Kindle Fire HD

Kindle Paperwhite to be available at Waterstones by Halloween

By Dan Eldridge
October 16, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Bookseller is reporting today that the European bookstore chain Waterstones will be offering the Kindle Paperwhite for sale—in-store—before the end of October. This should come as welcome news to anyone based in Western Europe who’s been planing on buying a Paperwhite, but [...]

Why did Wal-Mart really decide to stop selling the Kindle?

By Dan Eldridge
September 20, 2012 // 0 Comments

By now, many of you have probably heard the news that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has chosen to stop carrying the Amazon Kindle. (“This includes all Amazon Kindle models current and recently announced,” according to a Wal-Mart spokesperson.) The news seems to have broken sometime this morning, [...]

Kindle Fire HDs apparently can’t change line spacing …

By David Rothman
September 17, 2012 // 7 Comments

Kindle Fire HD tablets apparently can’t change line spacing when you’re reading an e-book. Is this part of a consumer-hostile niching initiative by Amazon to high-pressure my fellow Kindle addicts into buying more than one gizmo? Yes, I suspect—if we consider similar disappointments, such [...]

Morning Links – Stories you may have missed

By Dan Eldridge
September 17, 2012 // 0 Comments

            Judge Cote has preliminarily approved the states’ $69M e-book pricing settlement (PaidContent) Young Adult (YA) Books Attract Growing Number of Adult Fans (Infodocket) Book Publisher Launches Educational Tablet at Manila Int’l Book Fair (Good [...]

The 7-inch iPad may not be a value product after all

By a TeleRead Contributor
September 15, 2012 // 4 Comments

By Jeremy Hill | for Gadgetell Apple spent its entire media event this past Wednesday showing off the iPhone 5, the fifth generation iPod Touch, the iPod Nano and updated software for iOS and iTunes. We didn’t hear a peep about the fabled 7-inch iPad, so it’s fair to assume that’s being [...]

Get your 7-inch 16GB Kindle Fire HD today

By a TeleRead Contributor
September 14, 2012 // 3 Comments

By Jeremy Hill | for the Technology Tell network               Orders for the 16GB version of the 7-inch Kindle Fire HD for $199 are being accepted by Amazon today. This is the first version of the Kindle Fire HD to ship to customers, and if you happen to be [...]

Morning Roundup — Links to Start Your Day

By Joanna Cabot
September 12, 2012 // 0 Comments

Kindle Fire HD Roundup of Reviews {via The Digital Reader} Newspapers See Disappointing Print & Digital Ad Revenue {via Good E-Reader} Man Booker Shortlist Turns its Back on ‘Readability’ {via The Telegraph} Bye Bye 9.99 {via An American Editor} Kindle Daily Deal: Collision of [...]

News Roundup: Links to start your day

By Joanna Cabot
September 11, 2012 // 0 Comments

• Everything You Need to Know About the Kindle Fire HD (Good E-Reader) • HarperCollins Reaches New Agreements … on eBook Prices (NYT) • Newspapers Print Ad Losses are Larger Than Digital Gains (Poynter) • Kindle Daily Deal: Winter’s Tale & Catcher’s [...]

Amazon flexes its tech muscles during Kindle Fire HD event

By a TeleRead Contributor
September 7, 2012 // 0 Comments

By Jeremy Hill | for the Technology Tell network Oh boy, Amazon pulled an Apple yesterday. The Kindle media event yesterday showed Amazon in a totally different light. Amazon showed that it’s no longer content with being an online retail giant that happens to have a tablet. Amazon is going for [...]

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