Amazon Fire TV Stick

Amazon launches new Fire Sticks and redesigned Fire TV UX

Amazon has launched a new cut-price Fire Stick and visual overhaul for the Fire TV UX. The company said that it will look to build on its 100 million devices sold globally with a next-generation Fire TV Stick and a cheaper Fire TV Stick Lite. The standard US$39.99 Fire TV Stick remains the same price, […]

Eleven Sports launches on Amazon Fire Sticks and Android TVs

Streaming service Eleven Sports has launched apps for Amazon’s Fire TV Stick and Android TVs in the UK and Ireland. The user interface for each app is optimised for TV and will offer content in HD 1080p resolution. Eleven Sports is already available via Google Chromecast and the company said that apps for Samsung Smart […]

NextUp launches on Amazon Fire TV Stick

UK stand-up comedy subscription video-on-demand service NextUp has launched on the Amazon Fire TV Stick platform. The launch means that the full leist of devices on which NextUp is available includes the web, iOS, Android, Apple TV, Amazon Channels and Amazon Fire TV Stick. NextUp said further launched would come later this year. The service […]

Movistar+ and Dailymotion on Amazon Fire TV Stick

Telefónica’s Movistar+ TV service is now available on the Amazon Fire TV Stick following the integration of the Movistar+ app on the device. Users of Amazon Fire TV Sticks can now view the channels to which they subscribe, and all content that is available on-demand including movies, series, kids shows, documentaries and other programmes. Users […]

Amazon launches Fire TV Stick Basic around the world

Amazon has launched its Fire TV Stick Basic Edition streaming device in 100 new countries and territories. The device, which can output video at up to 1080p HD resolution and 60 frames per second, is now available around the world, including in Canada, France, Italy and Spain. “Last year, we made Amazon Prime Video available […]

New Amazon Fire TV Stick launches in the UK

Amazon has started to ship its new Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote built-in to customers in the UK for the first time. Amazon claims that the new device is 30% faster than the previous version of the Fire TV Stick, and has been redesigned with a quad-core processor and “the fastest Wi-Fi of […]

Ownzones launches on Amazon Fire TV

Ownzones Media Network has signed a deal with Amazon to make its over-the-top Ownzones offering available on the Amazon Fire TV Stick. Ownzones offers films, lifestyle programming and documentaries and also produces original programming targeted at millennials. The latter is focused around how-to tutorials and classes – such as instructional exercise, cooking and dance videos. […]

Amazon Fire TV Stick ‘fastest-selling device in the UK’

Amazon’s Fire TV Stick has become the online retail giant’s “fastest-selling UK device ever” in the week after going on sale, it has announced.  The HDMI TV streaming stick is available now for £35 to customers in the UK, and offers access to services like Amazon Prime Instant Video, Netflix, BBC iPlayer, Sky News, Demand 5, […]