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Re: Amazon tablet 'will launch in October'

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____/ Goblin on Friday 15 Jul 2011 08:22 : \____

> This has got to be good news for Microsoft who come October will have
> another revenue stream to tap into when they threaten Amazon with legal
> action.
> http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/amazon/8638461/Amazon-tablet-will-launch-in-October.html
> "The company, which already has its own Android app store and sells
> digital music and movies, has already seen significant success with its
> Kindle ereader. A tablet, likely to be based on Googleâs Android
> operating system, is thought by many commentators to be one of a very
> few that could seriously challenge Appleâs iPad."

You beat me to it. :-)

Avoid anything "Linux" from Amazon. The company is just servicing the
Washington neighbours from Redmond.

Nook is free and its maker is actively fighting Microsoft, even 'leaking'
evidence to show what a thug Microsoft is (and regulators should take notes).

Kindle seems to be the only e-Reader Microsoft extracts money from (and 
the thing about those readers is, they are running Linux almost every

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