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A decade of Amazon Kindle
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 Ten years ago this week, Amazon released the first Kindle. It was big and clunky and kind of ugly, with an awkward physical keyboard and 250 MB of on-board storage. It sold out in less than six hours and would remain [...]
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How the Kindle was designed through 10 years and 16 generations
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 The Kindle has become one of the most ubiquitous pieces of specialty electronics in the world since it launched 10 years ago, but the device has changed so much since its debut that one can hardly believe the oldest and [...]
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The new Kindle Oasis is my dream e-reader
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 Amazon’s newest Kindle Oasis arrived like the answer to a timely question  – mostly because I happened to request an update to the device right before it actually arrived. I’m an unabashed fan of the [...]
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Amazon’s new Kindle Oasis is the best e-reader (a lot of) money can buy
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 A few years ago, the premium e-reader was an oxymoron. For Amazon, Kobo and Barnes and Noble, tablets were the clear high end of the reading market. For a moment, it seemed inevitable that e-ink devices would soon becom [...]
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Amazon revamps the Kindle app with a new design and deeper Goodreads integration
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 With the release of the new waterproof Oasis about a week out and the Kindle line’s 10th anniversary happening next month, it’s as good a time as any for the company to release an overhaul version of its rea [...]
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Amazon introduces a waterproof Kindle Oasis with a seven-inch screen and Audible playback
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 We had some minor heart palpitations the other week when Amazon skipped the Kindle during a deluge of product announcements. But have no fear, the company insists that it’s still committed to its hardware roots &# [...]
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Amazon launched a million things today but all I want is a new Kindle
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 Amazon launched so much new stuff today that I can’t even remember what they all are (there might’ve been a fish in there, even), but there was a glaring omission in the slate of reveals: The Kindle. Amazon& [...]
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Amazon files for arbitration against Kindle Direct authors and publishers
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 Amazon has accused several book publishers, marketers and authors of using the Kindle Direct Publishing system to artificially inflate their sales numbers and has now filed for arbitration against them. Read More [...]
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Amazon modifies its Kindle ebook contracts following EU investigation
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 Amazon has accepted new contract terms with book publishers in the European Union after Commissioner Margrethe Vestager led an investigation into Amazon’s practices. After today’s decision, Amazon will no lo [...]
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