Amazon has just announced the Kindle Paperwhite, the newest edition to the Kindle family. It has a higher resolution screen and adjustable lighting. Here's why it completely blows away the older Kindle models that put Amazon on the e-reading map.
Judging by the numbers, Amazon Kindle Singles program has been a successful one.
Amazon today lifted the veil on the newest additions to its lineup of tablet devices and e-readers. Clearly, in an attempt to convince consumers ahead of the holiday shopping season that its hardware can be both cheap and sexy.
We’re only a few hours away until Amazon unveils its new devices at a Santa Monica media event today, but the company gave consumers a bit of a preview last night with its latest ad.
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Backup storage provider Pogoplug has integrated with Amazon's new Glacier cloud storage in a move to make personal backup storage more affordable and reliable, the company announced today.
Rakuten’s Kobo line of ereaders has been updated just hours before Amazon is expected to reveal two new Kindle Fire models, a “Paperwhite” Kindle, and maybe even its first smartphone.
Rumor has it Amazon will debut a smartphone at its press event tomorrow
Amazon will make a number of hardware and software announcements Thursday all with the same goal in mind: to convince consumers and the media that its Kindle Fire tablet is only cheap in price.
Amazon has reached a new deal with movie service Epix that will allow the online retailer to stream several recent blockbuster films through its Prime Instant video service for free, the company announced today.
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If you had your heart set on a larger version of Amazon's Kindle Fire tablet, you'll have to sit tight for a bit long. Instead of taking on the iPad directly with a 10-inch tablet, Amazon is currently planning to announce two 7-inch Kindle Fire models at its media event next week, CNet reports.
Amazon's app store for Android has grown massively in popularity since the Kindle Fire was released in November 2011, doubling the number of developers who publish to the store and tripling the number of apps. Plus, Amazon says, hundreds of millions of apps have now been downloaded from the store.
Of course, that's barely a blip on the Google's radar, since the official Android market, Google Play, has seen more than 20 billion downloads on 600,000 apps.
Storm8 has bootstrapped itself into a major mobile game company. It has its detractors, but the company has a huge base of users and it moves really fast.
Shunning Google, Amazon may soon join forces with Nokia for its upcoming Kindle Fire maps.
Ever since Barnes & Noble debuted its backlit Nook e-reader, all eyes have been on Amazon for its upgraded Kindle. Now it looks like Amazon's backlit e-reader has been leaked, ahead of the company's media event next week.
The new Kindle Fire is coming out on September 6, and we've just gotten a small clue about what may be in store for Amazon's wildly successful e-reader lineup.
Amazon has sold out of the Kindle Fire a week before its set to announce a new one. How's that for inventory management?
Online retailers such as Amazon.com are already taking preorders for the Wii U launch lineup, with each game sitting at a whopping $99.99.
Online retail giant Amazon is reporting that its exclusive ebooks have been downloaded over 100 million times, the company announced today.
Supporting speculation that a follow-up is on the way, Amazon's Kindle Touch eReader is now out of stock.