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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...

Amazon announces Kindle for the Web beta

09/28/2010, Bring your ebook reading to the next level with Amazon’s beta release of Kindle for the Web – where it will allow one to sample new Kindle books and authors directly via web browsers as its name suggests. Not only that, Amazon will also enable...

Kindle for Android gets new update, becomes better

09/23/2010, It makes perfect sense for a new software update to deliver better performance, although there have been times in the past where an update was pulled since it made the device run amok after being upgraded. Amazon made no such mistake with their latest...

Amazon Kindle 3 Gets Hacked & Jailbroken

09/22/2010, Amazon’s latest reading device, the Kindle 3, can also be hacked and jailbroken like previous generation Kindles, giving it access to more fonts and screensaver options, and USB networking. Slashgear posted news of the hack on their blog, and you...

Kindle 3.0.2 Beta Firmware Now Available for Download

09/21/2010, If you own an Amazon Kindle e-reader hardware, you may want to grab the Kindle 3.0.2 beta firmware, which is now available for download from Amazon. The firmware brings a Web browser along with some bug fixes that were found since the last 3.0.1 update,...

New Kindle Ad Takes Jab at iPad

09/13/2010, Amazon’s recent Kindle ad highlights the benefits of reading with e-ink technology under direct sunlight while taking aim at Apple’s iPad, which functions as both an electronic book reader and a multi-function device offering games, browsing,...

Amazon won’t limit itself to just Kindle hardware

08/10/2010, Amazon’s most famous hardware to date is the Kindle e-book reader, but is that all the company is working on in the future? Perhaps not, because when one pays closer attention to the job board for Lab 126, a division of Amazon which is responsible...