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Amazon Kindle 2 gets battery boost

Amazon has increased the battery life of its Kindle 2 ebook reader by a whopping 85%, thanks to a firmware update. The catch - first-generation Kindle

Amazon has increased the battery life of its Kindle 2 ebook reader by a whopping 85%, thanks to a firmware update. The catch – first-generation Kindle owners aren’t invited to the party.

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Dan is Editor-in-chief of Stuff, working across the magazine and the Stuff.tv website.  Our Editor-in-Chief is a regular at tech shows such as CES in Las Vegas, IFA in Berlin and Mobile World Congress in Barcelona as well as at other launches and events. He has been a CES Innovation Awards judge. Dan is completely platform agnostic and very at home using and writing about Windows, macOS, Android and iOS/iPadOS plus lots and lots of gadgets including audio and smart home gear, laptops and smartphones. He's also been interviewed and quoted in a wide variety of places including The Sun, BBC World Service, BBC News Online, BBC Radio 5Live, BBC Radio 4, Sky News Radio and BBC Local Radio.

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Computing, mobile, audio, smart home

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