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Subject: Google & Amazon Are Harming Consumers and Behaving Like Obnoxious Toddlers
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You might recall that a few years ago, Amazon began banning competing 
streaming hardware like Apple TV and Google's Chromecast from the Amazon 
store because these products competed with Amazon's own streaming 
hardware. At the time, you might also recall that Amazon offered up the 
historically stupid claim that this was done simply to avoid "customer 
confusion":

    "Over the last three years, Prime Video has become an important part 
of Prime," Amazon said in the e-mail. "It