Flappy Bird

Flappy Bird Has Returned In the Lamest Way Imaginable

Woooow looks fab. (Amazon)

Perhaps feeling threatened by copycats, everyone’s favorite addicting game, Flappy Bird, has made a triumphant return — well, sort of.

The game, which was pulled from the app store by creator Dong Nguyen in February, has finally re-emerged, the Verge reports. The catch? It’s for some reason only available on Amazon’s Android App Store, and can only be played on a TV hooked up to Amazon’s Fire TV set-top box. Uh, okay. Read More

AmazonZilla

10 Things You Need to Know About Amazon’s New Fire Phone

A new cellular phone. (Screengrab via Amazon)

When we heard the news of the Amazon Fire phone this afternoon, our first thought was, “Oh, good, another black rectangular smartphone made by a way-too-powerful tech giant.”

Then we read the specifics, and, okay, this phone is pretty cool. Not cool enough for us to trade in our iPhones just yet, but it’s tempting, at least. So here are the 10 most important facts we learned about the Fire today: Read More