Tag Archives: Amazon

Amazon Allegedly Asks Foxconn To Manufacture New Phone

Amazon entering the smartphone market has been a popular topic ever since they first released their Android-powered Kindle Fire. There have been countless rumors, and this is no different. Taiwan Economic News claims that Amazon has asked Foxconn to build their phone and has already placed a five million unit order. They have also said that the phone… Read more

Kindle Fire Goes On Sale For Amazon Mom Members With Prime

Amazon has just slashed prices for all of its Kindle Fire products. The only problem is that you have to be an Amazon Mom with Prime membership to qualify for the discount. The sale includes: $20 off the Kindle Fire – $139 $25 off the Kindle Fire HD – $174 $50 off the Kindle Fire HD 8.9-inch – $249 The Kindle Fire tablets were already… Read more

Including The Visually Impaired, Amazon Bringing New Accessibility Features To The Kindle Fire And Fire HD 7″

Traditionally, many companies haven’t done  a whole lot to try and help visually impaired consumers use their electronics but Amazon is one of the exceptions. They originally started by incorporating text-to-speech into the original Kindle e-reader and now they’ve informed us all that they will be bringing Voice Guide and Explore By Touch to the… Read more

HTC DROID DNA On Verizon Can Be Had For Only $149 At Amazon

HTC’s DROID DNA is Verizon’s new flagship, but for those who don’t want to spend the full $199 Amazon has a solution. The retailer has already bumped the phone’s price down $50, bringing it to only $149. That’s right, you can get one of Verizon’s hottest phones at a nice $50 discount. The best part? It works for both new lines and upgrades. There is… Read more

Nexus S Gets Port Of Kindle Fire HD 8.9 ROM

Did you ever wonder if the Kindle Fire UI was suitable for phones? Did you ever want to try it out, see what it’s like to live without the Play Store? If you’re a Nexus S owner, this could be your chance. An XDA member named GalaxyUser has ported the entire Kindle Fire HD 8.9 ROM to his Nexus S and released it publicly. You should not worry about… Read more

Gap Between iPad And Android Tablet Sales Closing Fast

Though Android tablets have been doing better and better, until recently they were absolutely no competition to the iPad. In a shocking bit of news, apparently that gap is closing fast, with the iPad holding a 55% market share and Android tablets holding 44%. But consider that many analysts thought that it would take even longer for Android to catch up… Read more

Barnes And Noble Announces Second Quarter Results, Nook Sales Doubled Over Thanksgiving Weekend

Taking a page right out of the Amazon playbook, Barnes and Noble announced their second quarter fiscal results this morning along with a choice quote on Nook sales over Thanksgiving weekend. In its press release, Barns and Noble highlights that Nook sales “doubled over the four-day Black Friday weekend, across all channels, based on information… Read more

Deal: AT&T Galaxy Note II On Sale For $175 For New Customers And $200 For Upgrades

If you are looking to get a Samsung Galaxy Note II on AT&T, now is a good time to get one. On Amazon Wireless, an AT&T Note II will only set you back $175 if you’re a new customers. This is an absolute steal for this powerhouse. If you’re a returning customer with an upgrade, it’ll be a bit pricier for you at $200. It’s still a very low price, $100 less… Read more