Geek Alert: Refurb’d Kindle Fire is $139 shipped from Amazon [LIMITED TIME]

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Looking to pick up an Amazon Kindle Fire but don’t wanna spend $200 in the process? Why don’t you jump all over this deal then? Normally selling for $169 from Amazon, a refurbished and fully warrantied Kindle Fire can be had for only $139 today only!  Hurry, the clock is literally ...

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Amazon now rumored to be prepping three tablets for 2012

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When it comes to a successor to the Kindle Fire, it’s not a question of whether or not Amazon will release one this year.  Rather, the question seems to be just how many Amazon is working on.  We previously reported that the online retail behemoth was readying a pair of Android-based ...

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New Kindle Fire months from production?

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  BGR is claiming that the next Kindle Fire is only months from production, and that it’s poised to be bigger, badder, and a whole lot faster. Rumor has it that the new Fire will bring a 10-inch display to the table, and pack a nice NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core. It’s supposedly ...

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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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New report indicates Amazon has 8.9-inch Kindle Fire for mid-2012

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From just about the first moment we learned that Amazon was getting into the Android-based tablet game, we expected at least two devices.  Initially we were looking to get a 7-inch “Coyote” model followed by a 10-inch, quad-core “Hollywood” shortly ...

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Nook Color/Tablet and Kindle Fire finally get WordPress app

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Just a two months after we saw a tablet-friendly version of the WordPress 2.0 Android app, the Nook Color, Nook Tablet, and Kindle Fire are all capable of running the new version. Users can download it from their respective app stores. From what we can see, there weren’t many major ...

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Win a Kindle Fire just for asking an audio-related question!

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AndroidGuys is pleased to partner with Stack Exchange for Audio Week. Ask an audio-related question and you could win a Kindle Fire!

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Kindle Fire Neck and Neck with Galaxy Tab

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Android Tablets are quickly catching up with iPads and TabClones for market shares, and we have our non-Google 7-inch powerhouse the Kindle Fire to thank. It’s blazed past all competitors in 2 short months since it’s release in November to now be neck-and-neck with the Samsung ...

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Donate to the MDA, win a Kindle Fire!

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Joe Steiger of Linux blog JoeSteiger.com is currently running a fundraiser raffle on his blog to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA).  The MDA uses money raised to help fund reseach and supply wheelchairs, braces, clinics, flu shots, a summer camp, and more for people ...

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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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Digitimes: Google’s “Nexus Tablet” to be 7-inch, cost under $200

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New details come into light for the rumored Google tablet.

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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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It’s not too late to order a Kindle Fire for Christmas!

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Order before 8PM PST on December 21st and you can have it before Christmas!

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Kindle Fire receives update, rooted users beware

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So we’ve got some good news and some bad news for Kindle Fire users: Amazon released their 6.2.1 software update for the Kindle Fire. Let’s start with the good news. With the update, you’ll be able to remove recently used media (books, movies, and apps) from the carousel on ...

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