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Deal Center to offer one place to see Amazon Appstore discount

Amazon has announced it will have a new feature in its Amazon Appstore, at least for its Kindle Fire HD and HDX tablets, called Deal Center, where all of the discounted apps that are available from the storefront are located in one place.

LG Chromebase now available on Amazon for $329

Google’s Chrome OS was back in the spotlight this week due to its upcoming ability to run Android apps. One of the newest Chrome OS devices is LG’s Chromebase, a low-cost Chrome OS all-in-one PC. Now, the Chromebase is on sale on Amazon for the low price of just $ 329, making it one of the cheapest full-sized PCs to date.

The Chromebase doesn’t require hefty internals which cuts down the cost significantly. The specs include a 22-inch 1080p IPS  [Read More…]

Amazon giving away $100 worth of apps today and tomorrow only

Amazon-summer_bundle

Good guy Amazon is offering up one heck of a deal this weekend for its Free App of the Day program. Starting today and running through tomorrow (June 28), you can take advantage of the Summer App Bundle which comprises some 31 apps and games. All told, the group is worth $ 100.

You can download any or all of these titles so don’t feel obligated  [Read More…]

Amazon giving away $100 worth of apps today and tomorrow only

Amazon-summer_bundle

Good guy Amazon is offering up one heck of a deal this weekend for its Free App of the Day program. Starting today and running through tomorrow (June 28), you can take advantage of the Summer App Bundle which comprises some 31 apps and games. All told, the group is worth $ 100.

You can download any or all of these titles so don’t feel obligated  [Read More…]

Amazon giving away 30 Android apps today and Saturday

Amazon has today announced that covering both today (27th) and tomorrow (28th), the online retailer will be holding a substantial giveaway of 30 most popular paid apps on its appstore, worth over $ 150. The deal appears to be available in multiple regions, including India, US, UK and Australia, though we’re sure there are possibly other markets we’ve missed that are able to take advantage of this giveaway. Not only are games covered, but also some  [Read More…]

Android Central 190: T-Mobile and Amazon on Fire; Google I/O preview

Strap in, folks. This one’s gonna be a doozy. We were in Seattle this week for the launch of the Amazon Fire Phone and T-Mobile’s latest “Uncarrier” events, and they both were big ones. Plus we give some last-minute thoughts on Google I/O before next week’s developer conference. Join us!

Thing 1: Amazon Fire Phone Amazon Fire Phone hands-on Amazon Fire Phone specs The Amazon Fire Phone hands-on video! Pre-order the Amazon Fire Phone  [Read More…]

The Amazon Fire Phone hands-on video!

You watched our liveblog. You’ve read our hands-on. You’ve pored over the specs. You’ve entered our giveaway. And now it’s time for the full-on Amazon Fire Phone video.

Have at it. Enjoy. And there’s lots more to come in the weeks ahead.

Pre-order the Amazon Fire Phone direct from Amazon, starting at $199

Of course Amazon — the king of online retailers — is where you can buy a new Amazon Fire Phone. They have a pre-order page up and ready for you so that you can have the Fire Phone in your hands the very day it’s released.

The pricing is as follows:

32GB — $ 199 with an individual or family plan contract or $ 649 if purchased outright 64GB — $ 299 with an individual or  [Read More…]

Amazon Fire Phone hands-on

To the surprise of few, Amazon finally unveiled its first smartphone — dubbed the Fire Phone — today at an event in Seattle. What was surprising, though, are the specifics that surround this latest Amazon Fire-branded device. The long-rumored 3D interface is a reality, but it’s done in an interesting way with specialized hardware and being implemented in tasteful portions, not just as a gimmicky feature.

It also sports a good number of user-friendly features that  [Read More…]

Watch the entire Amazon press conference

Busy with work or school earlier today and missed the Amazon unveiling of the Fire Phone? You could do the smart thing and check out our topic page for the Amazon Fire Phone to get all the info in one place. Or you can hit up YouTube and relieve the entire unveiling.