Amazon rolls out KitKat-based update to Fire Phone

When Amazon launched its first smartphone, the Fire Phone, the handset ran a custom version of Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean). Now, an update is being rolled out to the smartphone based on Android 4.4 (KiKat). The latest version of Android is now Android 5.1 (Lollipop). Amazon announced: Fire Phone Software Updates Fire phone software updates […]

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 Jeff Bezos doesn’t consider the Amazon Fire Phone a failure

It’s no secret that Amazon’s first smartphone the Fire Phone turned out to be a flop, with the smartphone failing to generate any significant sales resulting in Amazon taking a $170 million write-down (around £108 million). Amazon’s CEO Jeff Bezos, however,  doesn’t consider the device a failure. In an interview with Business Insider, Re/code reports Bezos […]

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 Amazon CEO signs fan’s iPhone 5 – tells her it’s time to ‘upgrade’

Amazon fan Christie Angino attended the unveiling of the retail giant’s first smartphone the Amazon Fire Phone. After the event, attendees were asked to join the company at the Brave Horse Tavern in Seattle for free lunch and drinks. At the gathering, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos shook everyone’s hands and signed whatever they asked him […]

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 Reports says only 2-3 million units of the Amazon Fire Phone will be made this year – may not be launched in the UK

According to a report, only 2-3 million units of the Amazon Fire Phone will be shipped this year. This suggests that the supply will exclusive to the US market and not other markets around the world including the UK. The news comes to us courtesy of DigiTimes. It reports, “Total shipments of Amazon’s Fire phones […]

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 Watch the unveiling of the Amazon Fire Phone here

Yesterday, Amazon lifted the lid on the Amazon Fire Phone, the first smartphone from the online retail giant. Unfortunately, the company did not provide a live stream of the event. Fortunately, you can watch the press conference here. Hit play below to watch the unveiling of Amazon Fire Phone. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w95kwXy_MOY&w=679&h=382] The Amazon Fire Phone […]

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 Amazon Fire Phone comes with unlimited cloud photo storage

Amazon has recently lifted the lid on the Amazon Fire Phone, the online retail giant’s first smartphone. Aside from the smartphone’s unique 3D capabilities, it comes with unlimited cloud photo storage absolutely free! This is much better than what Google, Apple, or Dropbox (used by HTC, Sony, and Samsung for cloud storage) has to offer. […]

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 Amazon Fire comes with Firefly – a service that recognises every product and allows you to buy it

Amazon has just lifted the lid on its new smartphone the Amazon Fire. The new phone comes with a pretty impressive feature called “Firefly.” So what is Firefly? Firefly is a powerful engine that makes use of the Fire Phone’s rear-facing camera to recognise more than 100 million items. This includes TV shows, music, and […]

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