Bracketron Universal Tablet Windshield Mount Review

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As tablet makers added GPS, drivers ended up wanting to use them to find their way around town. The Bracketron Universal Tablet Windshield Mount holds a tablet in place in the car. The mount suctions to a windshield or vehicle dash and clasps onto the edges of any tablet measuring 4.5″ to 7.75″ by 5.5″ […]

Amazon Launches Coins Virtual Currency For Buying Kindle Fire Apps

Amazon Coins

Today Amazon launched Amazon Coins, its virtual currency for Kindle Fire users, and to celebrate, it’s giving $5 worth of coins to users for free. Amazon Coins is a new virtual currency that Amazon hopes users will use in place of other payments methods for all the apps and games in the Amazon Appstore. Users […]

Amazon Reportedly Working on $99 7-inch Kindle Fire HD

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TechCrunch claims Amazon may introduce a $99 7-inch Kindle Fire HD later this year, making it the cheapest Kindle Fire tablet yet. The rumored $99 Kindle Fire HD would have a 7-inch 1280×800 display, like the current 7-inch Kindle Fire HD. The tablet will use a TI processor like the rest of the Kindle Fire lineup, […]

Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 Price Slashed

Kindle Fire HD 8.9 Deals 2012

Today Amazon lowered the price of the Kindle Fire HD 8.9, bringing the base model of the down to $269. The 16GB Wi-Fi only model of the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 now costs $269 instead of $299, saving new buyers $30 on Amazon’s larger tablet. The same price drop brings the 32GB Wi-Fi only model […]

Green Throttle Arena Aims To Bring Hardcore Gaming To Kindle Fire HD

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The new Green Throttle wants to turn the Kindle Fire HD and other Android tablets into home consoles with its new Arena app and Atlas controller. Green Throttle Arena is a free app that’s now available for the Kindle Fire HD, which will soon come to other Android tablets. The app serves as a hub […]

Real Racing 3 Coming to iPhone and Android February 28

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Real Racing 3, the new racing sim from EA games will come to the iOS App Store, Google Play Store and Amazon Appstore on February 28 according to TouchGen. The new racing game features a total of 45 real cars for gamers to race as well as a number of real world race tracks with […]

Android Tablet Usage Increases, Still Far Behind iPad

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A new study from online advertising network Chikita says that Android tablet usage is slowly gaining on iPad usage. Chikita uses data from its large ad network to see how popular different devices are on the web. According to the company’s numbers from January 2013 the iPad is still the clear leader in web usage, […]

Amazon Announces Coins, A Virtual Currency For The Kindle Fire

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Today Amazon announced plans to bring a new virtual currency it calls Amazon Coins to Kindle Fire users in May. Amazon wants Kindle Fire users to use the new Coins virtual currency to buy apps, games and in-app purchases on the Kindle Fire. The currency won’t affect users who don’t have a Kindle Fire, as […]

Zagg, Twitter searches, Say iPad Was Popular Gift This Christmas

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Some anecdotal website traffic from Zagg shows the iPad was a popular gift this Christmas. According to Zagg, daily iPad traffic to its website increased by 169 percent on Christmas Day. That measurement is for all iPad models, including the iPad mini. The increase is likely from new iPad owners looking for accessories for their […]

How to Set Up Your Kindle Fire

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If you just got a Kindle Fire we’re here to show you how to set it up, how to secure it and how to set parental controls. Setting up the Kindle Fire takes about 15 to 30 minutes and to completely set it up you will need an Internet connection. You can connect to a […]

Kindle Fire HD Deals Kick Off GameStop’s Kindle Fire Sales

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Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD deals kick off GameStop’s new plans to sell the Kindle Fire at all retail stores in time for the holidays. GameStop’s website lists the Kindle Fire and all versions of Kindle Fire HD on its website, though none of the tablets are available for purchase from the online store. All […]

Unlimited Kids Content Hits Kindle Fire & Fire HD, No In App Purchases

Amazon Kindle FreeTime

Today Amazon announced a new subscription for unlimited children’s content for Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD users that contains no in-app purchases or advertising. The new service, called Kindle FreeTime Unlimited is a per-month subscription that gives users access to unlimited books, games, movies, TV shows, and educational apps for kids. The service costs […]

Holiday Gift Guide 2012: Best eReaders

Nook Tablet HD eReader Gift Guide 2012

eReaders like the Kindle FireHD , Nook Tablet HD and Kindle PaperWhite are sure to top gift wish lists this holiday season. During the last year the price of eReaders went down while quality and choice increased, offering a large number of prices and devices for giving for a gift this year. From e-Ink readers that offer […]

Kindle Fire vs. Kindle Fire HD

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The Kindle Fire is a tempting tablet at $159, but the Kindle Fire HD brings a better screen, better speakers and more storage for just $40 more. How does the Kindle Fire compare to the Kindle Fire HD, and is it worth paying more for the Kindle Fire HD? In this comparison we’ll take a […]

The iPad Mini and the Nexus 7 Bring Us Closer to the Mobile Dream

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Mobility has always been the target. Go anywhere. Connect anywhere to anything. Do what needs doing. Slide the Tablet in a pocket. Move on. We’ve wanted to escape from our desktops with laptops followed by netbooks and succeeded in doing that as far as those devices allowed us to. But in those escapes we always […]

Kindle Fire Cyber Monday Deal Cuts Price to $129

Kindle Fire Cyber Monday

Amazon cut the price of the Kindle Fire to $129, offering a $30 discount to Cyber Monday shoppers on Monday November 26th. The Amazon Kindle Fire Cyber Monday Deal continues the weeks of savings linked to Black Friday, which took place the day after Thanksgiving in the U.S., and represents the best Kindle Fire price […]

Staples Beats Nook & Kindle Black Friday Deals Today

Black Friday Kindle Fire Deals 2012

The Best Black Friday 2012 deals on the Nook and Kindle eReaders and Tablets are available today, Wednesday November 21, not on Friday. Staples announced a coupon for $25 off any Nook or Kindle device, available in store for today only. The coupon beats Staples’ Black Friday deals which offer a $20 gift card with […]

Black Friday Tablet Deals for 2012

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Black Friday is notorious for offering some of the best deals in electronics every year and 2012 is no different with a collection of Black Friday Tablet Deals for 2012. The Black Friday deals range from outrageously good to okay at best, but more than likely consumers will still be lining up at the stores […]

Amazon Releases Air Patriots For iPhone, Android, and Kindle Fire

Air Patriots

Amazon’s first foray into mobile gaming, Air Patriots, is now available on iPhone, Android, and the Kindle Fire according to GeekWire. Air Patriots is a free-to-play tower defense game with a military aviation theme. The game is like a mix of Flight Control and Fieldrunners, it gives players control of a squad of planes they […]

Kindle Fire HD 7-inch Arrives at Staples Stores Today

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Users tempted by the Kindle Fire HD 7-inch tablet from Amazon don’t need to order blindly, Staples announced today that it is offering in store sales of the new Kindle Fire HD and demo units so users can go hands on with the Kindle Fire HD 7-inch before buying it. Staples will sell the Kindle […]