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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Kindle Fire 2 and another tablet due from Amazon in second half of 2012

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We’ve heard on more than one occasion that Amazon has more devices in the Kindle Fire family expected for 2012 so this next bit of news may not be groundbreaking stuff.  According to DigiTimes, Amazon is expecting to release a direct successor to the 7-inch Kindle Fire in the second half ...

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Amazon to launch 10-inch Kindle Fire at MWC?

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It seems that Amazon is now planning to a launch a bigger version of the Kindle Fire in Q2. This new tablet will reportedly feature a 10-inch display, which we’ve heard whispers of in the past. Foxconn, a company that has manufactured such devices as the iPad, iPhone, Kindle and more, ...

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Amazon offering Droid Razr Maxx for $199

Save $100 on the hottest new Droid out of Verizon!

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Each Kindle Fire generating more than $100 in additional revenue for Amazon

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We’ve learned that even though the Kindle Fire sells for only $199.99 it actually costs slightly more than that to manufacture and sell them.  What normally sounds a little bit silly – selling devices for a loss – is actually turning out to be rather profitable for Amazon. ...

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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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Amazon offering Galaxy Nexus for $149.99 with new contracts

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Amazon just dropped a note in our inbox to let us know that the Samsung Galaxy Nexus is on sale for $149.99 for a limited time only.  If you’re thinking about picking one of these up from Verizon, and looking for a new line of service, then grab the Android 4.0 phone for half its... Read More

Various versions of Galaxy S II on sale at Amazon

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Just a quick note to let you guys know that the various iterations of the Samsung Galaxy S II are on sale over at Amazon Wireless.  Depending on which carrier you are looking for, the hot Gingerbread devices range in price from $99.99 up to $199.99 with contract.  Sprint’s model, the Epic ...

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Amazon to issue software update to Kindle Fire in “next two weeks”

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Amazon hears the initial complaints for their Kindle Fire and look to address some of them with an update.

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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 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: All Verizon, Sprint, and AT&T phones are 1¢ this week. ALL OF THEM!

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Amazon has just thrown down the gauntlet – announcing that all smartphones from Verizon, Sprint, and AT&T will cost one penny this week.  Starting today and running through next Monday, November 28, 2011, every single smartphone is 1¢ with new two-year services agreements.  Yes, every ...

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Platform Wars: A Meditation on the Amazon Kindle Fire and the B&N NOOK Tablet

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  Last night on the weekly podcast, we discussed the Amazon Kindle Fire and the new Barnes & Noble NOOK Tablet, or,  the artist formerly known as the NOOK Color.  Are these actual e-Readers evolving into real tablets or are we witnessing the convergence of gadgets to come? The e-Reader ...

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Amazon: Buy a hotspot-ready Android, get a $100 gift card (Even penny phones!)

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The holiday promotion runs through the end of the year.

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