Posts Tagged: kindle

App Annie turns into a bookworm, now offers e-book sales analytics

App Annie turns into a bookworm, now offers e-book analytics

Already the go-to destination for app analytics, Beijing-born App Annie has now added tracking statistics for e-books. This will make it eas...

  • October 9, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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China Kindle launch

Finally, the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite and Fire HD Launch Today in China

Though it’s likely that not many Chinese users care all that much, the tech world has nonetheless been awaiting the arrival of Amazon’s ...

  • June 7, 2013
  • at 4:02 pm
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e-books in vietnam

E-Books In Vietnam Stagnate at 1% of Total Book Buying Market Share

One of my favorite local Vietnamese tech sites,, just came out with an interesting report saying that in Vietnam e-books haven...

  • April 23, 2013
  • at 6:30 pm
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Amazon Brings Kindle E-Bookstore and Apps to China, But Still No Sign of any Hardware

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) has just launched its e-bookstore and Kindle smartphone apps into China’s crowded e-book market. It has been a lo...

  • December 13, 2012
  • at 1:50 pm
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A Chinese Startup Helps Chinese Kindle Owners Read the News, But is it Legal?

Amazon’s Kindle is a huge hit overseas, but it still hasn’t even been officially released in China. Of course, there are plenty ...

  • October 2, 2012
  • at 4:30 am
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Japan to Get Kindle Touch in April? [REPORT]

The Nikkei Business Daily is reporting that Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) will start selling its Kindle ebook reader in Japan as early as April, with...

  • February 11, 2012
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Rumor: Amazon’s Kindle Coming to China

Perhaps those government talks we reported on back in October went well, because it looks like Amazon’s Kindle product line may finall...

  • January 3, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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As Competitor Posts Big Losses, Amazon in Talks to Launch Kindle in China

Today, TheNextWeb is reporting that Amazon has confirmed it’s planning to officially launch the Kindle in China, and is currently in t...

  • October 28, 2011
  • at 2:37 pm
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After Buying 40% of Yambook Maker, Is a Baidu E-Reader Coming?

Reports say that Baidu has bought up 40 percent of digital books and e-reader maker Fan Shu in a deal believed to be worth 47.6 million RMB ...

  • August 4, 2011
  • at 2:30 pm
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Kindle launches in India June 2013

Just 1 Week After Opening in India, Amazon Preps Indian Launch of Kindle and Fire HD

That was quick work. Amazon India made a quiet launch just last week, and now three of Amazon’s (NASDAQ:AMZN) hardware models are set for ...

  • June 13, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Report: Kindle Finally Launching in China on June 7, Prices Start at $134

Report: Kindle Finally Launching in China on June 7, Prices Start at $134

Rumors about Amazon’s Kindle coming to China have been around virtually since the device was first released, but until now it has stub...

  • May 30, 2013
  • at 12:17 am
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Amazon Kindle China pre-orders

Amazon Rumored to be Starting Kindle Pre-Orders in China Tomorrow

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) launched its e-bookstore and e-reading apps in China last December, but there’s still something missing – s...

  • April 15, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Xiaomi Confirms Acquisition of Duokan, Startup Maker of Kindle and Apple TV Apps

Chinese phone-maker Xiaomi has today confirmed its acquisition of Duokan, a startup maker of e-reader and Apple TV apps. The financial detai...

  • November 13, 2012
  • at 12:45 pm
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Amazon Reportedly Making Progress With Japanese Publishers, Kindle Coming… erm… Later

Any of our readers in Japan who are waiting for Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) to start selling e-books and its Kindle e-reader the country are very l...

  • April 17, 2012
  • at 4:00 pm
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Douban Launches Ebook Store, Reading is the New Rock ‘n’ Roll, the Chinese social media site that’s focused around hobbies such as music, movies and reading, has today launched an ebook sto...

  • January 20, 2012
  • at 11:50 am
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Dangdang’s E-Book Platform Leaves Much to Be Desired (So Far)

Last month, we reported on the launch of Dangdang’s Ebook platform and apps. According to Dangdang (NYSE:DANG), the thing has over 50,...

  • January 3, 2012
  • at 11:30 am
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Amazon Set To Take On Japan’s E-book Market [Report]

The Nikkei business daily is reporting that Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) could enter the Japanese e-book market sometime this year, bringing its new...

  • October 20, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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[UPDATE] Cloudary Suspends its US IPO – and now Xunlei too

[Update: July 21st, 6pm Beijing time - And now we hear that Xunlei (the video, games, and P2P download site) has cancelled its IPO for the t...

  • July 21, 2011
  • at 3:15 pm
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