Maybe The Free Version Of An App Isn’t Such A Bargain After All…

Yesterday, New Scientist reported that only about one-fifth of the typical free app’s power is spent on delivering app content, and the rest is spent on delivering the advertising that’s incorporated into most free versions of apps. From the report: For example, in Angry Birds only 20 per cent is used to display and run the … Read more

Instant Video Spotlight: Robert Zemeckis

These days, Robert Zemeckis is primarily known as the producer or director behind such high-tech, hyper-realistic animated hits as Disney’s A Christmas Carol, Beowulf and The Polar Express. But he used to direct a lot of live action movies too, including the Tom Hanks -starring Cast Away and Forrest Gump. But before moving into such dramatic and then … Read more

Play Your Amazon MP3s On Your Android Smartphone!

Maybe you haven’t been taking advantage of the free Amazon MP3 offers we’ve posted about here (like this list of over 100 free MP3 songs) because you’ve thought it’s just not too likely that you’ll be listening to much music on your Fire. Maybe you’re not in the habit of carrying your Fire around with you the way … Read more

More Amazon Bargains: $1.99 Instant Video Rentals, $5 MP3 Albums!

Looking for an alternative to March Madness? How about screening your own, private film festival on your Fire, with instant video movie rentals priced at just $1.99? Amazon has added some great titles to its over 16,700 title catalog of $1.99 movie rentals, including a slew of Disney animated classics, recent hits and critically-acclaimed, award-winning films … Read more

Tips & Tricks: Use Instapaper’s Free Service To Send Web Articles To Your Fire!

Instapaper is a nifty, FREE tool that allows you to send virtually any article you find online to your Kindle Fire to read whenever you like. You can also read the saved articles right on the Instapaper site. There’s no app to buy or download, Instapaper account setup is all done online, and takes only a few … Read more

A Week Of Deals On Amazon App Store Customer Favorites!

Amazon issued this press release today: Amazon Appstore for Android Celebrates First Birthday with a Week of Deals on Customers’ Favorite Apps and Games Since its launch one year ago, Amazon Appstore customers have bought millions of apps and games for Kindle Fire and other Android-based devices SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar. 15, 2012– Amazon Appstore for Android is celebrating … Read more

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