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  • Amazon Stops Hiding Competitors’ E-Reading Apps On The Kindle Fire

    Amazon Stops Hiding Competitors’ E-Reading Apps On The Kindle Fire

    Amazon has stopped pretending that a group of e-reading apps it allowed onto its Android Appstore weren’t available on the Kindle Fire. For whatever reason, the company was effectively hiding e-reading apps from companies like Wattpad, Kobo and Bluefire, even though they worked perfectly fine on the low-cost tablet computer. Confused about why its app didn’t appear for users on… Read More

  • Wattpad Will Launch With The BlackBerry PlayBook

    The BlackBerry PlayBook hit yesterday and Amazon was ready with a presser announcing a Kindle app for the platform. Great news, no doubt. However, the WattPad app is the top eReading app in the BlackBerry App World so it should make a good amount of dedicated BlackBerry users happy to know that the app will launch alongside the PlayBook early next year. Read More

  • E-book Community Wattpad Scores Angel Funding

    The flurry of e-book readers that are descending upon us has prompted investors to take a closer look at companies set to ride the wave. Wattpad this morning announced that it has secured a round of funding with a number of private investors, although the e-book community operator and mobile app developer declined to disclose the size of the round. The consortium of angel investors that… Read More