Over one third of both AirPlay (35%) and Whispersync
(34%) users say they watch more TV on their tablets because of these apps.
Also, as with regular purchases, Kindle MatchBook titles have unique features such as Whispersync
, Popular Highlights and X-Ray.
Amazon expands its reach in mobile gaming Amazon has extended the GameCircle system to Apple iOS, as well as cloud-based Whispersync
for Games, in a push to become the go-to service for mobile gaming.
The Nook Video Store enables owners to rent or purchase HD movies, and a feature similar to Whispersync
lets users sync their place across devices.
Kindle library books include Whispersync
technology, which automatically synchronises the user's margin notes, highlights and bookmarks across Kindle and free Kindle reading apps.
The Kindle app for the BlackBerry PlayBook will be free and will incorporate Amazona[euro](tm)s WhisperSync
technology so that users can pick up where they left off and seamlessly switch between devices, including the Kindle, Kindle 3G, Kindle DX, iPad, iPod touch, iPhone, Mac, PC, BlackBerry, Android-based devices and the new BlackBerry PlayBook.
Amazon new light Kindle reading app is an India first product from Amazon and includes features such as personalised recommendations, instant reading, image zoom, night-mode, Whispersync
(syncing your eBooks across devices) and more.
The new Kindle app offers the Kindle features including Whispersync
technology which automatically syncs a customer's last page read, bookmarks, notes and highlights across all of their Kindles and Kindle apps.
The Amazon-exclusive features of Kindle Fire HD include Whispersync
technology for seamless syncing between devices when reading, watching movies or playing games; Immersion Reading for synchronising Kindle text with compatible audiobooks; X-Ray for books and movies through added context and an in-depth look at the content and Kindle FreeTime for creating personalized profiles and choosing what books, apps, games and videos different users, including kids, can have access to.
Kindle Fire starts at 16GB and Amazon is adding 100,000 Audiobooks to the Kindle Fire HD with Whispersync