Amazon launches new Kindle Paperwhite in India with twice as sharp display, prices remain unchanged at Rs 10,999 and Rs 13,999

By on June 17, 2015 at 7:47 PM.

Amazon launches new Kindle Paperwhite in India with twice as sharp display, prices remain unchanged at Rs 10,999 and Rs 13,999

Amazon has today launched an all-new Kindle Paperwhite boasting a high-resolution display, and a new font. There is however no change in the price tag, so in essence the Wi-Fi variant is priced at Rs 10,999 and the Wi-Fi+3G variant is priced at Rs 13,999. More →
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E-commerce has given book industry a boost: Amazon India

By on April 28, 2015 at 10:59 AM.

E-commerce has given book industry a boost: Amazon India

E-commerce has given the book industry a substantial boost by bringing books closer to readers, said an online retail portal that has been actively reaching out to an audience that demands Hindi translations of popular English books and classical Hindi novels. More →
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Amazon India to foray into wholesale supply business, to launch a new website this week: Report

By on April 22, 2015 at 4:37 PM.

Amazon India to foray into wholesale supply business, to launch a new website this week: Report

Amazon will mark its foray into the Wholesale retail market as the company is reportedly inviting small and medium businesses to try out a new website called Amazon Business which will go live this week. Amazon had introduced a similar service in United States called the Amazon Supply, India will be the first country outside US to get the Amazons wholesale services. More →
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Amazon India to set up its largest fulfillment center at Hyderabad

By on April 9, 2015 at 10:00 AM.

Amazon India to set up its largest fulfillment center at Hyderabad

Amazon has chosen Telangana over the neighboring state of Karnataka to set up its largest fulfillment center (FC) in the country. The US-based firm, which has been facing taxation issues in Karnataka, said it has put its proposed investments in the state on hold till the matters are resolved. More →
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Amazon Dash button would now let you order stuff with a single press

By on April 6, 2015 at 7:35 PM.

Amazon Dash button would now let you order stuff with a single press

Amazon has introduced the Dash Button, a concept so outlandish that most of us thought it to be a part of an elaborate April Fool's Day spoof by Amazon. As it turns out the Dash button was not a hoax and an attempt by Amazon to make household inventory management better. More →
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Kindle Voyage Review: Perfection, at a Price

By on March 30, 2015 at 10:50 AM.

Kindle Voyage Review: Perfection, at a Price

Well, let's face it. An e-book reader is not everybody's thing. More so, in an era of phones and tablets that have made reading on-the-go simpler than ever. But there are some, like us, who yearn for an e-reading experience that is satisfying, convenient, and takes us as close to the physical book reading bliss as possible. This experience is what the Kindle devices have been about all along. At its core, Kindle is just a reading device and does little else than enabling you to buy books and read them. But it does that to near perfection. More →
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Amazon Kindle Voyage launched in India; Wi-Fi-only variant priced at Rs 16,499, 3G at Rs 20,499

By on March 25, 2015 at 1:54 AM.

Amazon Kindle Voyage launched in India; Wi-Fi-only variant priced at Rs 16,499, 3G at Rs 20,499

Amazon has finally launched the Kindle Voyage in India. The e-book reader is now available on Amazon India's online store priced at Rs 16,499 for the Wi-Fi only version and Rs 20,499 for the 3G variant. With this launch, Amazon now offers five variants of the Kindle starting from Rs 5,999 for the basic All New Kindle, Rs 10,999 for the Kindle Paperwhite and Rs 13,999 for the Kindle Paperwhite 3G. More →
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Amazon India to set up warehouse center in Hyderabad

By on February 5, 2015 at 4:39 PM.

Amazon India to set up warehouse center in Hyderabad

Online retail giant Amazon India will set up a warehouse center in Hyderabad and start operations from a leased facility in about two months before its own facility is constructed. A delegation from Amazon, led by global director and head for Real Estate and Facilities John Schoettler, met Telangana IT Minister K T Rama Rao and discussed the expansion plans. More →
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