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Amazon Coins now available in US for Kindle Fire purchases, may head to UK in future

Amazon Coins now available in US for Kindle Fire purchases, may head to UK in future

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Amazon has launched its Amazon Coins virtual currency in the US, with a free $5 worth automatically deposited in the account of every Kindle Fire owner. The money is much like Microsoft's Xbox Points, in that it can be exchanged for games, apps and in-app... >>

Xbox SmartGlass now available for Amazon Kindle Fire family

Xbox SmartGlass now available for Amazon Kindle Fire family

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Microsoft has released its Xbox SmartGlass application for Amazon's Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD tablets. In the US, anyway. Brits will have to wait a bit longer, it seems, as only Amazon.com is listing the app at present. It is yet to show up on the... >>

Amazon Kindle Fire to become more accessible for visually impaired

Amazon Kindle Fire to become more accessible for visually impaired

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Amazon has announced that “Voice Guide” and “Explore by Touch”, found on the Kindle Fire HD 8.9, will be making there way to the two other Kindle tablets in the company's range, to help visually impaired customers get around the menus easily.... >>

£99 Kindle Fire bestselling Black Friday deal on Amazon, last chance to pick one up

£99 Kindle Fire bestselling Black Friday deal on Amazon, last chance to pick one up

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The two new Kindle Fire tablets and its front-lit eBook reader, the Kindle Paperwhite, have helped Amazon to smash previous records for Kindle sales, according to the online retailer. "Sales of Kindle devices were more than three times higher than any... >>

Netflix hits Amazon Appstore in UK, available for Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD

Netflix hits Amazon Appstore in UK, available for Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD

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Netflix has released a UK version of its application for its TV and movie-streaming service for Amazon Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD tablets. Now that the Amazon tablets are on general release, the firm has added the Netflix app to the Amazon Appstore... >>

Amazon Kindle Owners' Lending Library opens in UK

Amazon Kindle Owners' Lending Library opens in UK

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Amazon has brought its Kindle Owners' Lending Library to the UK and it's now open for business. It's basically a service that allows you to borrow books from a set list of hundreds of thousands and there's no due date by which to finish them. Users can... >>

Amazon Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire 7-inch tablets ship in UK

Amazon Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire 7-inch tablets ship in UK

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Amazon has started to ship its 7-inch tablet devices in the UK just two days after Apple announced its pricier iPad equivalent, the iPad mini. Both the Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire devices have been arriving on the doorsteps of those who pre-ordered... >>

Nickelodeon Inflatable Sports Car for iPad provides turn-by-turn steering for iOS games

Nickelodeon Inflatable Sports Car for iPad provides turn-by-turn steering for iOS games

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An inflatable sports car that integrates an iPad into its steering wheel for iOS driving games, has gone on sale. The Nickelodeon Inflatable Sports Car is available in three versions: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Dora the Explorer and SpongeBob SquarePants.... >>

Amazon in talks to buy Texas Instruments' chip technology

Amazon in talks to buy Texas Instruments' chip technology

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Texas Instruments is in talks with Amazon about the sale of its smartphone and tablet OMAP chip technology, according to reports. In September, Texas Instruments (TI) announced it was moving away from the mobile space, instead focusing on “embedded... >>

Amazon Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire UK release confirmed, coming October from £129

Amazon Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire UK release confirmed, coming October from £129

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Amazon has announced that the Amazon Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire are coming to the UK. After what seems like an eternity of speculation, those in the UK will be able to get the new Kindle Fire models from October. The Kindle Fire HD and an updated... >>