The film business is fighting Sean Parker’s Screening Room. The book business is fighting Amazon’s Kindle. And the music business is sitting in the present, the most up-to-date media vertical extant. And yet people still complain. Do...Show More Summary
Amazon's Kindle Oasis is like a feast with the world's finest caviar. It's an all-you-can eat Wagyu steak dinner. It's an $80 cup of coffee. Simply put, the Oasis is a $290 extravagance meant only for the few who can afford it. For the rest of us, it's just something to lust after. Show More Summary
Amazon's Kindle Unlimited service allows subscribers to download as many books as they want, and then pays writers based on the number of their pages that readers have read. (more…)
Amazon's Kindle Oasis, released Wednesday, has a $290 price tag -- and, at least to me, offers some interesting cues about how the company's hardware strategy has evolved. Amazon justifies Oasis' price tag by noting its high-end industrial design and the leather charging case, which doubles as an extra battery. It's the luxury level of the e-reader, the digital […]
NEW FROM AMAZON: The Kindle Oasis. Nine months of battery life is pretty impressive.
Yesterday, information leaked about an upcoming addition to Amazon’s Kindle line. Now, it’s official: Amazon has revealed the Kindle Oasis, and it’s priced just short of $300. With a sticker price of $289.99, […]
Amazon has revealed the eighth generation Kindle: the Kindle Oasis.
It turns out that people who love to read don't necessarily need a free e-reader. Some might even invest big bucks in a really nice one. For years, the conventional wisdom about Amazon's Kindle e-reader was that the company, which likes...Show More Summary
About a week ago Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos confirmed that the company will soon release a new flagship Kindle e-reader. He didn’t provide any details of the new product in his tweet but a few days later we did see some leaked photos of the device, and some rumors also suggested what it might be capable of. Show More Summary
Amazon's new Kindle Oasis sports a funky new design and a large $290 price tag but it also promises to last a whopping 8 weeks on a charge.
True to earlier reports, Amazon’s Kindle Oasis is the smallest and lightest Kindle yet and comes with a handle for gripping. Amazon’s Jeff Bezos teased an “all-new, top of the line” Kindle last week and Chinese site Tmall.com sent the e-reader world in a tizzy when it accidentally unveiled details of Kindle’s newest addition to the family on Monday. The site… Read More
If you own an old Kindle e-book reader then you have until tomorrow to update it before it is cut off from the Amazon's Kindle Store and the cloud.
Do you own an old Kindle that's been gathering dust? Get it updated before March 22 or you won't be able to get online and download your books any more.
AICN COMICS NEWS: Zenescope Entertainment renews distribution agreement with comiXology, expands to Amazon’s Kindle Store! Plus get the JUNGLE BOOK #1 Comic Book for FREE!!! Read the full article on AICN Hey folks! Mark L. Miller aka Ambush Bug here. Show More Summary
I discovered that I was Majestic last week when I finally decided to publish my book, Teaching Curious Christians about Judaism, as an e-book on Amazon's Kindle. I'd resisted creating a kindle version of the paperback for years. Originally...Show More Summary
Amazon's Kindle devices run a custom version of Android that, until today, supported full-disk encryption. Now they don't. (more…)
It can get pretty dizzying to watch how fast the tide turns in the consumer electronics industry. One day you've got the best new gadget in the world and the next, it's outdated and no longer trendy. But somehow, some way, Amazon's line of Kindle eReaders has managed to remain best-in-class after all this time. Show More Summary
While Amazon has continuously updated its Kindle hardware, the interface has been left largely untouched. Thankfully, an update rolling out this week will fix that. The new home screen highlights books you’ve recently looked at, your personalized reading list and recommendations. Show More Summary
E Ink produces the display in Amazon’s Kindle line of e-readers, and the ball is squarely in Jeff Bezos’ court if we’ll see higher-res models.
2015 has been an eventful year for Baidu With the management putting a plan in place for building a "New Baidu," its alliance with Amazon to be the default search engine for Amazon's Kindle and Fire tablet in China, testing its first driverless car and investing into the fast growing Indian market, Baidu looks ready to enter into an exciting 2016. Show More Summary