Amazon Pushing Out New Kindles Around Europe With LoveFilm in Tow (Updated)

As we've said before, today marks the day that Amazon is pushing out the brand-spanking new Kindle models across Europe and the UK, including the gorgeous Kindle Paperwhite and the Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD. Who needs an iPad Mini anyway? Read More >>

Amazon Discontinuing the Kindle Touch

Just a week after the Kindle DX was axed, seems Amazon is trimming its product line further: evidence suggests that its Kindle Touch is to be discontinued, with the Paperwhite filling the gap. Read More >>

Amazon Admits That the Kindle Paperwhite Has Some Problems

The Kindle Paperwhite is an awesome, awesome e-reader. But it's not without problems! Users have been complaining about uneven lighting in the Paperwhite and other issues and it's gotten so loud that Amazon has decided to respond. Read More >>

Amazon Literally Makes No Money When You Buy a Kindle Paperwhite or Kindle Fire HD

Jeff Bezos revealed to the BBC that Amazon makes no profit off the Kindle Paperwhite and Kindle Fire HD. Both devices are sold at cost, which means, both devices' price is how much it costs Amazon to make them. Read More >>

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How the Kindle Paperwhite Actually Works

OK, so the only thing that matters about the new Kindle Paperwhite, which Amazon seems to think we don't want in the UK, is that awesome front-lit screen. Apparently it’s "basically an optical fibre that's been flattened," which creates that even white-lit screen. Read More >>

Kindle Paperwhite Review: Forget Everything Else, This Is the E-Reader You Will Want to Import From the US

The Kindle Paperwhite is a pivotal step forward for the technology of ereaders. It makes previous generations feel like a pulpy paperback held up next to an ornately illustrated tome. In short: this is the best ereader you can buy. Unfortunately, you're going to have to import it from the US, as Amazon has no plans to bring it to our shores just yet. Read More >>

How the Kindle Paperwhite Got Its Shine

We know first-hand that the new Kindle Paperwhite is a stunning little device, but how did it get so good? The Amazon employees who developed the reader have gotten together to explain. Interestingly enough, they cite the ultimate goal as being able to make a device that sort of "disappears" as you use it. That's going to be tough with a screen that pretty. [Slashgear] Read More >>

Kindle Paperwhite Hands On: What a Beautiful Screen

The Kindle Paperwhite's screen is so awesome you wouldn't believe it's e-ink. Hell, I just saw it and I still don't believe it. It combines the paper-like text of e-ink screens with the usability of LCD screens but none of the eye strain. No other e-reader even comes close to this right now. Read More >>


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