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Amazon.com is releasing out a Spanish language option

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The first time it has offered a language other than English
In the 20 plus years since it launched, Amazon.com has been available in just one language: English. But over the next few weeks, the US site is rolling out the option to switch everything, including listings, into Spanish. Changing from English is simply a matter of accessing the language drop-down menu near the “Accounts & Lists” option. As noted by CNET, it’s a feature that's likely to be appreciated by many in the US – the second-largest Spanish-speaking country in the world – which at last count had 41 million native Spanish speakers and 11.6 million bilingual Spanish speakers. "Customers will be able to shop, browse and search for millions of products, view their shopping cart, and place orders in Spanish on Amazon.com and through the Amazon Mobile Shopping app," a spokeswoman said in a statement. There are localized versions of Amazon in many countries around the world, including Spanish-speaking are…