Archive for the ‘Kindle Books’ Category


Author James Patterson Reaches Kindle Milestone – Trading Markets (press release)

Oct 29, 2010 (Close-Up Media via COMTEX) — Amazon.com, Inc., announced that James Patterson has become the second author to sell over 1 million Kindle books and is now a member of the “Kindle Million Club.” In a release on October 27, the Company noted that James Patterson has sold 1,005,803 Kindle books. The Kindle […]

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Amazon Kindle 3: better than the iPad? – DaniWeb (blog)

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Wind Of Change: Kindle Books Pricier Than Hardcovers – ConceivablyTech

This one may be a hard sell: As successful as the Kindle is, the decision of publishers to price a boatload of books above their hardcover versions has brought up the Amazon customer base in arms. Is there more value in an eBook than in a hardcover? It may come down to perception and our […]

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Man of few words poet Michael Klein to share several at Gallery Ehva in … – Wicked Local Orleans

Poet Michael Klein, who is coming to Gallery Ehva in Provincetown on Saturday to read his poetry, is used to trekking around the country. If he isn’t in his home in New York or at his place in Provincetown or out in Port Townsend, Wash., then he’s most likely either at his desk or in […]

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Amazon Launching Shorter Length “Singles” Kindle Books – Rillara News

By Tito II Pontilan, Oct 13 2010 Amazon Launching Shorter Length “Singles” Kindle Books (amazon.com) In a recent announcement, Amazon stated it will be launching a new line of reading material called “Kindle Singles“. This new version of Kindle book is about 30 to 90 pages in length, or approximately 10,000 to 30,000 words. According […]

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KATHY HUTSON: Sometimes, not sharing is a good thing – Royal Oak Daily Tribune

“What’s up?” asked Mary Beth. “You sound distracted.” “I am,” I replied. “You called while I was waiting on the Kindle website.” “Waiting, on the Kindle website? I thought you said that one of the reasons you like the Kindle so much is because you can download a book in a minute or two from […]

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Amazon spruces up Kindle Android app, but… – CNET

Amazon’s new Kindle app for Android lets you highlight and annotate text.(Credit: Amazon) Amazon upgraded its Kindle application for reading e-books on Android devices, filling in holes such as search and annotations to better match what other versions of the app can do. The release only partially assuaged my case of Kindle crabbiness, though. I’ve […]

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5 Reasons You Need an Ereader – GeekSugar.com

I’m officially a Kindle addict. Although I’ve enjoyed my Kindle 2 for quite some time now, I couldn’t help but get a taste of the latest Kindle, which just so happens to be smaller and lighter than the previous model. It’s an amazing little gadget, and one that I keep in my bag at all […]

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September 22nd, 2010 by Alisha Kinman – New Voices (blog)

Compiled of 304,805 letters, 42 lines on each page, and parchment sewn together, a Torah is born (Chabad). But what if that Torah could be created and shipped to you in a matter of minutes. Enter the Kindle. With four weeks into school, I’ve seen JanSport backpacks look lighter, and paperbacks become obsolete. Inevitably, Amazon’s […]

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Five reasons why the Wink will NOT beat the Kindle – OnlyGeek

EC Media recently unveiled the Wink e-book reader, the Wink XTS,  at an event in Delhi. Notwithstanding all the brave talk and aggro in the press booklet (“So, if some Californian tries to sell you a pad that you can read on, just Wink at him” it says at one place) and the fact that […]

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