Category: Kindle

  • Is the Kindle the next big casual gaming device?

    Cover via Amazon When the average person thinks of Amazon’s Kindle, they think of it as being for reading books and that is it.  Sure, you can browse the web with it (kind of), listen to MP3s and a couple other things but the primary function is reading.  That appears to be changing.  If you […]

  • Amazon’s amazing Black Friday deal: Kindle 2 for $89

    Image via Wikipedia Amazon has announced that for Black Friday, you will be able to pick up a Kindle 2 for just $89.  While it isn’t the current generation Kindle, it is the e-reader I use and it is awesome.  If you are looking for an e-book reader for yourself or to give to a […]

  • Amazon finally allows gifting of Kindle books

    Cover via Amazon One of the things that has baffled me for about as long as I have owned my Kindle is why can’t I gift people books and why can’t they gift books to me?  Amazon has finally fixed this oversight and now allows people to gift Kindle ebooks to others, even if they […]

  • Is the Kindle DX the savior that printed media is hoping for?

    Greetings Readers! Unless you have spent your day completely disconnected from the internet, you have heard all about Amazon’s Kindle DX announcement.  For those that haven’t, it has a screen that is larger than the entire Kindle 2, native PDF support, portrait and landscape viewing similar to when you turn the iPhone on its side […]

  • My review of Amazon’s Kindle 2 (Part 1)

    Greetings Readers! For those that have been following me on Twitter (or pretty much everywhere else), you know that a little over a week ago, I got Amazon’s Kindle 2.  After wanting one since the day the first one came out, I finally caved and bought one on Thursday.  It arrived Friday morning and I […]