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FCC Lists A Potential Fire TV Successor

09/09/2015, There are times when one needs to throw in the towel and admit defeat – there is no shame at all in doing so. Well, Amazon has more or less given up on the now ill-fated Fire Phone since this handset is no longer available for purchase, and if you...

Amazon Fire Phone No Longer Available For Purchase

09/09/2015, Amazon’s Fire Phone was a brave attempt by the company to break into the smartphone market. The company had successfully broken into the Android tablet market with the Kindle Fire tablets, but unfortunately that success did not follow the Fire Phone....

Amazon Now Delivers Food From Restaurants

09/08/2015, Amazon wants to be the only service that you use to have anything and everything delivered to you, that’s why the company has been branching out in other delivery businesses to expand its footprint beyond the warehouse and third-party seller...

Twitch Could Face Competition From China’s Own Panda TV

09/08/2015, In China due to strict censorship laws and government policies, it has been hard for internet services and products from the West to crack the Chinese market. For example services like YouTube, Google, Facebook, and Twitter have been banned/blocked in...

Amazon Will Reportedly Launch $50 6 Inch Fire Tablet This Fall

09/07/2015, Amazon’s tablets have exhibited decent performance in the tablet but they haven’t been as successful as the iPad, if one really felt the need to make a comparison, perhaps that’s why the company might be considering to seriously up its...

Amazon Dash Buttons Now Open To All Prime Members

09/02/2015, Earlier this year Amazon announced their Dash buttons which for a while had many believing it was an April Fools joke, but it later turned out to be true. For those unfamiliar with the Dash buttons, basically what it does is it allows users to place...

Amazon Video App Now Updated With Offline Playback

09/02/2015, There are several video streaming services that are available to users at the moment. This includes Amazon Video, Netflix, Hulu, and more just to name a few. However Amazon wants to get the leg up on the competition by updating its Amazon Video app, which...

Sling TV Now Supports Amazon Fire HD And HDX Tablets

08/31/2015, Sling TV is an online TV streaming service which was launched earlier this year, over the past few months it has added support for more platforms and devices, that momentum continues today. Sling TV now supports Amazon Fire HD and HDX tablets, this means...

Amazon Could Be Giving Up On Their Smartphone Ambitions

08/27/2015, Last year when Amazon launched the Fire Phone, the device turned out to be quite a flop and we’ve seen Amazon gradually slashing the price of the device, with the latest price cut dropping the phone down to $130. That being sad, it seems that the...

Amazon Brings Prime Instant Video To Japan

08/27/2015, When it comes to video streaming services, the majority of these services tend to be limited to the US, possibly due to demand and also maybe because of various copyright issues. That being said, it looks like Amazon will be expanding beyond the US as the...

Amazon Fire Phone Price Slashed Again, Drops to $130

08/27/2015, When Amazon first teased the Fire Phone, many were excited because with the Kindle Fire series of Android tablets, Amazon had done pretty well for themselves, so many expected that the same level of success would follow with the Fire Phone. Unfortunately...

Amazon Underground Will Replace “Free App Of The Day” Program

08/26/2015, In a bid to attract more users to its Appstore, Amazon had a “Free App of the Day” program where paid apps would basically be free for download for 24 hours. However it looks like Amazon has officially killed off the program. Instead they have...