Kindle Fire HD gets recovery with Safestrap

Custom recovery arrives on the Kindle Fire HD courtesy of XDA Developers. 

Amazon Kindle HD closes the tablet profit gap

Amazon's entry-level $199 Kindle Fire HD carries a bill of materials (BOM) of $165, in addition to a $9 manufacturing fee. 

Amazon’s Cloud Drive Photos goes live for Android

Amazon has rolled out a free Android app for its Cloud Drive Photos platform, making it easier for users to upload, store, share and browse photos from their phones and tablets.

Samsung’s ARM-powered Chromebook already a bestseller

Reports indicate that Google’s Chromebook has already climbed to the top of the Amazon’s best seller list - effectively pushing Apple’s wildly popular 13-inch MacBook Pro to the second place on the online retail site.

Backing up and restoring your rooted Kindle Fire HD

Amazon's Kindle Fire HD tablet may still have a locked bootloader, but that hasn't stopped modders from rooting the popular device - even if full custom software installations are still blocked.

Apple hires doctoral search guru for Siri

Apple really wants to beef up its voice recognition platform.

Massive ebook price-fixing suit leads to settlement

If you are an avid ebook user, chances are you are in for a nice little surprise.

Amazon wants Apple's "app store" lawsuit to close

Amazon thinks Apple's lawsuit over the name "app store" should just be dismissed already.

Amazon targets app fragmentation

Amazon is launching a way for Android users to find apps that will actually run on their device.

Minecraft arrives on Amazon’s Kindle Fire

The official Pocket Edition of Minecraft has finally gone live for the Kindle Fire on Amazon’s curated App Store.

Amazon: Kindle Fire HD owners can opt out of ads - for a fee

Amazon lets you skip the ads on its new lineup of Kindle Fire HD tablets for $15.

Amazon’s Kindle Fire HD won't topple Apple's iPad

Amazon's Kindle Fire HD lineup may be an "ambitious" initiative, but is unlikely to unseat Apple's iPad as the reigning king of the tablet market.

Amazon's Kindle Fire goes HD

Amazon is showcasing its next-gen Kindle Fire tablet lineup at an event in Santa Monica, California.

Amazon teases new Kindles in ad

Amazon's expected to announce a new Kindle and Kindle Fire later today, after teasing them in a TV ad last night.

Debut of Amazon's Kindle phone may be imminent

Reports of an Amazon-branded smartphone have been circulating for quite some time now.

Report: Google prepping Nexus 7 tablet with 3G

A 3G-enabled Nexus 7 tablet makes perfect sense, especially with Amazon poised to refresh its Kindle Fire lineup in just a few days

Is Amazon prepping a dual-screen Kindle tablet?

Recent patent filings indicate that Amazon may be eyeing the creation of a dual-screen tablet.

Is this Amazon’s next-gen Kindle Fire?

A picture of Amazon's next-generation Kindle Fire tablet may have been leaked just days before its official launch.

Amazon's Kindle Fire is completely sold out

After selling millions and millions of units, Amazon no longer has any more Kindle Fire tablets to sell.

European launch for Amazon Appstore - and Kindle Fire too?

Amazon's Appstore is launching in the UK, Germany, France, Italy and Spain, in what's a pretty strong hint that the Kindle Fire will soon make it to Europe too.