Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
5,928 Reviews & Articles | 38,196 News Posts

Amazon and ASUS team up - Kindle for PC e-book app on select ASUS units

Logical step before Eee Pad is out to play

| Laptops News | Posted: May 24, 2010 7:54 am

With offering a Kindle e-book software application for PCs and ASUS shifting a lot of its netbooks and notebooks through there as well, the two mobs have decided to help each other out a bit here.


As of today, select laptops and netbooks from ASUS, when purchased through will come pre-installed with Amazon's Kindle for PC application; including the Eee PC 1005PE and UL30.


TweakTown image news/1/5/15392_05.jpg


This already gives food for thought on just what other discussions ASUS and Amazon are now having. Whispers of the Eee Pad are getting louder and with Computex around the corner some more concrete ASUS tablet news (ideal for e-book use) is inevitably on the cards.


Amazon and ASUS' PR announcing the deal can be read here.


Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Laptops news at our Laptops news index page.

Do you get our news RSS feed? Get It!

Post a Comment about this news

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts

TweakTown Web Poll

Question: Facebook's acquisition of Oculus VR will...

Improve Oculus Rift Development

Hamper Oculus Rift Development

Completely destroy Oculus Rift Development

Let's wait and see, I'm not sure

or View the Results

View More Polls

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases