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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...

Kindle lending library under fire by Authors Guild

11/16/2011, Amazon’s Kindle lending library feature for Kindle owners and Amazon Prime subscribers is a great idea. A free e-book to read each month, to be replaced with a new book the next month, is a great way for users to get their hands on the e-book format and...

Amazon Kindle Fire tablet ships out today

11/14/2011, Great news for those of you looking forward to getting your hands on Amazon’s upcoming Kindle Fire tablet – Amazon has announced that it will be shipping the tablet today, one day ahead of schedule (it was supposed to ship out on November 15th)....

Kindle Touch and Kindle Touch 3G ready to ship tomorrow

11/14/2011, Mark tomorrow on your calendars if you are up for some Kindle Touch and Kindle Touch 3G love – as Amazon prepares to ship them six days earlier than originally expected. Both the $99 Kindle Touch and $149 Kindle Touch 3G will be part of Amazon’s...

Amazon’s $79 Kindle costs $84 to make?

11/10/2011, We all know that Amazon is going to lose money with the sales of its upcoming Kindle Fire tablet, and will have to make it back through all the content that its customers purchase with the tablet, but did you know that the Kindle Fire isn’t the only...

Kindle Cloud Reader web app arrives on Firefox

11/08/2011, Have you checked out Amazon’s Kindle Cloud Reader yet? If you actually answered in the negative, then you might want to know that Amazon’s HTML5-fueled Web app that will cater for the reading of e-books is now ready to rock and roll on Firefox...