How to Install Clash of Clans on Kindle Fire HD, HDX

My kids are big into Clash of Clans of course which is one of the biggest mobile games out and has been for some time (micro-transaction hell if you let it) but let’s say you are a Kindle Fire or Kindle Fire HDX owner.  Amazon does not list Clash of Clans in their app store at this time, mostly this has to do with games not using Amazon’s micro-transaction system I think, but there is … Read more

Unboxing the Kindle Fire HDX 7

The Kindle Fire HDX 7″ is an amazing tablet for the price and shows that Amazon knows how to reach it’s audience with a tablet that is a seamless gateway into their Amazon brand including the store, music, video on demand and Android app store. In this video we unbox the Kindle Fire HDX 7 and show you what you get in the box plus some thoughts. If you have a Kindle Fire HDX 7 … Read more

How to Take Screen Shots on the Kindle Fire HDX

All Kindle Fire Tablets (Only method for Kindle Fire (1st and 2nd Generation) You can take screenshots from all Kindle Fire tablets using Eclipse, which is the standard desktop developer tool for Android. Connect the Kindle Fire tablet to your development computer as described in Setting Up Your Kindle Fire Tablet for Testing. In Eclipse, from the Window menu, select Open Perspective > Other… > DDMS. Select the Kindle Fire tablet, and click the camera … Read more

Kindle Fire HDX Cases for Any Budget

The Kindle Fire HDX is an amazing tablet and one of the fantastic things that was announced and released along side it is the Amazon Kindle Fire HDX Standing Leather Origami Case which allows for all sorts of creative stand options. The problem is the leather Origami case is $64.99 which is almost 1/3 the cost of the Kindle Fire HDX 7″ itself, so many people who are on a budget and chose the Kindle … Read more

Do You Think the Kindle Fire HDX Trumps the Nexus 7?

Amazon continues to do a fantastic job creating a portable Amazon hub with it’s Kindle Fire line of devices and nothing could showcase this further than with the Kindle Fire HDX which was just announced as a 7″ version and a 8.9″ version. The Kindle Fire 7 HDX is clearly the latest and greatest in hardware with a 2.2 ghz quad core Snapdragon 800 and an Adreno 330 graphics processor.  This is a bit faster … Read more