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Amazon dropping Fire Phone two-year contract price on AT&T to 99 cents

Amazon has decided to cut the two year contract price of its recently launched Fire Phone in the US down from $ 199 to just 99 cents on AT&T.

Amazon Fire Phone now 99 cents with two-year contract

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Amazon has just dropped the price of its Fire phone to 99 cents from $ 199.99 on a two-year contract through AT&T, or to $ 450 dollars through the NEXT 18 program by paying $ 18.75 per month (for 24 months) with $ 0 down and 0% interest.  According to Amazon Vice President Ian Freed, customers will still be able to take advantage of 1  [Read More…]

Amazon expands Fire TV sales to the UK and Germany

Amazon has started selling its Fire TV set-top box outside the United States for the first time as it begins pre-orders for the UK and Germany.

Amazon will reportedly buy Twitch for over $1 billion [Update: It’s official]

Update Twitch has now made the official announcement on their acquisition by Amazon via a post from their CEO Emmett Shear. He stated, “We chose Amazon because they believe in our community, they share our values and long-term vision, and they want to help us get there faster. We’re keeping most everything the same: our office, our employees, our brand, and most importantly our independence. But with Amazon’s support we’ll have the resources to bring you  [Read More…]

Amazon will reportedly buy Twitch for over $1 billion

Amazon may be about to make an end run around Google in a bid to purchase the Twitch.tv game video streaming service. The Wall Street Journal reports that Amazon will acquire Twitch.tv for over $ 1 billion, according to an unnamed source.

Unlocked ZTE Nubia 5S Mini now available for $280 at Amazon

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ZTE on Wednesday confirmed the upcoming U.S. availability of the Nubia 5S Mini with LTE.  Shipping next week, August 27, the handset features a 4.7-inch 720p HD display, a 13-megapixel rear camera, and front-facing 5-megapixel shooter. Internally, the Nubia 5S Mini packs a 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor with Adreno 305 GPU, 2GB RAM, 16GB… Read more »

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Amazon Fire Phone gets OS update with new features, better battery life and more

Amazon has released a new OS update for its Fire Phone which adds quite a few new features to the Android-based device, along with some improvements for battery life and more.

Amazon Fire TV is just $84 for a limited time

If you have yet to pull the trigger on Amazon’s Fire TV — now is the time. Amazon is offering a $ 15 discount on their streaming set top box, bringing the price down to just $ 84 with free shipping. The offer is only good for a limited time (though we’re not sure how long) so get in while the getting is good.

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Limited time sale sees Amazon Fire TV on sale for $84 (15% OFF)

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On the fence about whether to pick up the Amazon Fire TV? How about if we gave you a gentle nudge over that proverbial fence? Amazon is, for a limited time, offering the new gadget for $ 84, a savings of $ 15 (15%) off the normal price. What’s more, Amazon will toss in free shipping for… Read more »

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Amazon adds ‘Live App Testing’ to Android and Fire developers’ arsenals

Amazon has just launched a new service called Live App Testing. It’s designed to allow developers for the Amazon Appstore in general, and Kindle Fire and Fire Phone in specific set up and distribute apps to QA and beta testers.