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Amazon has finally stopped teasing and let the 2.5 Kindle firmware update loose for all and sundry. It had become available as a download for international users a few days ago, and as of today their American counterparts can partake in the same manual update. But only if they wish to be proactive....

June 15th 2010 at 2:07am 0 Comments
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Well, it looks like you should count yourself lucky if you were among the first few to get the Kindle 2.5 firmware update -- Amazon has now announced that it's pushing back the update for everyone else in order to make some "small adjustments" based on user feedback. Exactly what those adjustments...

June 3rd 2010 at 3:46am 0 Comments
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We knew it was destined for a late-May release, and it looks as if Amazon's going to make its deadline after all. Following a preview of the 2.5 software update a few weeks back, we've got pictorial proof that the new code is being pushed out as we speak. This particular unit is a Kindle DX, and it...

May 24th 2010 at 2:41am 0 Comments
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Amazon may not be rolling out its Kindle 2.5 update until later this month, but the folks at Ars Technica have already managed to get their hands on it, and they've kindly shared a few impressions. While the added social networking capabilities may be the most standout feature, Ars found the new "C...

May 7th 2010 at 1:07pm 0 Comments