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Old 01-06-2013, 06:47 PM   #1321
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Has anybody noticed that the "special offers" are getting to be mostly ads and not offers? Getting a little disgusted with this.
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Old 01-07-2013, 07:39 AM   #1322
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I turned my wife's K3K off of ads. There was nothing of note and it was just murdering the battery.
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Anyone have any luck getting a hold of Amazon and talking them into taking the adds off at not cost for older kindles? My old one is almost 2 years old, has had over $200 in books purchased and is now in my wife's owner ship. I'm going to give them a call and see if I can sweet talk them into doing it.

Do find it annoying that it would have cost $15 to take the adds off of mu KFHD yet it is $20 to do so on a basic ereader.
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Old 01-08-2013, 09:04 AM   #1324
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Has anybody noticed that the "special offers" are getting to be mostly ads and not offers? Getting a little disgusted with this.
This happens every time a new generation of Kindles is released. I think they have "special offers" in the beginning because that is what everyone expects from the name. After a few months, it just dwindles down to ads.

Probably won't see many actual offers again until the next round of Kindles.
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Old 01-08-2013, 09:33 PM   #1325
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This happens every time a new generation of Kindles is released. I think they have "special offers" in the beginning because that is what everyone expects from the name. After a few months, it just dwindles down to ads.

Probably won't see many actual offers again until the next round of Kindles.
Sad but true.
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Old 01-09-2013, 01:40 AM   #1326
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This happens every time a new generation of Kindles is released. I think they have "special offers" in the beginning because that is what everyone expects from the name. After a few months, it just dwindles down to ads.

Probably won't see many actual offers again until the next round of Kindles.
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Sad but true.
Aw phooey. I may just pay to get them off. I think I would like not having to swipe or tap every time to get to my book.
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Aw phooey. I may just pay to get them off. I think I would like not having to swipe or tap every time to get to my book.
I just paid $15 to removed ads from KFHD, and I still have to swipe!!!! That was a wasted $15.
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Old 01-09-2013, 06:01 PM   #1328
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I just paid $15 to removed ads from KFHD, and I still have to swipe!!!! That was a wasted $15.
Only on the Paperwhite, which cost $20.00 to remove (plus tax).
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