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Kindle Fire HD 7-inch tablet costs £159, has lock-screen ads

UK prices for Amazon's new toys have been revealed, with the 7-inch Kindle Fire HD costing a wallet-friendly £159.

By September 7, 2012

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Want $10 off your mobile bill? Put ads on your lock screen

The new Slidejoy app turns your Android phone's lock screen into a billboard, and some of the money that advertisers like Macy's and Adidas pay to place the ads ends up in your pocket.

By February 2, 2014

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It'll cost you to opt out of Kindle Fire HD lock screen ads

Amazon has announced it will let you opt out of ads on the Kindle Fire HD, but you'll have to pay.

By September 9, 2012

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Protect your device from malicious ads

The chances of encountering a malware-bearing ad on your phone or tablet are increasing. But blocking ads on mobile is neither easy nor very effective. Here's a better approach to ad-blocking on your device.

By April 10, 2014

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No option to remove ads on Kindle Fires

Amazon says users of the new Kindle Fires will be stuck with lock-screen advertisements, Apple could be building its own Pandora, and Giftly offers a new way to send money to friends.

By September 7, 2012

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No option to remove ads on Kindle Fires

Amazon says users of the new Kindle Fires will be stuck with lock-screen advertisements, Apple could be building its own Pandora, and Giftly offers a new way to send money to friends.

By September 7, 2012

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Amazon backtracks, will offer $15 opt-out for ads on Kindle Fire tablets

After negative feedback on forced ads, the company reverses course and will allow users to opt-out of "Special Offer" ads -- for a fee.

By September 8, 2012

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Amazon confirms: All new Kindle Fires stuck with ads

All new Kindle Fire tablets have "Special Offers" (ads), and -- unlike past Kindles -- you won't be able to opt out.

By September 7, 2012

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By adding new maps and more FaceTime, iOS 6 hits major marks (updated)

Coming soon for the iPhone and iPad, iOS 6 will add several long-awaited features, including turn-by-turn navigation and FaceTime calls over a cell network.

By September 12, 2012

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Toys 'R' Us takes on tablets with Tabeo

Toys "R" Us has its own Android tablet for kids, Amazon has a change of heart about lock-screen ads on the Kindle Fires, and T-Mobile will demo the iPhone in stores -- but won't be selling it.

By September 10, 2012