News tagged ‘kindle’

Tuesday, 18 Dec 2012

Amazon Smartphone Reportedly Set for Mid-2013 Launch

Amazon Smartphone Reportedly Set for Mid-2013 Launch

According to Taiwan Economic News, the online retail giant has allegedly contracted Foxconn to built its Kindle smartphone and will have therm ready for a mid-2013 launch.

Monday, 10 Sep 2012

New Revelations About Forthcoming Kindle Fire

New Revelations About Forthcoming Kindle Fire

Even though the Kindle Fire has not begin shipping, Amazon has let a few key developments for the device be known. Apparently the default search engine for the product will be Microsoft's Bing. Customers will also have the option to remove the advertisements on the lock screen.

Monday, 30 Apr 2012

Amazon's Kindle Fire Is The Number One Android Tablet in US

Amazon's Kindle Fire Is The Number One Android Tablet in US

Amazon's Kindle Fire is now one of the most popular Android devices in the US, and the most prominent Android tablet in the market. But that doesn't mean Google is amused, because Amazon's version of Android is bringing developers into their yard.

Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012

SolarKindle Promises Three Months Unplugged Kindle Reading Time

SolarKindle Promises Three Months Unplugged Kindle Reading Time

The world's first solar powered e-reader cover, the SolarKindle allows for convenient reading of books or magazines on the Kindle or Kindle touch for up to 3 months of unplugged Kindle reading time under normal sunlight conditions. Starting 1 Apr till 31 May, monthly Amazon gift cards worth up to $200 will be given out.

Monday, 21 Nov 2011

Amazon Kindle Damaged by Airport Scanners?

Amazon Kindle Damaged by Airport Scanners?

A number of users have complained of their Amazon Kindle e-reader's display being damaged by the X-ray scanning equipment used at airports.

Thursday, 22 Sep 2011

Amazon's Kindle Library Lending Service Goes Live

Amazon's Kindle Library Lending Service Goes Live

Amazon, in conjunction with different libraries in the US, has announced its Kindle Library Lending Service is now live. Users can now get ebooks for their Kindle on loan from the comfort of their own homes.

Monday, 5 Sep 2011

Amazon Overhauling Website Before Tablet Launch

Amazon Overhauling Website Before Tablet Launch

While the web is rife with Amazon releasing its 7-inch tablet soon, there's also news of how it plans to support the launch of its tablet: overhauling its website.

Monday, 16 May 2011

Ad-supported Kindle Tops Amazon Bestseller List

Ad-supported Kindle Tops Amazon Bestseller List

Amazon's ad-supported version of the Kindle, the $114 version of the device that it introduced earlier this year, is at the top of its list of best selling electronics.

Tuesday, 12 Apr 2011

New Kindle with On-screen Ads Priced at US$114

New Kindle with On-screen Ads Priced at US$114

A new Kindle from Amazon will feature advertisements onscreen and is the cheapest of the range, costing only US$114.

Friday, 28 Jan 2011

Amazon Selling More Ebooks Than Paperbacks

Amazon Selling More Ebooks Than Paperbacks

Amazon has announced their fourth quarter earnings, and the not so surprising news is that ebooks are outselling physical copies.

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