'Most popular' Christmas gift Amazon Kindles 'go unused'

   Jan 22, 3:19 pm

London, Jan 22 (ANI): Amazon's Kindle e-reader was one of the popular gifts during this Christmas in the UK, but many have gone unused, according to a survey.

The survey revealed that most people who received a Kindle, but did not used it because they had failed to download any e-books, The telegraph reports.

A separate survey found one in 40 British adults was given Amazon's e-reader, making it one of the big hits of Christmas 2011.

The Kindle was one of the big hits of Christmas 2011. A separate survey found one in 40 British adults was given Amazon's e-reader .

Those who received an Apple iPad meanwhile, which costs around four times as much as a Kindle, were more likely to have used it.

Only nine per cent of new owners said their tablet had remained untouched. (ANI)

Soon, folding electric bicycle that will be 'pedal-assist' Feb 28, 3:12 pm
London, Feb 28 (ANI): A team of Formula one motorsport engineers and leading brand Brompton are developing a folding, electric bicycle.
Full Story
Google planning to set up 'glass campus' in Mountain View Feb 28, 1:13 pm
Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): Google is reportedly planning to submit a proposal seeking to set up a new campus in Mountain View next month.
Full Story
Google scraps ban on sexually explicit content on Blogger Feb 28, 1:13 pm
Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): Google has changed its decision to ban sexually explicit content on Blogger as it might have a negative impact on users who post such images to express their identities, said a post on the company's product forums by Social Product Support Manager Jessica Pelegio.
Full Story
Youtube for android now allows users to trim videos before posting Feb 28, 12:47 pm
Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): The Youtube app on Android devices has been updated with a new feature that now allows users to trim videos before uploading it to the web.
Full Story
Comments

LATEST STORIES
TOP VIDEO STORIES
PHOTO GALLERY