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Target to Stop Selling Amazon’s Kindle?

05/02/2012, Ever since Amazon’s Kindle range of tablets hit Target’s stores in 2010, the tablets have always seemed to be a success. The Kindle Fire went a step further by becoming the retailer’s best-selling tablet during Black Friday in 2011. Now however, the...

Amazon reportedly preparing front-lit Kindle e-reader for 2012

04/09/2012, Amazon’s Kindle e-reader was refreshed sometime back in 2011 which saw the announcement of the Kindle Fire Android tablet launch beside it. Well for those who are wondering what Amazon could be bringing to the table as far as its Kindle e-reader is...

Kindle Owners’ Lending Library lets you borrow for free

04/04/2012, Are you a voracious reader who happened to have made the leap over to the e-book world, so much so that you do not bother with physical paperbacks anymore? Well, good news for you then – it seems that 16 of the Top 100 best-selling paid Kindle books...

Kindle for Android updated

03/22/2012, A week after the Kindle update for the iPad, Amazon has announced a new update for its Android app as well. The latest version of Kindle for Android brings access to illustrated children’s books, comic books and graphic novels with full color and...

Amazon Kindle with color e-ink in the works [Rumor]

02/20/2012, While tablets can be used to read e-books, there are arguments against it claiming that due to the tablet’s display, it is not as comfortable reading on it compared to an e-reader using e-ink. Well, if you’re looking forward to seeing some color in...

BlackBerry PlayBook Twitter and Kindle apps on the way?

02/17/2012, We all know that the BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 update is arriving next week, but it looks like some long-awaited apps might be on the way as well. According to Best Buy Canada’s product page for the PlayBook, it suggests that we might be seeing a...

E Ink is dying because of tablets

02/09/2012, E Ink recently announced its financial results and it looks like the screen technology isn’t doing too well, thanks to the surge of interest in tablets. Apparently the company’s revenue for January was only slightly above $48 million – 63%...

Amazon rumored to launch a physical retail store

02/06/2012, While most companies are making the switch from physical to digital, it looks like Amazon might be going in the opposite direction. According to rumors online, Amazon is planning to roll out a retail store within the next few months. This retail store...

Amazon Kindle Fire: estimated 6 million sold

01/30/2012, We all know that Amazon has sold “millions” of Kindle Fire tablets, but what the exact figure is – we’re not so sure. According to an estimation by Jordan Rohan, an analyst at Stifel Nicolas, – the company sold 6 million units of the...

Amazon Kindle is most unloved Christmas present in the UK

01/20/2012, How many of you out there know of someone who has yet to open his or her Christmas presents? Well, that might sound rather strange to most of us who cannot wait to tear those presents out from their wrapping paper prison, but here is another rather...

Amazon offers free two-day shipping on all Kindles this Christmas

12/20/2011, If you’re running out of ideas on what to purchase for your friends and family for this year’s Christmas, Amazon has got some suggestions for you – namely its popular eBook reader, the Kindle. The company announced today in a press release...

Kindle Touch jailbreak

12/12/2011, It must be said that the Kindle Touch e-book reader from Amazon is not exactly the beefiest kid on the block when it comes to system specifications and hardware performance, but that does not mean it is a slouch in its performance, either. No sir, you...

Amazon Kindle Store now in Italy and Spain

12/01/2011, Good news for folks in Italy and Spain who have been longing to get their hands on a Kindle eReader – Amazon has finally opened up its doors to the aforementioned countries just in time for the holiday season. Folks living in Italy and Spain will be...