Posts Tagged ‘Amazon’

Tested: 'The Porsche of e-readers" which beats Amazon's Kindle

The Kindle Aura HD offers a bigger, sharper screen than Amazon's flagship Paperwhite – and will launch in WH Smiths in April.

Amazon Net Income Down 45% Year-over-year

Amazon announced its Q4 earnings today, which included a 22% increase in net sales, but a 45% decrease in net income, year-over-year for the quarter. The company’s numbers disappointed Wall Street analysts. CEO Jeff Bezos said, We’re now seeing the

Amazon Posts $274 Million Loss Thanks To Livingsocial Issues

Amazon announced its Q3 earnings on Thursday, falling short of analysts? estimates. Net sales increased 27% year-over-year to $13.81 billion in the third quarter, but the company also posted an operating loss of $28 million, compared to operating income of

Adventures in rooting: Running Jelly Bean on last year's Kindle Fire

Amazon has left its first tablet behind, so we take matters into our own hands.

Amazon's Kindle Paperwhite receives rave reviews

Called 'the best e-reader you can buy,' the Paperwhite has debuted to almost universal praise.

Nook Tablet: Hands-on with Barnes & Noble’s Alternative to the Kindle Fire

The $250 Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet, available starting on November 16, will provide solid competition for Amazon’s Kindle Fire. This is Barnes & Noble’s second-generation device, a follow-on to last year’s Nook Color, which now drops to $200, the same price as the Kindle Fire.

Brought back to book

Thanks to Amazon (and Sony and Barnes and Noble, but mostly Amazon) it is fashionable to read books again. Watching reality TV and snickering at gossip websites is also part of life, but books got a new life and reputation with the Kindle toy for geeks, and its competitors, including phones and tablets. (3 hours ago)