The Mayday button in the Kindle Fire HDX is one of the more compelling features in Amazon's new tablet.
Loaded with more pixels than you'll know what to do with, the new Fire tablets also include 'X-Ray' features for second-screen TV viewing and a 'Mayday' button for real-time video tech support.
Tech products get colorful, AT&T gets cozy with the feds, Microsoft pulls Nokia into its watery embrace, and Amazon introduces MatchBook. With guests Jonathan Seff and Mark Sullivan.
Promises "a new display technology" that will offer higher contrast and better reflectivity.
It's yet another step in Amazon's merging of the physical and digital worlds—and another ploy for platform lock-in.
It's easier than you might think to send a PDF to your Kindle and convert it to raw text for easier reading.
Amazon.com's Kindle e-reader has dominated the competition in Japan since its launch last year, according to new research, showing the company's low pricing and powerful brand may have overcome its late entrance into the market.
South Carolina will investigate the possibility of using electronic license plates whose text could be altered remotely by the DMV. They also could be used to track your vehicle.
Amazon has announced that it is jumping into the officially licensed fan fiction business with its new Kindle Worlds publishing platform.