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Amazon’s refreshed Kindle Fire lineup includes 6in US$99 tablet, plus kid-centric variant

The middle of the night (or even late evening U.S. time) seems an odd time to announce a load of new hardware, but that’s exactly what Amazon has done – and it’s a pretty serious lineup refresh for the Kindle Fire. Le...


Amazon acquires Twitch streaming service

Earlier this summer, it seemed certain that YouTube and Google were set to acquire Twitch, the wildly popular video game livestreaming service. But then we heard little about the reported deal. Here’s why: Amazon leapt in as ...


Amazon is going up against Apple TV with its own hardware

Amazon is poised to launch a set-top box to compete with the likes of the Apple TV and Google Chromecast, according to a report. Citing “industry sources”, Re/code claims that Amazon’s box will run on Android (most likely...


Gadget of the day: Amazon Kindle Paperwhite

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite Don’t cart half your library with you each time you head to the seaside. This Kindle will hold thousands of books, and its six-inch screen is glare-free in sunlight. It glows white when night fall...

Best music streaming sites that work in Dubai & UAE

  So you like a genre and have found a band. Here’s how to listen to them wherever and whenever Apple iCloud If most of your music has come via iTunes, Apple’s iCloud service is for you. You’ll need to have a brand n...


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New Amazon Kindle Fire to have high-res display

Details of a next-gen Amazon Kindle Fire HD with an 8.9in screen and high-resolution 2560×1600 pixel display have leaked across the interwebs. The even sharper screen will be powered by a 2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 proce...

Is amazon building a 3D-enabled Kindle Phone?

Amazon launched its Kindle ereader to much fanfare, then it did the same with its Kindle Fire tablet. Now it plans to take on the far more competition-heavy challenge of releasing a high-end smartphone. Its ace in the hole? A 3...


YotaPhone gives you both E Ink and LCD dual-screens, available in second half of 2013

YotaPhone – the awesome dual-screened mobile that gives you both an E Ink and LCD touchscreens on the front and back – has confirmed that the mobile hybrid will be available internationally in the second half of 2...


Video Review: Amazon Kindle Paperwhite

A digital book that replicates the pages of a real book is the ereader dream – and Amazon’s Kindle Paperwhite comes the closest to the ideal of black ink on white paper. Chuck in an LED front-lit touchscreen and youR...


Tablet Wars: Can Amazon’s Kindle Fire HD vs iPad Mini vs Google Nexus 7

  The battle of the miniature tablets is on this Christmas and Amazon’s second-gen Kindle Fire HD wants to be your one-stop-shop for multimedia consumption. It’s a solid choice for anyone looking for a tiny tab...


Christmas Gift Guide: Best e-readers

Kobo Mini This dinky ereader is a perfect stocking – and pocket – filler. It’s easy on the wallet too – and despite its bargain-basement price, the Kobo Mini doesn’t skimp on features. That compact frame – w...


Christmas Gift Guide: Best tablets

  Planning to join the post-PC world this Christmas? Here are ten tablet wonders that Santa may just stuff in your stocking this Christmas – assuming you’ve been good, for goodness sake. Apple iPad Mini The iPad Mi...

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