Fire TV Fix: Restart Solves Most Problems

Problems with your Fire TV Stick or Fire TV Box? A system restart will probably solve them. Whether the issue is a distorted home menu, a home screen that won’t populate fully, or that your video library isn’t showing all the shows you own, restarting the device will usually resolve the issue. Press the Home … Read more

Fire Tablet Accessibility Features

Many Fire tablet owners may not realize it, but the 2015 Fires (Fire tablets with Fire OS version 5 or higher) include some very helpful and supportive accessibility features for the vision-, hearing- and fine motor control-impaired.     For The Blind & Visually-Impaired VoiceView, powered by IVONA Text-to-Speech Our new screen reader, VoiceView, provides … Read more

Quick Fix For A Buggy 2015 (5th Gen) Fire HD Tablet

Here’s a tip for anyone who’s got one of those snazzy new, 5th-generation Fire tablets, the ones with the new Bellini operating system, but doesn’t use it every day. Auto-sync is a feature of every Fire tablet, going all the way back to the first generation. However, auto-sync is a little more thorough and can … Read more

Do I Have To Buy A New Fire HD8 To Get The Blue Shade Feature?

Ever since Amazon announced its new, Reader’s Edition Fire HD8, people who already bought the HD8 or another 5th-generation Fire tablet earlier this year are asking what the Blue Shade feature is, what’s different about the Reader’s Edition Fire HD8, and if they can only get the new Blue Shade feature by buying the special, … Read more