Tag Archives: Amazon

Amazon Says Kindle Family Sales Double Last Year, Cyber Monday Biggest Ever

At this point I don’t think anyone disputes that Amazon is selling a lot of their Kindle product line, but every time they issue a press release that says “biggest day ever” or “sales doubled” we’re getting annoyed. Amazon’s press release issued early this morning says that Cyber Monday was the company’s “biggest day ever” for Kindle sales worldwide,… Read more

[Deal] LG Optimus G Half Off For AT&T And Sprint

Have you been waiting for the LG Optimus G since it’s been announced? Excited for the high end device, but can’t afford a $200 phone? Here’s a great deal for you: the Optimus G for both AT&T and Sprint is $100 off. And even better, the deal applies to both new account and upgrades. For only $99.99, this phone is an amazing deal. The LG Optimus G is… Read more

Amazon Announces Kindle Fire 8.9″ HD Shipping Today

Amazon just announced via press release that the Kindle Fire 8.9″ HD tablet will begin shipping today, two months after it was announced by Amazon’s CEO Jeff Bezos. The $299 tablet which features a beautiful 1920×1200 HD display with 254ppi will be available from Amazon’s website today, and available in Best Buy stores tomorrow. The $449 LTE… Read more

Verizon And Amazon Partnering Up To Provide Another Ecosystem On Android, DROID DNA Is First

One of the best parts of Android is the fact that it’s so open, and Verizon Wireless has decided to take full advantage of that. Along with the announcement of HTC’s DROID DNA, Verizon has announced that they will be partnering with Amazon to provide their whole ecosystem in phones, starting with the DROID DNA. That’s right, a whole extra ecosystem on… Read more

Blending Tablets: Nexus 7 vs Kindle Fire HD vs iPad Mini

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=5MMmLQlrBws There isn’t much to say about this video but to just sit back and laugh (and cringe, that too). The tablets are broken in half, placed in industrial blenders, and blended into dust. The worst part is breaking the tablets in half, it’s criminal. But it’s FOR SCIENCE! Enjoy, don’t try this… Read more

Apple Tablet Market Share Drops As Overall Tablet Sales Increase

While Samsung may have the edge in smartphone sales, when it comes to tablets, Apple has dominated since the release of the original iPad. However, the newest third quarter results from the IDC suggests Apple’s iPad market share was responsible for just over half of the 27.8 million shipments worldwide. The IDC attributes part of Apple’s slight drop off… Read more

AT&T And Amazon Forage Into The Cloud Storage Space

It looks like both Amazon and AT&T are taking a dive into the cloud storage game. It makes sense for Amazon, as they are pretty much based in the cloud. But it is an interesting move for AT&T. Amazon Cloud Drive offers 5GB of free storage, with further pricing options available (like 20GB for only $10 a year). That’s about in line with the… Read more