Instant Video Spotlight: House

The wonderful medical drama, House, is now in its eighth, and final, season. Whether you’ve yet to enjoy this well-acted ensemble show or want to re-screen some favorite episodes, Amazon Instant Video can bring any or every episode to your Kindle Fire. Hugh Laurie stars as the brilliant, misanthropic, superior (and drug-addicted) Doctor Gregory House. As … Read more

Amazon Weekly Digital Deals – The Winners Are In!

We posted yesterday about Amazon’s Weekly Digital Deals vote, and here are the winners for this weekend. Last Thursday these products went head to head against other digital videos, ebooks, MP3 albums and videogame downloads, and the one in each category that received the most customer votes  was declared the winner, and will now be offered at the low … Read more

New Weekly Feature: Vote For The Digital Bargains You Want On Amazon!

Remember how Amazon had that big holiday promotion, where customers would vote on which sale item they wanted from among a group of deeply-discounted items in various categories? And whichever item won the most votes in each category would be offered at the low, sale price? Well now they’re doing it every week for digital … Read more

TV Spotlight: Shark Week 20th Anniversary Collection Now Available In Amazon Instant Video, and PlayStation 3 Added To List Of Compatible Devices!

Hard though it may be to believe, the Discovery Channel has been informing and scaring its viewers with its annual Shark Week programming for over 20 years, and now you can bring those denizens of the deep right to your Fire. Better still, if you’re a Prime member you can watch all 14 episodes in the … Read more

Video Spotlight: Fairy Tales That Aren’t Just For Kids

The Snow White remake Mirror, Mirror is in theaters this weekend, and coming fast on its heels is a more serious take on the same story, Snow White and the Huntsman. Writers, musicians, filmmakers and artists have long taken inspiration from the fairy tales of old, so it’s not surprising to find they’re still sparking imaginations all these centuries later. … Read more

TV Spotlight: The Deschanel Sisters

If you’ve been watching New Girl, you know all about “adorkable” Zooey Daschanel’s winning charm and easy way with humor. From Amazon: New Girl features a young ensemble cast that takes a fresh look at friendship. After a bad break-up, Jess Day (Zooey Deschanel) needs a new place to live. An online search leads her … Read more

Movie Spotlight: Just In Time For Easter, It’s Hop!

In the mood for a little animated family fun with the Easter Bunny, courtesy of Amazon Instant streaming video on your Fire? From Amazon: From the creators of Despicable Me comes an all-new comedy starring E.B. (voiced by Russell Brand), the Easter Bunny, who decides to pursue his dream of becoming a rock star drummer. The film … Read more

Movie Spotlight: The Muppets!

Finally available for purchase (in hard copy formats) and digital streaming, it’s The Muppets! Starring Jason Segel (who also co-wrote the script) and Amy Adams, and featuring music from Flight of the Conchords‘ Bret McKenzie (who won a Best Original Song Oscar for his Man or Muppet), this new installment in the Muppets’ canon is fresh, … Read more