Amazon Fire smartphone gives users access to more TV

Amazon fire phoneAmazon expects its new Fire smartphone will change the way people shop as well as read books, listen to music and watch video programming. Among other things, the new smartphone will let users tile the phone to scroll through information or get more details hidden in apps. The device also has a second-screen app that will enable users to fling TV shows and movies from their Fire phone to their Fire TV, PlayStation or other Miracast-enabled device. FierceWireless has full coverage here.

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