Amazon to Update Older Fire Tablets to New Fire OS, Could Bundle Washington Post App with it

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Amazon is giving existing Fire owners a couple reasons to hold on to their older tablets. Last year's devices are going to be getting a firmware update, and what's more there are reports that Amazon plans to offer a Washington Post app. The retailer sent out a notice over the weekend to existing Fire tablet owners, sharing the ...

Amazon Upsets the Budget Tablet Market with a $99, 6″ Android Tablet

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Proving for one and all that there can be a fire without smoke, Amazon launched a new 6" Kindle Fire HD tablet on Wednesday. The new tablet is both the cheapest and the smallest tablet ever made by Amazon, and I may or may not be getting one. The Kindle Fire HD 6 is a cut down version of ...

New Kindle Fire 8.9 Tablet Leaks on Benchmark Site, Sports a Snapdragon 805 CPU

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The benchmarking site Antutu revealed this morning that they have discovered the first evidence of Amazon's next tablet. A new set of benchmark test results were posted to the site which describe an 8.9" Kindle Fire tablet with a Snapdragon 805 CPU, suggesting that the new tablet is going to be a slight upgrade to ...