Tag: Kindle Fire

[Deal] Used Kindle Fire HD 7″ tablets starting at $53 at Amazon

If you're on a tight budget or simply looking for good tablet as a spare or for the kidos, there is this good deal from Amazon Warehouse Deals. If you've never heard of this site, it is owned and operated by Amazon where opn box items are sold for discounted prices. You get the same return policy as if you buy ...

Kindle Fire HD users will be able to opt-out of ads

One of the reasons Amazon was able to keep the price of the Kindle Fire tablets so low is because of advertisements. On the Kindle Fire HD tablets, ads will be displayed on the lock screen when the tablet isn't in use. The ads, despite being unobtrusive, are still not welcomed by some people. To make everyone ...

Amazon releases new Kindle commercial a day before big announcement

During today's opening NFL game between the New York Giants and the Dallas Cowboys (Go GIANTS!), Amazon ran a commercial showing off some different Kindle e-readers. While that might not sound like a big deal on its own, it suddenly becomes one when we expect Amazon to announce a number of new devices tomorrow, ...

Is this the new Amazon Kindle Fire?

Is this the Kindle Fire 2? The guys over at The Verge have gotten some pictures of what they say is the upcoming successor to the popular Kindle Fire. According to the source, Amazon is planning on releasing both a 7 and 10-inch model of the Kindle Fire. Unfortunately, the source isn't sure if both models will be ...

Amazon sells out of the Kindle Fire a week before unveiling its successor

If you were hoping to get your hands on an Amazon Kindle Fire, you might have to do get one from somewhere other than Amazon.com. Today, Amazon announced that they've sold out of Kindle Fire tablets. So why make such a big announcement about being sold out? Why not just get more in stock and keep the party going? ...

Spotify finally makes its way to the Amazon Kindle Fire

If you're a Spotify user with an Amazon Kindle Fire, there's some good news for you. After being available to Android tablets that have access to the Play Store, the official Spotify app for Android is now available to users of Amazon's Kindle Fire tablet. The Kindle Fire Edition of Spotify, as its called in the ...

Amazon to introduce 5 or 6 new Kindle tablets, according to Staples President

Amazon is hoping to go big with its next set of tablets. According to Staples president Demos Parneros, Amazon is planning on launching 5 or 6 different tablets in the future. According to Demos, the tablets will be different sizes, with one being a 10-inch model. When asked to comment by Reuters, the camp over at ...

Amazon Kindle Fire 2 to be available in July or August

The Kindle Fire hasn't been out for a year yet, but that won't stop Amazon from releasing the second-generation of the popular Android-based tablet. A report from the China Times states that Amazon is going to be releasing its Kindle Fire successor in either July or August. According to the report, the Kindle Fire ...

Rumor: Amazon planning on unveiling Kindle Fire 2 in July

According to a reliable source of CNET, Amazon could be getting ready to introduce a new version of their $199 Kindle Fire Tablet, along with new versions of their Kindle e-readers. According to the source, Amazon is planning on unveil the second-generation Kindle Fire at a July 31 launch event. According to ...

Report: Amazon to sell ads on the Kindle Fire’s welcome screen

If you're the owner of a Kindle Fire running the stock version of Amazon's fork of Android, you could be seeing ads on the device at some point in the future. According to Adage, Amazon is looking to sell ads on the welcome screen of its popular Kindle Fire tablet. At the moment, there's no telling if these ads ...

Amazon’s Kindle Fire receives 6.3.1 update, adds more parental controls

Amazon is pushing out a new update to the Kindle Fire with firmware version 6.3.1 bringing additional parental controls. You will now be able to password-protect your purchases, disable access to some content libraries and even block your kids from using the Silk browser. We have a new, free software update ...

[Deal] Refurbished Kindle Fire $139 from Amazon

Well guys, if you have missed out on the last deal, Amazon is once again offering their Kindle Fire (refurbished) for only $139 with free shipping and a full year of warranty. While the Kindle Fire isn't your high end Android tablet, for only $139, you could have it as your back up tablet and it will also make a ...

[Deal] Get a refurbished Kindle Fire from Amazon for $139

Have you been eyeing the Kindle Fire for a while and have been waiting for a price drop? If so, you may want to look at Amazon's deal on their refurbished Kindle Fire. It is currently being offered for a cheap price of $139 with a full one-year warranty, $60 cheaper than the non-refurbished Kindle Fire. The ...

Amazon Kindle Fire update 6.3 brings performance enhancements and more

Amazon has announced that the Kindle Fire update version 6.3 is now available and is being pushed out to Kindle Fire devices everywhere (it is also available as download that you can manually apply). The update brings a number of new book-related features, such as the ability to share passages and notes, book ...

Report: Amazon to launch a 9-inch Kindle Fire in mid-2012

According to Pacific Crest analyst Chad Bartley, Amazon is working on an updated version of its 7-inch Kindle Fire, along with new 9-inch version of the Kindle Fire. The new tablets are expected to launch sometime during the middle of the year. Because of the upcoming tablets, Mr. Bartley raised his full-year ...

WordPress for Android now available on the Nook Tablet and Kindle Fire

If you run a Wordpress-powered blog and own either a Nook Tablet/Color or an Amazon Kindle Fire tablet, there's some good news for you. The popular blog content management system is now available for the Barnes & Noble tablets and Amazon's Kindle Fire tablet. We paid special attention to the post editor on ...

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