Kindle Fire, Kindle Touch, and the $79 Kindle

September 28th, 2011 · by spolanka · No Comments

Big news today from Amazon about the forthcoming release of the new Kindle Fire, a $199 tablet to be available on November 15th.  In addition to the Fire, Amazon also introduced  a touchscreen e-reader called Kindle Touch.  It’s black and white with no keyboard and will cost $99 for wi-fi version.  Finally, they announced the $79 non-touchscreen Kindle.  Plenty of news stories are covering the details.  Here is a sampling:

Amazon Unveils Kindle Fire – WSJ.com
How does Amazon Kindle Fire stack up against competition? – The Washington Post
Kindle Fire – Full Color Kindle with 7″ Multi-Touch Display, Wi-Fi
Amazon renames, discounts current Kindles, plays coy about ten-inch Fire | TeleRead: News and views on e-books, libraries, publishing and related topics
Amazon Unveils New $79 E-Ink Kindle, $99 Kindle Touch | TechCrunch
The Omnivore (Amazon) – BusinessWeek
The Future Of Books: A Dystopian Timeline | TechCrunch
Joe Wikert’s Kindleville Blog: All Kindle, All the Time: The Amazon Formula

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