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# kindle - Monday 21 July, 2014

New Amazon service offers unlimited e-book access

The Kindle Unlimited service will give US readers a Spotify-style service for their e-readers.

# kindle - Sunday 6 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you still read books? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you still read books?

E-book readers are growing in popularity but are you happier when you can actually turn the pages on that page-turner?

# kindle - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Buyers’ Guide: Which tablet should you get?

Tablets have grown in popularity since the iPad first appeared in 2010, but which one is right for you?

# kindle - Thursday 31 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie It’s official, gadgets allowed on US flights by the end of the year Mile High Gaming

It’s official, gadgets allowed on US flights by the end of the year

Mobile phones still cannot be used for voice calls while in flight says the Federal Aviation Administration.

# kindle - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2010* Satire

Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2010*

*The events of 2010 in Ireland, according to resident satirist TheMire.net in this special extract from spoof news site chronicling the fall of the Celtic Tiger.

# kindle - Monday 7 January, 2013

From The Daily Edge You’ll probably do this in bed tonight… but you’re not alone Break Your Face

You’ll probably do this in bed tonight… but you’re not alone

Ever dropped your phone on your face? Yeah, that.

# kindle - Monday 6 August, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Kindle eBook sales overtake printed books at Amazon Digital Revolution

Kindle eBook sales overtake printed books at Amazon

Amazon said it is selling 114 Kindle books for every 100 print books it sells.

# kindle - Saturday 14 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Why are there bibles in hotel rooms? Bibles This post contains a poll

Explainer: Why are there bibles in hotel rooms?

You might not read it… but we bet you always check to see if it’s there.

# kindle - Monday 2 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Hotel replaces bibles with Kindles Amen

Hotel replaces bibles with Kindles

Guests will also be able to download books of their choice and charge them to their rooms.

# kindle - Sunday 1 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie 50 Shades of Grey has sold 60,000 copies in Ireland in just two months Mommy Porn

50 Shades of Grey has sold 60,000 copies in Ireland in just two months

400 copies arrived in the Eason shop on Dublin’s O’Connell Street on Thursday – and they were all sold out by lunchtime.

# kindle - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

The Nexus 7: Take a look a Google’s new baby

Google has finally unveiled its tablet to rival the iPad and the Kindle Fire.

# kindle - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Anglo-Irish Treaty correspondence released in eBook Anglo Irish Treaty

Anglo-Irish Treaty correspondence released in eBook

Communications between Michael Collins, Eamon de Valera and others involved in the negotiations are now available on Kindle and iPad.

# kindle - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Yay! 12 things that will be cheaper in 2012 2012 This post contains images

Yay! 12 things that will be cheaper in 2012

2012 will be a year for wine-drinking holidaymakers who love electronics, seemingly.

# kindle - Thursday 29 December, 2011

Amazon: Over 1 million Kindles were sold each week in December

Christmas Day was the biggest day ever for Kindle book downloads, Amazon said today.

# kindle - Thursday 3 November, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Kindle users will be able to borrow books from Amazon – but only in the US Kindle

Kindle users will be able to borrow books from Amazon – but only in the US

Users have to subscribe to Amazon’s movie streaming service to borrow books from the Kindle library.

# kindle - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Amazon profits nosedive as it takes on Apple in tablet war

The company is selling Kindles at a loss to compete with the iPad – driving its profits down by 73 per cent.

# kindle - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

Amazon launches the Kindle Fire tablet to rival iPad, here’s how it works IPad Killer? This post contains videos

Amazon launches the Kindle Fire tablet to rival iPad, here’s how it works

Running on Google’s Android system, the price could be a big pull for those in the market for tablet computers.

# kindle - Monday 15 August, 2011

From The Daily Edge Amazon’s chief executive wants your phone to have an airbag Not-so-smartphone

Amazon’s chief executive wants your phone to have an airbag

Jeff Bezos has failed papers for a patent that’ll fit an airbag to your phone – saving it from damage if you let it fall.

# kindle - Thursday 14 July, 2011

Amazon to do battle with iPad with tablet of its own

It will reportedly run Google’s Android operating system.

# kindle - Thursday 19 May, 2011

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Thursday Daily Fix This post contains images

The Daily Fix: Thursday

All the news of the day you might have missed…

The death of ink? Amazon’s e-books outsell print editions Amazon This post contains a poll

The death of ink? Amazon’s e-books outsell print editions

Amazon says it now sells 5 per cent more books through its electronic Kindle store than it does in hard paper copies.

# kindle - Friday 28 January, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Friday Take 5

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories ,5 o’clock.

Kindle ebook sales now higher than paperbacks on Amazon

Website sells 115 Kindle ebooks for every 100 paperbacks.

# kindle - Thursday 6 January, 2011

Amazon temporarily pulls book advising ways to manipulate the site

Ebook author says his publication was withdrawn by the website which had refused to remove a controversial paedophile’s guide from their listings two months ago.

# kindle - Saturday 25 December, 2010

From TheJournal.ie The 10 iPhone and iPad apps new owners need right now Appy Christmas

The 10 iPhone and iPad apps new owners need right now

Did you get an iPhone or iPad for Christmas? Spoilt for choice as to what to put on it? Well, here’s our handy guide.

# kindle - Thursday 11 November, 2010

From TheJournal.ie Amazon pulls controversial paedophile guide Paedophilia

Amazon pulls controversial paedophile guide

Online retailer backs down on earlier refusal to remove guide to being a child predator from its listings.

# kindle - Wednesday 10 November, 2010

From TheJournal.ie Amazon refuses to remove ‘paedophile guide’ from store Paedophilia

Amazon refuses to remove ‘paedophile guide’ from store

‘The Pedophile’s Guide to Love and Pleasure’ – posted two weeks ago – will not be removed from the online bookstore.