Kindle fire articles

Infographic: Just how big is Amazon?

Taking on the behemoth that is Apple in the tablet space is no small challenge, but at least one company is looking fit for the job. Amazon's Kindle Fire has a big shot at shaking up the market and become…

Tablets of 2011: What to Look For (Holiday update)

Up until now the tablet market has been pretty much Apple's lonely playground. But while the company is not likely to lose its throne anytime soon, its dominance could face some challenges ahead with the arrival of Amazon's $199 Kindle Fire and the introduction of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.

We've compiled a comparative table with what we consider are the hottest tablets either currently available or announced so far. You should know that specs only paint part of the picture, so we've also included metascores from our Product Finder engine and review links to help you dig deeper and narrow down your next purchase.

Amazon ramps up Kindle Fire production, worries investors

Amazon is boosting production of the Kindle Fire tablet ahead of its November 15 release. During the company's latest financial results announcement, founder and CEO Jeff Bezos said pre-orders have exceeded expectations and thus they are increasing capacity and building…

Kobo challenges Amazon with 7-inch, $200 Vox tablet

Toronto-based Kobo has announced its latest Android-based e-reader and is matching Amazon's Kindle Fire with a $200 price tag to boot. Touted as the "world's first social e-reader," the Kobo Vox features a 7-inch 1024 x 600 display with and…