New, Free Kindle Games

Amazon recently introduced two new free games for the Kindle called “Every Word” and “Shuffle Row.”  “Every Word” is a speed game where you try to make as many words as you can in empty spaces on a board from a scrambled list of letters.
In “Shuffled Row,” you race to see how many words you […]

Eat, Pray, Love Kindle Edition

Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert has remained a huge hit since its release in 2006.  Gilbert recently published a new book called Committed that didn’t quite meet the mega star standards of her first book.  Eat, Pray, Love is in the top 10 on the Kindle Bestseller list.
Eat, Pray, Love chronicles the events of […]

Kindle 3 Reviews By Online Media

Well, it’s been a week now since we got word of the new Kindle 3 release date and the details that go along with it.  Most regular consumers won’t have a chance to get one in their hands for a while yet, given the “On or before Sep 4th” updated release date and the fact […]

First Kindle Apps Hit the Marketplace

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) has just released first two Kindle apps: Shuffled Row and Every Word, thus opening the era of Kindle applications. Both applications are currently completely free. Since they are written by Amazon Digital Services and seem to be mostly geared towards promoting the Kindle platform, they are likely to stay free for an indefinite […]

New Kindle for the UK!

While the Kindle has long since become an international phenomenon with customers found all over the world, many people are surprised to find that there have been significant shortcomings to being a Kindle user outside of the US.  Sure, the books are digital property and take a lot less time to ship than if you […]

Kindle 3 Cleared ADA Hurdle?

With the announce of the new and updated Kindle, Amazon(NASDAQ:AMZN) may have offhandedly and with little fanfare cleared away their largest hurdle to being considered a valid teaching tool.  Earlier this year, courts ruled that the use of Kindle devices in the classroom was discriminatory against students with disabilities since navigation of menus via the […]

Fly Away Home Kindle Edition

Jennifer Weiner, the author of popular novels In Her Shoes and Good in Bed has a new book out called Fly Away Home that is currently #4 on the Kindle Top 100 list.
Fly Away Home is about a politician’s wife named Sylvie and her two daughters, Diana and Lizzie.  In the wake of scandal, mother […]

New Kindle 3 Reading Light Cover

One of the biggest complaints that naysayers seem to be able to come up with about the Kindle, and eReaders in general, is that you can’t read in the dark.  Sure, you could go with something like an iPad or even the superficially similar, if less useful or functional, Pandigital Novel and be able to […]

Kindle 3 Review

Since the original Kindle 3 release announcement I had some to carefully examine all of the news and press releases and compile this comprehensive Kindle 3 Review.
Although Kindle 3 rumors  have been circulating for some time, Fall 2010 was the widely anticipated release date. Rumors intensified when Kindle 2 became sold out on Amazon.com one […]

Kindle 3 Released

Preorders are now available for both the 3G + WiFi Kindle 3 and the much anticipated WiFi-only Kindle 3.  The improvements on both models(the only difference between the two being the exclusion of 3G coverage from the WiFi model and the lower price that that entails) are quite noticeable, if a bit less drastic than […]