If you were looking to get some massive last minute savings on various Kindle e-readers as a gift for Christmas or a new device for yourself, Amazon has just put the Black Friday deals live for Canadian, UK and US customers.In the United States, the 4th generation Kindle Paperwhite starts at $84.99 for the 8GB model and the entry-level Kindle Basic is marked down to $59, … [Read more...] about Amazon Kindle Black Friday Deals are now Live
Kobo opened up an audiobook store a couple of years ago and they sell them on an individual basis or a subscription, where you get an audiobook a month. The delivery of the content is through their line of mobile apps for Android and iOS, but their Kobo e-readers have never had bluetooth support or an audio player. Will this change next year?Amazon introduced audiobook … [Read more...] about Will Kobo introduce e-readers with audiobook support?
Amazon has introduced an interesting variant of the most affordable Kindle e-reader. It features a longer display as well as a built-in light source, a characteristic earlier reserved for its pricier products. At £69.99, £10 more than the prior model, the brand-new Kindle includes a 6-inch E ink screen with an adaptable front side light source that projects at the sides of the … [Read more...] about What Makes Kindles So Awesome
Many adults purchase a Kindle e-reader because it taps into the largest digital ecosystem in the world. Kids though are not a highly targeted demographic, but Amazon is getting serious about selling Kindles to kids.Amazon has just announced a new entry level Kindle that is aimed at your children. Kindle Kids Edition is a new reading experience designed just for kids—now … [Read more...] about Would you buy a Kindle for the Kids?
Older Kindle e-readers need a mandatory firmware update in order to continue to purchase ebooks from Amazon. This includes the Kindle DX, Kindle Keyboard, Kindle Basic 4th and 5th generation, Kindle Paperwhite 2012, Kindle Touch and many others.This update needs to be installed by October 1, 2019 or you will be unable to use the Kindle services on your device. The update … [Read more...] about Kindle e-readers need a mandatory firmware update to work
Amazon is offering a crazy deal for US Prime Members for various Kindle e-readers. The Kindle Paperwhite 4 has received a $40 discount and is available for $90. The entry level 10th generation Kindle Basic with a a front-light is on sale for a paltry $60.If you already have a Kindle and are looking for a Fire tablet, these are on sale too. This year's Fire 7 tablet costs … [Read more...] about Amazon is offering insane deals on new Kindle e-readers
Amazon has just disclosed to Good e-Reader that they are having a hardware unveiling on September 25th. Details are slim, with the company only promising that it’ll “share some new things from the Amazon Devices and Services team." They will likely issue new Echo products and maybe a new Fire Tablet or two, there are also rumors swirling that a high-end Echo to compete with … [Read more...] about Amazon is having hardware event on September 25th
There are three different e-readers that have the 10th generation designation. The Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 4, Kindle Oasis 3 and the Kindle 9. This comparison will take a look at all of the unique features they bring to the table and what one might be best for you.The entry level 10th Generation Kindle 9 has been refreshed with some pretty compelling features. It has a … [Read more...] about Kindle 9 vs Kindle Paperwhite 4 vs Kindle Oasis 3
The Amazon Kindle Oasis 3 has experienced stock shortages ever since it was released a few months ago. It is again out of stock on the main Amazon website for the 8GB and 32GB versions. This includes the black and champagne gold color options as well. The soonest that Amazon will have more models available is September 4th and some variants are delayed even longer.The Oasis … [Read more...] about Kindle Oasis is out of stock until September
There are dozens of cases that were designed for the Amazon Kindle Oasis 2 by companies such as Casebot and Ayotu, that do not work on the latest generation Oasis 3. This is because the Oasis 3 has their magnets in a slightly different position, the second gen model had their magnets on the back contoured edge. This means that most Amazon cases for the Oasis 2 and various 3rd … [Read more...] about Many 3rd party cases for the Oasis 2 do not work on the Kindle Oasis 3
Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Kobo and a myriad of others sell officially branded cases to protect the e-readers from damage. Amazon has the widest selection, they have Kindle cases made of leather, plastic and even cork. Cases often cost anywhere from $25 to $50, depending on if you want genuine leather or synthetic. There is also a ton of aftermarket cases out there that feature … [Read more...] about Do you use cases to protect your e-reader?