You can get a Kindle Paperwhite for $99 or a Kindle for as low as $49.
Amazon has launched its Kindle Fire HDX — the latest version of its Kindle tablet — in China, as the company seeks to build on its recent success, which includes topping the... Keep reading ?
Since launching Amazon Coins in May 2013, the virtual currency was locked to Amazon's Kindle Fire tablet. Today, the shackles of exclusivity are being torn asunder, replaced by the inclusivity of the Android platform. Americans, Brits and Germans all...
We've often been asked about a Kindle edition of our popular book "Payments Systems in the U.S." - and are proud to announce that our new Kindle edition has just launched in the Amazon.com Kindle Store. We're also updating the iBooks version of the book for reading on your iPad or the iBooks app on the Mac. Show More Summary
Gone are the days when, if you wanted to read a book in bed, you'd need to take a torch with you. Nowadays, as long as you've got a Kindle Paperwhite, the books will happily illuminate themselves. The device's even front-lighting and engineering...
Has Amazon's strategy of selling Kindle devices at or below cost reached a "tipping point"?
"Veronica Mars" and "Ravenswood" have been licensed to Amazon's Kindle Worlds, allowing fans to write original stories based on characters and plots.
Amazon’s Kindle Worlds program, which secures licenses that allow self-published authors to legally sell Kindle fan fiction based on properties like Gossip Girl and Kurt Vonnegut’s books, added a few more brands to its lineup Wednesday. Among them: Hasbro’s G.I. Joe and Warner Brothers shows Veronica Mars […]
Holiday sales of Amazon's Kindle Fire HDX were not strong enough for Amazon to maintain tablet market share. The company shipped just 5.8 million tablets in the fourth quarter, compared to 41 million shipments of Android tablets. The...Show More Summary
by Kate Angus The Gifts of the State and Other Stories: New Writing from Afghanistan is available by any means in which you might prefer to receive books. • From the publisher • McNally Jackson • Amazon and Kindle • Indiebound Adam Klein has the kind of life that many of us, chained to our desks, might envy. Show More Summary
The latest update adds features to the iOS version of Amazon’s Kindle e-reader that makes it more useful than Apple’s own iBooks for reading eBooks and PDFs. If you want to read books on your iPad, the Kindle app has you covered. You...Show More Summary
With aggressive promotions/discounts, perhaps Amazon's vaunted Kindle Fire HDX isn't selling as well as planned.
ByMark Hibben: In a recent article for Seeking Alpha, Ashraf Eassa points out that the displays of the Apple (AAPL) iPad Air and iPad Mini with Retina Display tested out bellow the Amazon (AMZN) Kindle Fire HDX and Google (GOOG) Nexus in certain metrics. Show More Summary
I invite you to read the latest excerpt from my mystery, "The Watchman's File," specially featured on Amazon's Kindle again this week. It's the gripping tale of an American TV reporter, Ed Diamond, as he risks his life to to unravel Israel's most closely-guarded secret. Show More Summary
Could Nokia be planning to release an Android handset with a bespoke build of Google’s operating system, akin to Amazon’s Kindle tablet line? That’s the latest trickle coming in on the Finnish company, as more insider leaks and purported press shots hit the web. More »
Hugh Howey's name holds a certain degree of clout among fans of the written word — his "Wool" science fiction series caught major success when he published it through Amazon's Kindle Direct platform and is being made into a movie by Ridley Scott. Show More Summary
This week on the Free Apps Roundup: The latest update to the Fitbit app allows iPhone 5S users to take advantage of their M7 coprocessor to track activities (no Fitbit required), the latest update to Amazon’s Kindle app has tons of features for students with Kindle print replica textbooks, like Flashcards, and PAC-MAN is free for a limited time.
Amazon’s Kindle may be the poster child of the ereader world, but Rakuten-owned Kobo also has its fingers firmly in the ebook pie – and it has just rolled out... Keep reading ?
Adolf Hitler’s “Mein Kampf” has quietly become an e-book bestseller, climbing high on the charts of political books on Apple’s iTunes and Amazon’s Kindle, even as print sales of the 1925 anti-Semitic screed continue to languish.
While Amazon's Kindle Fire tablets offer impressive hardware specifications and low prices, the crippled experience prevents the tablets from being a serious threat to Google's Android tablets or Apple's iPad.