Kindle 3 – The Best eReader on the Market

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The new Kindle 3 ebook reader is out on the market and flooding the streets with its mighty awesomeness! One of the best electronic book readers on the market today, the Amazon Kindle 3 offers stunning performance for all you book lovers out there!

The new Kindle is available in two versions; one of them is priced at around $140, and can connect to the internet exclusively through private or public WI-FI networks. The other Kindle 3 version is priced at around $190 and it comes with Wi-Fi and 3G connectivity. The free, built-in 3G connectivity uses the same technology as cell phones, making it possible to download or purchase any product or file from any location with cell service! Now that’s what I call mobility! The 3G version of this ebook reader is available in two colors, graphite and classic white!

Both of these cool gadgets use the new E-ink “Pearl” display, which offers higher contrast than precedent models and also a faster refresh rate! Despite this fact, it is in fact slower than traditional LCD displays.

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Speck HandyShell Case for iPad 2

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One of the well known companies when it comes to manufacturing fun and cheap iPad accessories is Speck. They are based in Palo Alto, California, where all their products are designed and manufactured. The company also manufactures bags and cases for Macbook and other gadgets such as Blackberry and Ipod. You should definitely check their line of iPad cases if you’re looking for one because they all look classy and elegant.

Just recently they have released a new case, the HandyShell Case for iPad 2. The product has a protective hard shell which is great for your tablet computer if you’re not a careful person. The design is also very unique and it really stands out from the rest of other Ipad case models that you can buy online or from local stores these days.

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Amazon Kindle Offers Preview of Latest Software Update

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Amazon has released a software update for its popular e-reader Kindle. The software update will allow Kindle users to network with other users in the larger Kindle community and it will also convert the entire process of reading and reviewing books into a seamless whole. The major highlights of the software update are listed below. Public Notes The Public Notes feature will allow users to share book notes and remarks with other Kindle users. The feature will also allow users to track other users and access Public Notes posted by them. This Kindle meets Twitter feature is the most important aspect of the latest software update. → Read More

Amazon Set to Rival Netflix with Online Movie Service

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Amazon will soon become a serious competitor to Netflix’s online movie rental service. Sources suggest that the world’s biggest online retailer is in discussions with a number of movie studios about acquiring content for setting up an online movie streaming service similar to Netflix. Sources added that Amazon.com is yet to conclude negotiations with big Hollywood studios even as it has already acquired rights for a number of independent movies. Initially, Amazon was looking at a mid-February release for the service but the date was postponed by the company in order to rectify technical problems and acquire additional movie rights. As of today, there is no clarity on when the service will actually be released. → Read More

Kindle’s Popularity Forces Competitors to Slash Prices

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The nascent but fast growing e-reader market in the United States has largely been dominated by Amazon’s Kindle since its debut back in 2007. In addition to Kindle, Apple’s multi-purpose iPad tablet and Barnes and Noble’s Nook have also made significant inroads into the e-reader space. This has made life difficult for the dozen or so newcomers in this segment. To stay in the reckoning, these companies are now offering their e-readers at a substantial discount to the established players like Kindle and Nook which are currently available at $139 and $149 respectively. Some of the most “attractive” offers are detailed below. → Read More