Home > Archive by tag 'Kindle Fire'

Posts Tagged ‘ Kindle Fire ’

Apple to unveil iPad Mini tonight; can it give Google & Amazon a run for their money?

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 | More »

Apple is all set to unveil a smaller version of the iPad, the company’s popular tablet offering. The new tablet, rumoured to be a 7 inch device, could be called iPad Mini. According to many, Apple has decided to reduce the size of its tablets for the first time since launching the first iPad in [&...


Microsoft prices Wi-Fi Surface tablet below new Apple iPad

Microsoft Corp is setting the price of its new Surface tablet below comparable versions of Apple Inc’s  iPad, signaling its intent to grab a slice of the booming tablet market. The world’s largest software company, which announced its surprise foray into computer manufacturing in June,...

17 October, 2012 | More »

Amazon uses ‘shock and awe’ tactics

Smartphone announcements from Nokia and Motorola last week may not have had the big impact the companies hoped for ahead of an expected iPhone event, but Amazon’s unveiling of new Kindles amounted to “shock and awe” tactics for the tablet industry. Amazon slashed prices, announced dramatic ...

10 September, 2012 | More »

Amazon will let Kindle users pay to opt out of ads

Amazon.com (AMZN.O), in an apparent switch in its pricing policy, said over the weekend that it will allow purchasers of its new Kindle Fire tablets to pay $15 extra to turn off advertisements that are built into the devices. The change came barely a day after Amazon on Thursday unveiled larger Kind...

10 September, 2012 | More »


Amazon unveils new Kindle Fire HD family, targets Apple with 8.9 inch tablet

Amazon has finally taken the wraps off its new range of Kindle Fire tablets. The new range, called Kindle Fire HD are available in the 7 and 8.9 inch screen sizes and come with better screens, faster processors and 4G. The company has also launched a new and cheaper version of the original Kindle Fi...

7 September, 2012 | More »

Amazon teams with Nokia, snubs Google for maps

Amazon.com Inc’s new Kindle Fire will have mapping services via a tie-up with Nokia Oyj, according to two people familiar with the situation, filling a gap in the tablet’s capabilities while snubbing Google Inc’s popular service. The world’s largest Internet retailer, which s...

31 August, 2012 | More »

Screen Shot 2012-07-18 at 4.41.57 PM

Google’s Nexus 7 tablet arrives in India, but unofficially and over-priced

Nexus 7, Google’s latest and only tablet offering, is now available for online purchase in India. Although the tablet has not been officially launched in the country, you can buy it from Indiatimes Shopping for Rs 16,952 and also from eBay India for Rs 17,690. The search giant has also launched a ...

18 July, 2012 | More »

Apple Set To Launch iPad 3 Next Week: What You Can Expect & What We Would Like To See

Its official, Apple Inc is launching its next coolest thing on March 7, 2012 (mid next week) in San Francisco and in all probability it will takes the cover off its next generation Tablet or the iPad 3 (could also be named iPad 2S) at the event. The company has already sent out invites for […...

29 February, 2012 | More »

Hottest Tablets Of 2011

Apple iPad 2 As anticipated by all Apple fans, this second offering by the tech giant has hit all the right chords. For one, it’s faster. Plus, the Tablet features a new design that is 33 per cent thinner and up to 15 per cent lighter than the original iPad, making it a must-have. The […]...

29 December, 2011 | More »

Amazon Launches Kindle Owner’s Lending Library

Amazon.com, Inc. has announced the launch of the Kindle Owners’ Lending Library (KOLL). With the KOLL, a Kindle owner with an Amazon Prime membership can choose from thousands of books to borrow for free (including over 100 current and former New York Times bestsellers) as frequently as a book...

3 November, 2011 | More »

Page 1 of 212