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Fire Phone Sales are so Bad, AT&T is Now Bundling a Fire HDX Tablet for $49

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AT&T may have just confirmed what that market survey report suggested last week: practically no one has bought the Fire Phone. The telecom has just announced a new bundle offer for the Fire Phone. Buy one and they will throw in a Fire HDX tablet for $49. That tablet retails for $179 on Amazon.com, which means that AT&T and/or ...

FreedomPop Launches a $75 Tablet, Will Follow it With a $99 Phablet

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FreedomPop is about to launch a new phablet aimed at those who think the Galaxy Note line is both too small and too expensive. This purveyor of budget cellphone plans is launching a 7" tablet today as a precursor to launching a 4G-equipped model next month. The FreedomPop Liberty tablet has generally unremarkable specs, but FreedomPop is hoping ...

HP Cracks the $99 Windows Tablet Barrier with the Stream 7

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 HP has just announced a pair of Windows 8 tablets which will cost $99 and up. Launching  just in time to edge out the Toshiba Encore mini as the first of the $99 Windows tablets in the US market, the HP Stream 7 will feature an Intel Atom Z3735G CPU, and it will be matched by the $149 ...

Don’t Like Amazon’s New Kids’ Tablet? Here are 5 Alternatives

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Amazon's new Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet is going to be getting a lot of press over the next few weeks, but it's not the first tablet to launch in this market - nor even the twenty-first. Here are 5 kids tablets that you might consider in place of the Fire HD Kids Edition. (You might also ...

Amazon Just Conquered the Kids Tablet Market with the $150 Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition Tablet

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With Kindle Freetime, Kindle Freetime Unlimited, and an investment in an ed tech startup, Amazon has long shown an interest in the footie pajama customer base. On Wednesday they targeted those customers with a new kid's tablet option. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition is not so much a new tablet as it is a customized ...

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 ...

Acer Iconia Tab 8W Windows 8 Tablet Clears the FCC

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The Acer Iconia Tab 8W might not be scheduled to ship until early November, but its pass through the FCC this week gave us an early look inside this $150 Windows 8 tablet. The Iconia Tab 8W  runs Windows 8.1 on an Intel Atom Z3735G CPU with 1GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage, and it features an ...

Toshiba’s Encore 2 Write is a Pen-Equipped Windows 8 Tablet

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If you like Samsung's premium priced Galaxy Note tablets but think they're out of your price range then you might be interested in the next offering from Toshiba. This gadget maker is now teasing a pair of tablets that will come with a stylus. We don't have details yet on the price and release date, but according ...