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The inside story of how the Kindle was born
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How 50 pages written in downtime from military service led to a series of popular books.

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A look back at 10 years of the Amazon Kindle

A decade ago this month, Amazon introduced the device and service that together would become synonymous with digital reading.

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Kindle Reading Fund

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:

Kindle at 10

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Introducing new accessibility features on Kindle and Fire

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A world where everyone can be a reader

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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?

Introducing the Kindle Reading Fund

This Fund will donate Kindle e-readers, Fire tablets, and Kindle eBooks to further reading around the world.
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