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Spotify brings its 20 million songs to Amazon Fire TV

Spotify is now available for US owners of Amazon’s Fire TV set-top box, allowing them to access the popular streaming music service.

Amazon update brings Prime Instant Video streaming

Amazon‘s app received an update today, bringing Prime Instant Video streaming to Android devices. To enable streaming, you have to download the Prime Instant Video player, which is available exclusively in Amazon’s appstore.

Amazon Fire Phone UK pre-orders begin on O2 for September 30 launch

Pre-orders for the Amazon Fire Phone in the UK have begun, with the Android-based smartphone sold as an exclusive on O2, and shipments slated to begin on September 30th.

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.