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How long before Amazon extends “Special Offers” to existing Kindle owners?

Unless the new ad-supported Kindle is rocking some sort of actual hardware widget that creates magical screensaver ads, the main difference between it and existing “normal” Kindles is probably at the operating system level. And if that’s the case, then … Continue reading

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Amazon repurposes screensavers as billboards, introduces ad-sponsored Kindle for $114

Amazon just widened the gap between its cheapest Kindle and the competition, with a new ad-supported Wi-Fi model for $114. Continue reading

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New Kindle commercial is possibly also a tampon commercial

The Kindle is so light and carefree that when you’re using one, you can run and jump and hold hands and collapse into a laugh-ball with your other literate friends. The Kindle can absorb far more words than your grandmother’s … Continue reading

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Amazon's new Kindle ad makes me feel weird about owning a Kindle

Have you seen the new Kindle spot yet? At first I thought it was made by a fan, or that it was one of the entries submitted for Amazon’s “create a Kindle ad” contest that ran last month. Not because … Continue reading

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