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Posted by on Nov 17, 2011 in Android Tablets, ROM, Tablets | 0 comments

Amazon gives source code of kindle fire, Hackers in delight mode

Amazon gives source code of kindle fire, Hackers in delight mode

Amazon today gave away the Source code for its Android powered kindle fire . The tablet-ebook reader is powered by gingerbread version of Android. Hacker’s have already found a way to install Android Market in the tablet which was not included by default and with the release of the source code it has only made things easier for them. Grab the source after the jump, Amazon kindle fire source code...

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Posted by on Oct 17, 2011 in Android Tablets, Gadgets, Tablets | 0 comments

AMAZON Kindle available in India from indiaplaza for preorder

AMAZON Kindle available in India from indiaplaza for preorder

AMAZON Kindle Fire which was launched last month with much fanfare is available for preorder in India from indiaplaza . The device costs Rs 15000 (300$),which is 100$ above its US price . It is touted as an ebook device with capability of a tablet.  Considering its specs, it is reasonably priced among with already crowded place of Android tablet market in India. Since the device is available only in US , it is being shipped to India by indiaplaza. So the website says it would take about 15days to ship i.e when it gets released. Indiaplaza also sells Kindle Touch 3G and Touch wifi in India for Rs 13,500 and Rs 7,500...

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Posted by on Sep 28, 2011 in Android Tablets, Tablets | 0 comments

Amazon announces kindle fire android tablet for $199

Amazon announces kindle fire android tablet for $199

At last the most awaited tablet for the month, the Amazon kindle fire has been announced today for $199. In accordance with previous suggestions, the tablet looks in accordance with blackberry playbook. The specs are, 7″ IPS display with gorilla glass, dual core CPU, Customized Android OS (some where around Android 2.3, as Amazon doesn’t seem to have cooperated with Google in developing it’s operating system)  Wifi, No 3G yet. Amazon has also announced Touch 3G for $149, Touch for $99, and Kindle for $79. Amazon has come with a new browser and rendering technology called Amazon silk and Split Browser. The websites in the kindle fire gets rendered in the Amazon’s EC2 cloud servers to provide a fast user experience. As of now kindle fire is US only , lets wait and see whether it gives apple ipad a tough time or whether it is just a nook color killer. Check out the press release after the jump. share your views in the comments. Press release : Dear Customer, There are two types...

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Posted by on Sep 27, 2011 in Android Tablets, Tablets | 0 comments

Amazon’s ipad killer kindle fire to be unveiled tomorrow

Amazon’s ipad killer kindle fire to be unveiled tomorrow

Amazon’s latest kindle running Android which was in development for a while now will be announced tomorrow at a press conference hosted by Jeff Bezos CEO of AMAZON. Sources say that the new kindle would be of tablet form factor and would be called ‘kindle fire‘. The 7″ tablet would look more like a blackberry playbook, cause the tablet is manufactured by the same company ‘quanta‘ which manufactured the playbook for blackberry. This tablet is expected to be priced between $250 – $300 under subsidy from AMAZON.  This Android running tablet was previously expected to put a tough fight with apple’s ipad2 but now with more inputs, this seem to be a contender for a dual with ‘Nook Color‘ series of color ebook reader from ‘Barnes&Noble’ which is priced around 240$ and is being used as a full fledged tablet by many with easy Android hacks. So lets wait and see tomorrow what AMAZON has to offer....

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