The Kindle Fire HDX doesn't allow AirPlay-like wireless streaming of music, photos, and video like an iPad. Of course, you can always display videos by connecting the micro-HDMI cable to your HDTV, but that can be a hassle depending on your home theater set up. Show More Summary
Samsung has been a runaway success with Android-based phones. But, you already knew that! Just about every story for the past two years on Android phone makers has centered on Samsung's dominance of the field. So, here's something you may not know: Amazon is the second biggest Android success story. Show More Summary
Whether you prefer the iPad, Galaxy Tab or Kindle Fire, the tablet market has become a big part of the mobile computing landscape. In fact, studies show that 42% of American adults currently own tablets, and sales reflect it. MarketShow More Summary
Dish subscribers are no longer stuck if they want to catch up on TV shows from one of Amazon's tablets -- the satellite provider has released a version of Dish Anywhere for Kindle Fire HDX devices. As with the regular Android app, HDX owners using...
While Android has plenty of low-cost tablets from a variety of manufacturers, such as Amazon with their Kindle Fire tablets, and even Google with the Nexus 7, the same unfortunately cannot be said for Microsoft whose Surface tablets are anything but cheap. Show More Summary
While Amazon will frequently offer discounts on the Kindle Fire line of tablets, you don't see them offer a sale on their e-ink devices very often. Today they are having a 1 day $20 discount on the Kindle Paperwhite (now $99) and the "basic" Kindle ($49). If those prices interest you, you can get more […]
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According to Gawker, the Eisenhower family continues to add kindling to the ritualistic bon fire that has starchitect Frank Gehry's plans for D.C.'s Eisenhower Memorial at the stake. The huge metal tapestries that frame the park apparently "remind them of...
China's Huawei has launched a new 7-inch HD alternative to the still mighty Nexus 7 or Amazon's similarly-sized Kindle Fire HDX at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, but one with the added bonus of full mobile telephony capabilities. Show More Summary
Amazon keeps expanding its reach. Video has been among Amazon's biggest pushes recently. The company has begun creating original content for Amazon Prime Instant Video, and more recently, rumors are circulating that a streaming device to rival the Apple TV will debut from Amazon in March. Show More Summary
Chinese manufacturer Huawei has launched its 7-inch MediaPad X1 at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The MediaPad X1 comes with a 13MP Sony Exmor R BSI sensor in the rear camera and a 5MP front-unit. Imaging features include panorama shooting, 10-level auto-facial enhancement and voice-activated capture. Learn more on connect.dpreview.com
Amazon has launched its Kindle Fire HDX — the latest version of its Kindle tablet — in China, as the company seeks to build on its recent success, which includes topping the... Keep reading ?
Yes, it's refurbished. Yes, it's an older model. Still though, $79 for a device from a reputable company that you can watch movies, read books, and play a few games on is a great deal. Read more...
The Best of Warner Bros. 50 Film Blu-ray Collection is one of the most popular entertainment items we've ever listed, and today it's down to its lowest price of $179. This set includes digital copies in addition to the blu-rays, andShow More Summary
Ever since Amazon Coins was introduced to the masses in May last year, the virtual currency had remained more or less within circulation on the Kindle Fire tablet from Amazon. Well, it seems that this particularly exclusive form of virtual...Show More Summary
Since launching Amazon Coins in May 2013, the virtual currency was locked to Amazon's Kindle Fire tablet. Today, the shackles of exclusivity are being torn asunder, replaced by the inclusivity of the Android platform. Americans, Brits and Germans all...
Amazon has expanded its Coins virtual payment system to allow customers in the US,UK and Germany to buy, spend and earn Amazon Coins on Android phones and tablets. The currency was previously available only on Kindle Fire tablets. Customers can use Amazon Coins to buy apps and to make in-app purchases directly from an Android device. Show More Summary
Last May, retail giant Amazon launched its own virtual currency. Today, the company said that Amazon Coins are now available to all Android users, and are no longer exclusive to the Kindle Fire....
A little more than a year after Amazon first announced Amazon Coins, the e-commerce giant has revealed that the virtual currency can now be used on any Android device. Amazon... Keep reading ?
If you own a Kindle Fire HD or HDX there might be some times when you’ll want to print an email, document, or web article from it. You can print directly to modern Wi-Fi printers. And since the Kindle Fire runs on Android, it’s easyShow More Summary