Amazon now rumored to be prepping three tablets for 2012

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When it comes to a successor to the Kindle Fire, it’s not a question of whether or not Amazon will release one this year.  Rather, the question seems to be just how many Amazon is working on.  We previously reported that the online retail behemoth was readying a pair of Android-based ...

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New Kindle Fire months from production?

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  BGR is claiming that the next Kindle Fire is only months from production, and that it’s poised to be bigger, badder, and a whole lot faster. Rumor has it that the new Fire will bring a 10-inch display to the table, and pack a nice NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core. It’s supposedly ...

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Updated Kindle app gives new access to comics, graphic novels, more

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Amazon updated their Kindle app for Android this week, adding in support for a wider assortment of illustrated children’s books, graphic novels, and comic books.  It’s now possible to access popular titles such as Brown Bear , Curious George, and Superman and enjoy them in a much ...

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Google to ape Amazon, Apple with audiobooks, magazines, and newspapers

Google is expected to offer even more content with their newly branded Play initiative.

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Amazon Appstore catching up to Android Market in more ways than one

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For the majority of users, the Android Market is the place to go for apps, games, and books. The Amazon Appstore is one third-party app market that is actually holding its own against Google’s app market. According to a downloadable report by Distimo, the numbers indicate that the Amazon ...

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Kindle Fire Neck and Neck with Galaxy Tab

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Android Tablets are quickly catching up with iPads and TabClones for market shares, and we have our non-Google 7-inch powerhouse the Kindle Fire to thank. It’s blazed past all competitors in 2 short months since it’s release in November to now be neck-and-neck with the Samsung ...

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Donate to the MDA, win a Kindle Fire!

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Joe Steiger of Linux blog JoeSteiger.com is currently running a fundraiser raffle on his blog to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA).  The MDA uses money raised to help fund reseach and supply wheelchairs, braces, clinics, flu shots, a summer camp, and more for people ...

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Kindle Fire gets its own USA Today app

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Did you find a Kindle Fire waiting for you under the tree this year?  No?  Maybe it was in your stocking?  Either way, you’ll be happy to learn that USA Today has released a new version of their application, designed specifically for the Amazon Kindle Fire.  Rather than simply offering up ...

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It’s not too late to order a Kindle Fire for Christmas!

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Order before 8PM PST on December 21st and you can have it before Christmas!

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Kindle Fire receives update, rooted users beware

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So we’ve got some good news and some bad news for Kindle Fire users: Amazon released their 6.2.1 software update for the Kindle Fire. Let’s start with the good news. With the update, you’ll be able to remove recently used media (books, movies, and apps) from the carousel on ...

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Amazon introduces Amazon Student App for Android devices

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Wherever They Are, Students Can Now Check Prices, Buy and Trade In Textbooks and More FREE Two-Day Shipping for Amazon Student Members

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Amazon to give customers additional discounts for using Price Check on December 10th

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This coming Saturday, Amazon.com will provide shoppers with an extra incentive to check retail prices against the Amazon price using their Android and iOS mobile phones. On December 10th, anyone who uses Price Check by Amazon can receive an additional discount of 5% (up to $5) off Amazon’s ...

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Amazon Santa app makes holiday shopping for kids even easier

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Amazon announces its latest holiday shopping tool: Amazon Santa, an app for Kindle Fire users that should help parents with their child's wish lists this holiday season. Check it out!

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Put a Kindle Coaster or Tablet Coaster under your tree this year

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NewPCGadgets, the guys behind the incredibly simple yet handy Smartphone Coasters, recently reached out to us to alert us to their new Kindle Coasters.  Looking much like a larger version of the Smartphone Coasters, it is designed to hold not only the Kindle Fire, but all other models in the ...

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Black Friday was kind to Amazon

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Another Black Friday has come and gone and the buying season is officially in full swing.  While we wait to hear just how far the economy has bounced back (or continued to slide), we’ll be piecing little bits of information together to see what some of the bigger names are saying. ...

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