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Amazon Kindle sold at cost

10/11/2012, If you ever wondered how come Amazon’s Kindle e-reader seemed to be amazingly affordable, the cat is out of the bag from the horse’s mouth. Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezos has confirmed that their Kindle e-reader is virtually sold “at...

Amazon’s Kindle Paperwhite stock runs out, faces shipping delays

10/03/2012, It seems that Amazon’s Kindle Paperwhite is a major success among the users of e-readers. The online retail giant launched the e-reader with backlit display which packs a higher resolution, only a while ago. The touchscreen of the e-reader is also a...

Amazon’s $49 data plan is a one-year-only deal

09/21/2012, Thought that the optional $49 4G data plan for a year that Amazon announced with the Kindle Fire HD was tood good to be true? You’re not the only one. An interested Kindle owner called up Amazon and asked what happens when the first year is over. He...

Wal-Mart quits selling Kindle tablets

09/20/2012, Wal-Mart has announced that they will no longer carry Amazon’s range of Kindle devices, which signals the possibility of the world’s largest retailer being interested in other consumer electronics devices. In a recent memo sent to store managers...

Kindle Fire HD Hands-On

09/07/2012, Yesterday, at an event in Santa Monica CA, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos unveiled the Kindle Fire HD. The device comes in two flavors, 7-inch and 8.9-inch, and they will retail for $199 and $299, respectively, with the former shipping from September 14th onwards...

Amazon starts limiting free 3G on Kindles?

07/24/2012, For those of you who own a Kindle 3G, it looks like those days of free, unlimited web browsing have come to an end. According to reports online, some users are starting to receive 3G bandwidth cap warnings. Apparently users were just browsing with the...

Kindle Fire 8.9-inch and Front-lit Kindle eReader launching soon?

05/14/2012, A few days ago, we wrote about the possibility for Amazon to release color e-book Kindles this year. Today, Reuters is backing up the rumor by saying that Amazon will indeed launch new versions of its Kindle e-reader and Kindle Fire tablet, including a...

Amazon color e-book Kindles coming this year?

05/11/2012, Word on the street has it that Amazon will be introducing color e-book readers (no doubt from their Kindle family) to the world sometime in the second half of this year, as manufacturers in the supply chain are already starting to shipping related parts...

Harry Potter e-books hinted for Amazon’s Kindle [Updated]

05/10/2012, If you own an Amazon Kindle and you’d love nothing better than to be able to read the entire Harry Potter collection while on the go, you’re probably painfully aware that Harry Potter’s author, J.K. Rowling, has been holding out on releasing her...

Target to discontinue Kindle sales

05/02/2012, Earlier this morning, we did discuss the possibility of Target discontinuing sales of the Kindle e-book reader due to a potential conflict of interest, and as always, it is nice to receive official confirmation from the horse’s mouth. Check out...