Now you can pay for Amazon Prime monthly (through Sprint)

Amazon Prime membership normally costs $99 per year, and you normally have to pay for a full year in advance. But now there’s a monthly option… for some people. Sprint has announced that its wireless customers can now pay an extra $10.99 per month on top of their regular phone bill to get access to […]

Deals of the Day (1-15-2016)

Amazon’s Mozart in the Jungle won Golden Globes for best actor and best TV show in the musical or comedy categories last weekend… so Amazon is celebrating this week with a promotion. Normally you need an Amazon Prime membership to stream the TV show, but tonight through Sunday night you can stream it for free. […]

Amazon Prime benefits can only be shared with one other adult now (and four kids)

Amazon Prime is a subscription service that offers free 2-day or faster shipping on millions of items, as well the ability to stream thousands of movies and TV shows over the internet, borrow some Kindle eBooks, and listen to millions of tracks from Amazon Music. If you take advantage of enough of those services, the […]

Amazon sold “hundreds of thousands” of Fire TV Sticks on Prime Day

Amazon held its first “Prime Day” on July 15th, using the company’s 20th anniversary as an excuse for a made-up sales holiday. While plenty of folks were disappointed with the quality of the deals, Amazon is calling its first Prime Day a big success… and promises to do another one in the future. So what […]

eBay’s Amazon Prime-like customer loyalty program coming this year

Amazon Prime subscribers get free 2-day shipping on millions of items, plus a bunch of other perks including access to streaming movies and videos. But the $99 per year subscription fee might be a bit high for some. So Walmart, Newegg, and other retailers have been rolling out their own free shipping plans at lower […]

Lilbits (3-20-2015): Amazon Unlocked could be Prime for Android apps and games

Amazon Prime is a service that lets you pay an annual fee to get free 2-day shipping and access to thousands of streaming movies, TV shows, eBooks, songs, eBooks, and other content. Soon it could also include access to Android apps that would normally cost money. Or maybe Amazon plans to launch a standalone service […]

Deals of the Day (1-24-2015): Amazon Prime for $72

Amazon Prime membership grants subscribers access to free 2-day shipping on many items, access to online streaming of music, movies, and TV shows, and a range of other perks that makes it kind of unlike any other rewards or online media service around. Normally Amazon charges $99 per year for a Prime membership. But today […]