Kindle name is dropped from Amazon's family of tablets to strengthen ties to the rest of its burgeoning hardware line.
CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman travels to Europe for his annual Road Trip adventure.
The Kindle Touch is Amazon's best e-reader to date.
If you don't want to spend the extra $20 to upgrade to the forthcoming touch-screen version, the entry-level 2011 Kindle is a great choice for an ultraportable and superaffordable no-frills e-ink reader.
One third of people polled by Pew Internet own an e-book reading device, though tablets get the nod over dedicated e-readers.
IHS iSuppli says the e-book reader market is on an "alarmingly precipitous decline" -- likely down 36 percent this year and 27 percent next year -- as tablet sales soar.
While there's no compelling reason to buy it over the Kindle Touch, the Sony Reader Wi-Fi is a very solid e-reader.
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For the first time ever we're texting more than we call, according to Ofcom. Tablets have taken off in a big way too this year.
For a limited time, the Nook Simple Touch is available for $79 while the Nook Color drops to $149 if you use your MasterCard.
For a limited time, the Nook Simple Touch is available for $79 while the Nook Color drops to $149.