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10 Tips for Using Your Kindle Paperwhite

Here are a few tips and tricks to help you get the most out of your Kindle Paperwhite. These tips come straight to you from those who know, Kindle Paperwhite users. [more…]

Kindle Paperwhite for College Students

College textbooks are available for Kindle in several disciplines, such as accounting, art history, economics, mathematics, nursing, philosophy, and science. Texts are being added daily — check frequently [more…]

Kindle Paperwhite: Amazon Subscriptions for Kids

Keep reading fun for your child by encouraging a variety of books — nothing kills a burgeoning love of reading faster than getting stuck with a stack of boring books! At that same time, you want to protect [more…]

What You Can Do with Fire Quick Settings

Use your Fire tablet’s Quick Settings to set up the most commonly used functionality for your device. To open the Quick Settings listed in the following table, swipe downward from the top of the Fire screen [more…]

Major Changes in the 8.9-Inch Fire HDX Tablet

The 8.9-inch Fire HDX tablet is the largest and most feature-rich version of the Fire tablets introduced in 2014. The announced features, including Firefly and Family Library, are explained here. The following [more…]

Fire Tablets For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Amazon’s Fire tablets give you access to all kinds of media, from music and videos to books and colorful magazines. The tablets allow you to browse the Internet, connect to your Facebook and Twitter accounts [more…]

7 Ways to Stay Safer Online

How you can keep your personal information safe online? Increase your online security when you’re browsing the web, downloading apps, and posting content, by following these guidelines: [more…]

Objects You Can Insert in WPS Office Word Documents

By using the Insert menu, you can add a variety of items in your WPS Office documents: Insert charts and graphs in spreadsheet files, and insert pictures, charts, and new slides in presentation files. [more…]

10 Great Apps for Kids

Finding apps for kids is easy at Amazon. It offers apps suitable for the very young through teens. Note that you can make many games for younger children available through FreeTime, but here are a few [more…]

Get Help with Mayday on Your Fire Tablet

The hottest help feature in your Fire tablet is Mayday, which provides a live support person who can walk you through a solution to your problem, take control of your screen and make changes or settings [more…]

11 Great Apps for Your FireTablet

Your Fire tablet has functionality built in for consuming books, periodicals, music, and video, as well as a contact management and calendar app, web browser, calendar, clock, and email client. However [more…]

10 Great Tips for Your Fire Tablet

Here are tips and tricks that allow you to fine-tune Fire settings, keep your data safer, find apps beyond the Amazon Appstore, explore the Clock app’s simple features, control data storage, and more. [more…]

The 4 Fire Tablet Models

In 2014, Amazon introduced four Fire tablet models that offer slightly different features and pricing, including a Fire HD Kids edition, which comes in a 6-inch or 7-inch display. [more…]

What’s New in the Latest Fire Tablets

Every Fire tablet has all the things most people want from a tablet packed into an easy-to-hold package: email, web browsing, players for video and music content, built-in calendar and contacts apps, an [more…]

Storage on Earth and in the Cloud for Your Fire Tablet

Fire tablet offers 8GB of storage in its 6- and 7-inch models, and 16GB, 32GB, or 64GB in the 8.9-inch models. Any storage amount will probably work just fine for you because when you own a Fire tablet [more…]

The Preinstalled Functionality of Fire Tablets

Your Fire tablet is generally easy to use, with a simple, Android-based touchscreen interface. Its primary focus is on consuming media — and consuming media is what Amazon is all about. Fire tablet also [more…]

Content Libraries on Your Fire Tablet

The Fire tablet is meant to be a device you use to consume media, meaning that you can use it to play/read all kinds of music, movies, TV shows, podcasts, ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, and newspapers. [more…]

Browsing on Your Fire Tablet with Amazon Silk

Silk is the Internet browser for Fire tablets. Silk is simple to use, but the real benefits of Amazon Silk are all about browsing performance. [more…]

Color on the Fire Tablet Display

The display on Fire tablets offers a high-resolution screen that makes for very crisp colors when you’re watching that hit movie or reading a colorful magazine. The 8.9-inch model offers the highest resolution [more…]

How to Turn Your Fire Tablet On and Off

After you get the Fire tablet out of its packaging, it’s time to turn it on. The 8.9-inch Fire tablet sports a Power button on the back near the top when you hold it in portrait orientation. On the back [more…]

The Fire Tablet's Touchscreen

Before you work through the setup screens for your Fire tablet, it will help if you to get to know the basics of navigating the touchscreen — especially if you’ve never used a touchscreen before: [more…]

How to Set Up Your Fire Tablet

When you turn the Fire tablet on for the first time, you see a series of screens that help you set up and register the device. Don’t worry: There aren’t many questions, and you know all the answers. [more…]

How to Access the Fire Tablet Libraries

Fire tablet libraries are where you access downloaded content, as well as content stored by Amazon in the Cloud. Libraries (with the exception of the Docs and Photos libraries) also offer shopping options [more…]

The Fire Tablet Carousel

The Fire tablet Carousel may not bring the same thrill as riding a carousel at the fair as kids, but it does have its charms as you swipe through it to see a revolving display of recently used books, audiobooks [more…]

How to Use Favorites on Your Fire Tablet

When you’re on a roll using your Fire tablet to access all kinds of content, the Carousel, which contains recently viewed content or apps, can get a bit crowded. You may have to swipe five or six times [more…]

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