Posts Tagged ‘ Amazon ’

Amazon Cloud Player Useless For Music, But Interesting As A Free Cloud Locker

Mar 29th, 2011 | By | Category: Podcasting Services, Reviews


Amazon Opens Gate To Kindle’s Closed World, Adds Native PDF Reader

Nov 24th, 2009 | By | Category: General


doubleTwist First Look Video – Could This Replace iTunes?

Oct 6th, 2009 | By | Category: Digital Music


Why Amazon Is Getting Sued Over The Kindle

Aug 7th, 2009 | By | Category: Commentary, General


Amazon Just Killed Off The Kindle’s Buzz

Jul 17th, 2009 | By | Category: General


iPhone eBook Reader Stanza Reaches 2 Million Users

Jul 13th, 2009 | By | Category: General, iPods & Portable Media Players


Buying A Book For The Kindle Is Digital Russian Roulette

Jun 22nd, 2009 | By | Category: Featured Story, General, iPhone

The Amazon Kindle may be a failure as a new media platform, but it’s great for reading books, right?

Maybe not.

Based on the experience of Gear Diary’s Dan Cohen, buying a book on the Kindle platform is a game of digital Russian roulette.



The Failure Of The Kindle As A New Media Platform

Jun 16th, 2009 | By | Category: Featured Story, General

The Kindle book reader is a technological wonder – but some bloggers are beginning to recognize that the device is a bit of a wolf in sheep’s clothing.

The Kindle looks like it should be a new media platform, but it’s primary focus is old media.

As a result, supporting the Kindle is, at least for some bloggers, a waste of time.



Amazon Crowdsources TV Ad Campaign

Jun 8th, 2009 | By | Category: Video


Can The iPhone Save The Kindle?

Mar 4th, 2009 | By | Category: Featured Story, iPods & Portable Media Players

Amazon has released a new Kindle iPhone App that expands the reach of the Kindle platform to Apple’s popular iPhone and iPod touch.

Will the Kindle iPhone application help make Amazon’s ebook platform relevant, or is it just another speedbump on the road to a more open ereading future?