Amazon.com Books For Kindle Count

Today I decided to take a break from Kindle 3 Reviews and do something I didn’t do for a long time – crunch some dry Amazon Kindle Store numbers.
I’ve been tracking number of amazon.com books and blogs for Kindle since March 2009. Previously I published these numbers on a monthly basis. With Kindle 3 released […]

Kindle 3 Photos

Picture is worth a thousand words so rather than writing one more Kindle 3 Review (which I encourage you to read if you haven’t already), today I decided to publish several Kindle 3 photos.
Personally I’m a huge eReader fan and gadget geek as you can see from my pile of eInk hardware. Out of all […]

Kindle 3 Positive Reviews Summary

In case you haven’t read Kindle 3 reviews I’ve published before, here they are:

Original Kindle 3 review (July, 29th) - largely based on official Amazon press release and personal speculations.

Kindle 3 review round-up from online media (August, 6th) – summary of opinions from sources.

Kindle 3 review (August, 28th) – my personal hand-on review of the device with […]

Kindle 3 Review Follow Up

I’ve had some time to play around with my new Kindle 3 and to read what other users are saying so now I’m ready to publish this follow up with some of the information I’ve recently gathered of forgot to publish before.
In case you haven’t read reviews I’ve published before, here they are:

Original Kindle 3 […]

New Kindle 3 Review (hands-on)

I’ve just received my new graphite Kindle 3 Reader along with Kindle Lighted Leather Cover. Both items were overnighted by Fedex for a nominal $3.99 a piece thanks to Amazon Prime. So now I can finally get started on this hands-on review of Amazon’s latest gadget.
Kindle 3 at a glance:

Here are the highlights of […]

Samsung to Launch S60 E-Reader

Samsung is launching a new e-reader called the S60 in the UK on August 26.  The company will partner with WHSmith, a book, music and electronics retailer similar to Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN).  The S60 has a 6 inch screen and 2 GB of memory.  There is an option of adding memory with an SD memory […]

Carl Hiaasen for Kindle

Carl Hiaasen recently came out with a satirical novel called Star Island that has been a big hit,  and is in the top 10 on the Kindle Bestseller list.  Star Island features a 22 year old pop princess named Cheryl Bunterman (Cherry Pye) who gets sucked into the perils of drinking, drugs and sex.  Cherry […]

Amazon Considering Other Gadgets

Reports have been swirling around this past week that Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) is supposedly considering creating other gadgets to sell along with the Kindle and Kindle DX.  This would be one tough feat considering that Apple has the monopoly on music players with its iPod, and cell phone carriers make the most revenue from cell phone […]

Pat Conroy Kindle Books

After reading South of Broad by Pat Conroy on my Kindle last year, I was disappointed to find out that none of his other books besides My Losing Season were available on the device.  This circumstance recently changed however, with the release of The Prince of Tides for Kindle on August 10.  The Lords of […]

Water for Elephants Kindle Edition

Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen is an excellent novel that chronicles the life of Jacob Jankowski and his experiences in the Benzini Circus, one that is second rate at best compared to the Ringling Bros.  Water for Elephants opens in the present day with a cranky old Jankowski living out his last days in […]