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Amazon Offers Early Black Friday Deals with Fall Blowout Sale

Popular online shopping portal, Amazon has launched its 2010 Fall Blowout Sale with huge discounts on video games and accessories.

With low prices and great deals, one will think this is an early Black Friday ad from Amazon and a preview of the things that could come by the holiday season.

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Amazon Kindle Promo Now $189, DX Down To $379

Amazon has announced that a new version of its Kindle DX large screen e-reader will now be sold at a lower price of $379, down from $489.

The new version, which now has a graphite enclosure, will start shipping on July 7. Amazon says the improved screen offers 50 percent better contrast than the old one.

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Amazon Releases Kindle App For Android

Amazon has launched its free Kindle app for Android phones. This fills another demand in the online retailer’s list of supported devices for the digital-book reading software.

The Kindle App for Android supports devices with Android version 1.6 or greater and joins the other list of Kindle apps for Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch; Research in Motion’s BlackBerry, the PC and the Mac.

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