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Kindle HDX 8.9 Australian Review: A Half-Remembered Dream

Last night I woke up, thinking that perhaps the world had changed while I was sleeping. Content was freely available in Australia, gadgets were cheap and tablets were impossibly thin and beautiful. What I was remembering was a dream, and that dream is personified by the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9: a beautiful mirage you wish was fully realised for those Down Under.


The Next Kindle Paperwhite Will Have A Better Screen And Font

A report from TechCrunch based on a prototype viewing indicates that Amazon is making upgrades to the Paperwhite e-reader for release in early- to mid-2014. Screen resolution is set to jump from 212 ppi to 300 ppi and the redesigned unit will supposedly be lighter than the current model.


Amazon Kindle Fire HDX Range Finally Available In Australia

For the longest time in Australia, the Amazon Kindle Fire has been the best content tablet you could never have. Amazon has figured out that there’s a giant island on the bottom of the world, and will now start selling the Fire range of tablets online and in retail stores, and much more.


Do Kids Use Ereaders?

Look around any gathering involving kids and, these days, it’s likely that there are plenty of tablets floating around too. But have you ever seen kids hunched over an ereader in the same way?


Amazon's Kindle MatchBook Service Is Now Live

In this modern age of tablets and ereaders, it’s always a little bit tough to decide whether to buy the hardcopy of a book or just go for the ebook. Now, you don’t have to choose with the newly launched Kindle MatchBook service that offers cheap ebook versions of hardcopy books you’ve purchased on Amazon.


New Kindle Paperwhite Lands In Australian Retailers

Continuing the tradition of the new Kindles eventually making their way to Australian vendors, the new 6th Generation Kindle Paperwhite is finally available in Australia. Here’s where you can get it.


Kindle Fire HDX Teardown: Blazing Guts (Just Pray It Doesn't Break)

We’re big fans of Amazon’s new Kindle Fire HDX, but we’ve been waiting to see exactly what lurks within its sleek frame for a while. Fortunately, iFixit has now stripped it bare, and it’s thumbs up all round — unless you wanna try to repair it.


Kindle Fire HDX Review: Third Time's A Charmer

The Kindle Fire HDX is a big step forward compared to its forebears. It’s got a sleek redesign, blazing fast guts, and a few new tricks. Most of all, though, it’s the best small tablet you can buy. You know, soon.


Kindle Fire HDX Hands-On: Amazon's Tablet, All Grown Up At Last

The new Kindle Fires are here. We’ve been hands on and they’re pretty damn impressive.


This Is Supposedly Amazon's Next Kindle Fire HD

BGR claims it has images of what it says is the forthcoming update to the Kindle Fire HD. If this is the real deal, the new models will feature a design overhaul addressing some of the last model’s shortcomings.