Amazon's Discounting Kindles for Valentine's Day, Plus More Deals

If you need a last minute Valentine's gift idea (or if you just happen like reading), Amazon's knocking $20 off the Kindle and highly-rated Kindle Paperwhite from now until the 14th. The Kindle Voyage isn't included this time around, but the Paperwhite probably delivers the best bang for the buck in the lineup » 2/08/15 10:30am 2/08/15 10:30am

Last Chance to Save on Kindle Devices Before Christmas

If you've been procrastinating on your holiday shopping, and need to pick up a new e-reader, tablet, or streaming box, today's almost certainly going to be your last chance to save on an array of Amazon gadgets before Christmas. » 12/15/14 9:45am 12/15/14 9:45am

Amazon's Thanksgiving Kindle Sale Serves Up Some Tasty Discounts

Amazon's kicking off Thanksgiving with solid discounts on a number of Kindle ereaders and tablets. It's not wholly uncommon to see similar deals throughout the year, but it's nice to have them all occurring at the same time, instead of a la carte. » 11/26/14 11:40pm 11/26/14 11:40pm

Sunday Deals On The iPad Mini Retina, Kindle Paperwhite, 2DS, And More

Today in the rarely discounted/most desired items we cover category, we've got great deals on both the iPad Mini Retina and the Kindle Paperwhite. Best Buy is the proprietor of both discounts, knocking $50 off all iPad Mini with Retina Display models, and 20 bucks off the Paperwhite. » 2/09/14 12:25pm 2/09/14 12:25pm

Play Injustice: Gods Among Us on mobile this weekend, score 30,000 power credits. Warner Bros. celebrates one billion play sessions in the free-to-play mobile version of its superhero fighter, doling out in-game currency for anyone who plays the game on iOS or Android devices this weekend. » 1/30/14 9:20am 1/30/14 9:20am

A Blackjack Role-Playing Game? Hit Me.

Proving once again that absolutely everything is better with careful application of hit points, magic and stat-based equipment, Sony Pictures Television's Suits And Swords is the more fun than a Blackjack game has any right to be. » 1/23/14 12:30pm 1/23/14 12:30pm

It's Gameloft's $.99 Thanksgiving Saletacular

Starting today and running through the Thanksgiving weekend, Gameloft is discounting a bunch of its $6.99 titles on Android, iOS and Kindle Fire to $.99, giving us something to do while camping out for Black Friday sales. » 11/21/12 8:55am 11/21/12 8:55am

Star Wars Brings Out the Very Best in Angry Birds

Everything is better with Star Wars. Anyone that's ever cut a graceful arc through the air with a vaguely saber-shaped object while making whooshing noises knows this. Dogs know this. Pizza lovers know this. Even Disney know this. » 11/08/12 11:30am 11/08/12 11:30am

Amazon's First Mobile Game is a Fresh Take on Tower Defense

After mixing up the hidden object genre with its first Facebook game, Living Classics, Amazon Game Studios takes on tower defense with its first mobile game, Air Patriots. » 11/01/12 9:53am 11/01/12 9:53am

People Who Just Got That New Amazon Kindle Fire

If the person you are buying a gift for already has a Kindle Fire, they really don't need a gift from you. They've got the hot new thing this Christmas. Or maybe the richer person in your family has vowed to get them the Fire, so you're just going to be the person getting them the inferior gift. What to do... » 11/30/11 5:40pm 11/30/11 5:40pm

Want To Read All the Skyrim Books? Like, Right Now?

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim doesn't only boast a vast in-game world. It also has a vast array of in-game books. They might be only a couple pages each, but the total amount of text for you to peruse in Skyrim is mind-boggling. » 11/25/11 11:30pm 11/25/11 11:30pm

The Kindle Fire Just Might be a Kick-Ass Gaming Machine

Amazon's new $200 Kindle, the Kindle Fire, isn't just a book-reader that happens to run Scrabble and Sudoku. It runs lots of Android-compatible games: the usual suspects like Angry Birds and Fruit Ninja, but also... the $7, high-end sci-fi horror game Dead Space. » 11/22/11 5:00pm 11/22/11 5:00pm

Games Beat Books 2:1 On Kindle's Sales Chart

Here's a curiosity: Over the past 90 days, eight of the top 12 sellers in the Kindle Store - including all of the top six - are games, dusting President George W. Bush's memoir and heavyweight writers like John Grisham. » 12/10/10 10:30pm 12/10/10 10:30pm

What Would Super Mario Bros. On Kindle Look Like?

Kinda like this. Japanese company Klab has developed a Nintendo Entertainment System emulator. Here it is running on a Kindle emulator. That's...alot of emulating. » 4/16/10 6:00am 4/16/10 6:00am

Reports: EA Working On Apple Tablet, Kindle

According to a report on the Wall Street Journal, when the Apple Tablet is revealed later this month - as seems almost certain - it'll have Electronic Arts along for the ride. » 1/21/10 3:30am 1/21/10 3:30am

Amazon's Kindle Offers Refunds For Digital Downloads, Why Don't Game…

Ever download a video game to a console or handheld and want a refund? Tough. Can't do it. But in the world of Amazon's Kindle, you can download books digitally — and return them. A workable idea for gaming? » 1/04/10 5:00pm 1/04/10 5:00pm

Nintendo Ponders Kindle-Style 3G DS

Could a future version of the Nintendo DS hardware use 3G for digital downloads? Nintendo president Satoru Iwata says the company could take a cue from Amazon's Kindle business model. » 11/02/09 10:40am 11/02/09 10:40am