Amazon’s new Kindle Fire HDX tablet resembles Google’s Nexus 7 in many ways — from its light weight to its sharp display. Both tablets run a version of Google’s Android operating system, and they even have the same starting price of $229.
US magazine publisher Conde Nast said Tuesday it would outsource to online giant Amazon the management of both its print and digital subscriptions.
Amazon is launching a subscription service for children’s games, videos and books aimed at getting more kids to use its Kindle Fire tablet devices.
Days after its unveiling last week, the 7-inch Kindle Fire is now being touted by some as the tablet that can challenge the Apple iPad’s reign in the tablet market. It is, after all, priced at a very affordable $199. Its size also makes it more portable and easier to use with just one hand. [...]