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AT&T offers Amazon Kindle 3G from March 6th onwards

02/28/2011, AT&T is going to expand the portfolio of their devices on offer by rolling out an e-book reader in the form of the Amazon Kindle 3G which will be available from March 6th onwards, at the same price where Amazon is offering said device – $189....

Kindle for iOS updated

02/15/2011, Amazon has just released a new version of Kindle, their popular eBook reader/store app for iOS. New features of the app include: real page numbers for thousands of books so you can make proper citations in the classroom or follow along with people reading...

Kindle app announced for webOS

02/09/2011, Amazon has just announced that they will be releasing their popular eBook reader/store app for the webOS. The app will be specially designed for the HP TouchPad and will read any Kindle eBook, even if it was purchased on another platform. At least someone...

Kindle eBooks outsell paperbacks earlier than expected

01/28/2011, This news has actually come a little earlier than expected as Amazon has announced that it has reached its goal of seeing eBooks outsell paperbacks. The milestone was expected to be achieved in the spring, but thanks to the holiday rush, Amazon saw 115...

Read newspapers and magazines using Kindle for Android

01/18/2011, While publishers have been reported still trying to work out a deal to get their magazines sold on iOS, Amazon has taken advantage of this fact and has introduced the newspaper and magazine subscription model in their Android app. Kindle users can easily...

Loan Kindle eBooks to your friends

12/30/2010, Way back in October, Amazon announced that they will be adding the loan a book feature to Kindle. Looks like it’s finally here, while it’s nothing groundbreaking (Nook already has it) for what it’s worth, it’s a pretty handy...

Amazon promises to replace problematic Kindle covers

12/20/2010, Kindle owners out there who purchased the non-lighted Kindle cover from Amazon might have noticed some strange issues with the eBook reader after using it. Many users out there are reporting that the covers are causing the eBook reader to occasionally...

Google Editions Bookstore To Arrive This Year

12/01/2010, Word is going around that Google Editions, the search giant’s online book store is set to launch before the end of 2010, which means December. The store will apparently operate in a different manner from Apple’s iBooks and Amazon’s...

iPad Catching Up to Kindle in E-Reader Market in Latest Survey

11/30/2010, While Amazon is still a dominant player in the e-reader market with a 47% market share, Apple is quickly gaining ground having captured 32% of the e-reader market with its iPad consumer tablet. ChangeWave’s latest survey was completed by over 2,800...

Pedophile’s Guide no longer available on Amazon.com

11/11/2010, Remember “The Pedophile’s Guide to Love and Pleasure: A Child-Lover’s Code of Conduct” e-book which was on sale on Amazon.com? Well, we covered the hoo-ha that surrounded said title yesterday, and it didn’t take long for...

3G Amazon Kindle Manages To Dodge China’s Great Firewall

11/01/2010, Amazon’s 3G Kindle seems to have a rather useful feature when used over in China. Reports are out that the eBook reader manages to dodge past China’s Internet censorship system, allowing users to access a wide range of content that is...

Amazon bites into Kindle Singles

10/12/2010, No, Kindle Singles isn’t a new kind of cheese from Kraft, but is actually Kindle books which are described by Amazon as “twice the length of a New Yorker feature or as much as a few chapters of a typical book.” Basically, Amazon has...