Warning: Declaration of Walker_Comment2::start_lvl(&$output, $depth, $args) should be compatible with Walker::start_lvl(&$output, $depth = 0, $args = Array) in /var/www/blogkindle.com/public_html/wp-content/themes/atahualpa/functions/bfa_comment_walker.php on line 145

Warning: Declaration of Walker_Comment2::end_lvl(&$output, $depth, $args) should be compatible with Walker::end_lvl(&$output, $depth = 0, $args = Array) in /var/www/blogkindle.com/public_html/wp-content/themes/atahualpa/functions/bfa_comment_walker.php on line 145

Warning: Declaration of Walker_Comment2::start_el(&$output, $comment, $depth, $args) should be compatible with Walker::start_el(&$output, $object, $depth = 0, $args = Array, $current_object_id = 0) in /var/www/blogkindle.com/public_html/wp-content/themes/atahualpa/functions/bfa_comment_walker.php on line 145

Warning: Declaration of Walker_Comment2::end_el(&$output, $comment, $depth, $args) should be compatible with Walker::end_el(&$output, $object, $depth = 0, $args = Array) in /var/www/blogkindle.com/public_html/wp-content/themes/atahualpa/functions/bfa_comment_walker.php on line 145

Sunday Night Links: 31 August 2008

Welcome to the BlogKindle.com weekly news round-up! Every Sunday we compile a list of our favourite stories from the past week, we also bring to you our selection of Kindle and Amazon related links from around the web. Compiled from blogs, magazines, main stream media and other sources, we hope these links will give you […]

Kindle Photo of the Day #34: JavaOne 2008

Photo by LostInBrittany If you have an image that you would like to submit for Kindle Photo of the Day, then please get in touch! you can send the image via email to – please make sure you include your name and a link to your site.

Sony has lost the battle of the e-book

The Sony Reader is a worthy opponent to the Kindle, however Sony has made some fundamental mistakes which will ultimately mean it will lose the battle for the e-book. Sony’s chief executive, Sir Howard Stringer, noticed how Apple integrated is software and hardware to create a better customer experience, he added that Sony wants to […]

“The Clue of the Silver Key” by Edgar Wallace (1930) – Free Kindle e-book

Anna is the jewel of St. Petersburg society until she leaves her husband for the handsome and charming military officer, Count Vronsky. They fall in love, going beyond High Society’s acceptance of trivial adulterous dalliances. But when Vronsky’s love cools, Anna cannot bring herself to return to the husband she detests… Excerpt: Chapter One They […]

Save $100 on a Kindle purchase, now just $259

Amazon.com has partnered up with Chase in a rare limited time offer where you can get up to $100 off the Kindle paying a total of $259 for the device – the offer ends on September 8th. Get the Amazon Rewards Visa Card and Get $100 Off Kindle Thanks to Chase, you get $100 off […]

Two new UK newspapers for the Kindle; the Times and the Financial Times

This week two new newspapers make it onto the Kindle – they are both British newspapers. The Times, which I don’t know an awful lot about, and the Financial Times which I adore and consider to be one of the best newspapers in the world. The Times was first published in 1785 and is now […]

E-Ink on phones

The E Ink Corporation has announces that it’s Vizplex Imaging Film based displays will be available on the Hitachi W61H and on the Casio G’zOne range, both phones will incorporate e-ink technology into the outer display of the handsets. The technology is virtually identical to the display on the Kindle, just a lot smaller. “We […]

Kindle Photo of the Day #33: Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos is the founder and CEO of Amazon.com. Jeff spent his hour reading a manuscript on an Amazon Kindle. Photo by video services If you have an image that you would like to submit for Kindle Photo of the Day, then please get in touch! you can send the image via email to – […]

PVI expects 10x growth in EPD market over next three years

Electrophoretic displays or EPD is the superb paper-like technology used in the Kindle and Sony Reader, it is often referred to as e-ink. Prime View International (PVI) is the company behind the production of many e-ink screens, they supply Amazon with e-ink screens for the Kindle. PVI chairman Scott Liu believes that the EPD market […]

Kindle is like a Prius

Some would have you believe that the Toyota Prius is the answer to all our energy problems, however, it isn’t, its the step in-between. When you look up what the word Prius means “that which comes before” you will realise that the Prius is not the car of the future, the Prius comes before, to […]