Amazon's virtual currency, Amazon Coins, launched Monday. It can be used to buy apps and games and make in-app purchases on the Kindle Fire and in Amazon's app store.
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If you were thinking about buying a Kindle Fire HD, now is the time. Amazon announced a price reduction on the 8.9 inch tablet on March 13, 2013.Both the Kindle Fire HD and the Kindle Fire HD with...
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The homepage of Amazon has a surprise free gift for Kindle Fire owners on Monday."If you own a Kindle Fire," reads the front page of Amazon.com, "you'll find a little unexpected something...
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Amazon.com is the first Western technology company to offer a platform for paid Android applications in China. The company has officially launched an Android app store in the country, offering both free and paid apps. Amazon has beaten Google to the punch, as the Google Play app store only offers free apps in China. Amazon has been expanding its...
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Fans got really excited today when they heard rumors of a $99 Kindle Fire. That would be a great deal for a Kindle, but Amazon says it is not true at all. On March 20, CNET posted that this is...
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Amazon.com is expanding the distribution of its tablets in a big way with the Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire HD 8.9 now available for preorder in over 170 countries, and its Appstore open in nearly 200 countries. The Kindle Fire HD has been the best-selling item for Amazon since it was launched, and Amazon is now hoping to copy that success around the world. The tablets are...
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Amazon is making it easy for folks to take care of those Mother's Day presents without much thought. There is a new page on Amazon with four different Kindle Fire HD options that offer savings of...
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Amazon’s Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire HD 8.9 ereader-tablets are set to spread, with preorders lighting up in over 170 countries from today. The 7- and 8.9-inch tablets – which run Amazon’s heavily customized Android platform – have been available in the US, select countries in Europe, and Japan for some time now, but ...
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IntroductionYou wait a year for an Amazon Kindle Fire (see our Kindle Fire review) to make its way to the UK, then two come along at once, with the greatly enhanced Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7 arriving at the same time as its predecessor.Now, with the late arrival on these shores of the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9, Amazon has three tablets to tempt us into its sprawling online...
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“This is the iPad with Retina Display,” begins the ad. “And this is the new Kindle Fire HD with an 8.9-inch display.” We then see two “stunning HD” screens, with the narrator telling us that we may not be able to tell the difference. Then he drops the bomb: “ ... but your wallet can.” See, the iPad starts at US$500, and this Kindle Fire starts at $270. But is it really the...
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