- News tagged "kindle"
Tuesday, 3 Jul 2012
In a bid to have a mapping service of to call its own, Amazon has reportedly agree to a deal to acquire New York-based 3D mapping upstart UpNext.
Friday, 29 Jun 2012
A report from BGR claims that Amazon has two new Kindle Fire tablets in the works, slated to be launched as early as next month. One is allegedly a 7-inch dual-core model, and the other is a larger 10-inch variant which packs a quad-core processor.
Thursday, 14 Jun 2012
Amazon updates their Kindle app for Android, which includes improvements for reading on a tablet.
Monday, 30 Apr 2012
Amazon's Kindle Fire is now one of the most popular Android devices in the US, and the most prominent Android tablet in the market. But that doesn't mean Google is amused, because Amazon's version of Android is bringing developers into their yard.
Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012
The world's first solar powered e-reader cover, the SolarKindle allows for convenient reading of books or magazines on the Kindle or Kindle touch for up to 3 months of unplugged Kindle reading time under normal sunlight conditions. Starting 1 Apr till 31 May, monthly Amazon gift cards worth up to $200 will be given out.
Monday, 21 Nov 2011
A number of users have complained of their Amazon Kindle e-reader's display being damaged by the X-ray scanning equipment used at airports.
Thursday, 22 Sep 2011
Amazon, in conjunction with different libraries in the US, has announced its Kindle Library Lending Service is now live. Users can now get ebooks for their Kindle on loan from the comfort of their own homes.
Monday, 5 Sep 2011
While the web is rife with Amazon releasing its 7-inch tablet soon, there's also news of how it plans to support the launch of its tablet: overhauling its website.
Monday, 16 May 2011
Amazon's ad-supported version of the Kindle, the $114 version of the device that it introduced earlier this year, is at the top of its list of best selling electronics.
Tuesday, 12 Apr 2011
A new Kindle from Amazon will feature advertisements onscreen and is the cheapest of the range, costing only US$114.