August 1, 2014

Amazon 'Firetube' may take on Roku, Apple TV

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Chances are good that you’ve heard the speculation of an Amazon phone (or two) and the occasional rumor that they company is prepping a set-top box. Recent trademarks filed by Amazon in the US and Canada for an Amazon Firetube adds fuel to the…well, fire. Word on the street is that Amazon is working on something to get into that space before the holiday season. The name makes sense: Kindle Fire and the “tube” being a reference to the TV.

What would you like to see out of an Amazon device of this nature? A Chromecast-like experience? A full box running Android and with access to all things Amazon? Let us know what you think it could be in the comments below.

Source: 9to5