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N2Aos brings KitKat to Kindle Fires

If you want to transform an older Kindle into a full-blown Android tablet, all it takes is a few taps and $20.

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Prime, Kindle users are big spenders on Amazon

Prime subscribers spend twice as much as non-Prime members, while Kindle owners spend 30 percent more than non-Kindle owners, says Consumer Intelligence Research Partners.

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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos with the new Kindle HDX tablets.

Amazon's smartphone: The time is right

Thanks to an ever-shifting mobile landscape and a strong relationship with developers, 2014 is the perfect time for Amazon’s smartphone move.

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Samsung and Amazon give away free ebooks with Kindle for Samsung

Samsung and Amazon have turned the page on ebooks with Kindle for Samsung, which gives phone fans a free book every month.

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Amazon tipped to enter the smartphone market... in 3D

Following Amazon Fire TV and Amazon Dash, the company may be adding to its hardware line-up with a new smartphone slated for release in June.

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SANTA MONICA, CA - SEPTEMBER 6:  The Amazon logo is projected onto a screen at a press conference on September 6, 2012 in Santa Monica, California.  Amazon unveiled the Kindle Paperwhite and the Kindle Fire HD in 7 and 8.9-inch sizes. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Amazon, chasing Apple, Samsung, may enter smartphone market

The retail giant, looking to expand beyond its Kindle tablets, may release an Amazon-branded smartphone in September.

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Google's bowed its refreshed take on the popular 7-inch Nexus 7 tablet.

Tablets and e-readers for every grad

For every grad, there is a tablet or e-reader, but which one suits yours the best?

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Amazon Fire TV has videos, games -- where’s the shopping cart?

Fire TV breaks Amazon’s mold of a device that undercuts rival gadgets on price to move consumers back to the company’s core e-commerce business. What's Amazon's ultimate plan?

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Amazon Fire TV: World domination through video games

Last to arrive to the streaming party, Fire TV has powerful insides, a controller, and the backing of an in-house game studio. But is that enough to set it apart?

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<p>Amazon introduces Fire TV on April 2, 2014.</p>

Amazon Fire TV exec: Other boxes are 'self-important'

Amazon VP Peter Larsen, who unveiled Fire TV today, tells CNET that flawless performance was his team's chief objective. Other boxes, he says, are "self-important" for expecting consumers to settle.

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Amazon unveils $99 Amazon Fire TV for streaming video

The set-top box goes on sale immediately and features content from the likes of Hulu Plus, MLB, Disney, YouTube, Netflix, and, of course, Amazon Instant Video.

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<p>Amazon's Kindle Fire slates were hot to trot when they first debuted and they continue to set the tablet world ablaze with the better-than-ever <a href="http://reviews.cnet.com/amazon-kindle-fire-hdx-8-9-inch/">HDX</a> lineup. The upgrades to the new slates were a welcome improvement, but one thing that didn't change is the Amazon Appstore. The highly curated Appstore doesn't offer as great a variety as the Apple App Store or Google Play, but it's not chopped liver either. </p>

<p>Here are some essential Kindle Fire apps that'll work for the HDX, HD, and original models. This isn't meant to be a definitive list of the best or most essential apps, but a collection of great downloads to get you started with your new device, or new titles for your old one.</p>

Amazon Phone rumor roundup: Everything you need to know

We're rounding up rumors dealing with the much-speculated-about Amazon smartphone.

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