Lisa Campbell, writing for The Bookseller: Waterstones is removing Amazon’s Kindle devices from many of it stores as sales “continue to be pitiful”. The company’s m.d James Daunt said there had been no sign of a “bounce” in Kindle sales,...Show More Summary
Beginning today, the publisher's full line of monthly comics will be released on comiXology and the Kindle Store the same day as print.
If you’re an avid reader, you probably already use devices like Amazon’s Kindle or Apple’s iPad for flipping through those page-turners, but you may not be familiar with other aspects of the internet that can change the way you experience books. Show More Summary
No one product can be all things to all people, that’s the point of variety. It’s why Apple now has multiple sized iPhones and iPads and why Amazon continues to try filling in the gaps on its Kindle Fire tablet lineup with an increasingly eclectic lineup of shapes and sizes The new Kindle Fire HD 10 is of a piece with that strategy. Show More Summary
EPIX today said customers who use its mobile application will soon be able to download movies and television shows for playback when offline. Offline play will be made available to Amazon's Kindle Fire-branded devices and all Apple and Android mobile devices. Show More Summary
Amazon's Kindle Fire HD 6-inch tablet is already one of the cheapest on the market ($100 with ads), but the company is looking to release an even cheaper 6-inch device, according to a Monday report by the Wall Street Journal. The new...Show More Summary
Amazon has launched its Kindle Unlimited rental service in India, giving customers in the country the ability to choose from over 1 million titles for just ?199 ($3) a month. Amazon is sweetening the deal by offering the first month of membership for ?99 ($1.5).
Microsoft's Applied Sciences Group has demoed a brand new Surface keyboard accessory containing an e-ink display, like those found in Amazon's Kindles, that works alongside the main 10.6-inch display. Dubbed the "DisplayCover," theShow More Summary
Amazon has dropped the price of the Kindle edition of my new book, The Art of Smart Football, to 99 cents. My old book, The Essential Smart Football, is also only 99 cents right now. Note that you can read Kindle books on non-Kindle devices by downloading the free Kindle app for your computer or […]
Traffic signs using similar electronic ink technology to Amazon's Kindle e-reader could soon be lining Australian roads, after a successful trial Developed by Australia's Roads and Maritime Services (RMS), the new energy efficient signage...Show More Summary
It's no secret that Barnes & Noble has struggled to profit from its Nook reading platform. Still, there are people who continue to use and invest in the ecosystem, despite the rise of others including Amazon's Kindle. Now, after ending...Show More Summary
AT AMAZON: All-New Kindle Paperwhite.
Amazon’s Kindle app can now share previews of books and text snippets to apps like Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp or via text message. Kindle users could already share quotes, highlights and recommendations to Facebook and Twitter, but this is the first time Amazon is allowing readers to share via a messaging platform. Show More Summary
The world of indie publishing is set to undergo yet another tectonic shift, initiated by the world's biggest publisher: Amazon In a message posted to its website last week, the company announced plans to dramatically change the way it...Show More Summary
Amazon has announced a new deal with Marvel that will see over 12,000 back-issue comic books available directly from Amazon’s Kindle store. Read more...
Marvel announced a new agreement with Comixology and parent company Amazon that expands the comic publisher's digital titles onto Amazon's Kindle.
More than 12,000 single-issue Marvel comics will be available on Amazon's Kindle Store.
The Amazon Kindle Paperwhite is one of the various e-readers offered by Amazon. While there are some benefits to using the Kindle Paperwhite, its resolution has left much to be desired. Last year’s model only had a resolution that offered 212 pixels per inch with a 6-inch display which is hardly the sharpest around, but good enough to read. Show More Summary
If you’ve been wondering why Amazon‘s been selling their Kindles at a discount lately, the answer is here, and it’s fairly expected. The online retailer just revealed the brand new version of the […]
When Amazon released its $199 Kindle Voyage e-reader last year, it set the bar for the high-end of the company's e-ink reading experience Now, Amazon is bringing that high-end image quality down to its popular and more affordable $119...Show More Summary