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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

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Amazon introduces Kindle Fire HDX, new Kindle Fire HD

Amazon today announced a pair of new tablet models for release later this fall in the form of the new Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire HDX. The specs are

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Amazon Kindle Fire HD only $159 in limited-time sale

Amazon is offering the Kindle Fire HD for $159 for a limited time, a savings of $40 off the normal asking price. It’s not immediately clear as to how long

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Amazon Kindle Fire HD (2013) leaked in photos

The first pictures of the 2013 version of the Amazon Kindle Fire HD have leaked online, coming courtesy of BGR. Specifically, the photos are of the 7-inch model, however we

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HURRY! Amazon giving away nearly $40 in free apps today!

Amazon, in celebrating the one-year anniversary of the European debut of the Appstore, is giving away a bunch of free apps and games. Hurry, though, as this deal only lasts

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Amazon: Developers seeing significant benefits in Amazon Coins

Mobile app developers love Amazon Coins and the virtual currency system, says a new Amazon blog post. In the few months since the introduction, developers are seeing benefits (read: revenue)

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Amazon rumored to release Android gaming console later this year

Amazon is working on an Android-based gaming console for release later this year, according to GameInformer. Reportedly, the device will feature its own controller and could leverage the existing Appstore library

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Amazon limited-time deal sees Kindle Fire HD selling for $159

The limited-time $40 OFF deal is for back-to-school shopping but it could also be a way of clearing out stock for a new line of Kindle products.

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More fleshed-out details surface for upcoming Kindle Fire models

The next-generation of Kindle Fire could make the Nexus 7 look like a child’s toy, according to details obtained by BGR. The tech blog has just posted a number of

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Amazon announces $99 Samsung Galaxy S4 for Sprint

We just received word from Amazon on a new, limited-time promotion for the Samsung Galaxy S4. Starting on Sunday, July 28 and running through Thursday, August 1, Amazon will offer