How do I import Amazon MP3s with Banshee and the new Amazon Cloud Player? and was able to get it to seemingly let me do the download, ...
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Why was libhal removed in Ubuntu 13.10?

After installing 13.10, I realized libhal was no longer a sudo apt-get install away... in fact it was no longer anywhere to be found (except in the Raring Repos). And installing libhal from the ...
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How to remove Amazon from Ubuntu? [duplicate]

How to remove Amazon from Ubuntu? If I go to dash and type in privacy..it's nowhere there to be found. I have written in terminal: "sudo apt-get remove unity-lens-shopping", have put the password ...
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How do I strip Ubuntu of its Amazon referral code?

I finished a fresh install of Ubuntu "Raring" today and noticed the Amazon web app comes bundled with an Amazon Affiliate referral code. I don't wish for this to be there, especially given that it ...
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How can I change country in Amazon WebApp?

Amazon webapp launches the US site. How can I change it to the UK version of the website?
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Chrome / Flash problems

I just installed 12.04 LTS on my mother's Dell Inspiron 660s (all standard hardware straight from the factory except some extra RAM). I did this because she hated the Windows 8 that came standard on ...
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Is it true that Canonical shares some user's information with Amazon without asking for permission to Ubuntu's user? [duplicate]

I heard Richard Stallman saying it... He says Ubuntu violates the privacy of the user by giving information to Amazon without permission.
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Why I can't search from the Dash on Amazon anymore on 13.04?

I know a lot of people were not happy with the search functionality from Amazon being added to Ubuntu but I was really pleased with it till now -- it stopped working. Since upgrading to 13.04 I am no ...
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Amazon results not showing in dash

I really like Amazon search showing up on Dash. I've made a clean install of 13.04 and initially I would get results from Amazon and Ubuntu Music Store. For instance, searching for 'Rush Presto' ...
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Unable to login to Amazon Instant Video after upgrade to Ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

I upgrade from Ubuntu version 12.10, I had fixed this issue before by loading hal, but that fix does not work in version 13.04. I ran the fix and still getting the following error: Playback ...
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How can I get Amazon Instant Video to work? [duplicate]

I have flash, which seems to have dead ended at 11.2. I have the latest chrome 23.xxx.x..x, but neither of those allow me to watch Amazon Instant video. I can disable pepper, but then the 11.2 on my ...
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Movie HD Purchasing / Rental

Does Ubuntu 12.10 have the ability to play HD movies rented and or purchased from amazon? I know there is Amazon integration but I don't want to waste any money without knowing from others how well ...
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Amazon Downloads - not music

I'm trying to download my virtual copies of some games from Amazon, but the amazon downloader is not compatible with Ubuntu I believe. I've searched for hours, but the only information I find pertains ...
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Does 12.10 have integration with Amazon?

Does Ubuntu 12.10 have integration with Amazon? I refer to shopping suggestions from Amazon will be plonked into desktop search results, shown when users attempt to find stuff on their computers and ...