GigaOmAmazon Relents: Kindle Fire Browses Android MarketTom’s GuideAmazon now allows Kindle Fire owners to browse the Android Market via the Silk browser. Ebook reader apps even briefly appeared on the Appstore before disappearing into the … Read more
GigaOmKindle Fire owners can now navigate Android Market Web siteWashington PostFollowing the latest Kindle Fire software update (which we've detailed here), Amazon is now allowing device owners to navigate the Android Market website, though the … Read more
LinuxDevices.comKindle Fire Prevents Android Market Visits, Re-RootingTom’s GuideKindle Fire users have discovered that Amazon prevents them from shopping the Android Market via the Silk browser. Meanwhile, the latest firmware nukes root and prevents future rooting. … Read more
Amazon said Monday that a software update to improve the performance of Kindle Fire tablets will be released within two weeks.
Dell said it would halt sales of its Android tablet computer in the US market, as rival Amazon’s new Kindle Fire has heated up in a market dominated by Apple’s iPad.
Coolest Gadget ReviewsKindle Fire Auto-Update Scorches Roots, Shutters Android MarketGizmodo AustraliaInitial reports indicate that it both de-roots your jailbroken device and removes access to the Android Market. But don't worry — the borking is reversible. … Read more
Penn OlsonAndroid market hack for Kindle FireEDN.comMOUNTAIN VIEW, CA—While Amazon Inc's wildly popular Kindle Fire tablet launched recently without official access to the Google Android Market, it hasn't taken developers long to hack the code … Read more
Amazon.com Inc.’s Kindle Fire tablet, which started shipping this week, costs $201.70 to make, a research firm said Friday. That’s $2.70 more than Amazon charges for it.