Reuters is reporting Amazon has agreed to buy a provider of digital spoken word content. Amazon values the transaction at about $300 million, including’s cash and short-term investments. audio can be listened to hundreds of AudibleReady devices incuding not only Apple’s Ipod but also devices from –

Audible, BookCourier, Creative, Dell, Digisette, Fujitsu, Garmin, Gateway, GPX, HP. iMate, Iomega, iRiver, Kenwood, Mitac, Motorola, Navman, PhatNoise, Philips, RCA, Rio, Sandisk, SoniqCast, Sonos, Tao, Tapwave, Thomson & Tom Tom.