Posts tagged Jeff Kleist
Amazon Reportedly Producing a “Kindle TV” Set-Top Box
May 5, 2013 | 10:00 am
By Jeff Kleist Amazon has been making its own devices for quite a while now. From e-readers to tablets to a rumored smartphone, the company has been pretty successful in establishing its own Apple-style ecosystem. So it makes perfect sense that Amazon wouldn’t want to miss the opportunity to take charge of the one device in the home that even Apple hasn’t been able to dominate—the television—with a “Kindle TV” set-top box. According to Bloomberg Businessweek, such a set-top box is actually in the works. Given that Amazon Instant Video still isn’t exactly ubiquitously supported on TVs, it makes sense that the company...
Hurry to Save $5 off $25 at Amazon.com
December 6, 2012 | 10:27 pm
By Jeff Kleist | for Technology Tell Looking to save a little extra dough off of your holiday shopping? Visit Amazon's Facebook page, where the company is offering a $5 off $25 coupon that must be redeemed by Sunday, December 9. This deal was last offered a few weeks back, but there are a limited number of coupons available, so spend far, spend deep ... but spend it fast, before it melts like a snowman and leaves all that Facebook sharing for naught. * * * ...