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The program already has over 10,000 books from some of the world’s most famous authors and Amazon is now urging others to enrol in Kindle MatchBook, in a bid to increase their revenue stream while... offering greater value to customers.

Kindle MatchBook gives customers the option to buy the Kindle edition of print books they have purchased for $2.99, $1.99, $0.99 or even for free. If that isn&r...

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Gansler says that affordable Android tablets could be used to help prisoners read eBooks, sign up for online learning programs and connect with friends and family via email, things which he believes... could ease their transition back into reality.

"It has to work," Gansler said, reports The Baltimore Sun.

"We have the ability in the 21st century to educate children...

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Speaking to Reuters today, Staples' president of U.S. retail Demos Parneros said that Amazon will introduce up to five tablets, one of which will be a 10-inch model. Staples currently stocks... Amazon’s solitary tablet, the 7-inch Kindle Fire.

Amazon declined to comment on the story, which is by no means the first on the possibility of the firm launching multiple tablets in the f...

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The free TED Books app works with TED Books that will sell for $2.99 each and include video and audio embeds, social integration, and a suite of multimedia features. 

The non-profit company’s... slogan is “Ideas worth spreading.” 

TED Books are short, original, electronic books produced every two weeks by the TED organization. Titles in the TED Books lineup are typically under 20...

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The firm’s “A Portrait of Today’s Tablet User” claims that tablet app spending will jump up from $1.4 billion in 2011 to a mega $2.6 billion this year, and states that paid-for... apps have accounted for a considerable 23% of all downloaded tablet apps over the last year.

And while that is good news for developers looking to monetize their products, there was also some exc...

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The report confirms that 21% of Americans have now read an e-Book in the past 12 months, rising from 17% in December, and suggests that the ownership of tablets and eReaders have grown from 10% to 19%... over this same time-frame.

Pew attributes the increasing consumption of digital content down to the increasing availability of books and magazines in digital format, and intriguingly says that de...