is anybody here trying out Amazon Fire?

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  1. Diogenes1

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    I am curious about it . . . I want to drop out of comcast.
     
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    Watch ESPN doesn't work for DirectTV subscribers :tears:
     
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    Kanye West Yeezus!

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    no i already have chromecast
     
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    I'm using apple TV which has some drawbacks. Will look into this. If you can stream movies from your own network, it might be worth switching since the apple doesn't have amazon prime streaming.
     
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    voice control :yes:
     
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    I have an Apple TV i like it for what I need...I'm not ditching cable yet because of live sports.
     
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    where is the Roku 3 love ??
     
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    [video=youtube;HHoNQrxG_8M]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HHoNQrxG_8M[/video] Dude's weird :worried:
     
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    pretty much the only reason I pay $90 a month for dish network is to get all Giants and Raiders games

    I would probably just watch the games on my iPad, but I'm too close to San Francisco to watch on the MLB TV app

    fuck me
     
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    Interesting

    I loathe Comcast but I need high speed Internets
     
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    talking > typing
     
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    I watch zero sports... I dont know what would suit me. I can get anything i need with a basic internet connection.
     
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    Psyche Freethinker

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    I'm sold.
     
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    looks like good stuff

    amazon will be controlling the world!
     
  17. Scott

    Scott Masshole Staff Member

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    I think my kindle hooked up to my TV with an HDMI cable can do all the same things.