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New Fire HD 8

New Fire HD 8 and 7-inch Fire Tablets up for Pre-Order

Today Amazon announced the upcoming release of new Fire 7 and Fire HD 8 tablets, along with Kids Editions for each. The new Fire tablets are up for pre-order right now and they officially get released on June 7th. The Fire 7 remains $49 and the Fire HD 8 starts at $79. The Kids Editions […]

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Shakedown

10 Free Kindle eBooks and Kindle Book Deals

It’s been a couple of months since posting a roundup of free Kindle ebooks and since there’s not much else going on right now it’s a good time to do it again. Please note that the free Kindle books listed below are free as of May 16th, 2017. Most of these titles are free for […]

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Kindle Travel Bundles

Amazon Adds New Kindle Travel Bundles to Kindle Lineup

Amazon has some new listings up on their website for Kindle Travel Bundles that come with a premium leather cover, a power adapter, and a travel bag. The Kindle Travel Bundles are available for the Kindle Paperwhite, the Kindle Voyage, and the Kindle Oasis. They are currently up for pre-order and officially get released in […]

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Kindle Font Sizes

Do Kindle eReaders Need More Font Sizes?

Some people have left comments recently about how they wished Kindles had more font choices to choose from. So what do you think about the Kindle’s current selection of font sizes? What size do you like the best? I usually use the forth or fifth size from the left, depending on the book, but it […]

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Amazon Echo Show

Even New Amazon Echo Gets 7″ Screen, But All We Get is 6″ Kindles

Amazon introduced a new Echo device today called the Echo Show that has a 7-inch screen to add video content to the usual Echo and Alexa assistant features. It’s another example of how Amazon keeps evolving their Echo line of products, unlike Kindles that always seem to stay the same. When I saw the news […]

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Fire-HD-6

Amazon Free Shipping Now Only Requires $25 on Orders; $28 Fire HD 6 Deal

Back in February of this year Amazon lowered their free shipping minimum from $49 to $35, and now they’ve just lowered it again. Now they only require spending a minimum of $25 to get free shipping on Amazon orders for non-Prime members. There hasn’t been any official announcement about the change, but it just happened […]

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Kindle Oasis Charging Cover

Kindles and Fire Tablets on Sale: $50 off Oasis, $20 off Kindles

With Mother’s Day one week away, Amazon is having another sale on Kindle ereaders and Fire tablets. For the first time ever they’ve got the Kindle Oasis on sale, but only the more expensive 3G model, not the Wi-Fi model. It’s $50 off so that puts it at $309. All the other Kindles are $20 […]

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Bookerly Kindle Font

What is Your Favorite Kindle Font Type?

Amazon has improved the fonts on Kindle ereaders over the years, optimizing them for E Ink screens, and they’ve added a few new font choices in recent years. Still, one of the biggest complaints about Kindles is the lack of advanced font options. For instance, Kobo ereaders allow you to fine tune the thickness of […]

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