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Old 11-17-2011, 10:30 PM
Craig Horlacher
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Default Install Android Market on Your Kindle Fire

<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://www.engadget.com/2011/11/17/amazon-releases-kindle-fire-source-code-devs-figure-out-how-to/' target='_blank'>http://www.engadget.com/2011/11/17/...ure-out-how-to/</a><br /><br /></div><p>"Homebrewers, of course, will first have to root the device before tweaking with the Fire's Gingerbread-based build, but fortunately for them, there's already a guide for that. Once that's taken care of, you can also load the Android Market and a slate of other Google apps, using a handy how-to guide published on xda Forums."</p><p><img src="http://images.thoughtsmedia.com/resizer/thumbs/size/600/adt/auto/1321551308.usr309.jpg" style="border: 1px solid #d2d2bb;" /></p><p>Amazon released the source code for the Kindle Fire.&nbsp; That means we'll probably start to see all kinds of custom ROM's or other modifications coming out for it soon.&nbsp; One of the first things they did was figure out how to install the Android Market!&nbsp; <a href="http://www.netbooknews.com/39613/how-to-get-android-marketplace-on-your-kindle-fire/?utm_source=feedburner&amp;utm_medium=feed&amp;utm_campaign=Feed:+netbooknews/nbn+(Netbook+News)" target="_blank">They made a nice how-to</a> in case you want to give it a try.&nbsp; The first step is rooting it but if that doesn't scare you go for it!</p><p>How do you like your Kindle Fire?&nbsp; Have you rooted it?</p>
 
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