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Amazon

This retailer possesses a reputation to fit its name. It’s the single largest bookseller in the US, and is responsible for driving most ebook sales as well, while at the same time it is developing a wide variety of tech products, including Fire tablets, the Fire TV, Alexa digital assistant, and more.

Kindle Unlimited Per-Page Rate Skyrocketed in September 2019

Amazon announced on Tuesday that the Kindle Unlimited funding pool increased by one hundred thousand dollars in September 2019, to…

Kindle for iOS v6.23 Adds Library eBook Filter

Did you know that iOS no longer tells you when you have an app that has an update? I just learned…

Kindle Voyage On Sale for $69 at Woot

I don't know where Amazon keeps finding these things, but they have the Voyage on sale again at Woot. The…

New Kindle Kids Edition Costs $109

In addition to launching a new Kindle Fire tablet, Amazon also released a new Kindle Kids edition bundle. The $89…

New Kindle Fire HD 10 Gets a Specs Bump, Keeps the Same Price

That Kindle Fire tablet that showed up at the FCC in July now has a name, a price, and a…

Kindle Firmware Update 5.12.2

Back in July Amazon released a firmware update that added a "read now" feature to the before you go section…

Why Is It a Big Deal That HarperCollins Puts “Hundreds” if Titles in Kindle Unlimited When They Already Have “Thousands” in Scribd?

The hot publishing news story this week has everyone talking excitedly, but it's left me scratching my head. There's a…

How to Update Your Older Kindles If You Missed the October 2019 Deadline

Some tech companies such as Google  may be prone to disabling their smart thermostats as soon as the warranties expire,…

Amazon is Shutting Down Kindle Matchbook, Its Print+eBook Bundling Program

It's only been a few short days since Amazon announced that Amazon Giveaways was ending, and now they've decided to…

Amazon is Shutting Down Amazon Giveaways on 30 November

Amazon is shutting down its nearly five-year-old giveaway service in two weeks. The retailer sent out an email today, informing…

Kindle, Kindle Fires are On Sale This Week

Amazon is throwing another round of sales this week. This time around they have cut the price of several Kindle…

Kindle Unlimited Per-Page Rate Fell in August 2019 While the Funding Pool Grew

Amazon announced on Friday that the Kindle Unlimited funding pool increased by two hundred thousand dollars in August 2019, to…

Biblioteca: Amazon Is To Blame for Library eBook Woes

It is a truism in today's publishing industry that every problem can be blamed on Amazon. It doesn't matter if…

AAP Files Doomed Lawsuit Over Audible’s Caption Feature, Alleges Copyright Infringement

When detractors complained after Audible launched Audible Captions last month, I asked myself how anyone could know that this feature…

How to Change the Font Size in Dictionaries on the Kindle

I was working with a client on their website today when they happened to mention that they were having trouble…