Kindle Sale Offers Entry-Level Model for Just $59

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Amazon is having a pre-Christmas sale of sorts and is discounting several of its hardware products, one of which is its entry-level Kindle ereader, which is on sale for just $59. It’s not the lowest price we’ve seen for the ereader, but it’s still a really good price, and this even allows you to get […]

Kindle Deal Starts Amazon Black Friday Early

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We’ve seen plenty of Kindle deals throughout the year, but Amazon has decided to mix it up a bit and is offering $40 off of any Kindle device with the purchase of a year of Amazon Prime ahead of Black Friday. This is perhaps one of the best deals we’ve seen in a while, given […]

Kindle Sale Knocks Kindle Paperwhite Down to $79

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It’s been a while since we’ve seen a deal on the Kindle Paperwhite, but Amazon’s flagship ereader is seeing a limited-time discount down to $79 for the refurbished model, which is the cheapest we’ve ever seen the ereader. Normally, a refurbished Kindle Paperwhite from Amazon is priced at $109, so this is a generous $30 […]

Amazon 3D Smartphone Launch Confirmed for June 18th?

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It now appears as if Amazon really is poised to launch the Amazon 3D Smartphone like previous rumors said it would. Today, Amazon began allowing absolutely anyone to apply for invites for a launch event that’ll be taking place on June 18th. Amazon first posted a link to the sign ups page on its Twitter account […]

Using the Kindle for Samsung App

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Yesterday Samsung announced a partnership with Amazon to bring a Samsung branded version of the Kindle App to its lineup of Galaxy smartphones and tablets. Along with a new App featuring the word Samsung on the Kindle logo, the announcement also featured a new free book offer called Samsung Book Deals for customers who use […]

Kindle Sale: Staples Discounts All Models by Up to $30

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Amazon discounted some of its Kindle ereaders late last week, but now Staples has taken the baton and is offering the entry-level Kindle ereader for just $49. Furthermore, the office supply store is selling the Kindle Paperwhite for $99 and a plethora of Kindle Fire tablets for up to $30 off. Of course, the discounted […]

Amazon Smartphone Rumors Rekindled By New Report

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Over the past year we’ve heard countless rumors and reports that Amazon was looking to get into the smartphone market, but lately all the talk has been about an Amazon Prime game console. This week though, new details and rumors provided by The Information have rekindled the fire regarding an Amazon Kindle phone after a […]

Kindle Sale Has Entry-Level eReader for $49

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For a one-day only Kindle sale, Amazon is discounting its entry-level Kindle ereader for just $49, which is $20 off the normal $69 price tag. The $49 will get you the Kindle ereader with Special Offers, meaning that you’ll see advertisements here and there. Sadly, the model without Special Offers isn’t on sale, so you’ll […]

Kindle iPad App Could Soon Let Users Buy Books Again

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A settlement proposed by the United States Department of Justice could mean the return of the Store button to Amazon’s Kindle apps for iOS. In the Department of Justice’s proposal for repairing the eBook market that Apple was found guilty of manipulating in July, Apple would be required to allow other eBook stores to have […]

Kindle iOS App Adds Kindle Paperwhite Feature X-Ray

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The latest version of the Amazon Kindle app for iPhone and iPad adds a feature that Amazon first introduced in the Kindle Touch last year and continued into the Kindle Paperwhite. The new feature in Amazon Kindle for iOS 3.5 is called X-Ray. X-Ray lets readers see how often a person or phrase appears throughout […]

Amazon Explains The Tech of the Kindle Paperwhite (Video)

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Amazon’s new Kindle Paperwhite will begin shipping next week, but before readers can get their hands on the device Amazon wants to explain the technology behind the new eReader. Today Amazon posted a YouTube video featuring some of the people who helped make the Kindle Paperwhite possible. A large part of the video involves the […]

Amazon Lowers Price on Kindle and Kindle Touch

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Amazon announced their new lineup of Kindle eReaders with a new Kindle Paperwhite, while lowering the price of their simple Kindle and Kindle Touch eInk ebook readers. They discounted the older models much like Apple does with their previous generation devices like the iPad 2 at a $100 off. Amazon dropped their prices by $10 making […]

Amazon Introduces $159 7-inch Kindle Fire With Better Specs

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During its press conference today Amazon announced an update to its 7-inch Kindle Fire along with a new, lower price of $159. The new Amazon Kindle Fire uses the same plastic shell and 7-inch display as the first Kindle Fire, but the internal specs are much improved. The new Kindle Fire features a 40% faster processor […]

Amazon Kindle FreeTime Delivers Finest Parental Controls

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Along with updated and new Kindles, Amazon announced a new feature for their tablets called FreeTime that gives parents a chance to control how their kids can use the tablet. These new controls may only arrive on the new 7-inch and 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD tablets, but for parents this might be reason enough to […]

Deep Discounts Hint New Kindles Coming Soon

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Amazon might be ready to unveil a few new Kindles sometime in the near future if today’s Gold Box deals are any indication. As Gizmodo first noted, today Amazon put the Kindle DX on sale for $269, a full $110 below its original price. The Amazon Kindle DX is the company’s 10-inch eReader which hasn’t […]

Father’s Day Tech Gift Guide: 15 Great Last Minute Gifts

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Check out these great last-minute Father’s Day gift ideas that are perfect for tech, photo and gadget loving dads. Our Father’s Day Tech Gift Guide only includes gifts available at Amazon and local stores so last-minute purchases don’t need to look like last-minute gifts. In order to receive the items in time for Father’s Day makes […]

Kindle Touch vs Nook Simple Touch With GlowLight

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Taking each of these eReaders’ features and functionality into consideration, which one is best? It depends on what you need and how you read. Read our in-depth comparison between the Amazon Kindle Touch and the Barnes & Noble Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight to help you decide which one you should buy.

Kindle Fire Firestorm About Touch Is Much Ado About Android

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Lots of folks are picking up on a study that says users are having some “fat finger” difficulty with Touch on the Kindle Fire. All of the Apple lovers are saying this affirms Steve Jobs’ comments that Tablets in a 7 inch form factor just won’t work. Time may indeed prove Jobs correct, but quite […]

Anaylsts Prove that They are the Netbook of Prognosticators

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This will be a bit of a rant here. But it’s a theme I’ve been on for quite some time. For the life of me I don’t know how financial and market analysts stay in business, or for that matter attract any. But then if you believe in old P.T. Barnum, I guess that answers […]

Gift Guide: Geek Gifts for Non-Geeks

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Face it, many of the people on your shopping list this holiday seasons have no interest in the geeky gifts that you would love to give them. They don’t want a smartphone and have no interest in a computer, or anything to do with either one of them. However, they might be someone who needs […]