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Harry Potter Books Now Available Through the Amazon Lending Library Harry Potter Books Now Available Through the Amazon Lending Library

Amazon announced today that Amazon Prime members can borrow all seven Harry Potter books through the Kindle Owners’ Lending Library. The Lending Library is Amazon’s service that allows Prime members to “borrow” an ebook once per month from a selection …

NOOK Overtakes Kindle Fire in Tablet Web Traffic NOOK Overtakes Kindle Fire in Tablet Web Traffic

In the world of tablets there are iPads and then there is virtually nothing, or, at least that would be the takeaway from a new report released by Chitika. Looking at hundreds of millions of impressions gathered from the company’s …

Apple’s Post-PC World Dominance Moving Along According to Schedule Apple’s Post-PC World Dominance Moving Along According to Schedule

Apple CEO Tim Cook’s assessment that the world is moving into a “post-PC” era during the debut of the New iPad may have seemed presumptuous at the time, maybe even overly ambitious of what Apple’s tablets, along with other manufacturers, …

Developers Still Prefer Apple Over Android By A Large Margin Developers Still Prefer Apple Over Android By A Large Margin

We reported on a trend in the mobile development scene Wednesday – Android is on the rise. It’s true, but it’s not the whole story. While Android is on the rise, the behemoth that is Apple is still dominating the …

HBO Go Is Now On Fire (The Kindle Fire) HBO Go Is Now On Fire (The Kindle Fire)

Just in time to relive Game of Thrones’ epic second season and catch any episodes you may miss of the new season of True Blood, HBO Go has finally landed on the Kindle Fire. This marks the first time that …

IPad Kills the Competition in Customer Satisfaction IPad Kills the Competition in Customer Satisfaction

In a new survey, ChangeWave Research finds that iPad owners are twice as likely to be satisfied with their tablet purchase than those that bought a competing brand. The survey compares the New iPad, the iPad 2, Samsung Galaxy Tab, …

Google May Debut a 7-Inch Nexus Tablet at Google I/O Google May Debut a 7-Inch Nexus Tablet at Google I/O

Tickets for the Google I/O Conference sold out in just 20 minutes. One of the reasons for the event’s huge popularity is Google’s propensity to make make paying for tickets worthwhile by handing out cutting-edge technology to developer attendees. With …

Amazon’s Next Kindle Fire May Be Coming In A 10.1-Inch Model Amazon’s Next Kindle Fire May Be Coming In A 10.1-Inch Model
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With all the news and rumors zipping around about new Apple products, Samsung’s next phone, and other tech-related goodies, there hasn’t been a lot of attention paid lately to the top Android tablet on the market: Amazon’s Kindle Fire. With …

Rumor: Amazon to Launch Color E-Ink Kindles Later This Year Rumor: Amazon to Launch Color E-Ink Kindles Later This Year
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Amazon is rumored to be adding a new line to their kindle e-reader collection this year, CNet is reporting. This one is unique in that it will feature the first full color e-ink display. The news was first broken by …

Amazon Kindle Fire Update Bolsters Parental Controls Amazon Kindle Fire Update Bolsters Parental Controls

Amazon has just announced a software update to their Kindle Fire tablet and among other things, it improves parental controls in the realm of purchasing and access to specific content. Version 6.3.1 now gives users the ability to password-protect their …

Target No Longer Carrying Amazon Kindle Target No Longer Carrying Amazon Kindle

According to an internal Target memo that the Verge got ahold of, the retailer will no longer be carrying Amazon’s Kindle tablets, beginning May 13th. So far, the only explanation regarding the discontinuation of the popular product was the mention …

Microsoft Invests $300 Million in New Barnes & Noble Subsidiary Microsoft Invests $300 Million in New Barnes & Noble Subsidiary

With Barnes & Noble competitor Amazon taking off in the tablet market, it’s clear that Barnes & Noble needs to try something new, and that is exactly what it’s doing. Today Microsoft and Barnes & Noble announced the formation of …

Kindle Fire Surges To Take Half The U.S. Android Tablet Market Kindle Fire Surges To Take Half The U.S. Android Tablet Market

Amazon’s Kindle Fire has become a major player in the Android tablet market in a very short time. Released in November of last year, the latest addition to Amazon’s Kindle line quickly became one of Amazon’s top-selling products for the …

Draw Something Comes to Kindle Fire Draw Something Comes to Kindle Fire

OMGPOP’s Draw Something is now available for Kindle Fire, with its launch on the Amazon Appstore. Both free and paid versions will be available for download. Amazon Appstore announced the release in this tweet late last night. @amazonappstoreAmazon AppstoreBe drawsome! …

Google Tablet Now Expected in July [RUMOR] Google Tablet Now Expected in July [RUMOR]

Google’s new tablet will likely not be released until some time in July, instead of earlier reports of May, as the company seeks to modify and lower the price point of the device, according to a source close to the …

Survey Shows E-Reading On The Rise Survey Shows E-Reading On The Rise

A new study has found that Americans’ use of e-readers to read their books is on the rise. Over a fifth – 21% – of Americans have now read at least one e-book, and their popularity is growing, especially among …

Amazon Appstore Generates Far More Revenue Than Than Google Play Amazon Appstore Generates Far More Revenue Than Than Google Play
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Amazon’s Android Appstore generates far more revenue than Google Play, and nearly as much as the iOS App Store. A recent study found that apps that rely on in-app purchases for revenue make the most money from the iOS versions …

Google Preparing Its Own Tablet Store To Compete With iPad Google Preparing Its Own Tablet Store To Compete With iPad
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Google is preparing to launch an online store to sell its forthcoming Google-branded tablet directly, according to recent reports. The online store would mimic the direct sales method employed by Apple and Amazon to sell their iPad and Kindle Fire …

Kindle Fire Software Updated To Version 6.3 Kindle Fire Software Updated To Version 6.3

There’s no denying that the Kindle Fire is a success for Amazon. While Apple still has a stranglehold on the tablet market, Amazon has carved itself out a nice little niche market. Even though Amazon might have three new Kindle …

Three New Kindle Fire Models Coming This Year? Three New Kindle Fire Models Coming This Year?
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With the Amazon’s Kindle Fire tablet just past the ripe old age of four months, rumors are starting to swirl about what Amazon has coming next. Twice already this year we’ve seen reports about a 10-inch model being in the …

Angry Birds Space Now Available Angry Birds Space Now Available
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As promised, the first true sequel to Angry Birds is finally available. Angry Birds Space builds upon the first game while offering new gameplay that makes it worthy of being called a true sequel. The sequel has the familiar birds …