Amazon Kindle Touch archive

  • Kindle Touch update brings new interface, features
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    Kindle Touch update brings new interface, features

    By 9 January 2013

    The Amazon Kindle Touch has received a new lease of life with a software update today, bringing with it an array of new features.  The Amazon Kindle Touch model was discontinued in October 2012 with the arrival of new models in the Kindle line-up, but...

  • Kindle Touch discontinued, Amazon focuses on Kindle Paperwhite
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    Kindle Touch discontinued, Amazon focuses on Kindle Paperwhite

    By 16 October 2012

    With the Kindle Paperwhite making its way to UK shores, Amazon has sneakily discontinued its extremely popular Kindle Touch eBook reader. It's an obvious decision really, considering that the Paperwhite has been listed at exactly the same price points...

  • Amazon Kindle Touch 3G review
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    Amazon Kindle Touch 3G review

    By 24 April 2012

    It wasn't all that long ago that we reviewed the new Kindle. As you might imagine, we loved it. This is, after all, the best known and best designed ebook reader on the market. It's simple, cheap, and pretty much single-purpose. What it does, it does...

  • UK Kindle Touch starts shipping week early
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    UK Kindle Touch starts shipping week early

    By 20 April 2012

    Those in the UK who pre-ordered the Kindle Touch or Kindle Touch 3G have been getting a nice surprise today, as Amazon has released the devices a week earlier than anticipated. Originally slated to be in stock from 27 April, the new eBook readers are...

  • Do we really need tablets and eBook readers?
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    Do we really need tablets and eBook readers?

    By 28 March 2012

    Do we really need eBook readers when tablets will do the same and so much more besides? For some, this is a question that perhaps doesn't need asking, but in a quick straw poll around Pocket-lint staff and friends, it seems to be a burning issue. Responses...

  • Amazon Kindle Touch UK release date set for 27 April
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    Amazon Kindle Touch UK release date set for 27 April

    By 27 March 2012

    Amazon has announced that it is launching the Amazon Kindle Touch and Kindle Touch 3G in the UK, following the debuts of the touchscreen-enabled e-book readers in the US last year. The new UK models will be identical to the US versions, but will feature...

  • Year in review 2011: September
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    Year in review 2011: September

    By 30 December 2011

    Cameras and tablets filled the tech landscape in September. We however were far too distracted by the fact that Star Wars had arrived on Blu-ray. In what has to be our launch stunt of the year, London had its BT tower transformed into a giant lightsaber...

  • No Amazon Kindle Fire or Kindle Touch for UK
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    No Amazon Kindle Fire or Kindle Touch for UK

    By 28 September 2011

    Amazon UK has exclusively told Pocket-lint that it will not be selling the new Amazon Kindle Fire tablet, nor the touchscreen-enabled Kindle Touch ebook readers in the UK as things currently stand. "Today, Kindle Fire and Kindle Touch are available only...

  • Amazon Kindle Touch: Two touchscreen models, plus £89 Kindle
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    Amazon Kindle Touch: Two touchscreen models, plus £89 Kindle

    By 28 September 2011

    Amazon has bolstered its expected Amazon Kindle Fire launch with a batch of new ebook readers. The Amazon Kindle Touch range consists of two models, one 3G and Wi-Fi, one Wi-Fi only. Plus, the company has announced a cheaper non-touchscreen Kindle that...