TITLE

(New Device Name Here): The (Old Device Name Here) Killer?

PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;Feb2010, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the issues concerning the Kindle device from Amazon.com Inc. According to Simba Information Inc. representative, owners of this device are happy with the product, wherein 9% of the group receive already their second device. Moreover, Amazon may still prosper in the electronic-book market that Apple Inc.
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58624426

 

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