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Amazon sends money to Kindle readers affected by e-book price-fixing scandal

Check your e-mail: Amazon may have sent you some free money. » zum Artikel

Using Amazon Kindle Fire HDX Tablets in the Enterprise

A couple of months ago, Amazon sent me its (then) new Kindle Fire HDX 8.9" tablet for review. After spending some time with the device, I wrote a piece comparing its strengths to the most popular tablet available today: Apple's iPad. » zum Artikel

Microsoft working on Kindle-like Xbox reading app for Windows 8

Microsoft's getting ready to follow Amazon, Apple, and Google into the reading game with an app for Windows to peruse e-books, magazines, and comics. The new app appears be part of Microsoft's cross-platform Xbox entertainment services, which currently include Xbox Music and Video. » zum Artikel

Survey: Amazon sees more spending from Kindle owners

Amazon's strategy of selling Kindle devices at cost is paying off for the retailer, at least according to one survey. » zum Artikel

Amazon's Kindle Fire still a minor player in China's tablet market

Chinese users had to wait for over a year before Amazon.com officially brought its Kindle Fire tablet to the country back in June. But so far, shipments of the products have been very low as competition in the country's tablet sector continues to remain fierce. » zum Artikel

8.9in Amazon Kindle Fire HDX now shipping in the UK

The new 8.9in Kindle Fire HDX is now shipping in the UK. At just 374 grams it is the lightest large-screen tablet in the market, says Amazon. The new Kindle Fire HDX 8.9in is £329 and will allow you to access Amazon's 27 million films, TV shows, songs, apps, games, books, audiobooks and magazines. (See also: Kindle Fire HDX review - hands on with Amazon's smart new 7in and 9in tablets.) » zum Artikel

Amazon's Kindle Fire update brings the best of both worlds to the Fire HD and HDX

Amazon doesn't want to just be known as your entertainment portal--it wants to be your everything portal. The company hopes to continue to instill that vibe with the latest software update for its Android-based tablet line. Fire OS 3.1 begins rolling out Monday to Kindle Fire HD and Fire HDX devices, bringing with it a few new features, like enterprise support and wireless printing to turn your ... » zum Artikel

Kindle Fire HDX 8.9: Unapologetically content-driven

In the handset marketplace, the iPhone is simply one of at least a half a dozen equally capable options. There's less competition among compact tablets, but many consumers only desire those things as ultraportable entertainment devices or "wicked big phones" instead of as real, powerful computers. » zum Artikel

US-Buchläden dürfen Kindle-Lesegeräte verkaufen

Amazon legt Programm "Source" auf: Amazon hat mit seinem Online-Versand vielen Buchläden das Wasser abgegraben. Den verbliebenen unabhängigen Geschäften in den USA bietet der Konzern nun an, seine Kindle-Lesegeräte und -Tablets zu verkaufen. Gehen die Buchhändler auf das Angebot ein, erhalten sie zudem zwei Jahre lang einen Anteil von zehn Prozent an jedem über das Gerät gekauften elektronischen Buch. » zum Artikel

Amazon introduces Kindle First to offer books before they're released

Amazon wants you to be the envy of your book club. Well, to be more specific, Amazon wants your moola, but it wants to earn it by selling you book worm-y bragging rights with access to books before they are officially released. » zum Artikel

Specs showdown: iPad mini vs. Nexus 7 vs. Kindle Fire HDX

Prepare your wallets, mortgage your house, and start looking for odd jobs around the neighborhood, because Apple's new iPad mini with Retina display looks to be one of the must-have gadgets of the year. By combining a small frame with a faster processor and a better screen, Apple's taken everything we loved about the original Mini and pumped it up a few notches to keep the tablet competitive against ... » zum Artikel

Amazon kündigt neue Kindle-Tablets an

Neue Hardware fürs Weihnachtsgeschäft: Anfangs mussten Kunden in Deutschland länger auf Amazons Tablets Kindle Fire warten. Beim neuen Modell HDX werden sie dagegen fast sofort bedient. Wie immer setzt der Online-Händler auf niedrige Preise. » zum Artikel

Don't drop your Kindle Fire HDX, because it's a pain to repair

If you're clumsy with your electronics, you might want to think twice about buying Amazon's superb new 7-inch Kindle Fire HDX. If you break the front glass or damage its innards, you're going to have one heck of a time repairing it. » zum Artikel

Moving ebooks from Mac to Kindle

Reader Enid Hartman has recently obtained her first ebook reader and has a question. She writes: » zum Artikel

7-inch tablet showdown: Kindle Fire HDX vs. Nexus 7

Sure, sure. The tablet market is teeming with options, but are you seriously going to buy Sony's Xperia Tablet Z Or Samsung's Galaxy Note 10.1, the 2014 edition No, you're not. That's because the tablet market has conveniently divided itself into two distinct product categories, with marquee devices on one side and "budget tablets" (see also: low performing) on the other. Thankfully, the truly great ... » zum Artikel

Amazon Matchmaker mashes cheap Audible audiobooks with Kindle ebooks

If you have a big library of Kindle books, Amazon is hoping you'll spend a little extra for the audio versions. » zum Artikel

Kindle Paperwhite review: Ebook reader gets warmer, faster

Last year the Kindle Paperwhite finally gave ebook readers what they'd been asking Amazon about for years: A Kindle that could be read in the dark without clipping on a book light. It was a good product, but early adopters complained that the screen lighting was a bit uneven. With the 2013 model, Amazon has fixed that problem, improved the lighting, and thrown in a bunch of nifty software updates. » zum Artikel

Kindle Fire HDX 7-inch review: Third time's the charm

The Kindle Fire HDX is magnificently focused on content. When critics describe other tablets as "content focused," the term is intended to be slightly demeaning, as though the device were good for little more than turning pages and watching videos. When applied to the HDX, however, the term is indicative of a design that targets a specific kind of tablet user and is eager to make them very, very ... » zum Artikel

Windows 8 Update: New Kindle takes on Microsoft Surface 2 in workplace

The new Kindle Fire HDX tablet is giving Microsoft's Surface 2 a run for its money as a business device even though the Surface 2 won't be available until next month. » zum Artikel

New Kindle Fire HDX's tech support button could push IT to yell 'Mayday!'

With the tap of a button on any of the new Kindle Fire HDX tablets, Amazon promises that a frustrated user can get free tech support and tips from a live agent via video, hopefully within 15 seconds. » zum Artikel

Hands-on with Kindle Fire HDX, Amazon's next-generation 7 and 9-inch tablets

Two years ago, Amazon introduced the Kindle Fire. It was the first affordable color tablet offered by a major hardware manufacturer, and certainly the first respectable tablet that fit in a coat pocket. » zum Artikel

Kindle Fire HDX tablets show big push for business users

Amazon Wednesday unveiled two Kindle Fire HDX tablets with features that indicate a clear attempt to attract business users to the platform. » zum Artikel

Amazon schickt neues Tablet ins Rennen

Kindle Fire HDX: Der Online-Händler Amazon legt bei seinen Kindle-Tablets nach. Neben einem schnelleren Chip und mehr Speicher bekommt der Nutzer eine "Notruf"-Funktion, die eine Verbindung zum Kundendienst aufbaut. » zum Artikel

Amazon redesigns Kindle app for iOS 7, adds Collections

Many new iOS app updates are being released today to work with the new iOS 7 on iPhone 4 and later, but one free update expected to draw general interest is a major update to the Amazon Kindle for iOS reader. » zum Artikel

New Amazon Kindle Fire 2 tablet leaks online

We're expecting Amazon to update its range of Kindle Fire tablets soon and one has been shown in a new leak. » zum Artikel

To launch a Kindle smartphone, Amazon needs wireless patents and carriers

Amazon won't be ready to launch its much-anticipated Kindle smartphone until it builds up an ample portfolio of wireless-related patents and more relationships with mobile operators, an analyst said Monday. » zum Artikel

Amazon unveils new Kindle Paperwhite with fall ship dates

The next generation of Amazon's high-contrast-y glow-y e-reader will be available to consumers this fall. » zum Artikel

Amazon's Kindle MatchBook turns past print purchases into low-cost e-books

Amazon has a new plan to introduce tech-wary readers to the world of e-books without breaking the bank. Starting in October, Amazon book buyers will be able to buy Kindle versions of their past, present, and future print purchases for $3 or less. » zum Artikel

New Nexus 7 takes on iPad Mini and Kindle Fire HD

Last year's Asus-made Google Nexus 7 was the first 7-inch tablet done right, and it quickly created a market for a media tablet, a more portable unit primarily used to read books, watch movies, and listen to music. Although backward-thinking analyst firms and IT pros considered the iPad and the 10-inch Android equivalents to be "mere" media tablets, in fact they were general-purpose tablets, with ... » zum Artikel

Angry Apple makes hollow threat to bar Kindle, other e-book apps

Apple on Friday responded to e-book price-fixing remedies proposed by the U.S. Department of Justice and 33 state attorneys general with, among other things, an implied threat that it could yank Amazon's Kindle app from its iPad and iPhone App Store. » zum Artikel


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A couple of months ago, Amazon sent me its (then) new Kindle Fire HDX 8.9" tablet for review. After spending some time with the device, I wrote a piece comparing its strengths to the most popular tablet available today: Apple's iPad.
Microsoft's getting ready to follow Amazon, Apple, and Google into the reading game with an app for Windows to peruse e-books, magazines, and comics. The new app appears be part of Microsoft's cross-platform Xbox entertainment services, which currently include Xbox Music and Video.