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Amazon reportedly readying Android console

Game Informer says online retailer is working to have a new system with dedicated controller out by Black Friday. Amazon could be the latest company jumping into the Android-based console market. Game Informer cites sources “who have knowledge of the

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Amazon adds Unity support for its in-app purchases system

Amazon today announced the launch of free Unity support for its In-App Purchasing and Amazon GameCircle APIs, such that Unity developers can now add these Amazon features to their games. [link to article]

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Amazon launches ‘Game Connect’ – F2P game portal

Amazon announced today the launch of Game Connect, a new service that will see many of the more popular free-to-play and MMOs delivered digitally to players through Amazon’s digital games portal. It’s more than just delivery though as integration into

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1 year after launch Amazons Android Appstore offers 31000 apps

Amazon Appstore for Android has reached its first birthday today, with the company offering a week ofdeals for customers and revealing the store’s current total of 31,000 apps. Several of the Appstore’s most popular apps are on sale, including Plants

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Amazon is selling 1 million kindle devices a week

Amazon tends not to be all that specific when it comes to Kindle sales figures, so it’s always nice to see a number from the retail giant, even if it’s as broad as the one it released today. According to

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Rumours about Amazon Smartphone

Citigroup’s research department claims that an Amazon smartphone may hit the market in Q4 2012. The news arrives by way of Citi’s Taipei-based hardware research analyst Kevin Chang who in turn received his information from “supply chain channel checks in

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Amazon is shipping its Kindle Fire Tablet early

Consumers who pre-ordered the Kindle Fire tablet and the revamped Kindle e-reader with touchscreen will be receiving their orders a bit early. Amazon revealed the Kindle Fire ships today, one day ahead of schedule. The $199 tablet features a 7-inch

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No Kindle Fire for Europe %96 Content might be the Reason

it appears that the Kindle Fire and Touch will be unavailable UK or EU, for reasons and duration not specified. It wouldn’t have anything to do with the fact that they’re more than just devices, would it? (…) Amazon hasn’t

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Amazon presents Kindle Fire %96 7 Android Tablet for $199

The Kindle Fire marks a significant departure from Amazon’s norm. The most notable change is obviously the multitouch 7-inch LCD rather than an e-ink display, but moreover, the Kindle Fire is a complete storefront for the retailer rather than just

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Amazon is serious about Social Games

The Facebook gaming arena is about to welcome a new gladiator: Amazon. The household name of online retailers (and e-readers) is officially pulling out all the stops for its inevitable entrance into the space, openly and internally calling out for

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