Tech news tagged ‘Amazon’

Amazon opens up Android Lollipop Knowledge Base

One to note. Amazon has opened up an Android 5.0 Lollipop Knowledge Base, providing examples of making apps compatible with the latest version of Android, featuring the Material Design interface. Could be useful, and worth a peruse…

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Amazon tunes Android for Fire TV video streaming

Amazon’s fork of Android – known as Fire OS (the “Mojito” version, to be precise) – is what powers the new video streaming hardware Amazon Fire TV.

It’s Amazon’s first attempt at TV hardware, supporting 720p and 1080p output, and it runs on a quad-core Qualcomm Krait 300…

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Amazon amends Amazon Coin for Android

In-game purchases are a major element of the modern gaming world – an alternative source of revenue, and less of a barrier to entry than app pricing. Why do I mention this? Amazon is extending “Amazon Coin” functionality to all Android devices with the Amazon Appstore installed.

The idea is…

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