Tag: amazon

Amazon Kindle: big brother is watching, and deleting books

Amazon Kindle, you’re not having a great week. On the heels of my post regarding a class-action lawsuit filed against Amazon, last night every legitimately-purchased copy of 1984 and Animal Farm were remotely deleted from Kindles. Hear that? That would be me, beating my head on my desk. The publisher of the Orwell titles had... Read more »

Kindle case defect, users sue Amazon for $5m in damages

Kindles are fragile little creatures, and so Amazon offers a spiffy little protective case. However, for a group of angry Kindle users involved in a new class action suit, the case itself was a source of damage. Cracks began to show, pun intended, when customer Matt Geise purchased the $30 case and began to notice... Read more »