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  • How to Remove Amazon Ads from Lockscreen without Root

    Amazon recently began selling select Android devices at discounted prices, in exchange for pre-installing Amazon apps and ads on the lockscreen of the device. We think this is a pretty sweet deal. Decent ads on lockscreen shouldn’t bother. I mean it’s the least viewed screen on a device. And users see ads anyway on almost all free apps on Android, […]

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  • How to Change Fire TV Screensaver to Apple TV or any other Daydream screensaver on Play Store

    Although Amazon has put up a nice option to easily set screensaver from the photos you’ve uploaded on your Amazon Cloud Drive, you might still have an appetite for those beautiful Daydream screensavers available on the Play Store. And those of you who’d love to get Apple TV screensaver on their Fire TV, user xenyz over at xda has posted a […]

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  • Amazon remembers the Fire phone, OTA to update platform from Jellybean to KitKat released

    The “Fire” smartphone launched by Amazon was a failure. Shortcomings — specially in the software section — led to a complete disappearance of the device from the scene once the initial fanfare surrounding its release had quieted down. Well, one year after its launch, Amazon apparently is trying to revive the device as it announced the […]

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  • Samsung still playing stupid, launching Galaxy J1 for INR 7,190 ($115) in India tomorrow

    We have all the surveys and financial reports showing how Samsung is rapidly losing the budget Smartphone market in developing countries like India, and yet the Korean electronics giant seem to be playing it stupid by launching devices like Galaxy J1 at a price point that just couldn’t stand the competition. Samsung is set to release its latest low-end budget […]

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  • Amazon Fire Specs and Price

    Amazon, with its tremendous expertise in the tablet production under the Kindle line-up has taken another step by announcing its first ever Smartphone Fire to integrate its customers lives at every possible moment. The rumors about this newly released smart phone predates back to 2012, when there were some rumors and hints regarding a smartphone from […]

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  • Amazon’s Android Appstore to expand to 200 more countries in coming months

    Amazon is looking to increase the reach of its Android Appstore in the coming months by making it available in nearly 200 countries – including Australia, Brazil, Canada, Mexico, India, South Africa, South Korea, and even Papua New Guinea and Vatican City. Right now, the Amazon Appstore is only available in the U.S, UK, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, […]

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  • Kindle Fire HD 8.9″ Benchmarks

    The Kindle Fire HD 8.9″ might have begun shipping and already reached customers almost a week before it was originally intended to launch, but for now there don’t seem to be any benchmarks available for the tablet showing what its dual-core TI OMAP4470 processor and PowerVR SGX544 GPU are capable of. XDA forum member onemeila hence took […]