Will the Next Kindle Fire HD 2 Be a Nexus 7 Competitor?

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New screen captures taken from a site that collects hardware benchmarks for devices seems to back up earlier reports the Kindle Fire HD 2 will be a worthy competitor for the newly refreshed Nexus 7 tablet. According to the specifications, which came from the GFX benchmark utility and were later picked up on by Chinese […]

Amazon Gearing Up to Make Its Own Android Video Game Console?

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Amazon could be preparing to launch a video game console of its own by the end of the year. That’s according to sources who have talked exclusively with GameInformer. These sources tell the video game news outlet that Amazon would actually avoid the markets of the two main high-end gaming consoles, the Xbox One and […]

Amazon Cloud Drive Adds Automatic Video Uploads

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Users who update the Amazon Cloud Drive Photos for Android will now be able to have their devices automatically back up their videos to Amazon Cloud Drive. The update, which is available now by downloading the Amazon Cloud Drive Photos application from the Google Play Store, or by allowing the application to update automatically, will […]

PlayStation 4 Launch Bundles Back In Stock At Amazon

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After previously halting pre-orders of launch editions of the PlayStation 4 Amazon is once again selling launch bundles of Sony’s upcoming console. Amazon no longer has standalone launch editions of the PlayStation 4, but it will offer bundles of the new console for gamers who want to make sure they get it on the first […]

New Nokia Rivendale, HTC Z4, and Amazon Mobile Device Rumored

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According to a leak by famed Twitter leaker @evleaks, there are a slew of new devices coming from Nokia, HTC, and Amazon. At this point, the leaker did not post any images of the devices; instead, code names were listed. We’re now seeing the names for Nokia Rivendale, HTC Z4, and an Amazon GLP70. Details, specs, […]

Kindle Fire HD 2 Launch Pegged for August or September

The Kindle Fire HD 2 is on tap for 2013 it seems.

Amazon is rumored to be coming out with new Kindle Fire tablets to compete with the likes of the Nexus 7 2 and iPad mini 2 and it looks like the company may be looking to launch the new Kindle Fires, including the Kindle Fire HD 2, sometime in August or September. While Apple’s iPad […]

Xbox One & PlayStation 4 Release Day Pre-orders Sell Out at Amazon

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Pre-orders of the Xbox One Day One Edition and PlayStation 4 Launch Edition are quickly drying up as Amazon announces it’s sold out of both. Amazon is now sold out of launch day editions of both the new consoles. The online retailer still has pre-orders for both game consoles, but it can’t guarantee that standard […]

Best Buy Online Sold Out of Xbox One Pre-orders

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Less than a month after Microsoft announced the $499 price of the Xbox One the first retailer has already stopped taking pre-orders for the video game console. Best Buy is no longer taking pre-orders for the Xbox One, making it the first retailer to sell out its pre-order allotment. The company’s website now lists the […]

iPad mini 2 vs. Nexus 7 2 vs. Kindle Fire HD 2: 5 Things to Know

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Last year, Apple, Amazon and Google did battle in the 7-inch tablet arena with their respective iPad mini, Nexus 7 and Kindle Fire HD tablets. In 2013, it appears that the battle will wage on with the companies rumored to be releasing sequels in the form of the iPad mini 2, Nexus 7 2 and […]

HTC One Deal Delivers Knockout Price

The HTC One is cheap at Amazon. The Verizon HTC One likely will be too.

Those looking to snag a new HTC One in the near future are in luck as Amazon, a retailer that is notorious for undercutting carrier pricing, has dropped both the AT&T HTC One and Sprint HTC One down to a mere $50 on-contract for new customers. When the HTC One first arrived in the United […]

100 iPhone Apps to Supercharge Your New iPhone

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Here’s a list of 113 iPhone apps that will help you have fun, take better photos, be productive, manage a business or personal finances, chase storms (or avoid them) and much more. Like many of you, I am attached to my iPhone. Not only am I an automotive technology writer for this site, but I […]

GameStop “Unlimited” PlayStation 4 Pre-orders Come To An End

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Just a few weeks after Sony reportedly told GameStop to “open the floodgates” and take “unlimited” pre-orders for the PlayStation 4, the video game retailer now claims the console is sold out. GameStop recently halted sales of the PlayStation 4 console on its website, meaning gamers will have to look elsewhere for the next Sony […]

Amazon Uses Placeholder Xbox One Release Date

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Late last week Amazon put a release date on the Xbox One, but gamers shouldn’t expect their console pre-orders to arrive on the listed November 27 release date: it’s just a placeholder. Amazon currently lists the Xbox One release date as November 27, but the date is not the official release date, merely a placeholder […]

Xbox One, PlayStation 4 Pre-orders Biggest Ever For Amazon

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Today Amazon announced that last week was the biggest pre-order week in the history of Amazon Video Games, thanks to the announcements of the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Last week, following the Microsoft and Sony E3 press conferences, Amazon reports that users pre-ordered more than 2,500 Xbox One and PlayStation 4 consoles per minute […]

HTC One Deal Arrives for Father’s Day

The Verizon HTC One release date may be August 1st.

Those that are looking for a Father’s Day gift or simply a deal on an HTC One not called the Verizon HTC One are in luck as Amazon will be unleashing a huge deal on both the AT&T HTC One and Sprint HTC One just ahead of Father’s Day, dropping the price of the device […]

Where To Pre-order the PlayStation 4

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The Sony PlayStation 4 is now available for pre-order from a number of retailers both as a standalone console and as a bundle with at least one game. During its press conference Sony announced the PlayStation 4 will sell for $399 this holiday season, undercutting the Xbox One by $100. Now that Sony announced the […]

Amazon Indie Games Store Takes Aim at Steam & Humble Bundle

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Lovers of bite-size gaming titles developed by small, independent development teams are about to get a new place to share their wares: Amazon. Announced today via a post on its application distribution blog, Amazon seems to be taking the position that independent game developers just don’t have enough ways of getting their games in front […]

Amazon Resurrects Huge Kindle DX E-Reader From the Dead

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After having discontinued its large 9.7-inch Kindle DX e-reader in October 2012, Amazon is now bringing back the hardware that’s unchanged from its release since 2009. It’s unclear why Amazon is quietly re-introducing the tablet in 2013; the company so far has not issued a statement or press release, only to allow the Kindle DX […]