By any measure, the Amazon Kindle has been a big hit;
analysts estimate the company has sold more than 18 million of the monochromatic e-book readers since its November 2007 debut.
Still, that success pales in contrast to its most colorful competitor:
Apple has sold around 29 million iPads since just April 2010, and may sell 75% of all tablet computers purchased this year.
Today, Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos hopes to change that.
This morning, he introduced four new Kindles, slashing prices to an entry level of just $79. He also debuted a brand new Amazon tablet, the Kindle Fire. It sells for $199, compared with $499 for an iPad.
So, Kindle Fire… what do you get?” 18 million songs, movies, TV… 14.6 ounces, dual core processor, multi-touch 7″ display, free cloud storage, Amazon Silk web broweser, Whispersync…
AND RIGHT HERE, ONE WILL BE GIVEN AWAY. DETAILS TO SOON FOLLOW. IF ANYONE IS INTERESTED.
THE SCIENCE IS SETTLED
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