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NVIDIA slashes $50 off Shield for Black Friday

NVIDIA, keeping up with the Black Friday crowd, has taken $50 off its SHIELD gaming and entertainment device. The deal can be had through multiple online and retail destinations, all

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Amazon shaves Nexus 7 (2013) price to $199

Presumably as part of a pre-Black Friday promotion, Amazon is offering the flagship tablet at a discounted price Amazon is offering the Nexus 7 tablet for $199 (16GB) and $239

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Amazon rolls out Fire OS 3.1 to select Kindle Fire HD models

Amazon on Monday confirmed that the latest version of Fire OS (3.1) is now available for select Kindle Fire HD models. Offered as a free over-the-air update, Fire OS 3.1

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Amazon gives Android developers Analytics and A/B Testing services

Amazon today announced another pair of tools aimed at helping developers create the best mobile app/game experience. Available immediately, both Analytics and A/B Testing services are offered as a free,

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Amazon celebrates FAA ruling with 15% discount on Kindle devices

Amazon simply loves the new FAA decision which allows for the use of portable electronics during take-off and landing. How much so, you ask? Enough to celebrate by discounting their

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Amazon Appstore Halloween sale sees prices slashed for popular games

Amazon is offering some really great prices on popular games from developers such as Big Fish Games, G5, 2K Games, Sega and more. Starting yesterday (October 27) and running through this

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Amazon offering six titles as part of Free App promo for October 25

Amazon is offering six Android apps/games for free today instead of the normal single title. The half dozen is actually a pretty good selection of popular and quality apps, not

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Amazon’s ‘FireTube’ set-top box could be delayed until 2014

Amazon’s set-top box could be delayed beyond the 2013 holiday shopping season, reports The Verge. Originally expected to arrive later this fall, the so-called “FireTube” is allegedly a box based

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DEALS & STEALS: Belkin 2-Port Car Charger (56% OFF)

Got a spouse that’s constantly unplugging your Android so they can charge up in the car? Keep the peace and split that vehicle charger port into two separate USB outlets.

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Amazon calls upon HTC for first foray into smartphones –report

Amazon and HTC are fast at work on a family of smartphones, according to a recent Financial Times report. From the oft-cited “sources familiar with the project” comes word that

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Deals & Discounts: Moto X (AT&T) only $99 through Amazon

Amazon is currently offering the new Motorola flagship smartphone, the Moto X, for only $99.99 with a two-year service agreement through AT&T. We checked for new and existing users and

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Appstore Developer Select rewards developers who optimize apps for Kindle Fire line

Amazon on Tuesday announced a new initiative which rewards developers who optimize Android apps for the Kindle Fire line of tablets. Known as the Appstore Developer Select program, incentives include

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Deals & Discounts: Motorola Droid Maxx is $199 through Amazon for new and existing subscribers

Amazon is currently offering the Motorola DROID MAXX for $199 with a two-year service agreement. Considering that Verizon sells this guy at $299 with the same stipulation, we’re keen on

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Amazon ‘Firetube’ may take on Roku, Apple TV

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

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Amazon still readying a pair of smartphones, report says

Amazon is prepping a pair of Android smartphones, one of which goes by the code name of “Smith”, says TechCrunch. The news matches up with previous reports that the online