The inside story of how the Kindle was born
Early development team reveals untold details on Kindle e-reader’s 10-year anniversary
Our vision is to make every book ever written, in any language, all available within 60 seconds.
The Kindle Reading Fund is a program that seeks to make books more easily available to communities around the world through digital reading. The Fund will donate Kindle e-readers, Fire tablets and Kindle eBooks to further reading around the world. Initial programs in the Fund include:
Accessible Math arrives on Kindle e-books; new Gestures come to VoiceView on Fire
A study across 13 countries shows how reading improves our relationships, helps us connect with others, and more.
You probably already know that we have super-fast shipping and that Jeff Bezos launched our company from his garage. But did you realize that we hand out as many as 5,000 free bananas a day to Seattleites passing by our offices?