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Can Amazon stand above the fray and make sense of the Android / tablet mess?

Discussion in 'Mobile Phones / Entertainment' started by Sam Posten, May 4, 2011.

  1. mattCR

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    Looks like the Xbox one controller
     
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    More like the Ouya. Butt ugly.
     
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    It's elegance personified.
     
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    Can't tell if sarcastic. Assuming so.
     
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    They are going to fix 3 problems, Search, performance and... Closed ecosystems!
     
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    Amazon Fire TV official. Looks like an Apple TV
     
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    Huh! It must auto-cache stuff it guesses you will want to watch in the background while it's sitting there, chilling, before you start watching TV.
    11:17:36 AM EDT

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    11:17:20 AM EDT

    It queues them up so they start instantly.

    11:17:12 AM EDT
     
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    "There's a "best value buy box" for videos. It shows you the different options for watching a show, so you can pick the cheapest one."

    If only it listed iTunes too!

    Edit: Buuuuuut "Ugh --- apparently that feature only supports Amazon and Hulu Plus right now."
     
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    Xray for movies and TVshows official. This could actually be really great.
     
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    Xray for music. Now THAT I dig. Lyrics services have universally sucked so far.
     
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    gaming aspects look lame. Not a competitor to consoles but "for people who like mobile games but want to play them on their TV"
     
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    Controller pictured in the leaks was 100% accurate
     
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    Alright, moving to that thread Ron.
     
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    Not a very attractive phone.
     
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    3D phones are the future!

    This is a message from 2008.
     

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