March 25th, 2009
Kindle: Amazon’s Wireless Reading Device

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I love this gadget! If you love books, you will love Kindle.
It is an amazing gadget with revolutionary electronic-paper display. It provides a sharp, high-resolution screen that looks and reads like real paper.
Very simple to use: no computer, no cables, no syncing.
Wireless connectivity enables you to shop the Kindle Store directly from your Kindle—whether you’re in the back of a taxi, at the airport, or in bed.
Buy a book and it is auto-delivered wirelessly in less than one minute – how good is that!.
More than 250,000 books are available, including more than 102 of 112 current New York Times® Best Sellers.
New York Times® Best Sellers and New Releases $9.99, unless marked otherwise.
Free book samples are available too. Download and read first chapters for free before you decide to buy.
Top U.S. newspapers including The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post; top magazines including TIME, Atlantic Monthly, and Forbes—all auto-delivered wirelessly.
Top international newspapers from France, Germany, and Ireland; Le Monde, Frankfurter Allgemeine, and The Irish Times—all auto-delivered wirelessly.
More than 1100 top blogs from the worlds of business, technology, sports, entertainment, and politics, including BoingBoing, Slashdot, TechCrunch, ESPN’s Bill Simmons, The Onion, Michelle Malkin, and The Huffington Post—all updated wirelessly throughout the day.
Lighter and thinner than a typical paperback; weighs only 10.3 ounces.
Holds over 200 titles.
Long battery life. Leave wireless on and recharge approximately every other day. Turn wireless off and read for a week or more before recharging. Fully recharges in 2 hours.
Unlike WiFi, Kindle utilizes the same high-speed data network (EVDO) as advanced cell phones—so you never have to locate a hotspot.
No monthly wireless bills, service plans, or commitments—we take care of the wireless delivery so you can simply click, buy, and read.
Includes free wireless access to the planet’s most exhaustive and up-to-date encyclopedia—
New: Kindle Books can be read on your iPhone or iPod touch. Learn More
Email your Word documents and pictures (.JPG, .GIF, .BMP, .PNG) to Kindle for easy on-the-go viewing.
Included in the package box: Kindle wireless reader, Book cover, Power adapter, USB 2.0 cable
Thanks to whoever invented this gadget!!!

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One thought on “Kindle: Amazon’s Wireless Reading Device

  1. I read your blog about how you love Kindle. I also love it but for a much different reason. I’m a writer and small press publisher. Unlike the big publishing companies that have thousands of titles I only have six. Kindle and similar devices kind of level the playing field. It opens up a whole new market for small publishers like me.

    I am new to kindle and haven’t had many sales yet but my books sell well in print and get great reviews. So far I haven’t gotten any reviews on the Kindle side but maybe you can be the first.

    My titles are:
    The Power to say “NO MORE” to abuse
    Darktales a collection of sick twisted scary stories
    Darktales Volume Two
    The Perfect Girl
    The EYES of Evil
    The Truth about Trucking.

    Im currently working on Darktales Volume Three and should be releasing that one soon.

    Anyways if you happen to buy any of my books on Kindle I want you to know the price is drasically lower than print copies for the obvious reason that there is no printing cost involved. Which is another reason I love Kindle.

    Hope you enjoy you Kindle and happy reading.
    Steven R. Zellers

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