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Amazon Takes On Roku And Chromecast

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 10.27.2014 | Technology

Look out, Roku. Amazon on Monday announced the Fire TV Stick, a device that's about the size of a pack of gum that plugs into your TV to allow you ...

Timothy Stenovec

Tablets Aren't Special Anymore

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 09.18.2014 | Technology

Five years ago, Apple released its first iPad at a price of $500. Now, you can buy a solid tablet for less than many people spend on cable and Interne...

Timothy Stenovec

Amazon Admits It Whiffed On Fire Phone Pricing

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 09.17.2014 | Technology

Amazon planned to cut the price of its much ballyhooed smartphone at some point, but the retail giant moved faster than anticipated, an Amazon executi...

Amazon Just Slashed The Price Of Its Phone To 99 Cents

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 09.08.2014 | Technology

Amazon has given up on trying to get you to pay $199 for the Fire Phone with a contract. Now the retail giant has brought the price down -- way down. ...

Streaming: TV's Tectonic Shift

Tom Alderman | Posted 10.27.2014 | Entertainment
Tom Alderman

Why should we pay cable companies big monthly fees for a huge lineup of programs we never watch but are charged for. Research shows that folks with 300 channels only watch an average of 12 of them. Why not pick and choose just what we want to watch and pay for each show as we go? Or, as the industry calls it: pay-per-view.

The Entire History Of Amazon Kindle In 1 GIF

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 08.12.2014 | Technology

In case you've forgotten how clunky the Amazon Kindle used to look, check out this new GIF chronicling the e-reader's transformation from 2007 to toda...

Amazon Fire: Winning In Its Customers' Mobile Sales Moments

Julie Ask | Posted 09.27.2014 | Technology
Julie Ask

I had the opportunity and privilege to get an early look at the new Amazon Fire phone. It delights in many ways, but I'll focus on the shopping experience enabled through Firefly.

PODCAST: Is The Amazon Fire Phone A Flop?

The Huffington Post | Katelyn Bogucki | Posted 08.24.2014 | Huffpost Code

Each week, the HuffPost Code team meets to discuss the latest tech news and interview special guests for the Floating Points Podcast. Season 2:...

Amazon Phone's Hidden Feature: It Makes Phone Calls

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 06.20.2014 | Technology

At the unveiling of Amazon's new smartphone on Wednesday, founder and CEO Jeff Bezos touted the many innovations he claimed the phone delivers: Its ab...

Timothy Stenovec

Amazon's Smartphone Is Just Too Expensive

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 06.19.2014 | Technology

SEATTLE -- Amazon's new smartphone features some cool new technology, but probably the most surprising thing about the device is its high price. Je...

Liat Kornowski

Cable Or Netflix: Which Subscription Should You Hold On To For Dear Life?

HuffingtonPost.com | Liat Kornowski | Posted 04.14.2014 | TV

By now you must have heard of the Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger, Stephen Colbert taking David Letterman's spot on "The Late Show," the phenomenal n...

Amazon Unveils Its Own Set-Top Box

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 04.02.2014 | Technology

Amazon wants to take over your TV. On Wednesday, the company unveiled a $99 set-top box called Amazon Fire TV. The device will start shipping immediat...

This Is War! CEOs of Apple, Amazon And Microsoft Call Out Each Others Tablets

Reuters | Poornima Gupta and Alistair Barr | Posted 12.25.2012 | Technology

By Poornima Gupta and Alistair Barr SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The biggest names in consumer technology, stung by a string of disappoint...

10 Things Amazon Doesn't Want You To Know

SmartMoney | Quentin Fottrell | Posted 06.25.2012 | Money

SmartMoney.com: What every shopper should know about the world's largest online retailer. 1. "Take our customer reviews with a grain of salt." ...

SPECS APPEAL: Nook Tablet vs. Kindle Fire

The Huffington Post | Jason O. Gilbert | Posted 01.07.2012 | Technology

Barnes & Noble has officially announced its Nook Tablet, and it is clear that B&N means for its new slate to compete against Amazon's Kindle Fire. ...

Apple After Jobs: The Perfect Case Study for Entrepreneurs

John Backus | Posted 12.06.2011 | Small Business
John Backus

While some weren't blown away with this week's debut of the latest iPhone, and Tim Cook has some big shoes to fill, Steve Jobs left him with a powerful and intricately designed global operation that will be tough to break. A closer look at this gives entrepreneurs a perfect case study on how to create a business that stands the test of time.

Jason Gilbert

Is The Kindle Fire A Threat To The iPad?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Gilbert | Posted 11.29.2011 | Technology

If there are two things we know from the last two years in tech news, it is these: 1. Never get involved in a land war in Asia. 2. Never try to co...

New Kindles Debut

AP | PETER SVENSSON | Posted 11.28.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK — Amazon is taking on the untouchable iPad with a touch-screen tablet of its own. The company on Wednesday introduced its entry in the...

Amazon Unwraps Its iPad Competitor

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 11.28.2011 | Technology

This entry has been updated. Scroll down for photos. At a press event in New York City on Wednesday, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos took the wraps off the c...