Posts Tagged ‘Amazon’
 
 
 
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Kindle International
Kindle International

Amazon Slips Out ‘Kindle International’, E-Books For 100 Countries

I was just perusing Amazon when I noticed an announcement on their home page stating that they've dropped the price of the Kindle from $299 to $259. What's more interesting, though, is the addition of the Kindle International, ...
 
Computers
 
Kindle DX
Kindle DX
Kindle DX

Students Hate The Kindle eReader

That's a strange thought to wake up to, isn't it?  Well, it turns out they've got reason.  Read on: Words like "clunky", "slow", and "a real pain" have come up, as students trying out the Kindle DX in classes are discovering th...
 
Amazon Deals
 
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Peek Pronto Email Device With Lifetime Service Now $299.95 From Amazon

Much like Tivo, Peek has gone the route of lifetime service.  Exclusively available at Amazon, you can now purchase the latest Peek, the Pronto, for $299.95 with lifetime service.  Assuming that the company is around longer tha...

 
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amazonbasics

Amazon Selling Exclusive Branded Cables

Over on Amazon, you can buy most anything cheap and easy, from TVs to home stereos to books to groceries.  But have you ever thought about buying your home theater accessories from them? You will now - no more buying badly over...
 
Computers
 
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irex

Best Buy’s Entry In The Kindle Market Hunt: The iRex

So there's been an announcement that Best Buy means to sell the iRex book reader to compete with Amazon's Kindle, among numerous others.  It'll cost a whopping four hundred bucks, but come with an eight inch touchscreen (8.1, a...
 
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iriver-story

iRiver Story Eyes A Piece of Amazon’s Kindle Market

Seems the competition for a piece of Amazon's coveted Kindle market has already started to boil up out of the woodwork.  iRiver's Story is one of the first off the block. Formerly a major player in the Flash-based MP3 market, i...

 
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Everyone Wants A Piece of Amazon’s Kindle Market

Guess who wants a piece of Amazon's Kindle market?  As it turns out, a whole a lot of people. The list is pretty wide and growing by the day, and includes names like News Corp (otherwise known as Fox), Hearst Publishing, and no...
 
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kindle

Tinfoil Hat Time–Your Kindle, iPhone and Sirius Radio Know Where You Are

Bet you didn't know that Amazon, Sirius Satellite and Apple Computers can tell where you are anywhere in the world, did you? Well, that kind of shocker revelation requires some background.  Most everybody's felt the heartbreak ...
 
Displays
 
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linux-kindle

Kindle 2 Now With…Linux?

This is a development the folks at Amazon likely weren't expecting. Seems that some enterprising soul out there, whom you might recognize when I tell you it's Jesse Vincent, managed to get his recently-released Kindle 2 ebook f...

 
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vinalrecordbowl

Retro Tech Gets A New Job–As Even MORE Retro Tech

You might remember the old vinyl records, if you're a club DJ or know some elderly folks who never quite got the hang of cassette tapes, let alone CDs. A lot of people, of course, converted their vinyl collections to other medi...
 
Gaming
 
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amazon-slim-ps31

Slim PS3 Now Available For Pre-Order At Amazon, $299.99

Without a moment of hesitation, Amazon has already posted the pre-order page for the Slim Playstation 3.  So before you rush out and grab a discounted Fat PS3, you might wanna consider the feather weight version since it costs ...
 
Displays
 
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samsung-e-reader

Samsung Unveils SNE-50K, A 5-inch E-Reader

Although we've known for a few months now that Samsung had plans to enter the e-reader game, we didn't know when the device would emerge.  Today the company made the device official and what was known as the Papyrus has now bec...