Amazon’s Set-Top Box Unveiled, Is Called Fire TV


Last month, the Wall Street Journal reported that Amazon will be launching its own set-top box to compete with the Apple TV in April. And just like that, Amazon announced the Fire TV today! Amazon’s Fire TV aims to directly compete with the likes of Apple TV, Roku and Google’s Chromecast. WSJ reported that Amazon’s [...]

Amazon To Launch Its Apple TV Competitor Next Month, Reports WSJ


According to a new report by the Wall Street Journal, Amazon’s answer to the Apple TV and other media streaming devices, could hit shelves next month. It’ll have similar apps that are currently available on Roku and Apple TV, but will also come with Amazon’s own media streaming service. Another report from TechCrunch suggests that this [...]

Amazon To Launch Android Set-Top Box In March To Compete With Apple TV


Things are heating up in the consumer technology space with competition from all angles. This even includes the set-top box market. Re/code has just reported that Amazon is planning to launch a set-top box to compete with Apple TV and Roku in March. The set-top box will be powered by Android and come with a [...]

Amazon PrimeAir Will Make 30 Minute Deliveries A Reality Using Robotic Drones

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Amazon Prime allows you to get things delivered to you overnight for just $3.99 as long as you pay the $99 fee every year, and although its fast is there a way it could be improved? Of course! Amazon’s founder Jeff Bezos said in an interview on 60 Minutes last night that it’s PrimeAir. A [...]

Amazon Takes Aim At The iPad In Latest Kindle Paperwhite Commercial [Video]

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Usually Microsoft is the company to take stabs at the iPad, but it’s definitely not the only one. Amazon has recently taken aim to the iPad in a series of Kindle Paperwhite ads that prove how it is superior to the iPad for reading books and it would be hard to argue otherwise. The iPad [...]

Amazon To Launch A Gaming Console To Compete With OUYA


Rumor has it that Amazon is planning to launch its own gaming console, according to Game Informer. The device would run Android OS and be released during the holiday season – to be more specific, on Black Friday. There is some proof that backs this not-so-crazy speculation. On August 2012, Amazon launched its own gaming [...]

Apple Will Have Some Fierce Competition From Amazon This Year In The Tablet Front


Forget about Apple and Google today we have some exciting news from BGR about Amazon and its tablet plans for this year with its Kindle lineup. According to the report from BGR Amazon is planning a complete overhaul of its Kindle Fire tablet linup for 2013, which is a big deal considering one study found that Kindles [...]

Amazon Launches A New Universal Login Service Compatible With iOS, Android And The Web


Amazon has just announced in a press release that the company will begin offering a universal login service where developers can allow users to sign in to their service with their Amazon account. This closely mimics how Google, Twitter and Facebook allow you to login to other services using your respective account. Considering we live [...]

Amazon Compares Kindle Fire HD 8.9′s Display With iPad’s Retina Display In New TV Ad [VIDEO]

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Amazon has posted a new TV ad for the Kindle Fire HD 8.9, which comes with a larger 8.9-inch display rather than a 7-inch display. In the ad, they’ve compared the Kindle Fire HD’s 8.9-inch display with the iPad’s Retina display and say that you can’t really differentiate between the two. This is certainly not [...]

Amazon Allows You To Get The MP3 Version Of A Purchased AutoRip CD Free Within The Last 15 Years


Amazon has recently launched a new service called AutoRip that is actually pretty neat if you are someone who has purchased physical media from the company. You see, AutoRip gives customers a free online version of any album they buy or have bought on Amazon within the last 15 years. This service will definitely appeal [...]