Amazon halves price of select Angry Birds titles ahead of Star Wars release

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With but two days to go before Angry Birds Star Wars arrives, Amazon has discounted the price of the existing Rovio titles. Starting today and running through 11:59PM PT, November 7, you can grab  Angry Birds HD, Angry Birds Space HD and Angry Birds Rio HD for a buck fifty.  Normally priced at ...

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Amazon: Kindle Fire HD is a global best-seller

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Amazon just dropped us an email to let everyone know that their Kindle Fire HD is a worldwide best-seller.  Yeah, like that’s a surprise to anyone. In all seriousness, the Android-based tablet has become the retailer’s  #1 best-selling product across all of Amazon worldwide. Also, ...

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Kindle Fire HD Gallery

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Amazon announces Kindle Fire HD family

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[singlepic id=109 w=320 h=240 float=center]Amazon today confirmed that they Kindle Fire HD is a reality and it’s coming soon as the successor to last year’s Kindle Fire. The 7-inch 16GB Kindle Fire HD retails for $199 and ships on September 14 while a larger 8.9-inch model will run ...

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New images of Kindle Fire successor show Skype support

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The fellas over at The Verge have published a couple more photos of the presumed Kindle Fire 2, one of which shows Skype video calling.  We noticed the camera in the last leaked photo and expected the ability to take photos at a minimum.  Here, the Skype integration just tickles us because it ...

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Here’s the first look at next Kindle Fire

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Amazon has an event scheduled for September 6 where it’s widely assumed they will debut the new Kindle Fire.  Seeing as how the initial model is completely sold out and the Amazon Appstore now has European support, things certainly appear to be lining up for something big. The Verge has ...

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Amazon sells out of Kindle Fire one week before press event

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Amazon has officially announced that the Android-based Kindle Fire has sold out with one week to go before their September 6 press event.  Sounds like all the proof we need that a new model or two is set to hit in the very short term.  The current Kindle Fire has done quite well for Amazon,... ...

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Will Amazon announce next Kindle Fire on September 6?

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We just received an email from Amazon inviting us to a September 6 press conference. Considering we’re known as an Android site and not just one that covers e-readers or general tech, our interest is piqued. Why would Amazon send us an invitation? It’s no secret that Amazon is ...

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Presumed Kindle Fire successor hits FCC

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New details seemingly confirm the larger display size is in order for the next model.

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Analyst cuts Kindle Fire forecast in wake of Nexus 7

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Amazon's Kindle Fire is already feeling the heat from the Nexus 7.

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Amazon brings GameCircle to Kindle Fire and APIs for game developers

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  For a while now, the Amazon Kindle Fire has stood as top dog as the fiscally friendly Android tablet. The low price-point paired with elegant UI and integration with Amazon’s services attracted a huge amount of sales, despite it not being exactly an Android tablet. Since its release ...

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Multiple Kindle Fire successors due, including a 4G LTE model

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Will Amazon raise the bar for Android tablets yet again this fall? Bet on it.

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Amazon to launch two Kindle tablets, both featuring metal casing and improved build

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When Amazon launched the Kindle Fire, they actually made a big breakthrough in the tablet market, bringing a tablet with so much potential and a small price tag. And we all know that when we are talking about a device with so much potential and a balanced price tag, how can Google stay behind? ...

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Kindle Fire gets HBO Go

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Amazon Kindle Fire users with HBO accounts are encouraged to check out the Appstore today.  The on-demand awesomeness that is HBO Go is now available is available for the 7-inch tablet.  Like its Android phone and iOS counterpart, the app lets users watch movies and original television shows ...

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Amazon releases Kindle Fire v6.3 update

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Amazon has announced that a new firmware updates is available for their Android-powered Kindle Fire.  If you’re among one of the millions of users who own one of these tablets then you’d be wise to check out the update. There’s quite a bit of detail for the update however ...

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