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Kindle eBooks For Students Available For Up To 85% Off At Amazon

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Kindle eBooks for students available on sale at Amazon at great discounts.

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Kindle Fire HD Update 7.2.2 Brings Swype, FreeTime Unlimited, and Camera App

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Yesterday, Amazon started to roll out Version 7.2.2 software update for the 7" Kindle Fire HD.

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EnChroma Releases “Color Blindness Test” App for iOS, Android, and Kindle Fire

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Did you know that 8% of men and about 1% of women have red-green color blindness? Did you know that there are an estimated 10 million Americans living with color vision deficiency (CVD)?

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Walmart Stops Selling Amazon Kindle and Kindle Fire

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However, it looks like sales of the Kindle products at Walmart aren't quite so hot and the mega-retailer has decided to stop stocking Amazon's e-readers and tablets.

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Kindle e-reader gets even better, Introducing Kindle PaperWhite

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Love your Kindle? The Amazon Kindle is a great e-reader, but today the Kindle is getting even better. Amazon's press event showed off several new members to the Kindle Fire family, but that's not all. They even found a way to make e-readers exciting again.

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Ready for the Kindle Fire 2? Mark your calendars for September 6th

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With the Nexus 7 release and the iPad Mini supposedly coming sometime this year, Amazon's competition is getting pretty fierce in the 7-inch market. The good news is that a Kindle Fire refresh is likely on the horizon, with Amazon recently sending out invitations to the media for a press conference on the 6th of September in Santa Monica, California.

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U.S. Government puts Kindle deal on hold

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Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. Back in June, the U.S. State Department began consideration of a new deal with Amazon to purchase 35,000 Kindle Touches and content over a five year period- a value of $16.5 million. The contract was ...

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Microsoft Invests $300 Million In The Nook

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It seems Microsoft has now turned its sights on Barnes & Nobles' successful Nook line, investing $300 million into the Nook and, as a result, Microsoft will now own a 17.6% in a new entity made up from the investment.

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New Backlit Kindle e-Reader On Its Way?

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The world of e-paper and e-readers has had a lot of new changes heading towards it recently, this includes color technology and now even an e-Ink Kindle that has a built-in backlit display. According to Devin Coldewey at TechCrunch, who managed to catch a glimpse of the device, it's light was a real game-changer for reading in the dark but it was a much softer glow than the harsh lighting that it found with typical backlit LCD screens.

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Grace Digital Introduces Kindle Fire Docking Station

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Amid a sea of millions of iDevice docks, Grace Digital has launched the FireDock, one of the first speaker docks specifically designed for Amazon's rather popular Kindle Fire tablet.

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Retina Display Apps Will Make The New iPad Even Hotter

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Apple’s new iPad shipped with that awesome 2048×1536 Retina display. As expected, a lot of apps have been updated to take advantage of the high resolution display. The updated apps that are being highlighted on the front page of the App Store include mostly popular apps from the big names. These include Kindle, NY Times, Flipboard, Reeder, Twitter, and Vimeo. All together there are 42 apps for you to choose from, and the selection includes games, productivity/learning software, among other types.

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Amazon Kindle E-Ink Color Device In The Works?

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When it comes to e-ink, you won't get high-res graphics or color like an iPad, but you do get that easy-on-the-eyes B&W newsprint style view of your text and images. There are currently only a hand full of color e-ink solutions out there and even fewer, like the Ectaco jetBook Color, are very expensive (around $500). Most are from brands that we have never heard of.

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Who Doused the Amazon Kindle Fire Demand?

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Heading into the holiday season last year, everyone said that the Kindle Fire was going to be a huge draw, and it was. Now that we've had some time to recover from our new year's hangovers, it seems that interest in Amazon's cheap Android tablet is really starting to wane. Now, why would that be?

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Viewsonic Debuts $169 Android ICS Tablet

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Introducing the ViewSonic ViewPad e70. At $169, you get Android 4.0, a low-res 800x480 display, and an unidentified ARM-based 1GHz single core processor.

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Kindle Fire Runs Ice Cream Sandwich

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It was an early Ice Cream Sandwich build demoed at Liliputing couple of days ago. Since then, the development efforts were concentrated on elimination of serious flaws of this 'pre-alpha' build of ICS by JackpotClavin

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