How to install the Amazon Appstore on your Android

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Is the Google Play Store not giving you what you want? Perhaps you may want to try the Amazon Appstore. Although seasoned Android users may already know about this process, here is a walkthrough for those new to the platform. For those who don’t already know, you can download apps from ...

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Amazon offering half off select Android apps for Black Friday weekend

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  Amazon just pinged our inbox to let us know that they will be offering some savings on select Android apps this coming weekend. Starting this Friday and running through Monday, Amazon will knock half the price off of the following applications. Don’t forget that Amazon is also ...

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Amazon pulling fast one, Kindle Fire hides competing ebook apps

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After some examination, it's been discovered that the Kindle Fire doesn't show its competitors' ebook apps in the App Store. This is an interesting move by Amazon.

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HURRY: Quickoffice Pro FREE from Amazon App Store

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Amazon is one of my personal favorite companies, and I really love their offerings, especially the “Free App of the Day” deal. Perhaps one of the only reasons some of you still use the alternative to the Android Market, it occasionally features a stellar deal.  Such is the case with ...

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Amazon Giving Users a $2 Credit Towards App Purchases in Exchange for a Simple Tweet

If Amazon has taught us anything, it’s that they sure now how to come up with clever ways to give away sell Android apps. Amazon’s latest promotion offers users a $2 dollar credit that can be used to purchase an app from their app store and all they ask in return is permission to ...

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“Geek Week” on the Amazon App Store: Useful Apps at Discounted Prices

Say what you will about the Amazon App Store, but one thing is for certain: it’s an avenue that definitely offers apps at low cost. This week Amazon has decided to offer a slew of useful “productivity” apps at discounted prices in what they are calling “Geek Week.” ...

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[Opinion] The ShiftyJelly Saga and What I’ve Learned

By now you may have read the blog/rant “Amazon App Store: Rotten to the Core.” This blog rant was written by developers ShiftyJelly and takes on the pros and cons (well more cons really) of the Amazon App Store and its “Free App of the Day” program. This piece has been ...

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Amazon App Store Update Brings Compatibility Checks and Stability Improvements

The much beloved — or hated, or only-use-for-one-reason — Amazon App Store is currently receiving an update to version 1.15 which brings users some bug fixes and other cool new features.  The update isn’t just important for consumers this time, it’s also handy for ...

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Download SwiftKey X for Free from Amazon (Today Only)

I’m sure I am not the only one to do this, I but check the Amazon  App Store every morning just to see what the free app of the might be.  Amazon always seems to have the best apps for free and today is no different.  If you haven’t had the chance to check it... Read More

Peggle Arrives as Free Amazon Appstore Exclusive

PopCap Games released their third Android game in less than two months today in the form of addictive puzzle game Peggle.  Following on the heels of Chuzzle and Plants Versus Zombies, Peggle arrives as a free Amazon Appstore exclusive.  Thanks to its nearly 75MB file size, the game must be ...

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Amazon Collecting Usage Data Through Their App Store?

According to a developer who got in contact with Business Insider, Amazon may be collecting usage data through their own app store on your Android powered device. He came to this conclusion after he found that if you don't have the app store installed you can't access any of the apps you ...

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IGDA Cautions Developers Against Amazon App Store

The International Game Developers Association (IGDA) Board of Directors has taken to their blog to voice concerns over the new Amazon App Store. Whereas many casual developers might look to Amazon as a terrific alternative to the Android Market, the IDGA advises them to think things through. As ...

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Amazon App Store Having Minor Problems?

We've just gotten wind of an issue that Amazon is reportedly having with their Android app store. Wolfgang Philipps, an Android developer, noticed that he couldn't access his app sales on the Amazon App Store.

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Angry Birds Rio to Launch on Android Market This Week

We thought for just a moment that Amazon had bought exclusive rights to Angry Birds Rio when it appeared on their new app store, but not the Android Market. We were wrong.

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Best Buy “Exploring Concept” of an Android App Store

By the time you finish reading this post, another three or four players will have entered the Android app store market.  At least that it how it seems of late.  The most recent big name company whispered in the same sentence as Android apps – Best Buy.   The retail giant’s Chief ...

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