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Modded Kindle Gets Child-Friendly With VTech Controls

This mod takes the controls of a vtech V.Reader and makes them work as a Kindle-compatible controller.


Kindle Fire Helps Amazon Set Holiday Sales Record

Amazon says it sold more than a million Kindles per week during December, and millions of Kindle Fire tablets during the holiday shopping season.


Tech Trends You'll See in 2012

From data-only cell phone plans to HTML 5, these ten advancements are ready to go mainstream in the year to come.

How to Convert an Ebook to the Amazon Kindle Format

Here's how to convert ePub files into a format that you can read on your Kindle.


Amazon Kindle Fire OS Update: 5 Fixes Outlined

An overview of the OS update to Amazon's Kindle Fire budget tablet.


10 Luxurious, Executive-Class Tech Gifts

If you have a high-flying, tech-savvy executive on your holiday shopping list, wow them with one of these luxe gifts.

Actual Kindle Sales Figures: More Than 3 Million Sold So Far

Amazon breaks tradition and discusses sales figures for its Kindle lines.


12 Tech Gifts for Commuters

Looking for the perfect present for someone who has a long commute to work? Here are a dozen great options that won't bust your budget.


Amazon Kindle Fire Said to be Moving into Second Place in Tablet War

IHS estimates the company at a 13.8% share of tablet shipments in the fourth quarter, beating out the 4.8% held by Samsung.


Kindle Touch Review: Finally, a Touch E-reader for Amazon

Amazon's first touchscreen e-reader is responsive, but its software lacks the finesse we had expected.