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Kindle introduces a new sharing feature for ebooks

Amazon recently announced a new Kindle sharing experience that makes it easy for people to have conversations about the books they like. Users can now use their preferred messaging platform to share quotes and

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Amazon announces Fire OS 5 Developer Preview

While it may not seem like a big deal for the average consumer, it will allow developers to go ahead and test their apps on what will ultimately be the

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Amazon launches Kindle for Kids bundle just in time for Summer

Amazon has launched the new Kindle For Kids bundle that will, hopefully, help your children get their Summer started on the right page with the right book.

Accessories

Five free Kindle books, ends 5/18

If you’re looking for a nice freebie to start your week off right, you’ve found it. Amazon has made the following Kindle books absolutely free of charge to help rejuvenate

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Amazon Kindle app update adds professional narration to existing books

So you’ve got yourself a number of books that you’re reading at home and/or at work on lunch break. The problem, as you see it, is that you’d like to

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Samsung and Amazon announce free eBooks via “Kindle for Samsung” service

As of late, Samsung has been using its enormous power to negotiate free extras to the millions of Galaxy owners world-wide. Samsung has now inked a deal with Amazon to

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Possible prototype of Amazon’s smartphone leaks

For years, rumors have been centered around Amazon and their plans to reveal their first smartphone. It may be happening sooner rather than later, thanks to a leaked image from

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Amazon slashes Kindles by 20% for one day only

Been on the fence about whether to get a Kindle or Kindle Fire for yourself or a family member? Did you miss out on the Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Deals & Steals

Amazon announces second annual 12 Days of Deals for books

You bought yourself a new Kindle Fire HD or Android tablet, eh? You do plan to use that for educational and informational reasons, right? Amazon has introduced its second annual 12

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Amazon Kindle app for Android gets new interface

  Amazon announced on Friday (April 26) an update to the Kindle app for Android which sees a number of new features and improvements. Most notably, the tablet experience looks

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Amazon working on a Kindle TV set-top box?

Lately, it seems that Amazon is trying to take over the technology world. They began with e-readers, moved on to tablets, revealed that they may be working on a smartphone,

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6 of the best Android apps for reading magazines and newspapers

One of our favorite uses for an Android tablet is to put that thing into portrait mode and read digital copies of our magazines and newspapers. Well, to be fair,

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Barnes & Noble launching a successor to Nook Tablet?

Today is finally the day when Amazon will launch some new “amazing” stuff, and that event will make an impact on their competitors,  forcing them to come up with new

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WSJ reports Amazon working on “Kindle Phone”, to release as early as late 2012

There have been rumors floating around for a bit now about Amazon working on a so-called “Kindle Phone”. Now, the Wall Street Journal is reporting the same thing, adding coals

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Multiple Kindle Fire successors due, including a 4G LTE model

Will Amazon raise the bar for Android tablets yet again this fall? Bet on it.