US Ambassador Sworn In On A Kindle

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Paper’s just so old school

How to hack your new Kindle with LEGOs [VIDEO]

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

University professor creates device to bypass digital security

Amazon says 2011 'best holiday ever' for Kindle - AP

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Kindle Fire is expected to be one of the first true competitors to Apple’s iPad

Research firm: Amazon tablet costs $201.70 to make - AP

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The most expensive part of the Kindle Fire is the 7-inch color touch screen, which costs $87

Used bookstores well positioned to benefit from e-book apocalypse - Business Insider

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The corner bookstore is supposed to go extinct once Amazon takes over the world

Amazon Kindle Fire Smolders A Few Necessities - CNET

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CNET Editors review of Amazon Kindle Fire finds tablet lacking on a few details.

Concerns about Amazon's potential Palm buy - Geekwire

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Concerns about Amazon’s potential Palm buy | A report by VentureBeat overnight quotes an anonymous source saying that Amazon.com is ‘in serious negotiations’ to buy Palm from HP

Amazon releases Kindle Fire tablet - Engadget

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Will sell for $199

Amazon to sell cheaper Kindle with on-screen ads - AP

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Amazon.com Inc. is dropping the price on its Kindle e-reader, but the change comes with a trade-off: On-screen ads

Study: iPad and Kindle can co-exist - TIME

| Laura Donovan

There’s no need for iPad and Kindle manufacturers to hate on each other: A study says the two can co-exist just fine

Kindle3 best selling product in Amazon.com history, eclipses last Harry Potter book sales - NYDN

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The new Kindle3 is Amazon’s best selling product of all time, beating out the final Harry Potter installment

Outrage: Amazon sells book offering advice to pedophiles - AP

| Pat McMahon

Public anger, generated on the Internet, could lead to a boycott of the retailer

Kindle cost cut to $139 as price war begins - NYT

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New Kindle is smaller and lighter, with higher contrast screens and crisper text

Barnes & Noble and Amazon wage e-reader price war - PC World

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Barnes & Noble and Amazon have both significantly cut the prices of their e-readers

E-books threaten book retailing - WSJ

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Booksellers giving floor space to displaying non-books

Ask Matt Labash: Vol. V

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I mean, for the love of Ernie Pyle, look at me. I’m at the top of the journalism heap. I’m answering questions for 20 percent of nothing on a startup Web site for readers with no last names!

Free Kindle app for BlackBerry users - THE WASHINGTON POST

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Called “Kindle for Blackberry”, the free application allows customers using BlackBerry devices on AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon, and other U.S. carriers easy wireless access to Kindle books

Digital Society: Preserving the open and competitive bandwidth market

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Something unfortunate happened in the search for Net Neutrality and an “open Internet”. We have essentially been asked to suspend economic reason and accept the premise that the commodity of Internet server bandwidth is not a free market but a low-cost fixed rate service.