Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows http://winsupersite.com/rss.xml en Windows Phone 8.1 Tip: Master Social Networking Integration http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-master-social-networking-integration <div class="field-deck"> A major change for Windows Phone </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A beta version of Twitter for Windows Phone 8.1 leaked this week, providing an answer to some questions I was just going to pose about social networking integration in Windows Phone. With this release, we can see a version of Twitter that works like the Facebook app for Windows Phone 8.1, one that integrates deeply with the system in a now-consistent way. And that's a good thing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-master-social-networking-integration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-master-social-networking-integration#comments Facebook Windows Phone 8.1 Windows Phone Twitter Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:59:00 +0000 38201 at http://winsupersite.com A Second Look: Samsung Galaxy S5 http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/second-look-samsung-galaxy-s5 <div class="field-deck"> Not as bad as I'd feared; quite good, in fact </div> <div class="node-body article-body">I'd like to provide an interim update on the Samsung Galaxy 5, something that that sits between my first impressions article and my eventual review. The reason for this fairly unprecedented event is simple enough: Despite my initial middling response, this is in fact a very nice smart phone.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/second-look-samsung-galaxy-s5" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/second-look-samsung-galaxy-s5#comments Android Mobile devices Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:21:00 +0000 38191 at http://winsupersite.com Windows Phone 8.1 Tip: Master the New Custom Volume Settings http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-master-new-custom-volume-settings <div class="field-deck"> Finally, some separation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Among the many seemingly small but very useful changes in Windows Phone 8.1 is a rethinking of the ways in which you can interact with the various sounds that come out of your handset. Now, instead of a global volume control, Windows Phone 8.1 supports separate, custom volume settings for the ringer and notifications and for apps and media.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-master-new-custom-volume-settings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-master-new-custom-volume-settings#comments Windows Phone 8.1 Windows Phone Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:58:00 +0000 38181 at http://winsupersite.com Windows Weekly 358: Enjoy Good Entertainment http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/windows-weekly-358-enjoy-good-entertainment <div class="field-deck"> The one where we express our love for Windows Phone 8.1 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the latest episode of Windows Weekly, Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley and I discuss the developer preview release of Windows Phone 8.1, Mary Jo's interview with Terry Myerson, a possible end to the Scroogled ad campaign, more Office news, Satya Nadella and Big Data, and a new Xbox One system update.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/windows-weekly-358-enjoy-good-entertainment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/windows-weekly-358-enjoy-good-entertainment#comments Podcasts Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:53:00 +0000 38161 at http://winsupersite.com Bing.com Gets Personal http://winsupersite.com/bing/bingcom-gets-personal <div class="field-deck"> Customize Bing.com with your interests </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you use Bing.com as your web browser home page, you will be interested to discover some new capabilities that let you add personalized news, weather, flights, and stocks right to the page. And if you're not seeing Bing.com regularly, this new functionality may make you change your mind.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/bing/bingcom-gets-personal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/bing/bingcom-gets-personal#comments Bing Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:08:00 +0000 38151 at http://winsupersite.com Office Online Improves with Tons of New Features http://winsupersite.com/office-365/office-online-improves-tons-new-features <div class="field-deck"> It even supports Chrome OS explicitly now </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft this week announced various improvements to Office Online, its free web-based office productivity experience. The firm has added new features to Excel Online, Word Online, PowerPoint Online, and OneNote Online. And it has added Office Online—gasp!—to the Chrome Web Store.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/office-365/office-online-improves-tons-new-features" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/office-365/office-online-improves-tons-new-features#comments Cloud Office Online Office 365 Office Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:12:00 +0000 38141 at http://winsupersite.com What The Tech 207: So That’s Windows Phone 8.1 http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/what-tech-207-so-s-windows-phone-81 <div class="field-deck"> The one where we talk about Windows Phone 8.1 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the latest episode of What the Tech, Andrew Zarian and I discuss the Windows Phone 8.1 update, Skype TX for broadcasters, Amazon smart phone leaks, and the future of mobile computer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/what-tech-207-so-s-windows-phone-81" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/what-tech-207-so-s-windows-phone-81#comments Podcasts Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:23:00 +0000 38131 at http://winsupersite.com Windows Phone 8.1 Tip: Pin the Sense Apps to Start http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-pin-sense-apps-start <div class="field-deck"> It's all starting to make sense </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Windows Phone 8.1 includes a new and improved collection of "Sense" apps, utilities that take the guesswork out of using your smart phone. These include Battery Saver, Data Sense, Storage Sense and Wi-Fi Sense. And the first four of those can now be pinned to your Start screen for quick access and live updates.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-pin-sense-apps-start" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-pin-sense-apps-start#comments Windows Phone 8.1 Windows Phone Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:09:00 +0000 38111 at http://winsupersite.com Windows Phone 8.1 Tip: Pin Web Pages to Start http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-pin-web-pages-start <div class="field-deck"> Now with Live Sites functionality </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With the move to Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft has dramatically improved the capabilities of its web browser in the Windows Phone 8.1 upgrade. Key among them is the ability to pin a web site to Start as a live tile. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-pin-web-pages-start" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-pin-web-pages-start#comments Windows Phone 8.1 Windows Phone Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:46:00 +0000 38101 at http://winsupersite.com Xbox One April 2014 System Update Starts Rolling Out http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/xbox-one-april-2014-system-update-starts-rolling-out <div class="field-deck"> It's here. Supposedly </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft revealed last night that it has started rolling out the April 2014 System Update for Xbox One. This update adds a number of new features to Microsoft's video game and entertainment console and is the first that was influenced by early-access beta tester feedback.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/xbox-one-april-2014-system-update-starts-rolling-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/xbox-one-april-2014-system-update-starts-rolling-out#comments Xbox One Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:28:00 +0000 38091 at http://winsupersite.com Office 365 Personal Arrives http://winsupersite.com/office-365/office-365-personal-arrives <div class="field-deck"> And Office 365 Home Premium is rebranded to Office 365 Home </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft this morning began selling the Office 365 Personal subscription that the firm announced last month. This new $70-per-year offering provides a full version of Office 2013 for Windows, plus access to Office for iPad and other perks. Additionally, Office 365 Home Premium has been rebranded to Office 365 Home.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/office-365/office-365-personal-arrives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/office-365/office-365-personal-arrives#comments Office 365 Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:07:00 +0000 38071 at http://winsupersite.com Windows Phone 8.1 Tip: Use Reading View in IE 11 http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-use-reading-view-ie-11 <div class="field-deck"> A better way to read the mobile web </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Windows Phone 8.1's new web browser has a number of interesting features, including some that will be familiar to those who use Internet Explorer 11 in Windows 8.1. One of my favorites is Reading View, which makes an average web article or blog post much easier to read.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-use-reading-view-ie-11" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-use-reading-view-ie-11#comments Windows Phone 8.1 Windows Phone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:49:00 +0000 38051 at http://winsupersite.com Windows Phone 8.1 Tip: Take a Screenshot http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-take-screenshot <div class="field-deck"> Different and still inconsistent </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft added the ability to take a Windows Phone screenshot in Windows Phone 8, and it's worked consistently ever since. But with Windows Phone moving towards a more integrated platform with Windows, the way you take a screenshot has now changed in Windows Phone 8.1. Why? To make it more consistent with Windows 8.1, of course.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-take-screenshot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-take-screenshot#comments Windows Phone 8.1 Windows Phone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:18:00 +0000 38041 at http://winsupersite.com Windows Phone 8.1 Tip: Use a Start Background http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-use-start-background <div class="field-deck"> The kids are going to love this one </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Depending on your design sense and Start screen tile layout, one new Windows Phone 8.1 feature may really grab you: The ability to use a photo or other image as a Start screen background. Oddly, this feature doesn't work as it does in Windows: With Windows Phone, the background comes through on the tiles, not on the space between. And the effect can be quite interesting.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-use-start-background" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-use-start-background#comments Windows Phone 8.1 Windows Phone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:44:00 +0000 38031 at http://winsupersite.com Windows Phone 8.1 Tip: Show More Tiles http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-show-more-tiles <div class="field-deck"> You're getting an upgrade! And you're getting an upgrade! </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you're upgrading to Windows Phone 8.1 on your current handset, there's one new feature you'll want to seriously consider: The ability to show more tiles on the Start screen. Previously available only on those devices with a 1080p "Full HD" screen, this denser, more usable Start screen layout is now available on all handsets that can run Windows Phone 8.1, from the affordable Lumia 520 to the flagship Lumia 1020.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-show-more-tiles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-tip-show-more-tiles#comments Windows Phone 8.1 Windows Phone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:25:00 +0000 38021 at http://winsupersite.com Windows Phone 8.1 Review http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-review <div class="field-deck"> 8.1? Microsoft takes Windows Phone to 11 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Pay no attention to the version number: Windows Phone 8.1 is a major upgrade for Microsoft's smart phone platform, one that provides improvements virtually everywhere. But 8.1 also ships with some major new features: A beta version of the Cortana digital personal assistant which, for now at least, makes Apple's Sir and Google Now look tame by comparison and a notification center that, frankly, Windows Phone should have had years ago.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-81-review#comments Windows Phone 8.1 Windows Phone Sun, 13 Apr 2014 23:35:00 +0000 38001 at http://winsupersite.com Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Review http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/lenovo-thinkpad-x1-carbon-review <div class="field-deck"> The best Ultrabook I've ever used </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The 2014 Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon is all business, and is the sleekest and most desirable Ultrabook I've ever used. Some of the design choices made on this new model are debatable, even controversial. But with the latest X1 Carbon, Lenovo has once again raised the bar on a product category that had ostensibly run out of new ideas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/lenovo-thinkpad-x1-carbon-review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/lenovo-thinkpad-x1-carbon-review#comments Mobile devices Windows 8.1 Update 1 Windows 8 Hardware Sun, 13 Apr 2014 16:09:00 +0000 37991 at http://winsupersite.com Windows 8.1 Update 1 Tip: Take the Next Step with ModernMix http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-1-tip-take-next-step-modernmix <div class="field-deck"> No need to wait for a future update </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At the Build 2014 conference earlier this month, Microsoft promised it would be adding the ability to run Modern mobile apps in floating windows on the desktop in a future update for Windows 8.1. But since Windows 8.1 Update 1 already adds a number of features that make it easier to interact with Modern apps from the desktop, it would be nice if we could add that capability now. Fortunately, we can thanks to an inexpensive utility called ModernMix.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-1-tip-take-next-step-modernmix" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-1-tip-take-next-step-modernmix#comments Windows 8.1 Update 1 Windows 8 Windows RT Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:32:00 +0000 37981 at http://winsupersite.com Windows 8.1 Update 1 Tip: Manage Disk Space http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-1-tip-manage-disk-space <div class="field-deck"> Finally, a modern interface for disk space management </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Among the many small improvements in Windows 8.1 Update 1 is a set of new settings in PC Settings that help you manage your PC. And key among these is the new Disk Space settings, which lets you check and manage how your PC's or device's storage is being used.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-1-tip-manage-disk-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-1-tip-manage-disk-space#comments Windows 8.1 Update 1 Windows 8 Windows RT Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:12:00 +0000 37971 at http://winsupersite.com Windows 8.1 Update 1 Tip: Toggle the Power Button http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-1-tip-toggle-power-button <div class="field-deck"> Tame the Power button </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In testing Windows 8.1 Update 1 on a wide range of PCs over the past few months, I've seen some interesting behaviors, including a few I can't yet explain. But here's a slightly more ordinary behavior that you can in fact toggle on or off in Update 1: That Start screen-based Power button. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-1-tip-toggle-power-button" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-1-tip-toggle-power-button#comments Windows 8.1 Update 1 Windows 8 Windows RT Thu, 10 Apr 2014 21:18:00 +0000 37951 at http://winsupersite.com Windows Phone 8 Field Guide Version 1.07 http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-8-field-guide-version-107 <div class="field-deck"> A major formatting update </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Here's a long-overdue and possibly final update to Paul Thurrott's Windows Phone 8, which has been renamed to Windows Phone 8 Field Guide to make it consistent with my other recent books, Windows 8.1 Field Guide and Xbox Music Field Guide. This is a fairly major update, but only from a formatting perspective.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-8-field-guide-version-107" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-8-field-guide-version-107#comments Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone Thu, 10 Apr 2014 19:11:00 +0000 37941 at http://winsupersite.com Windows Weekly 357: Release the Charms! http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/windows-weekly-357-release-charms <div class="field-deck"> The one where we say goodbye to XP </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the latest episode of Windows Weekly, Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley and I discuss the Windows XP expiration, the arrival of Windows 8.1 Update 1, the emergence of a new Microsoft, what to expect this year from Windows Phone 8.1 updates, more about Office for iPad, the open-sourcing of .NET, and the final regulatory hurdle is passed for Microsoft/Nokia.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/windows-weekly-357-release-charms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/windows-weekly-357-release-charms#comments Podcasts Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:59:00 +0000 37931 at http://winsupersite.com Samsung Galaxy S5 First Impressions and Photos http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/samsung-galaxy-s5-first-impressions-and-photos <div class="field-deck"> Seriously, this is it? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Well, it's finally arrived. But for all the excitement that a new Samsung Galaxy smart phone brings, the firm's latest hero phone, the Galaxy S5, is surprisingly unexciting in person. It's just so decidedly ... average.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/samsung-galaxy-s5-first-impressions-and-photos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/samsung-galaxy-s5-first-impressions-and-photos#comments Android Mobile devices Hardware Wed, 09 Apr 2014 20:49:00 +0000 37911 at http://winsupersite.com Thinking About the Future of Surface http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/thinking-about-future-surface <div class="field-deck"> Surface Book, anyone? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One important Microsoft product that wasn't discussed at all last week at Build is Surface. And I'm starting to think that maybe it's time to reassess this product line and realign it around the new strategy for Windows.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/thinking-about-future-surface" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/thinking-about-future-surface#comments Microsoft Surface Mobile devices Windows 8 Hardware Wed, 09 Apr 2014 15:07:00 +0000 37901 at http://winsupersite.com Google Touts Chromebook as an XP Replacement http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/google-touts-chromebook-xp-replacement <div class="field-deck"> A lot less nuts than suggesting Linux, I guess </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With XP riding off into the sunset, the scavengers are starting to descend on its carcass to pick off some of the estimated 450 million users still using this ancient and now unsupported PC operating system. Among them is Google, which this week offered up its low-end Chromebook system as a possible replacement.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/google-touts-chromebook-xp-replacement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/google-touts-chromebook-xp-replacement#comments Chrome OS Chromebook Mobile devices Wed, 09 Apr 2014 14:35:00 +0000 37891 at http://winsupersite.com Get Windows Phone 8.1 as Soon as Possible http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/get-windows-phone-81-soon-possible <div class="field-deck"> You know you want it </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you're using any Windows Phone 8-based handset, you can get the final shipping version of Windows Phone 8.1 for free on the day that Microsoft announces it later this month. Here's what you need to know.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/get-windows-phone-81-soon-possible" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/get-windows-phone-81-soon-possible#comments Windows Phone 8.1 Windows Phone Wed, 09 Apr 2014 14:14:00 +0000 37881 at http://winsupersite.com Modern and Desktop Windows Versions of Skype Updated http://winsupersite.com/skype/modern-and-desktop-windows-versions-skype-updated <div class="field-deck"> It's a two-fer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has updated both versions of Skype that run in Windows, which is to say Skype for Modern Windows and Skype for Windows desktop. The former picks up new options for managing your availability (at least "new" to that app), while the desktop version unexpectedly gets a more attractive chat experience.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/skype/modern-and-desktop-windows-versions-skype-updated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/skype/modern-and-desktop-windows-versions-skype-updated#comments Windows 8.1 Windows 8 Skype Windows RT Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:56:00 +0000 37861 at http://winsupersite.com Windows 8.1 Update 1 Arrives http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-1-arrives-0 <div class="field-deck"> It's finally here </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Today, as part of the regularly-scheduled set of Patch Tuesday updates, Microsoft has delivered the eagerly-awaited Windows 8.1 Update 1. Here's what you can expect today, and in the future.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-1-arrives-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-1-arrives-0#comments Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Update 1 Windows 8 Windows RT Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:22:00 +0000 37851 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Previewing New Xbox One Features http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/microsoft-previewing-new-xbox-one-features <div class="field-deck"> Super-secret testers get new feature previews </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you're among those lucky enough to have been chosen to get early access to new Xbox One system update features, you'll be happy to hear about this little development: Microsoft is pushing a number of new features to testers now. These features will be rolled out more broadly to all Xbox One users in a coming System Update.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/microsoft-previewing-new-xbox-one-features" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/microsoft-previewing-new-xbox-one-features#comments Xbox One Tue, 08 Apr 2014 12:41:00 +0000 37831 at http://winsupersite.com Amazon Fire TV http://winsupersite.com/music-videos/amazon-fire-tv <div class="field-deck"> There's a new set-top box in town </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While I was dismissive of the need for yet another living room set-top box, the Amazon Fire TV will appeal to many. And it does for this market what the Kindle Fire did for tablets: It provides a credible entry that is tied to Amazon's exhaustive digital media ecosystems but also open to third party apps and services. That said, it also has the same issue as the Kindle Fire tablets: It's more than a bit too Amazon-centric.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/music-videos/amazon-fire-tv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/music-videos/amazon-fire-tv#comments amazon Android Mobile devices Games Music & Videos Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:38:00 +0000 37801 at http://winsupersite.com