Tag Archives: Kindle Fire

Amazon Kindle Fire boots Ice Cream Sandwich

While we’re sure no one doubted it would happen, the day has finally come where Android 4.0 has made its way onto Amazon’s Kindle Fire. While it’s nothing more than it booting (nothing’s working), it’s still exciting that the modding community is making quick progress. Most are hoping a working build will be available by Christmas, and we’re with them. If… Read more

Kindle Fire may launch in the UK in January

Considering how successful the Kindle Fire has been in the US, it comes as no surprise that Amazon may be launching it in the UK. Reports are saying that this will happen in January, right in the beginning of 2012. Pricing, release date, and what’ll be available on the device as far as content are unknown, and it will probably be the same tablet we’ve see… Read more

Amazon may own half the Android tablet market next year

With the Kindle Fire being a huge success, analysts are predicting that by next year Amazon could hold half of the Android tablet market share. This comes with little to no surprise, as Android tablets in general have not been the best sellers. Analyst Robert Cihra from Evercore Partners claims “Amazon’s success may just vaporize other ‘for profit’… Read more

Amazon Kindle Fire reportedly still experiencing WiFi issues

Amazon’s first tablet device, the Kindle Fire, managed to grab hold of plenty of people’s hearts, and even more people’s money, since its launch, but it doesn’t look like everything can stay so bright and cheery. There are many reports coming in that the Kindle Fire is seeing some major issues with WiFi, to the point where owners are flocking over to the… Read more

Amazon Santa app for the Kindle Fire now available

Want to save money on stamped envelopes to the North Pole? Well look no further. The Amazon Santa app for the Kindle Fire could be your direct line to the big red-robed man. We’ll maybe not, but it sure is a great app for the young ones. You and your kids can browse over “500,000 family-friendly toys, games, books, music, video games, movies and TV… Read more

Next Amazon Kindle Fire may pack Nvidia processor

After being a bestseller on Amazon.com, the Kindle Fire turned out to be quite the tablet this holiday season. After all, it does have good specs while hitting that low $200 price point. Rumors are now saying that the next-gen version of the tablet may feature a bigger screen, and we now have something else to add to that pile. An analyst familiar with the… Read more

Amazon Kindle Fire software update version 6.2 now available

I think I speak for a lot of people when I say that the Amazon Kindle Fire has done better than we thought that it would do. The Kindle Fire currently sits above the iPad 2 and the Nook Color on Best Buy’s best selling list, taking the top spot. So, this news might apply to a lot of people out there. Amazon is updating the Kindle Fire to version 6.2… Read more

CM7 Boots Up on the Amazon Kindle Fire

It’s a documented fact that Android tablets haven’t been doing too well in the tablet space. The Nook Color has been considered the most succesfull Android tablet just because it’s low price tag makes it a dream for the hacking community. The Kindle Fire brings an even lower price tag than the Nook Color (and Nook Tablet), plus some updated specs. This… Read more

Amazon Kindle Fire bestselling product on Amazon for 8 weeks since introduction

Not that it should surprise anyone, but Amazon’s first tablet device, the Kindle Fire, has managed to reach quite the milestone on Amazon’s website: reach, and keep, the bestselling spot on the digital retailer’s site for eight weeks straight, ever since the device’s introduction. First, we have to admit that it’s strange to us that it has already been… Read more