As of June 30, 2023
Amazon has decided to completely end its digital book business in China.
End of an era
Amazon's Kindle e-readers with built-in 3G will begin to lose the ability to connect to the internet on their own in the US in December.
Antitrust inquiry into Apple's antics
According to a collection of internal emails recently released by lawmakers, as part of the House Judiciary Committee's antirust probe into Apple, a series of Amazon advertisements prompted Steve Jobs and Phil Schiller to block in-app purchases of Kindle books on iOS.
You can drop it in the bath, we guess
Amazon has announced a new version of its popular e-reader which now has an IPX8 waterproof rating.
Kindle Oasis is available for pre-order for $289.99
While the e-paper book reader's thunder has been stolen by the tablet, e-ink is a lot easer to read and now Amazon has given its Kindle a refresh by scrapping its design and starting with something that can be used one handed.
Want some more high end market
Amazon is set to release a higher-end Kindle version with a rechargeable protective case for a better battery life.
$10 a month for 600k books
7- and 8.9-inchers with impressive specs
When Kindles just aren’t enough
Kindle Paperwhite takes over