Refurbished Kindles – Deal or No Deal?

| Sep 10 | 2 Comments

Crave, the gadget blog at CNET, has an interesting post about the refurbished 2nd generation Kindles that Amazon is selling and whether or not they are worth the price. Amazon has the refurbished 6-inch Kindle priced at $159 and the Kindle DX at $289. Their verdict for the 6-inch model is that, at $159, it’s probably not a good deal. You can get a brand […]


Kindle DX Is Not a Fave For College Work Say Students

At various universities and colleges, students have spent the last year participating in pilot tests by Amazon on using the Kindle DX in the college environment. By doing real world testing, Amazon was hoping to gather customer use information that would confirm the DX as a key learning tool, and feedback on how it can be improved upon in the future. The Seattle Times reports […]