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In reply to an earlier post on Feb 19, 2013 4:59:06 PM PST
Jazzy_Jeff says:
Then get rid of them....

In reply to an earlier post on Feb 19, 2013 4:52:29 PM PST
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In reply to an earlier post on Feb 19, 2013 4:34:51 PM PST
J. Donahue says:
Only if you stare at the sleep screen for hours on end.

Posted on Feb 19, 2013 4:27:26 PM PST
Constant ads are not cool

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 23, 2012 4:19:08 PM PDT
The Engineer says:
Or when we get at least $15 worth of offer benefits out of them. Only $6 left to go, LOL.

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 23, 2012 2:53:36 PM PDT
Last edited by the author on Sep 23, 2012 2:54:43 PM PDT
I don't get the text line for some strange reason. I have used 3 offers already, all based on Amazon digital products :-) And, I was a very high advocate of removing the ads. The special offers had suffered so much on the eInk devices, that I didn't want those same offers on the fire. But, the offers are better on the fire HD.

When they become useless as the eInk offers are, I will opt out.

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 23, 2012 10:41:02 AM PDT
**Meya** says:
The ads on the Fire are VERY non-intrusive. They show on the sleep mode picture, which is rarely seen, and in a text line at the lower left of the Home Screen. They do not show up in books or any other time you are using the device.

You can pay $15 to opt out of the Special Offers if you want to.

Posted on Sep 23, 2012 10:36:56 AM PDT
Jon Badeaux says:
I would consider upgrading from the Fire to the Fire HD based on all the great things I've read. But I just learned that there is advertising on the HD. Those "special offers" don't work for me. Is there a workaround?

Posted on Sep 23, 2012 10:34:48 AM PDT
Do you have a question?

Initial post: Sep 23, 2012 10:32:49 AM PDT
Jon Badeaux says:
Kindle Fire HD 7", Dolby Audio, Dual-Band Wi-Fi, 16 GB
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