Analyst: Amazon makes over $130 per Kindle Fire 


I think most of us knew that Amazon's Kindle Fire would would be a resounding success when it hit the market. 



Amazon basin becoming carbon emitter

Deforestation and climate change are having a psofound effect on the Amazon basin, shifting it from a carbon sink to a carbon emitter.

Zappos hit by massive data breach

Amazon-owned online shoe retailer Zappos has warned that hackers have accessed the personal information of as many as 24 million of its customers.

Amazon bypasses iTunes App Store commission

Amazon has just set up shop for iPad e-book customers, but plans on giving no cut of its sales to Apple.

Amazon pushes for e-book enhancements

Amazon wants publishers to take their e-book efforts to the next level.

Check out the solar-powered Kindle charger

Amazon likes to talk about the power of the cloud, but here's something that also takes advantage of the power of the sun.

2011 - the year of the Kindle

It seems as if 2011 was the year of the Kindle, with Amazon confirming sales of millions of Kindle Fire tablets and Kindle e-readers over the holiday season.

Amazon accused of extortion

M-Edge Accessories, which makes cases for the Kindle, has accused Amazon in a lawsuit of acting like a corporate bully.

Android 4.0 comes to Kindle Fire via hack

If you've been disappointed with the limited Android access on Amazon's Kindle Fire tablet, here's some good news.

Tech titans reportedly mull RIM bids

There have apparently been a few major companies that have voiced interest in acquiring fledgling Blackberry maker Research in Motion.

Amazon selling a million Kindles per week

Not that it should surprise anyone, but Kindle devices are selling incredibly well.

Kindle Fire draws fire from users

Amazon's Kindle Fire is proving less than popular with many users, with complaints over the lack of external volume control, privacy issues and a clumsy user interface.

Amazon offers reward for Kindle exclusivity

Amazon has begun offering a monetary incentive for publishers who make their books exclusive to the Kindle, or at least exclusive for a period of time.

Analyst: Apple doesn't see Kindle Fire as a threat

If you think Apple executives are staying up at night cringing at the thought of the Kindle Fire's remarkable sales, you'd be mistaken.

Dude, where is my Asus Transformer Prime?

Here we go again. Yes, it’s only been a week or so since pre-orders opened up for the long-awaited Asus Transformer Prime.

Kindle Fire is already #2 in tablet wars

If anyone needs proof that Amazon's flagship Android tablet managed to live up to its hype, here are some statistics for you.

Google mulls Amazon Prime-like service

As a fellow online powerhouse, Amazon is a natural target for Google, and now the search giant is trying to take on Amazon in its home turf.

Tor asks Amazon cloud users to help boost bandwidth

The Onion Router (Tor) anonymization network is asking users for help to improve bandwidth.

Rumor: Bigger Kindle Fires in the works

Not only are more Kindle Fire units getting ready to ship out, but Amazon is also working on newer versions of its flagship Android tablet, according to supply chain reports.

Report: Amazon working on a smartphone

For the holiday season of this year, Amazon is releasing its first Android tablet. Next year, it may release its first Android smartphone.