Tag: Kindle

Amazon releases new Kindle commercial a day before big announcement

During today's opening NFL game between the New York Giants and the Dallas Cowboys (Go GIANTS!), Amazon ran a commercial showing off some different Kindle e-readers. While that might not sound like a big deal on its own, it suddenly becomes one when we expect Amazon to announce a number of new devices tomorrow, ...

Kindle Fire is top-selling Amazon for the 8th consecutive week

The Amazon Kindle Fire is a success. For the 8th straight week, the Kindle Fire has been the best selling item on Amazon.com. In addition to strong sales for the Kindle Fire, the entire Kindle family's sales this Black Friday quadrupled compared to the same time last year. The Kindle Fire was released on ...

Target, Walmart Stores selling the Kindle Fire for $123

It looks like some Target and Walmart stores are offering the Kindle Fire for $123, yes you read it right, $123 which is $77 cheaper than its suggested retail price. A Target location in Trumbull, CT has ran a limited time offer on the Kindle Fire selling it for $123.38. Another unknown Walmart location is ...

iFixIt takes on the Amazon Kindle Fire, tears it down into pieces

With the Amazon Kindle Fire just released, the folks at iFixt didn't waste any time in tearing it down into pieces. Judging from the pictures, it doesn't look like it is going to be really hard to dismantle this 7-inch tablet. During the many steps of the teardown, you will find out that the K-Fire sports a ...

Amazon Giveaway: 10 Kindle Fire tablets and $250 gift cards

While we are all awaiting the release of the Kindle Fire on November 15, Amazon decided to give some of them away along with $250 Amazon.com gift cards. All you have to do is head to their Facebook page and "like" it. Once you do that, you'll have to input your name, email and phone number in order to be entered ...

Amazon to sell the Kindle Fire at loss; let the price war begin

According to Reuters, IHS iSuppli figured that the Kindle Fire is going to be sold at loss. They claim that the tablet manufacturing costs are $209.63, which is $9.63 higher than what it is going to sell for. It doesn't take a genius to understand Amazon's intentions are to beat the competition, which includes ...

Video: Amazon’s Silk Browser for the Kindle Fire explained

Mobile viewing link Amazon announced earlier today that they'll release their very own Android tablet, the Amazon Kindle Fire. Along with it, came the Silk browser which is supposed to be using, just like the Opera browser, cloud servers to load data. A couple of software developers have put up a video ...

Report: Amazon tablet to launch by October

According to a report by the Wall Street Journal, Amazon could launch their tablet by October. This is in line with previous reports of the online retail giant launching a tablet as early as August/September. The Wall Street Journal reports that in addition to the tablet, Amazon also plans on releasing two updated ...

Amazon Kindle app for Android updated for Honeycomb support

The Kindle for Android app was updated by Amazon today. The update brings a better user experience for those using the app on their Android 3.0 (Honeycomb) tablets. In addition, the update also brings the ability to pause and resume downloads and enhanced word look-up with a built-in dictionary with over 250,000 ...

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