News tagged ‘kindle fire’

Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013

Kindle Fire Rules Android Tablet Market in the U.S.

Kindle Fire Rules Android Tablet Market in the U.S.

According to app analytics company Localytics for Android devices, the U.S. accounts for 59 percent of Google's tablet market. Furthermore, one out of three Android tablets in the US is the Kindle Fire from Amazon.

Monday, 10 Sep 2012

New Revelations About Forthcoming Kindle Fire

New Revelations About Forthcoming Kindle Fire

Even though the Kindle Fire has not begin shipping, Amazon has let a few key developments for the device be known. Apparently the default search engine for the product will be Microsoft's Bing. Customers will also have the option to remove the advertisements on the lock screen.

Monday, 20 Feb 2012

Amazon Alleged to Launch 10-inch Next-Gen Kindle Fire in Q2

Amazon Alleged to Launch 10-inch Next-Gen Kindle Fire in Q2

Reports that a 10-inch next-gen Kindle Fire will make its rounds in Q2 after rife speculations that Amazon is looking into releasing an updated 7-inch version and a brand new 9-inch model have surfaced, according to China Times.

Monday, 13 Feb 2012

Amazon Reported to Be Launching 9-inch Kindle Fire in Mid 2012

Amazon Reported to Be Launching 9-inch Kindle Fire in Mid 2012

Pacific Crest analyst Chad Bartley claimed in his report that Amazon will be launching a new 9-inch Kindle Fire model alongside an updated 7-inch model in mid 2012.

Wednesday, 11 Jan 2012

Kingston Announces Wi-Drive App for Kindle Fire and More

Kingston Announces Wi-Drive App for Kindle Fire and More

First released in 2011 for Apple devices only, Kingston has now announced that it will launch an app to enable Wi-Drive use with the Kindle Fire.

Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011

Kindle Fire Plagued By User Complaints

Kindle Fire Plagued By User Complaints

Amazon to release an over-the-air update within two weeks to address the growing number of user complaints against its Kindle Fire tablet.

Monday, 3 Oct 2011

Kindle Fire Costs US$209.63 to Manufacture According to IHS

Kindle Fire Costs US$209.63 to Manufacture According to IHS

Amazon's Kindle Fire costs US$209.63 to make, as estimated by IHS iSuppli, although the tablet will sell for only US$199. This highlights how the e-commerce company could be taking a financial hit to get the device to as many hands as possible.

Friday, 30 Sep 2011

Amazon's Silk Browser Raises Privacy Concerns

Amazon's Silk Browser Raises Privacy Concerns

Privacy policy for Amazon Silk's browser comes under fire.

Thursday, 29 Sep 2011

Amazon Launches Silk Browser

Amazon Launches Silk Browser

Amazon launched its own browser, Amazon Silk, that is designed to provide an optimized web surfing experience on the new Amazon Kindle Fire.

Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011

Amazon Unveils Kindle Fire, Kindle Touch and Touch 3G

Amazon Unveils Kindle Fire, Kindle Touch and Touch 3G

Amazon unveiled its 7-inch Kindle Fire tablet which retails at US$199. It also introduced the Kindle Touch and Touch 3G which cost US$99 and US$149 respectively.

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