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Read all about it....Guardian edition for Kindle goes to press

Read all about it....Guardian edition for Kindle goes to press

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The Guardian and its Sunday sibling The Observer are now available on the Amazon Kindle in ereader form - joining the like of The Times, The Daily Mail and The Financial Times. Launching with a two week free trial option, the app "contains all your favourite... >>

Kindle Android app: Now with added Honeycomb

Kindle Android app: Now with added Honeycomb

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Amazon has update its Kindle Android app making it optimised for tablets, like the Motorola Xoom, which run Honeycomb. The app has a more streamlined shopping process making it easier to grab new ebooks for your Android slate, and includes a new UI for... >>

Kindle App goes live on Windows Phone 7

Kindle App goes live on Windows Phone 7

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Back in October 2010 Microsoft stated that a Kindle App for Windows Phone 7 was in development and now, just over two months later, it has arrived. The Windows Phone 7 Kindle app is the first major eBook reading app for Microsoft's latest mobile platform... >>

Amazon announces Android and Windows tablet Kindle apps

Amazon announces Android and Windows tablet Kindle apps

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With one eye obviously on CES, where we fully expect to see a wealth of Android and Windows based tablets (well, a few at least) announced, Amazon has declared that it is ready to introduce a tablet friendly app for both platforms. Working along the same... >>

Amazon Kindle Book Lending opens up

Amazon Kindle Book Lending opens up

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Amazon has opened up a new free service, Kindle Book Lending, which allows owners of eBooks bought from the site to share them with their friends and family. At present the new service is only available on Amazon.com, but is expected to roll-out across... >>

Android Kindle app delivers newspapers and magazines

Android Kindle app delivers newspapers and magazines

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Launched back in June, the Amazon Kindle app for Android has just received its first major upgrade, bringing with it some tasty new additions. First up in Kindle 2.0, is the ability to purchase over 100 newspapers and magazines including The New York... >>

Kindle for the Web coming early 2011

Kindle for the Web coming early 2011

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Amazon has announced that it's launching Amazon Kindle for the Web, a new HTML 5 version of its Kindle reader app that will allow people to read their eBooks from any browser. The new offering will mean that users can access their Kindle titles without... >>

Best App 2010: and the nominees are...

Best App 2010: and the nominees are...

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It's all about the apps these days. Smartphones would be nothing without these clever little bits of software that let us do pretty much anything we want, all from one device. The apps we've seen on Pocket-lint over the last year span numerous platforms... >>

Kindle ebooks appointment with Windows Phone 7

Kindle ebooks appointment with Windows Phone 7

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Were you a little bit worried that Windows Phone 7 was seriously lacking when it came to ebooks? Well, worry no-more because Amazon has announced that the Kindle app will be making its way to the fledgling phone platform later this year. Microsoft demonstrated... >>

Amazon Kindle for Android checks in

Amazon Kindle for Android checks in

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Amazon has expanded its Kindle offering to include support for the Android platform. "Customers around the world can now download this free application from Android Market and enjoy Amazon's vast selection of Kindle books on their Android-powered devices",... >>