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third-generation kindle


Amazon Kindle (third generation)

The improved screen, more compact design, and better battery life make the third-generation Kindle a very appealing e-book reader at an affordable price.

By October 20, 2010

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Best e-book readers of 2015

Looking for an e-book reader? You have more choices than ever before--though the number of models we at CNET can enthusiastically recommend is actually pretty short.


Amazon Kindle Paperwhite (2015) gets sharper 'HD' screen

The third-generation Paperwhite looks identical to the previous model but now sports the same high-resolution E Ink display found in the step-up Kindle Voyage.

By July 6, 2015


Amazon Kindle (3G)

The third-generation Kindle's winning combination of noteworthy upgrades--an improved screen, better battery life, lighter weight, and lower price--vaults it to the top of the e-book reader category.

By August 22, 2010

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Microsoft Surface event: Join us Tuesday, May 20, at 8 a.m. PT (live blog)

On Tuesday, May 20, at 8 a.m. PT (11 a.m. ET), Microsoft is holding a "small gathering" for what may be a smaller-screen version of the Surface tablet. Join the CNET live blog for real-time coverage.

By May 18, 2014


Galaxy S4 goes gold; Kindles get new spark

Samsung teases two gold-colored Galaxy S4 phones and hints at a smartphone with a curved screen, while Amazon unveils new Kindle Fire HDX tablets.

By September 25, 2013


Tablet highs and lows of 2013

Looking back on the best and the worst of all things tablet in 2013.

By December 16, 2013


A $399 iPad Mini? Wrong way, Apple

A price hike on the Mini? And it doesn't even have a fingerprint sensor? Say hello to one crushed cheapskate.

By October 22, 2013


Why the Nexus 7 succeeded where others failed

The Nexus 7 is the most popular pure Android tablet. Did it get there simply by way of its low price, or is there a more complex explanation?

By May 9, 2013


Torture-test tablet roundup

Always On torture tests pushed these tablets to their limits. Which tablets survived and which failed?

By May 6, 2013


$199 Kindle Fire HD's display puts Retina iPad on notice

The new 7-inch Kindle Fire HD has an impressive display for a $199 tablet, beating its $199 rival the Nexus 7 and challenging the Retina iPad.

By September 19, 2012