I dont have the kindle, but can i buy the kindle version of books and read on my compuer?

Answer No, the Kindle foprmat is proprietary and only works on the device.

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Kindle Question: How do I stop my kindle from flashing black when I turn a page?

That is just the e-ink working, drawing and undrawing itself on the screen. Its normal! It also happens when you put it in standby, where it shows famous authors and other drawings. If the scree... Read More »

Can you read Kindle books on readers other than the Kindle?

I have a Kindle and I love it. My understanding is that the Kindle library on Amazon is only accessible to Kindle users.

Does Kindle for Itouch Work on Regular Kindle?

The Amazon Kindle is much more than an e-book reader. It's also a brand name under which Amazon sells and distributes its digital books on a host of different platforms, such as the iPhone and iPod... Read More »

Stay with the Kindle Keyboard or get a Kindle Paperwhite?

Yes there's no audio, no speaker on the Kindle Paperwhite, so you can no longer listen to music or have text-to-speech (i.e. to read book aloud) if you get the Kindle Paperwhite. These are not that... Read More »