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Amazon Offering Free Apps Worth $90

08/13/2015, Amazon has made it a habit to regularly offer some of the most popular apps and games for Android free through its own Appstore, it’s a novel way for the company to bring more users into its own Appstore for Android devices. The company is now...

Amazon’s Free Apps Promotion Returns

04/16/2015, It seems like Amazon really doesn’t want you to pay for some of the most popular Android apps out there. The company routinely runs promotions through which it offers many apps and games for free, and it’s running one such promotion today. A...

Amazon Appstore’s Birthday Gift Brings $105 Worth Of Free Apps

03/19/2015, Amazon runs its own Appstore for Android devices. The Appstore comes pre-installed on all of the company’s own hardware, its smartphone and tablets, as well as on new devices from BlackBerry. Android users can download it as well. To get more...

BBM For Android Arrives On Amazon Appstore

02/19/2015, BlackBerry has a pretty good relationship with Amazon now. The Amazon Appstore ships preinstalled on BlackBerry’s new devices and with a new software update today the company has integrated the Appstore into older devices as well. The next step in...

Amazon’s Latest Gift Of Free Apps Is Worth $140

02/12/2015, Amazon has made a habit of pulling people towards its Appstore with free applications. Time and again the company runs promotions for a limited time in which it provides some of the most popular paid applications for free to anyone and everyone who uses...

Amazon’s Christmas Gift: Free Apps Worth $220

12/24/2014, Given that the Google Play Store is a comprehensive source for Android applications one would think that there would be no need for another Android app store. Tell that to Amazon though, because it clearly felt the need to launch one, the Amazon Appstore...

Amazon Appstore For Android Offers Some Free Apps This Weekend

06/27/2014, It is starting to shape up to be an extremely interesting weekend, as Amazon Appstore for Android looks set to offer over 30 apps this weekend to users, all without having to see a single cent exchange or transacted. Basically, the free apps will be...

Amazon Tells BlackBerry Users To ‘Enjoy’ Its Appstore

11/21/2013, BlackBerry has often been criticized for the gaping app gap its new BB10 platform has with rival platforms like iOS and Android. The Canadian manufacturer already allows customers to sideload Android applications on their smartphones, and while it was...

Update Your Amazon Appstore If You Have Android 4.2

11/20/2012, It seems that there is at least one instance of a Google Nexus 7 user complaining that after updating his device to Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, his experience with the Amazon Appstore started to get all wonky, as it does not seem to remain signed in. To put...

Amazon Appstore turns one

03/15/2012, It’s been quite awhile since Amazon set foot into the Android app business by launching its own app store – the Android Appstore. Today, Amazon announced the Appstore’s first birthday and to commemorate it, they’ve decided to give...

Amazon updates its Appstore to version 2.0

11/10/2011, Some of you would have probably noticed that Amazon has started pushing out updates for its Appstore today. It looks like the company is preparing for its launch of the Kindle Fire Android tablet which is arriving next week. The new update brings the app...

Amazon Appstore available out of the US? (Updated)

09/20/2011, As most of you know by now, the Amazon Appstore is only available to folks in the US (though there are tricks to get around it) but earlier today, there have been reports of people accessing it from overseas. Amazon didn’t make any announcements...