Starting today, Amazon
is running a limited-time promotion where first-time buyers of its Android Appstore will receive a $5 credit following download of any application, including free ones. The promotion requires users to download the Amazon Appstore app, and download any app or game from the appstore. The credit may take up to an hour, and Kindle Fire users are not eligible for the credit. The promotion runs from December 24 to December 28.
Additionally, the company is running a pair of "App of the Day" bundles, giving users a large selection of apps and games for free. Available on December 25 are My Alarm Clock, Handrite Notes Notepad Pro, Stellarium Mobile Sky Map, Relax Melodies Premium: A White Noise Ambience For Sleep, Meditation & Yoga, SPC Music Sketchpad 2, PrinterShare Mobile Print, and Moon Phase Pro.
December 26 will see the one-day free release of Daily Ab Workout, The Lost City, Voxel Invaders, Chimpact, Osmos HD, Fraction Calculator Plus, Ultimate Hangman HD, From Cheese, and Business Calendar. All free downloads must be completed through the Amazon Appstore for Android.