Kids on Fire: Classic Nicktoons!

There are some terrific, classic Nicktoons available in the Amazon Instant Video catalog, and many of them are included in the Amazon Prime Instant Video catalog as well! Descriptions provided below are from Angry Beavers (4.5/5 stars, currently FREE for Amazon Prime members to view, priced at $1.99 per episode to own, $4.99 – … Read more

Kids on Fire: The Backyardigans on Prime Instant Video!

Preschoolers love the musical Backyardigans series from Nick Jr., and seasons 1-4 are currently included in the Amazon Prime Instant Video catalog. From IMDB: THE BACKYARDIGANS is Nick Jr.’s animated musical adventure series about five high-spirited young (probably early elementary school age) friends, who rely on their vivid imaginations to embark on amazing, epic adventures. … Read more

Instant Video Spotlight: Benedict Cumberbatch

Most Americans’ first exposure to the wonderfully talented actor Benedict Cumberbatch was in the film Star Trek: Into Darkness, in which he plays a young Khan. Many of us were already fans, having seen his terrific performance in the modern-take BBC series Sherlock, in which he plays opposite The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey star Martin … Read more

Prime Instant Video Spotlight: Vikings

If you’re looking for something to fill the TV doldrums of December, when all your favorite shows won’t be bringing out new episodes till after New Year’s, consider screening The History Channel’s excellent new series, Vikings (4.75/5 stars). It’s currently available as part of the Prime Instant Video catalog, so Amazon Prime members can view … Read more

Amazon Introduces Kindle First – Highly Anticipated Books Released In Kindle Format A Month Early, Offered For $2 or FREE!

Today Amazon announced its new Kindle First program, which offers access to Kindle editions of select upcoming, new release books one month before print book release date. In addition, customers can purchase one Kindle First book each month at a discount price of just $1.99 and Amazon Prime members can choose one of the selected … Read more