That Full-Color Multitouch Kindle Is Probably an Android Tablet

Amazon has been working on a multitouch color Kindle for a while. The question then was, "What would it be like?" Well, now the New York Times has noticed Amazon's hiring Android developers like crazy. » 3/18/11 2:21pm 3/18/11 2:21pm

Thinner Kindle Coming in August; Touch and Color Still in the Works

According to a report by Bloomberg, Amazon will release a thinner Kindle this August, with a crisper, more responsive screen. But e-ink fans looking forward to the full-color, mulittouch mega-Kindle will have to wait a while longer; this week, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos told shareholders that a color Kindle was still "some… » 5/29/10 4:50pm 5/29/10 4:50pm

Don't Hold Your Breath For the Color Kindle

Despite signs that they're beefing up the Kindle team, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos says that the company is "still some ways out" from delivering the color Kindle, according to MarketWatch. Not much of a surprise, but a bummer nonetheless. [MarketWatch] » 5/25/10 1:09pm 5/25/10 1:09pm

Amazon's Jeff Bezos: Color-Screened Kindle Is "Multiple Years" Away

We think the perfect e-reader would require a color screen, but Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos said today that not only is a color version of the Kindle not imminent, but that "I know it's multiple years. I don't know how many years but it's years." Lame. » 5/29/09 12:45am 5/29/09 12:45am

Why There's No Color Kindle

Asked why there's no color Kindle, Amazon spokespeople said that while E-Ink has color prototypes in the labs, Amazon's just not satisfied with it, jeegollydarn it. Course, we already knew why. [Kindle Hands On] » 5/06/09 11:40am 5/06/09 11:40am