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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Amazon releases Dynamic Perspective and Firefly SDKs, anticipates a new category of apps   —  With Firefly & Dynamic Perspective, Amazon Just Opened Up All New Categories For App Developers  —  With the introduction of the Firefly and Dynamic Perspective SDKs, mobile app developers …
Jun 18, 2014, 6:20 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Amazon Fire Phone: hands-on with the ultimate buying machine   —  Do six cameras add up to more than a gimmick?  —  Amazon stepped into the smartphone race this afternoon with the unveiling of the Fire Phone, its very first attempt at building a smartphone.
Jun 18, 2014, 5:05 PMIn context
Amazon.com:
Introducing Fire, the First Smartphone Designed by Amazon   —  New breakthrough innovations—Dynamic Perspective, Firefly button, and more  —  Seamless integration with Amazon's vast ecosystem—over 33 million songs, apps, games, movies,  —  Only smartphone with Mayday, ASAP, X-Ray, and Second Screen
Jun 18, 2014, 3:05 PMIn context
CNET:
Fire Phone exclusively available July 25 on AT&T: $199 for 32GB, $299 for 64GB, $649 and $749 off-contract   —  Amazon Fire Phone to arrive July 25 at $199 for 32GB, $299 for 64GB on AT&T  —  A listing on AT&T's website has Amazon's Fire Phone priced competitively with the Apple iPhone 5S …
Jun 18, 2014, 2:50 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Amazon's Mayday Service On Fire Phone Means It Might Be Able To Sell Its Unique New Features   —  Amazon has brought Mayday to the Fire Phone, it announced today.  The Mayday service offers one-tap access to customer service agents who can talk to phone users via video chat …
Jun 18, 2014, 2:45 PMIn context
Nathan Ingraham / The Verge:
Amazon's Fire Phone uses multiple front-facing cameras to offer dynamic 3D perspective   —  Just as expected, Amazon's just-announced Fire Phone features a unique interface that is quite a bit different than what you'll see on pretty much any other smartphone on the market.
Jun 18, 2014, 2:30 PMIn context
Robert Sorokanich / Gizmodo:
FireFly: Amazon's Fire Phone Can Identify Almost Anything   —  Amazon's new Fire Phone had to be about getting people to buy stuff from Amazon, right?  Of course.  Enter Firefly, which turns the Fire Phone into a sort of universal object scanner that'll recognize books, DVDs, or jars of Nutella, and help you buy them—from Amazon.
Jun 18, 2014, 2:20 PMIn context
Bryan Bishop / The Verge:
Amazon offering unlimited photo storage for Fire Phone owners   —  Amazon just announced its long-awaited Fire Phone, and the company is taking a shot directly at one of Apple's perceived weaknesses by offering free unlimited photo storage on Amazon Cloud Drive.
Jun 18, 2014, 2:10 PMIn context
Nick Summers / The Next Web:
Fire Phone: 4.7" display with Gorilla Glass, rubberized frame, quad-core 2.2 GHz processor, 2GB RAM, 13MP camera with OIS, dedicated camera and Firefly buttons   —  Amazon's first smartphone is finally here: Meet the Fire Phone, priced at $199 (32GB) and $299 (64GB)
Jun 18, 2014, 2:00 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Live from Amazon's ‘amazing’ new device event   —  Amazon has promised something “amazing” and everybody's expecting a phone with a wild 3D interface.  Amazon's event starts Wednesday morning at 10:30PT / 1:30ET.  Don't miss it.  And let's be honest: we're pretty sure we know what we're going to see.
Jun 18, 2014, 1:25 PMIn context

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