Amazon virtual coins go live for the Kindle Fire

Amazon has confirmed that its newly minted virtual currency can be used to purchase apps, games and in-app items in the corporation's curated Appstore, as well as on the Kindle Fire tablet lineup.

Google's Nexus 7 not as popular as iPad, Kindle Fire

Mountain View's Google-branded tablet may not be as popular as Apple's iPad or Amazon's Kindle Fire, but the company did manage to sell a very respectable 4.5-4.6 million Nexus 7 devices since launching last summer.

Amazon touts virtual currency for Kindle Fire lineup

Amazon has introduced a new virtual currency targeted at Kindle Fire tablet owners for the purchase of apps and in-game items.

Yes, Amazon's Kindle Fire strategy is working

Analysts at ABI Research believe Amazon's cross-subsidized device paradigm offers a viable strategy for the company's tablet lineup.

iPad Mini reveal now tapped for October 23

It is now believed that Apple's big event to unveil a smaller version of the iPad will happen on October 23.

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.

Next-gen Kindles have locked bootloaders

Amazon's next-gen Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD are reportedly equipped with locked bootloaders. 

Essentially, this means the creation of custom ROMs could take just a little while to get off the ground.

Amazon's Kindle Fire goes HD

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

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 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.

Amazon may postpone debut of 10-inch Kindle Fire

Amazon will likely debut a new lineup of Kindle Fire tablets during its upcoming September 6 press conference in Santa Monica, California.

Get ready for a new lineup of Kindle Fire tablets

Amazon will reportedly unveil a new lineup of Kindle Fire tablets during a September 6 press conference in Santa Monica, California.

eGlide 4 is an $80 Android 4.0 tablet

Ematic has rolled out a new Android tablet that makes Amazon's Kindle Fire look insanely expensive. Yes, the eGlide 4 is a seven-inch tablet that runs Google's Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system.

Apple iPad dominates tablet market with 68% share

Apple’s wildly popular iPad continued to dominate the highly lucrative tablet space in the second quarter of 2012 - capturing an impressive 68% of the global market.

Why I traded my Kindle Fire for a Nexus 7

I’ve been a Kindle user since Amazon's $199 tablet hit the market - and even found myself liking it more than Apple's iPad over the past 6 months.

Leaked SKUs point to 5-6 new Kindle Fires

Amazon appears to be planning a Kindle Fire onslaught.

Amazon Kindle Phone to have 4- or 5-inch screen

It's becoming more and more likely that Amazon will launch a "Kindle Phone" device.