Best Amazon Prime Day Deals for 2019

Best Amazon Prime Day Deals for 2019

It’s that time again, folks.  Amazon Prime Day is upon us and you don’t want to miss out on some of the best deals and other great perks that are reserved exclusively for Amazon Prime Members.   Over the years, Amazon Prime has revolutionized online shopping.  Originally Amazon Prime Members signed up for the free shipping, but Amazon has expanded their offerings over time and now you can actually get SAME DAY SHIPPING in select…

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How to Watch Free Live TV on Amazon Firestick

How to Watch Free Live TV on Amazon Firestick

We all know that there are tons of movies and TV series available from various apps you can install on your Fire TV devices.  But getting reliable live TV can be a challenge.  CKayTV, which used to be a great free solution has now started charging folks for a subscription.  It seems that most of the better app developers tend to monetize their apps as soon as they see they have a great app.  Other…

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How to Block Ads on Amazon Fire TV Devices

How to Block Ads on Amazon Fire TV Devices

The best thing about using an Amazon Fire TV device as your streaming media platform is that there are so many official and unofficial apps you can choose from.  Whether you are sideloading apps or using apps from the Amazon App Store, you may have noticed that some of the best apps have ads.  In some cases, the developers have made the ads blend into their interface so that it doesn’t block content.  In other…

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Best Alternative Methods of Controlling Your Fire TV or Firestick

Best Alternative Methods of Controlling Your Fire TV or Firestick

If you have ever had a broken Amazon Fire TV Remote, you know it can sometimes be a pain to get another one. And once you do get one, it can be difficult to install the replacement.  Lucky for you, in this article, I’m going to show you some alternative methods to control your Fire TV device.  I find that some of these methods are superior to using the actual remote in some cases. There…

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Fire TV Remote Not Working – How to Fix, Pair or Replace or Add Additional Remotes

Fire TV Remote Not Working – How to Fix, Pair or Replace or Add Additional Remotes

In this article, I will show you how to fix an unresponsive Amazon Fire TV remote control and also how to pair up a replacement remote if you had to purchase a replacement from Amazon.  I also want to cover a couple of alternative methods of controlling your Amazon Fire TV devices without a remote. As of this writing, the Amazon Fire Stick 4K is the most used streaming device in the world.  One of…

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How to Restart Amazon Fire TV Devices

How to Restart Amazon Fire TV Devices

In this guide, I will show you how to restart your Amazon Fire TV or Fire TV Stick from within the settings menu.  Sometimes you need to reboot to fix a glitch or a frozen app, and you can’t reach the power cable or you just want to do it with the remote.  Luckily it’s simple and I’m going to show you how.   The first thing you need to do is to long-press the…

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How to Install a Web Browser on Amazon Fire TV

How to Install a Web Browser on Amazon Fire TV

The Amazon Fire TV has tons of streaming apps available for any sort of media you can imagine.  But sometimes it would be nice to just browse the web and watch content from your favorite websites.  This tutorial will show you how to easily install a Web browser right on your Amazon Fire TV device to browse whatever you want.   In the past, you had to go through some gyrations to get a Web…

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How to Reset Amazon Fire TV Device to Factory Default

How to Reset Amazon Fire TV Device to Factory Default

Sometimes your Fire TV device can develop problems over time.  This is usually due to one or more Fire TV Apps that get corrupted or your device becomes low on storage.  And if you use your Fire TV device to stream media using any of the apps that I write about here such as Popcorn Time, Morph TV, Titanium TV or Stremio, it’s a good idea to do a reset periodically because some of these…

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How to Install Stremio on Android Devices

How to Install Stremio on Android Devices

Stremio is undoubtedly one of the hottest streaming apps for Amazon Fire TV devices.  Practically EVERY movie and TV show is available, and most of the content is available in Spanish as well.  But, what many people don’t realize is that they can also install Stremio on a phone or tablet for a completely portable streaming solution. There are also other advantages to using Stremio on your portable device.  One of my favorite features is…

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How to Install the KodiAmerica.com Jailbreak App Vault on Android

How to Install the KodiAmerica.com Jailbreak App Vault on Android

If you have been following my articles and videos, you know that I always recommend installing apps from my Jailbreak App Vault.  I work hard to make sure the apps are updated regularly so that you don’t have to go hunt down the latest versions.  In my article How to Install the Kodiamerica.com Jailbreak App Vault, I show you how to install the App Vault on your Amazon Fire TV device.  But you can use the…

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How to Install IPVanish VPN Service on Amazon Fire TV Devices

How to Install IPVanish VPN Service on Amazon Fire TV Devices

I have written articles in the past about IPVanish VPN Service and how to install it.  I wanted to offer an updated article in honor of Data Privacy Day.  Not only is this an important day to take stock of your own data privacy and the privacy of your business, but also to make others aware of the risks of using the Internet and steps you can take to protect yourself. Learn more about a…

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How to Install Morph TV – The Morpheus TV Replacement

How to Install Morph TV – The Morpheus TV Replacement

Morpheus TV has been a mainstay of streaming video for quite some time.  Many of the folks I do installs for have told me they prefer Morpheus TV over other top streaming apps such as Stremio and Popcorn Time.  I agree that Morpheus had tons of great content sources so you could get the highest quality streams available.  The only thing I didn’t like about Morpheus is that the interface can be a bit clunky…

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Give the Gift of Streaming TV with Amazon’s Fire TV Devices

Give the Gift of Streaming TV with Amazon’s Fire TV Devices

Everyone will be gifting and receiving Amazon products this year more than ever.  Amazon Fire TV devices such as the Fire TV, Fire TV Stick, and Fire TV Cube will be at the top of the list.  Fire TV devices will be under every tree and the Fire TV Stick makes the perfect stocking stuffer.  But is it perfect?  Even though you have gifted or received any of these awesome streaming TV devices, you still…

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How to Install SilentGhost HD – Fast Links – No Buffering

How to Install SilentGhost HD – Fast Links – No Buffering

I review a ton of different streaming apps for your jailbroken Fire TV device.  Every once in a while I run across something that stands out from the rest of the pack.  SilentGhost HD is one of those unique applications that struck me as being worthy of a deeper look.  While it is not as feature-rich as some of the more mature apps out there, SilentGhost HD is super responsive and the streams don’t seem…

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How to Install Wonderbox.tv Media Centre Updated – Kodi V18.0 Leia RC1 for Fire TV Devices

How to  Install Wonderbox.tv Media Centre Updated – Kodi V18.0 Leia RC1 for Fire TV Devices

I have written a few articles in the past that show the progress being made in the development of Kodi V18.0. Kodi V17.6 is currently the latest release version available.  Millions of people are using Kodi on their jailbroken Fire TV, Fire TV Stick, and many other devices.  You have always been able to download and install the development versions as well, but often these are not fully functional releases. So far development has progressed…

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How to Install Gears TV on Amazon Fire TV – Updated for 2018

How to Install Gears TV on Amazon Fire TV – Updated for 2018

Gears TV is a wildly popular IPTV service for the Amazon Fire TV or Fire Stick that delivers hundreds of live cable TV channels.  In my opinion, Mobdro is a much better solution if you don’t want to pay a monthly subscription.  But for sports, Gears TV is essential.  Gears TV offers all the sports channels in HD as well as all the major sports packages such as MLB Extra Innings, NHL Center Ice, NBA…

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How to Install Pluto TV – No-Cost IPTV Alternative

How to Install Pluto TV – No-Cost IPTV Alternative

There are many IPTV services to choose from these days.  If you have a jailbroken Fire TV device, there are some that are designed especially for use with Fire TVs and Fire TV Sticks. There are also a lot of great free IPTV type apps out there.  Gears TV, Radiosity and the like charge a fee for their services, but provide high-quality streams in HD as well as all the major sports packages such as…

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How to Install Titanium TV – The New Terrarium TV

How to Install Titanium TV – The New Terrarium TV

I don’t think anyone will dispute that Terrarium TV was the hottest streaming media application for your jailbroken Fire TV or Fire Stick.  I personally used it as my main source of media, even while testing a lot of other great streaming apps out there.  I always liked the interface as it seemed easy to use and learn, which is important because I installed Terrarium TV for a lot of people, and it saved me…

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How to Install Leanback Launcher on Amazon Fire TV Devices

How to Install Leanback Launcher on Amazon Fire TV Devices

The default launcher for Amazon Fire TV devices is designed to present Amazon’s services and offerings first and foremost. Obviously, it is their device, so they can do that. But many people I know, including myself, like to use their Amazon Fire TV as a platform for other streaming services. In my case, I live in another country where Amazon Prime Video is geo-restricted. I know I could get a VPN to get around the…

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How to Install Terrarium TV October 2018 Fix

How to Install Terrarium TV October 2018 Fix

It has been a roller coaster ride with Terrarium TV these days.  It’s up and then it’s down then it’s back up again.  I am trying my best to keep ahead of the curve on this app because it is hands-down the best streaming app out there.  If you have been using Terrarium TV in the past, and are tired of messing with it, I recommend installing Stremio.  Stremio is a slick app that offers…

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Protecting Your Privacy On-Line

Protecting Your Privacy On-Line

Protecting Your Privacy On-Line I wanted to write a little about the necessity of having a VPN.  I always recommend using a VPN whenever you are connected to the Internet.  This is especially true if you have a jailbroken Amazon Fire TV device,  Android Box, PC or Mac computer that you are using as a streaming media device. I normally stress the importance of a VPN as a matter of privacy, but today I want…

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How to Install Kodi and Stremio on Amazon Fire TV Devices

How to Install Kodi and Stremio on Amazon Fire TV Devices

Jailbreaking your Amazon Fire TV device has gotten easier over time as more and more methods are created to do so.  The most common method in the past has been to use the Downloader App for Amazon Fire TV.    This app has been instrumental in helping millions of people jailbreak their Amazon Fire TV devices.  But I would like to show you the fastest and easiest way to get up and running quickly. With…

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Watch FIFA World Cup Soccer in 4K on BBC iPlayer with a VPN

Watch FIFA World Cup Soccer in 4K on BBC iPlayer with a VPN

Watch FIFA World Cup Soccer in 4K on BBC iPlayer with a VPN There are a few good places to watch Live FIFA World Cup Soccer 2018.  I already wrote an article to show you how to use Mobdro to watch it on your Fire TV or Fire Stick.  Watch FIFA World Cup Soccer 2018 LIVE for FREE on Fire TV Devices.  But if you want the ultimate in high-definition football action, then the BBC is…

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Best VPN Services for Streaming Kodi, Terrarium TV, Popcorn Time and More

Best VPN Services for Streaming Kodi, Terrarium TV, Popcorn Time and More

Best VPN Services for Streaming Kodi, Terrarium TV, Popcorn Time and More There are lots of options to choose from these days when it comes to streaming media on your jailbroken Amazon Fire TV or Fire Stick.  Most people are familiar with Kodi, and when they think of free movies and tv series, they usually mention Kodi with add-ons such as Exodus, Placenta, Covenant or Neptune Rising.  But there are some great alternatives that some people…

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How to Install Popcorn Time on Fire TV Devices

How to Install Popcorn Time on Fire TV Devices

How to Install Popcorn Time on Fire TV Devices Popcorn Time is a stand-alone application that is available for Android, Windows, iOS, Mac, and Linux operating systems.  It has been around for a while but hasn’t been quite compatible with the Amazon Fire TV devices.  But we have found that the latest version is a lot more friendly to use on the Fire TV than it used to be.  So, this prompted us to create…

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How to Install Morpheus TV on Fire TV Devices

How to Install Morpheus TV on Fire TV Devices

How to Install Morpheus TV on Fire TV Devices Morpheus TV is a stand-alone app for Android that is designed to stream movies and TV shows.  Morpheus TV has a lot of great features and a nice, simple interface.  When installed on your fire stick along with the other apps we recommend in our article Ultimate Fire Stick Streaming Setup 2018.  In that article, we show you how to install a few very powerful applications on…

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How to Install the Downloader app on Fire TV Devices

How to Install the Downloader app on Fire TV Devices

How to Install the Downloader app on Fire TV Devices UPDATE:  All of the greatest apps are now available for download and installation from the KodiAmerica.com Jailbreak App Vault. For help installing, read this article. How to Install the Kodiamerica.com Jailbreak App Vault. The App Vault makes it easy to install all of the apps mentioned on my site.   Type in a text search or use Voice Search to find the Downloader App in…

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How to Install Terrarium TV (ad-free) on Fire Stick

How to Install Terrarium TV (ad-free) on Fire Stick

How to Install Terrarium TV (ad-free) on Fire Stick UPDATED:  Terrarium TV is now defunct.  If you want the same great functionality of Terrarium TV, just follow my tutorial How to Install Titanium TV – The New Terrarium TV Thank you for reading, and happy streaming! We wanted to shift gears a little bit and start talking about some other streaming software that we believe should be on every streaming media device.  Terrarium TV is undoubtedly…

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Ultimate Fire Stick Streaming Setup 2018

Ultimate Fire Stick Streaming Setup 2018

Ultimate Fire Stick Streaming Setup 2018 Kodi is undoubtedly the most popular and well-known application for streaming media.  Some people refer to installing Kodi on a Fire TV as jailbreaking.  While it is not currently possible to truly jailbreak the Amazon Fire TV Stick or Fire TV, you can certainly install Kodi without jailbreaking per se.  Millions of people use Kodi for every type of media. Due to the sheer number of add-ons that are…

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How to Watch the NBA Playoffs 2018 on Kodi

How to Watch the NBA Playoffs 2018 on Kodi

How to Watch the NBA Playoffs 2018 on Kodi The 2018 NBA Playoffs kick off this weekend with a series of first-round matchups. 16 teams are competing for the Larry O’Brien Trophy. But only the best teams will emerge in these best-of-seven showdowns.  Using Kodi to watch the NBA Playoffs is easy.  Most Kodi users already have add-ons installed that will allow them to watch this tournament live. The Golden State Warriors are the favorites to…

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Troubleshooting Common Issues with Kodi

Troubleshooting Common Issues with Kodi

Troubleshooting Common Issues with Kodi Kodi is a powerful tool for consuming streaming digital content.  The developers put in a lot of work to make Kodi stable and reliable.  But no matter how well written the software, there are always going to be small issues. There are so many different operating systems and devices that might run Kodi, that there is no way the developers can test every configuration.  These issues can be caused by…

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What is Kodi?

What is Kodi?

What is Kodi? In a Nut Shell Kodi is used by millions of people all over the world to enjoy streaming content of all sorts.  Many people buy Android boxes or Fire Sticks with the express intent of installing Kodi.  But there are many people that are still on the fence about cutting their cable or streaming free movies and TV shows.  Many of those just don’t understand what Kodi is or how it can…

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How to Watch Deadpool 2 on Kodi

How to Watch Deadpool 2 on Kodi

How to Watch Deadpool 2 on Kodi Marvel is really hitting it out of the park these days.  With the release of Black Panther, they have really proven that there is, and has been, a solid market for superhero films.  Black Panther is the 10th highest grossing film of all time.  That is saying a lot.  We already showed you How to Watch Black Panther on Kodi.  But, in this article, we want to talk…

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How to Watch Kodi on Roku

How to Watch Kodi on Roku

  What is Kodi? Kodi is the most popular media center software in the world.  It is 100% legal and open source.  Anyone can write a Kodi Add-On or modify the Kodi software to meet their own needs.  This makes it a VERY versatile platform for streaming all kinds of digital media.  There are add-ons that let you watch live television in the form of IPTV.  There are other add-ons, such as Placenta that allow…

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How to Watch Real Madrid Soccer on Kodi

How to Watch Real Madrid Soccer on Kodi

Real Madrid is a team with an enormous fan base.  It is considered to be the most widely supported team on the planet.  Real Madrid is also a winning team. In domestic football, Real Madrid has won 64 trophies; a record 33 La Liga titles, 19 Copa del Rey, 10 Supercopa de España, 1 Copa Eva Duarte, and 1 Copa de la Liga. In European and world competitions, Real Madrid has earned a record 24 trophies; a record 12 UEFA Champions League titles, 2 UEFA Cups and…

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Net Neutrality Repeal – A VPN is Essential for Privacy

Net Neutrality Repeal – A VPN is Essential for Privacy

I wanted to write about something that we hear about a lot on the news, but, perhaps, is not well understood by the general public.  Net Neutrality. Net neutrality is the principle that says that governments should mandate that Internet Service Providers treat all data on the Internet the same.  They should not discriminate or charge different prices based on user, content, website, platform, application, type of attached equipment, or method of communication. For instance, under these principles, Internet Service Providers are unable…

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How to Watch Black Panther on Kodi

How to Watch Black Panther on Kodi

One of the hottest movies of the year, Marvel Studios Black Panther appears to be a huge hit.  We hope you go to the movie theater to see it on the big screen.  In fact, we encourage that you go to the theater so that those guys get paid.  That being said, we know there are a lot of people that won’t go to the theater.  For those that want to stream Black Panther online…

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How to Watch XXX Content on Kodi

How to Watch XXX Content on Kodi

There are a variety of ways to enjoy free XXX Video content on Kodi.  Some of the first Kodi Add-Ons that were created were for viewing Adult Video Content.  Obviously this is a popular subject, and we wanted to show you how to use one of the best Kodi XXX Add-Ons so you can enjoy it, too. In this tutorial, we will show you how to use Video Devil.  This XXX Kodi Add-On has been…

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How to Check your Internet Speed on Fire TV or Fire Stick

How to Check your Internet Speed on Fire TV or Fire Stick

 Install FireDL from the Amazon Store From FireDL, download Mouse Toggle by using the 300008 shortcode Run Mouse Toggle and configure it Install Downloader and Aptoide TV from the Amazon Store Aptoide TV is an alternative play store.  It’s good to have! Install SpeedTest.net using Aptoide TV Open SpeedTest.net application To activate the mouse pointer, double-click the Play button on the remote control Use the mouse pointer to click the Begin Test button Now that…

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Top Kodi Add-Ons for 2018

Top Kodi Add-Ons for 2018

Kodi doesn’t have much functionality out of the box.  But, it’s a great platform for installing all sorts of add-ons that can unlock the full potential of Kodi.  There are apps for on-demand movies and TV programs, live TV, sports and other online streaming content.  We wanted to put a list together of our favorite apps.  Keep in mind that the repositories for these apps sometimes come and go.  If you want to install most…

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How to Install RealDebrid in Kodi

How to Install RealDebrid in Kodi

In this tutorial we will show you how to install the most popular unlimited downloader available.  With an unlimited downloader, you aren’t limited by slow download speeds from web streaming services.  Download or stream at the full capacity of your Internet connection. Open Kodi and click the Settings button. System settings Click on Basic at the bottom of the left menu. Keep clicking on Basic until it says Advanced Click Add-ons Click on Manage Dependencies Click URL Resolver Click Configure Click Universal…

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How to Reduce Buffering on Kodi

How to Reduce Buffering on Kodi

In this article we will show you various methods to reduce or eliminate buffering in Kodi. I think every user has experienced buffering in Kodi.  Kodi tries it’s best to overcome slowdowns in your Internet connection by buffering.  And, really, buffering is your friend.  Think of it as a shock absorber in your car.  The shock absorber is a buffer.  When you are driving and hit a bump, the shock absorber buffers the movement of…

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What is a VPN? Why do I need it?

What is a VPN?  Why do I need it?

A VPN or Virtual Private Network is a means of encrypting your Internet traffic before sending it out, and decrypting it again on the other end. Preventing anyone in the middle from being able to see what that traffic consists of. Think of it as a pipe inside a pipe. The ISP owns the outside pipe. They can see what is running through that pipe. But you own the inside pipe. So, all the ISP…

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How To Install IPVanish VPN on Fire Stick or Fire TV

How To Install IPVanish VPN on Fire Stick or Fire TV

*** THE IPVANISH APP WILL NOT WORK ON THE FIRST GENERATION FIRE STICK. YOU MUST HAVE THE SECOND GENERATION WITH THE ALEXA VOICE REMOTE *** The following is required for IPVanish VPN to work with the Amazon Fire TV or Amazon Fire Stick: A secure IPVanish VPN connection (Don’t have one? Sign up here for a special 57% discount!) An internet connection Amazon Fire TV or Amazon 2nd Generation Fire Stick with Alexa Voice Remote IPVanish Amazon Application Install 1….

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