Former Windows Phone Exec Working on Secret Amazon Project
Apr 3, 2013 - in News
Is Kindel now working on Kindle?
Kindle Fire 8.9 4G LTE Coming to AT&T This Week
Apr 1, 2013 - in News
You can get Amazon's tablet for a discount on AT&T starting this week.
Kindle Phone May Have 4.7-Inch Screen
Mar 27, 2013 - in News
Amazon's Kindle phone delay may be partially due to a change in screen size.
Amazon Kindle Smartphone Delayed Over Design Issues
Mar 14, 2013 - in News
The Kindle smartphone is still in the engineering verification test phase, claims supply chain.
Kindle Fire 8.9 Now Available in the UK
Mar 14, 2013 - in News
A big brother for your 7-inch Kindle Fire.
Amazon Hacks Kindle Fire HD 8.9 Tablet Pricetag
Mar 13, 2013 - in News
Amazon has lowered the price of its Kindle Fire HD 8.9 tablet, further distancing it from Apple's pricier iPad Mini.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite Review: The Best E-Book Reader?
Mar 11, 2013 - in Reviews
Although Amazon's Kindle Fire HD gets all of the glory, the company's hardware business is rooted in e-books. The Kindle Paperwhite's front-light promises something different. But with the recent proliferation of cheap tablets, is it still worth buying?
Report: Microsoft, Amazon Delay Plans for Smartphones
Feb 13, 2013 - in News
Amazon and Microsoft were slated to release branded smartphones by mid-2013, but those plans may have been delayed.
Tablets Accounted for 46 Percent of PC Shipments in Q4
Feb 8, 2013 - in News
134 million units includes 46.2 million units qualifying as tablets.
Amazon Q4 2012 Earnings: Sales of $21B, Profits Drops
Jan 31, 2013 - in News
Net income dropped by 45 percent to $97 million.
Kindle Fire Accounts for 37% of U.S. Android Tablet Market
Jan 30, 2013 - in News
Barnes and Noble Nook took second place with a 10 percent share.
Amazon Releases In-App Purchasing API for PC, Mac, Apps
Jan 22, 2013 - in News
Many PC, Mac and web-based games sold on Amazon will use the company's new in-app purchasing API.
Best Buy Online Sales Rise Due to Amazon Tax
Jan 11, 2013 - in News
Best Buy and other retailers may profit at the expense of Amazon.
iPad Dominates Tablet Market, Google Nexus Increases Share
Dec 30, 2012 - in News
Apple's tablet accounts for 87 percent of North American web traffic.
Interest for Surface RT Dropped After Launch, Study Reveals
Dec 17, 2012 - in News
Holiday shoppers will prefer the iPad over all other tablets, a report claims.
Amazon Granted Gadget-Airbag Patent
Dec 12, 2012 - in News
Would protect smartphones and tablets from breaking.
LoveFilm Arrives on UK Wii U Consoles
Dec 11, 2012 - in News
Users can even watch content on the Wii U GamePad.
Waterstone's Customers Complain About Ads on Kindles
Dec 7, 2012 - in News
Users aren't happy about the retailer's custom content appearing on their devices.
Forbes: Bill Gates is World's Fourth Most Powerful Person
Dec 6, 2012 - in News
Google founders ranked as 20th, while Facebook creator settles for 25th spot.
LoveFilm Arrives on UK Wiis
Dec 6, 2012 - in News
All the standard definition content you can handle.
Consumers Spent $3 Billion in Online Shopping Last Week
Dec 4, 2012 - in News
Holiday sales increase by 15 percent to $20.4 billion.
Rumor: Microsoft, Amazon to Release Smartphones in 2013
Nov 28, 2012 - in News
Foxconn has reportedly received smartphone orders from both Amazon and Microsoft.
Record $1 Billion Spent by Shoppers Online on Black Friday
Nov 26, 2012 - in News
Increase in spending represents 26 percent jump over last year.
Amazon's 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD Now Shipping
Nov 16, 2012 - in News
The Wi-Fi version of Amazon's 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD tablet is now shipping and will be available at Amazon and Best Buy on Friday.
PC Sales Set to Decline For Years, Analyst Warns
Nov 14, 2012 - in News
PC industry blamed for not recognizing and adapting to consumer's interest in tablets.
Microsoft Generates 46 Percent Profit on Surface Tablet
Nov 5, 2012 - in News
Software giant pockets $228 for each unit sold.
Amazon Starts Shipping Three New Kindles in the UK
Oct 25, 2012 - in News
Fire spreads to the UK.
Amazon's Kindle Fire HD: Better; Can It Compete With The Nexus 7?
Oct 24, 2012 - in Reviews
Amazon's new Kindle Fire HD matches the Nexus 7's low $199 price point. But can it stand up to Google's features or performance? Yes—and no. Amazon addicts take note: the Kindle Fire HD may be just what you're looking for, even if its hardware is older.
Amazon May Be Ditching The Kindle Touch Too
Oct 24, 2012 - in News
Looks like Amazon is retiring the much-loved Kindle Touch e-reader.
LoveFilm Letting Some Users Sign In with Amazon Profiles
Oct 20, 2012 - in News
Just Kindle users for the moment.