Amazon touts content for Kindle Fire ahead of next week’s debut

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A new press release touts big names such as EA, Rovio, Zynga, Facebook, Netflix, and Rhapsody.

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Amazon Outlines App Development for Kindle Fire

At some point over the last week or so, Amazon posted a few common development question as it pertains to the new Kindle Fire.  Will Android developers need to do anything special to ensure that it plays nicely with the new “tablet” when it arrives in November?  When does an app ...

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Amazon Kindle Fire Pre-Sales to Surpass Apple iPad?

Amazon recently launched the Kindle Fire which is their first ever Android tablet and everyone is talking about it now a days. The price of the tablet is only $199 and it’s a 7-Inch tablet with a dual-core processor, and I was really surprised when I heard that Amazon launched a dual-core ...

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Amazon Unveils $200 Kindle Fire eReader/Tablet for November 15

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos is currently on stage in New York, giving us a rundown of all things Kindle.  After looking back at the previous four year of success, he is starting to unveil new products and features.  On such feature is expected to be the hotly-anticipated Kindle Fire tablet, ...

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Amazon to Announce Their “Kindle Fire” Tablet Tomorrow Morning

Last week Amazon began sending out invitations to a press event scheduled for September 28, in NYC. Although the invitation did not say what the event was for, almost everyone immediately thought “Amazon Tablet.” While we were all expecting a tablet announcement, it wasn’t ...

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Monument Valley goes free on the Amazon App Store

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The popular puzzle game with excellent graphics, Monument Valley, has gone free, and we have the details on how you can get it on your device of choice.

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Amazon sees Fire TV content tripling since launch

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If you’ve been considering an Amazon Fire TV then you might now give extra consideration toward pulling the trigger. According to Amazon, the content available for the device has tripled since its launch six months ago. Thanks to partnerships from the likes of Spotify, PBS, NFL, A&R, ...

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Amazon kicks off autumn by highlighting a variety of fall-related apps and games

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Amazon, understanding that we’re in that time of year where just about everything comes in a pumpkin spice variant, has kicked off autumn with their own deals. To help usher in fall, Amazon is highlighting a wide variety of apps and games available through the Appstore, many of which are ...

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What’s new with Amazon’s Fire OS 4.0 “Sangria”?

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Amazon has just announced four new Fire tablets and along with them comes the next iteration ofFire OS, named “Sangria.” Sangria is based off of Android 4.4 KitKat but is coated with goodies and adjustments from Amazon. The user interface has seen some improvements, but what really ...

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Amazon adds ‘hundreds of thousands of songs’ to Prime Music

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Amazon on Wednesday announced the recent addition of “hundreds of thousands of songs” and hundreds of playlists to its Prime Music service. Included as part of an Amazon Prime account, the experience allows for access to over one million songs at no additional cost. Members can ...

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Watch or cast Amazon Instant Video from your device, other Flash content too

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We all know how great Amazon Prime is with its free two-day shipping, Prime Music and unlimited Prime Instant Video steaming. The only problem with subscribing to the service is that unless you want to always use your desktop or laptop or have a Kindle Fire, iOS device, set-top box or gaming ...

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Amazon makes the Fire smartphone a reality; due July 25

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Amazon on Wednesday finally revealed the long-anticipated Fire phone. Making its debut at an event in Seattle, the smartphone teeters on the the balance of mid-range and top-tier hardware. Specifications include a quad-core 2.2GHz processor with Adreno 330 GPU, 2GB RAM, and a 13-megapixel rear ...

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BlackBerry turns to Amazon for apps

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BlackBerry on Wednesday announced a new licensing agreement with Amazon which sees the hardware maker employing the Appstore for its handsets. Once realized, smartphones which run the forthcoming BBOS 10.3 will be able to tap into the Amazon Appstore and its more than 200,000 applications. Yes, ...

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Amazon touts nearly 250,000 apps and games ahead of presumed smartphone launch

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In what can only be a matter of sheer coincidence (hardly), Amazon is touting some incredible figures surrounding its Appstore. Nearly tripling in the last year alone, the selection now figures to more than 240,000 apps and games. What’s more, it’s widely available (nearly 200 ...

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Amazon giving away five free apps and $10 worth of credits

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We’re fast approaching Memorial Day weekend here in the United States which often means barbecues, swimming, time off work, and sales! Amazon, getting things started a few days early, has put together a little package of five free apps with Amazon Coin deals. More specifically, instead of ...

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