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Amazon working on device that will be ‘bigger than Kindle’, Apple TV rival perhaps?

Amazon working on device that will be ‘bigger than Kindle’, Apple TV rival perhaps?

By 15 January 2014

Amazon is working on a new device that it claims could be "bigger than Kindle". The company hosted a happy hour recruitment tour in Boston at the end of December and in the invitation it revealed that a new product was in the development stage. What that... >>

Amazon Instant Video to offer 4K Ultra HD content from Warner Bros, Lionsgate, 20th Century Fox and others

Amazon Instant Video to offer 4K Ultra HD content from Warner Bros, Lionsgate, 20th Century Fox and others

By 6 January 2014

Amazon Instant Video is working with Warner Bros, Lionsgate, 20th Century Fox, Discovery and others to offer 4K Ultra HD content. Amazon announced in December that it wanted to push 4K content, and it even confirmed Amazon Studios would shoot all 2014... >>

Samsung announces UHD ecosystem expansion to increase consumer adoption and access to 4K content

Samsung announces UHD ecosystem expansion to increase consumer adoption and access to 4K content

By 6 January 2014

Samsung has used CES 2014 as a platform to announce its plans to increase UHD adoption and access among consumers by expanding its UHD ecosystem. The South Korean giant has said it will be working with global partners to offer customers an "easy and convenient... >>

Dolby Vision finally ready for public consumption, partners with Sharp and Netflix to bring it to market

Dolby Vision finally ready for public consumption, partners with Sharp and Netflix to bring it to market

By 6 January 2014

Dolby has announced that it is finally ready to bring Dolby Vision to market. The television technology has been discussed and touted for a while, but companies such as Sharp and TCL are expected to release supported sets later this year. Prototype TVs... >>

Amazon Cyber Monday shoppers bought 426 items per second - mostly from mobile devices

Amazon Cyber Monday shoppers bought 426 items per second - mostly from mobile devices

By 26 December 2013

Amazon has again released its shopping statistics for the holiday season, including how often shoppers bought, when they bought, and what they bought. And this year has some record-setting figures, as well as some further evidence that consumers are embracing... >>

Amazon Boxing Day sale starts early again, on Christmas Day

Amazon Boxing Day sale starts early again, on Christmas Day

By 25 December 2013

What better way to celebrate the love of Christmas and all the presents you gave and received than to buy more? That’s Amazon’s thoughts anyway as it brings the Boxing Day sale forward to the big day itself for a second year running. Presumably with... >>

A Bitcoin gadget geek buying guide

A Bitcoin gadget geek buying guide

By 24 December 2013

Bitcoin, the online currency, has been getting a lot of attention lately. And with that attention has come more users. As the currency gains popularity more companies are starting to accept it as a form of payment. Just the other day a Tesla Model S was... >>

A week in reviews: 16 - 20 December

A week in reviews: 16 - 20 December

By 21 December 2013

Panic! It's the eve of the week before Christmas and there are plenty of stocking fillers to buy. Which is why this week's reviews have varied from toys to cameras and the rather lovely Kindle Paperwhite. So, go on, fill yer boots. We've been playing... >>

Amazon's Storybuilder tool lets you beat script notecards and save them in the cloud

Amazon's Storybuilder tool lets you beat script notecards and save them in the cloud

By 18 December 2013

Amazon's film and series production arm has come up with a new project, but this time it's for screenwriters rather than viewers. Introducing Amazon Storybuilder. Amazon Studios has announced this new product as a way for screenwriters to lay out their... >>

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite (2013) review
5 out of 5

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite (2013) review

By 18 December 2013

The new Amazon Kindle Paperwhite is the latest eBook reader to capture the essence of the Kindle in its best form to date. When it comes to eBook readers, the Kindle has captured the imagination of the public. So much so that we're hearing Kindle used... >>