Many Amazon Kindle Fire users have been returning their devices not necessarily in droves, but enough to warrant mainstream attention. Amazon has informed the New York Times that it intends on releasing an over the air patch in the next two weeks that should fix a myriad of problems.
One of the main improvements would affect the main UI on on the home screen. This would fix an issue on the recently added items and you will now be able to remove these as you see fit. Another major revision is pertaining to the Amazon Silk web browser which has not lived up to customer expectations. A ton of people are claiming that they see no drastic performance increase with the caching that occurs on the cloud servers. It is only with heavy usage over a long duration that you start to notice the speed. There is no word yet if volume bugs will be worked out or other complaints.