Amazon Rolls Out Web Storage System

Originally published on March 29, 2011 7:48 am
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INSKEEP: Amazon has rolled out a new Web storage system. It allows consumers to store music, video and documents on the Web and then access them from anywhere, using a computer or phone that connects to the Internet.

INSKEEP: Amazon wants to jump ahead of Apple and Google, which, in business terms, are also trying to have their heads in the cloud. Transcript provided by NPR, Copyright NPR.