08/14/2013, Just like how you would get sick and tired of wearing the same old clothes of a uniform color each day, so too, do software and apps need a revamp from time to time to keep things looking fresh and perky always. Amazon has finally rolled out its first major update for the Silk browser since September 2012, and a visual revamp would be what gets your attention right from […]
08/12/2013, Word on the street has it that Amazon could be looking to launch new Kindle Fire tablets later this year, which we guess is a given considering that Amazon has been enjoying some success with their Android tablet lineup due to its price and somewhat decent specs. While Amazon has yet to confirm a new Kindle Fire tablet, they have recently dropped the price of the current Kindle Fire HD […]
08/09/2013, Google announced its Chromecast a few weeks ago, and since then, a number of potential cable cutters have purchased the device, some as early as once the company was done with their presentation. Those folks probably are already enjoying their Chromecast, while others who waited to purchase their device are still waiting for their orders to ship, especially those who ordered it from Amazon.
08/09/2013, Android-powered gaming consoles are definitely not new, with Kickstarter success OUYA probably being one of the more high profiled and well-known ones, and if the rumors are to be believed, it seems that Amazon is interested in getting in on the action as well. This rumor comes from a Game Informer report in which they claiming that according to their sources, it was revealed to them that Amazon is working […]
08/06/2013, Nowadays, you can head over to a number of online marketplaces and purchase nearly anything with a simple click of the mouse. One such marketplace that seems to have anything and everything is Amazon, and they’re adding another item to its long list of products: fine art.
08/05/2013, What do you do when you have plenty of money sitting in the bank? Why, you do your best to preserve as well as grow your wealth, of course. Word has it that Amazon.com’s founder, billionaire Jeff Bezos, will be purchasing The Washington Post for $250 million. Donald E. Graham, chairman and chief executive of The Washington Post Company, who also happens to be the third generation of the Graham […]
07/31/2013, Right at the beginning of this year, we managed to get word that the highly acclaimed The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker game that proved to be one of the Nintendo GameCube’s enduring games would be getting a remake, where this particular remake would be headed for the Nintendo Wii U and will carry the title The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD for obvious reasons – and […]
07/30/2013, There’s no confirmation as yet if Apple really does plan on releasing a budget iPhone this year, though there have been many rumors in favor of that prospect. We’ve heard a number of monikers for this device, iPhone Mini, iPhone Lite and even iPhone 5C. What’s widely believed is that this device will be fashioned out of plastic to keep costs down. We saw iPhone 5C packaging a few days […]
07/30/2013, It is already widely believed that Amazon is working on three new tablets that it will launch in the near future. One of these tablets is said to be the replacement for Amazon’s entry level Kindle Fire tablet, whereas the other two are said to be replacements for current Kindle Fire HD models. BGR claims to have received information regarding the specifications of these tablets from “multiple trusted sources.”
07/29/2013, Amazon announced today that it is going on a hiring spree. The company is creating some 7,000 new jobs so as to cater to its expanding fulfillment network in the U.S. Hiring has already begun, these are full time jobs that, per Amazon, pay 30 percent more than traditional retail jobs. Employees will also receive comprehensive benefits on day one such as company stock awards, 401(k) and healthcare. Workers in […]
07/17/2013, Just the other day we mentioned that according to a rumor, Amazon could be set to unveil their Kindle Fire HD 2 perhaps in August or September. Of course it is not official at the moment, although thanks to a post by @evleaks on Twitter, Amazon does have something up their sleeves and whether that is the Kindle Fire HD 2 or not remains to be seen. According to @evleaks’ […]
07/15/2013, Amazon has not forgotten that they are still pretty much in the tablet game, where their Kindle range has done pretty well for itself in the past years. In fact, there is a new rumor going around that Amazon could very well deliver a new range of Kindle Fire tablets that are capable of going up against the likes of the Nexus 7 2 as well as the next generation […]
07/12/2013, A few days ago we reported that GameStop had reportedly gone through their entire allocated stock of Sony PlayStation 4 pre-orders, and now it looks like if you wanted to get your hands on the console, or maybe the Xbox One, via retailers such as Amazon, you’d be out of luck as well. According to a post by Amazon on their Facebook page, it looks like they too have completely […]
07/11/2013, Amazon and Miramax have entered in to a licensing agreement. Hundreds of Miramax films will now be available for Amazon Prime Instant Video subscribers.