1. Furor surrounds Amazon's price-comparison app

    Furor surrounds Amazon's price-comparison app
    Retailers and a senator denounce a one-day promotional offer that will give discounts to Amazon customers who use the Price Check app while browsing at physical stores.Amazon.com Inc. and the nation's bricks-and-mortar retailers are in combat again, this time over the online giant's price-comparison tool that enables shoppers to quickly check out prices at rival merchants.
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    1. This is an underhanded way to send shoppers online.
    2. The goal of the Price Check app is to make it as easy as possible for customers to access product information, pricing information and customer reviews, just as they would on the Web.
    3. If the senator had just let it go and not said anything, then it wouldn't get the press and headlines.
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