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Amazon’s larger Kids Edition Fire Tablet is worth the extra money

Go big Fire HD 10 Kids Edition

$ 200 at Amazon

Pros Long battery life 2GB of RAM USB-C for charging Great sounding dual speakers Cons Can be a bit large for some children On the expensive side

Amazon’s 10-inch kids tablet offers a great experience for youngsters of all ages. The large HD display and its dual-speakers make watching movies or playing games a joy. Pair that with up to 12 hours of battery life,  [Read More…]

Amazon’s sites appear to be coming back online

Amazon’s sites are currently down.

Updated 3:40 PM ET: It looks like things at Amazon are getting back to normal. People on Twitter are reporting that the service is once again working for them, although Down Detector is still showing that many regions in the U.S. are still experiencing downtime errors.

What you need to know Amazon.com and apps are down. The outages appear to be affecting the U.S. Most of the rest of the world seems  [Read More…]

Amazon’s updated Fire HD 8 tablet brings faster performance, slimmer bezels

The new Fire HD 8 Plus offers Qi wireless charging as well.

What you need to know Amazon has introduced an updated version of its Fire HD 8 tablet. The new model comes with a faster processor, double the storage, and a USB Type-C port. Along with the refreshed Fire HD 8, Amazon has also launched new Fire HD 8 Plus and Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablets.

Amazon has unveiled an overhauled version of its affordable  [Read More…]

Don’t miss Amazon’s First Reads free eBook selection this April

There are plenty of well-known benefits of having an Amazon Prime membership, from free two-day shipping to Prime Video access, but one you may not have heard about before is the Amazon First Reads program. Every month in 2020, Amazon’s publishing editors will choose a handful of yet-to-be-released books from various genres and make them exclusively available to Amazon customers before anyone else!

Prime members get the best end of the bargain here, as they can add any one of  [Read More…]

Got questions about coronavirus? Amazon’s Alexa has answers from the CDC

It’s no replacement for a doctor, but it’s better than nothing.

What you need to know Alexa can now help you decide what to do if you think you’ve contracted coronavirus. The digital assistant can respond to a limited number of queries and ask screening questions in other to give best advice. The assistant will also help sing for 20 seconds in regions like the UK and Canada to optimize handwashing.

Amazon’s Alexa will now help you  [Read More…]

Amazon’s new ‘Prime Video Cinema’ hub makes it easy to find new movies

What you need to know Amazon’s new Cinema hub makes it easy to watch in-theater movies at home. Some options are available to rent, others are only available for purchase. New movies will likely be added weekly.

Since movie theaters all over are shutting down because of the coronavirus, people are looking for new ways to consume new releases. We’ve already seen Frozen 2 release early on Disney+, and several other movies hit iTunes early, and now Amazon  [Read More…]

Amazon’s concerned the Coronavirus may impact Prime Day

What you need to know Amazon is reaching out to third-party sellers ahead of Prime Day. Coronavirus could have an impact on product availability ahead of Prime Day. Some sellers are reducing promotions to hold inventory for event.

You don’t have to look far these days to find something that has been impacted by the Coronavirus. MWC 2020 was cancelled, supply chains are being disrupted, and things don’t appear to be getting any better just yet. While it’s  [Read More…]

Try Amazon’s Fire for Kids Unlimited on Cyber Monday for just £1!

Amazon’s Fire tablets are perfect for the kids with their durability, low price and the most excellent child-friendly mode. The meat behind the last of those is Fire for Kids Unlimited and right now you can sign up on Cyber Monday for three months for just £0.99.

Kid friendly Amazon Fire for Kids Unlimited

99p for three months

New subscribers to Fire for Kids Unlimited can get their first three months at a grand total of just  [Read More…]

Amazon’s super useful and ultra-cheap Echo Flex is now available to buy

Alexa is flexing her way into every space in your home.

What you need to know The Echo Flex is now available and shipping for $ 25. Echo Flex accessories like a nightlight and motion sensor are also now available for $ 15 each. The Echo Flex is a plug-and-play Echo for any space and is the cheapest Echo device.

Amazon announced dozens of new products back in September at its annual event, and arguably the most  [Read More…]

Amazon’s ‘Happy HoliDeals’ promo is in full swing, start saving right now

One of the best parts about Black Friday is that the sales literally take place all over, from online retail giants to little mom and pop shops in your local town. Years ago, everyone went to retail stores and spent the day bouncing from one place to the next to try and finish their holiday lists, but now you can do all the same shopping online.

With one-day shipping on millions of items, huge discounts, Lightning deals, and more, Amazon  [Read More…]