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Amazon sets April 2nd event, likely a media streamer for your TV

Today Amazon sent out an invitation for an event on April 2nd, and by all expectations we’d be surprised if we didn’t see a TV media streamer announced. The invite — sent to TechCrunch and others — simply reads “Please join us for an update on our video business”. It also displays a couch (a living room staple, if you were not aware) and popcorn (which, you know, people eat while watching things).

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MicroSD cards are ridiculously cheap today on Amazon

If you’re in the market for a new microSD card — and we can think of a couple reasons coming on why you should be — they’re on sale today as Amazon’s Gold Box deal. The bottom line? a 64GB card for as low as $ 35. Head on over there now and check it out. [Amazon]

    

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Amazon Appstore birthday deals continue with 14 paid apps for free

Amazon is still celebrating its Appstore’s third birthday, and the next wave of deals are now available. Right now you’ll find 14 paid apps completely free through the Amazon Appstore, worth over $ 50. A subset of apps are also available in the UK from the Amazon Appstore, totaling £25 in savings.

    

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Amazon offering $50 in free apps for Appstore’s third birthday

Good Guy Amazon is giving away $ 50 worth of free Android apps and games today and into tomorrow. Why? Because the Amazon Appstore is celebrating its third birthday already! Indeed, there’s more than a dozen different titles to choose from and all of them are free for the limited time period.

Even if you don’t plan on using or playing in the short term, at least go to their website and add it to your library. It will be  [Read More…]

The week’s best Android rumors: Nexus 8.9, Moto 360, Amazon smartphone, and more

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Motorola’s first foray into the smartwatch space could employ wireless charging and a Sapphire glass face, says G for Games. Whereas everyone else seems to go the route of Gorilla Glass, this one would would separate itself from the pack. As far as the wireless charging is concerned, we’re still betting on something akin to the Qualcomm Toq.

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The long-rumored Amazon may finally be close at hand, according to new  [Read More…]

The Bard’s Tale free today on Amazon Appstore

bard1One of the most iconic games that made the jump from last generation consoles to mobile, The Bard’s Tale, is available free today in the Amazon Appstore.

If you’re haven’t had the chance to play it or have never heard of it, the game is an action RPG starring Cary Elwes as “The Bard” that packs absurd humor, catchy drinking songs and adventure, of course.

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Amazon celebrates Appstore’s 3rd birthday with 60% off popular titles, discounts on in-app purchases

As the digital confetti sprinkling down the Amazon Appstore website might suggest, Amazon is celebrating the Appstore’s third birthday — and that means deals on apps. For the next two weeks, you’ll see various deals on apps and games through the Appstore, including up to 60% off titles like Wheel of Fortune, Terraria, Batman: Arkham City Lockdown and many more.

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Amazon celebrates 3 years of Appstore with gifts and discounts

Amazon has started celebrating the third anniversary of its U.S. Appstore with discounts, deals, and gifts. While the official birthday doesn’t happen until the 22nd, you can get in on the promotion effective immediately.

According to Amazon, the following apps and games are included in the savings and can reach as high as 60% off!

Wheel of Fortune from Sony Pictures Terraria from 505 Games Warner Bros.’ Batman: Arkham City Lockdown

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Amazon game controller appears in leaked images

A new image leaking out today shows what appears to be an Amazon branded game controller. The image obtained by Zatznotfunny shows a pretty regular looking game controller with the addition of Android styled back, home and menu buttons as well as those for media control.

    

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Poll: Are you keeping Amazon Prime?

Amazon today announced a $ 20 increase to its Amazon Prime service, which offers up “free” two-day shipping along with the tens of thousands of movies and TV shows you can stream for free, and half-million books available for borrowing. The fee increase means you’ll be paying $ 99 a year for the privilege — all of $ 5 more than what you’d pay Netflix for its basic streaming service. 

So will you be renewing?

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