Amazon is now selling refurbished Kindle Paperwhite 4 e-readers for $119, which is only $10 less than the normal version. This is the latest gen Kindle with a front-lit, Audible support and it is also waterproof. This is the first time that Amazon has made the refurbished units available for this particular … [Read more...] about Amazon is now selling refurbished models of the Kindle Paperwhite 4
Amazon has just unveiled a new Fire 7 tablet that will retail for $49 for the 16GB version and $69 for 32GB. They are available for pre-order and they will begin shipping on June 6, 2019. Amazon is also offering different colors for the first time, you can choose from black, plum, sage and twilight blue.The Fire 7 … [Read more...] about Amazon will release a new Fire 7 Tablet on June 6, 2019
The Amazon Fire TV system may not get a ton of press on a monthly basis, but the streaming service has 34 million monthly active users, further widening its lead over competitor Roku. These figures come from Jenn Prenner, head of global marketing, growth and engagement for Fire TV at the Pay TV Show. Additionally, … [Read more...] about Fire TV has 34 million monthly users
Amazon plans on releasing a new Fire tablet sometime in the next few weeks. The company might refresh the Fire 7 or the Fire 10, the exact model is currently unknown. The new device has just obtained FCC certification and it supports WIFI.Other features revealed by the FCC documents include support for dual-band … [Read more...] about Amazon is going to release a new Fire Tablet
Amazon's tablet strategy has been a race to the bottom in recent years. They tend to release sub-par devices that don't have great specs, but are cheap and cheerful. This has worked out for them, they are frequently in 2nd and 3rd place in worldwide tablet sales, so people are obviously buying them in droves. Amazon is … [Read more...] about Amazon Fire Tablets are on sale – should you buy one?
Amazon is running a Mother's Day promotion for the Kindle Paperwhite 4 and the new Kindle with frontlight. The Paperwhite 4 has received a $40 discount and is now on sale for $89, the price has never been slashed like this before. The entry level Kindle has received a $20 savings and can be purchased for $69.In … [Read more...] about Kindle Paperwhite 4 on sale for $89 in the States and $119 in Canada
Amazon is closing down their storyboard and script writing software on June 30th and all documents will be purged from the platform. Writers have until that date to download all of their materials and store them locally. Amazon Studios has also announced they are no longer accepting submissions, which is why they are … [Read more...] about Amazon is closing down Storywriter and Storybuilder
Amazon has just launched a marketplace in the United Arab Emirates They rebranded their Dubai-based e-commerce company Souq.com that they acquired for $580 million. The Souq website will still be available in Saudi Arabia and Egypt, but for everyone else they are now being redirected to the landing page for … [Read more...] about Amazon is now directly selling the Kindle in the UAE
The vast majority of Amazon Kindles have always had a black body. Quite recently Amazon has given the option to buy the entry level Kindle and the Paperwhite in both black and white. Meanwhile the Oasis can be purchased in black, but also merlot and walnut. What color do you prefer your Kindle?The very first Amazon … [Read more...] about Do you prefer black or white Kindles?
The basic entry level Kindle has been refreshed with some pretty compelling features. It has a brand new E Ink Carta display, whereas all of the other Kindles employed E Ink Pearl, which came out in 2010. It also is employing a front-lit display, which is ideal for reading in the dark, but unlike smartphones which are … [Read more...] about Amazon Kindle e-Reader – 2019 Review
Amazon is shuttering their domestic e-commerce marketplace business in China. Shoppers in China will no longer be able to buy goods from other third-party merchants , but they still will be able to order from the United States, United Kingdom, Denmark and Japan via Amazon’s global store.Amazon.cn will continue to … [Read more...] about Amazon will continue to support the Kindle in China
The entry level Kindle has just been refreshed and it came out last week. This device now has an adjustable front-lit display and a E Ink Carta HD display. It has the ability to buy audiobooks from the Kindle store and they can be listened to with a pair of wireless headphones or external speakers.The entry level … [Read more...] about Unboxing the brand new Amazon Kindle Basic 2019