How Amazon's Fire Phone Compares to Its Toughest Competition

Amazon's long-rumored Fire Phone is finally here, folks! It's got a crazy cool-looking face-tracking 3D display that knows the position of your head at all times and Firefly, a scanner that identifies (and helps you buy) just about anything. But funky features aside, how does The Everything Store's phone stack up to… »6/18/14 3:28pm6/18/14 3:28pm


A Look Inside the Amazon Lab Behind Tomorrow's 3D Smartphone

Tomorrow, Amazon unveils its entry into the smartphone arena , a long-rumored device that supposedly uses eye-tracking tech to create the first 3D smartphone display . BloombergBusinessweek spoke to some of Amazon's mad scientists for the inside story on Lab126, the skunkworks tasked with making the 3D phone a reality. »6/17/14 3:00pm6/17/14 3:00pm

Report: Here's the Face-Tracking Tech Amazon's 3D Smartphone Will Use

At this point, we're damn near certain that Amazon's big June 18 announcement will be its first foray into the (3D?) smartphone market. But now, thanks to a report from TechCrunch, it looks like the four front-mounted IR cameras will be powered by Omron's Okao Vision's face-tracking face-tracking technology. »6/06/14 10:45am6/06/14 10:45am