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8th gen Kindle tweet

Jeff Bezos Tweets New Premium Kindle Incoming, Details Next Week

It looks like a new Kindle is going to get announced next week, a top of the line Kindle, no less. Jeff Bezos tweeted this morning about a new 8th generation Kindle being almost ready, and that further details will be revealed next week. No, it’s not an April Fool’s joke; the date on the […]

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Kindle Voyage Getting the Cold Shoulder in Canada

Because of what turned out to be a patent issue, it took Amazon over a year to finally release the Kindle Voyage in Canada. I wasn’t until February 2016 that Canadians could officially order a Kindle Voyage from the Canadian Kindle store at Amazon.ca. For all the attention an unannounced and nonexistent Kindle Voyage 2 […]

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Kindle Paperwhite 3 vs Fire Tablet

Deals on Kindle Voyage for $152, Kindle Touch $56, Fire $29

Amazon is currently running some sales on Kindle ereaders and Fire tablets but they aren’t the typical kind of deals that they usually run. This time around Amazon is offering deals on certified refurbished and pre-owned Kindle ereaders and Fire tablets. In fact the Kindle Voyage is priced as low as it’s ever been at […]

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Kindle Voyage Sale

Kindle Voyage Finally on Sale, Down to $179

This week Amazon has their line of Kindles on sale for $20 off the regular price. All current models are included in the deal except the Kindle Voyage. It appears that Best Buy didn’t get the memo on that last part because they do have the Kindle Voyage marked down by $20 in addition to […]

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New Kindle Homescreen

Two Workarounds for Missing Book Length Dots with New Kindle Update

A number of folks are disappointed with Amazon for removing the dots in list view that gave a visual representation of each Kindle book’s length on the Kindle Paperwhite, Kindle Voyage, and the basic Kindle Touch. The latest 5.7.2 software update brought big changes to the Kindle’s user interface, especially the homescreen, and the reading-length […]

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Kindle Voyage Finally Available in Canada

Amazon has officially released the Kindle Voyage in Canada. It’s been well over a year since it was released in the United States, so I guess it’s better late than never. A lot of people like to blame Amazon for the delay because of some big conspiracy, and blaming Amazon is a popular thing to […]

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New Kindle Homescreen

Major Update for Kindle eReaders Rolling Out – Version 5.7.2

Amazon has issued a new software update for Kindle ereaders that includes a number of significant changes, including a new homescreen layout, a new OpenDyslexic font choice, a new quick actions menu, and improved book recommendations. The update, version 5.7.2, is now available for the Kindle Voyage, the current entry-level Kindle, and the Kindle Paperwhite […]

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No New Kindle Voyage 2 in 2015, the Rumor was a Lie

It amazes me how many people fell for and still continue to believe the rumor that a Kindle Voyage 2 will be released this November. Only one website claimed that a new Kindle Voyage would be released this year. Given the source’s reputation for making up stories just to get attention, I knew it was […]

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