Amazon brings Bookerly font to more Kindle e-readers

By on August 11, 2015 at 8:11 PM.

Amazon brings Bookerly font to more Kindle e-readers

Amazon has introduced the ' Bookerly' font to replace 'Caecilia' on the 2015 Kindle Paperwhite. According to the Engadget, it is being released on the Kindle Voyage, Kindle Touch, Kindle 7th gen and previous-genKindle Paperwhites as part of those devices' latest software update. More →
0 

Amazon to pay Kindle e-book authors based on pages read by readers

By on June 23, 2015 at 12:53 PM.

Amazon to pay Kindle e-book authors based on pages read by readers

Amazon has announced that it will pay some authors based on how many pages are read of their book. Normally, authors are paid a consistent amount for every e-book people download, regardless of how much of a page-turner it is. More →
0 

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 →
0 

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 →
0 

Amazon’s new touchscreen Kindle available for pre-order in India for Rs 5,999

By on September 18, 2014 at 2:41 PM.

Amazon’s new touchscreen Kindle available for pre-order in India for Rs 5,999

Amazon unveiled the new Kindle with 20 percent faster processor and double on-device storage. But the biggest change is that, for the first time, the basic Kindle has a touchscreen. The new Kindle is now available for pre-order in India for Rs 5,999 and starts shipping on October 9. More →
1 

Amazon Kindle Voyage is a $199 ebook reader for people who love to read

By on September 18, 2014 at 1:25 PM.

Amazon Kindle Voyage is a $199 ebook reader for people who love to read

While most of us would like to believe ebook readers are dead and multi-purpose devices like tablets and phablets are the way to go, the truth is there is still a market, albeit a tiny one, for dedicated ebook readers. That space is almost entirely owned by Amazon, which not only sells the ebook readers but also happens to be the world's largest seller of ebook readers. And with the Kindle Voyage announcement today, Amazon believes there are still people out there who would spend $199 on a dedicated ebook reader. More →
0 

Amazon India starts EMI scheme on Kindle, Paperwhite and Fire tablets

By on March 31, 2014 at 4:03 PM.

Amazon India starts EMI scheme on Kindle, Paperwhite and Fire tablets

Amazon India has started offering EMI scheme option on purchase of Kindle readers including the Kindle and new generation Kindle Paperwhite, and Kindle Fire tablets. Under the easy EMI payment option, a brand new Kindle can be bought on a monthly installment of Rs 500 for 12 months and the Paperwhite (Wi-Fi) for Rs 900 per month installment for 12 months. The company is also offering special EMI promotional discount on the new generation Paperwhite and the basic Kindle 6-inch e-ink models which will be available for Rs 10,080 instead of Rs 10,999 and Rs 5,600 instead of Rs 5,999. This discount will be valid till April 15. More →
0 

Amazon cuts prices of its Kindle e-book readers in India

By on October 18, 2013 at 12:46 PM.

Amazon cuts prices of its Kindle e-book readers in India

Amazon India today has announced a limited-period special festive discount offer on the Kindle e-book reader and Kindle Fire HD 8.9-inch tablets. So the Kindle 6-inch is now available at a reduced price of Rs 4,999 instead of Rs 5,999. Also, the 16GB model of the Kindle Fire HD 8.9-inch tablet also gets a massive discount of Rs 4,000 and is now available for Rs 17,999. The price for the 32GB version of Kindle Fire HD 8.9-inch is reduced to Rs 21,999, from Rs 25,999. Earlier, Amazon had slashed prices of the Kindle Fire HD 7-inch as well. The price of the Kindle Paperwhite remains untouched. More →
0 

Amazon looking to customize Kindle content for India

By on August 29, 2013 at 9:28 AM.

Amazon looking to customize Kindle content for India

Amazon started selling its Kindle ebook reader in August last year and recently launched the Kindle Paperwhite and Kindle Fire devices in the country. However, the world's largest online retailer is yet to have its "Eureka!" moment when it comes to making inroads into the country's almost non-existent e-reading market. More →
0