Win 1 of 5 Kindle Fire tablets! [CONTEST]

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How would you like to get yourself one of those new Android-powered Kindle Fire tablets from Amazon?  What if we told you we could help you get your hands on one and save you $200 in the process?  Yeah, we thought so. We’ve teamed up with Stack Exchange in a contest which will see 5... ...

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Fruit Ninja: Puss in Boots to debut on November 28 as Amazon FREE App of Day

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The tie-in to the Dreamworks character arrives on Android in a one-day only giveaway.

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Songza brings expert-made playlists to Android, Kindle Fire

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With 14.5 million songs, it's easy to choose a playlist to suit your activity, mood, or decade.

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Bejeweled 2 is Amazon’s free app of the day (Nov. 16)

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One of the most addictive games in history is today's free Android app on Amazon.

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How To: Sideload apps onto Kindle Fire

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Without a doubt, the hottest (pun!) new tablet on the scene right now is the Amazon Kindle Fire.  At $200 it stands to reason that this device may become the best selling “Android” tablet of the year.  Given there are so many cool things we know about it, we can see why people ...

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‘Price Check by Amazon’ comes to Android

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Amazon’s popular iPhone application, Price Check by Amazon, is now available for Android devices running 2.0 and above.  Similar to other comparison shopping applications, Amazon’s utility lets users scan barcodes, snap pictures, or type/say an item name to check prices instantly on ...

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Amazon rumored to offer 8.9-inch tablet before quad-core Hollywood arrives

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Word on the street this morning is that Amazon is set to introduce a third model in their Android-based tablet line in the new year.  Expected to arrive before the 10.1-inch quad-core  ‘Hollywood’ tablet, this new model will come with an 8.9-inch display size.  According to a ...

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Velocity Micro Slashes 8-Inch Tablet Price in Wake of Kindle Fire

Velocity Micro has slashed the price for their upcoming 8-inch Android tablet, according to details obtained by TechCrunch.  The T408, first announced in early September, was unveiled with a $240 price tag and included respectable hardware.  Unfortunately, Amazon pulled the curtain back on ...

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ASUS CEO: Not Afraid of Kindle Fire, Transformer 2 Pricing Revealed

ASUS is a well known brand in the world of computer hardware, and now when we talk about Android tablets, we can’t continue without hearing the name ASUS mentioned once or twice. This year they launched two Android powered tablets, one was the EeePad Transformer and the other was the ...

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Amazon to Launch a 10-Inch Tablet Before Holidays?

Amazon’s recent announcement of their highly affordable Kindle Fire set the tablet world ablaze and it’s been reported that over 95,000 units were sold the first day of pre-orders. Are you paying attention tablet manufacturers? Those are some impressive numbers and Amazon seems to ...

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Official Press Release for Today’s Amazon Announcements

We know that only one of today’s Amazon announcements is Android-related and partial at that.  Still, we felt compelled to share the full press announcements for you guys and gals so that you can get a feel for what’s going on in the ereader/tablet industry.  Skip all the way down ...

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BREAKING: Amazon Launches Cloud Player for Android and Web, Cloud-Streaming Music At Long Last!

Amazon seems to be on a roll lately, and have just released Cloud Player and Cloud Drive, a cloud-based music streaming solution for the web, and more interestingly, mobile devices like Android. Each user is given 5GB of space in their personal Cloud Drive (unless the user purchases an MP3 ...

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Lenovo IdeaTab A1000 tablet review

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Lenovo is one of those interesting hardware makers in that they’ve quietly made plenty of Android devices over the year. I say quietly because it’s very rare that you see one of their tablets in the real world, especially in the United States. This goes doubly for smartphones. As to ...

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Google may intro a $100 Nexus tablet by end of year

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Google may introduce a $100 Android Nexus tablet by the end of 2012, according to new reports. The move, if true, could really help push Google’s tablet effort out in front of others like the Amazon Kindle Fire HD and new Nook HD. The source of the rumors is DigiTimes.com, a destination ...

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Galaxy S II Plus benchmark indicates 1.4GHz CPU

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The rumored Samsung Galaxy S II Plus (GT-I9105) is making more noise today as word of its benchmarks hit the internet.  Once expected to offer a single core 1GHz processor, new details suggest it may ultimately turn out to be a 1.4GHz processor with a PowerVR SGX 544MP GPU.  Should that be the ...

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