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Submission + - Amazon Kindle Fire surfaces. (

MrCrassic writes: "It looks like another competitor has joined the fight for tablet market share. Amazon released specs and pics of its newest offering, the Kindle Fire, which is bound to turn heads at $199. However, I wouldn't sell your Nook Color or iPad just yet.
From the article:

The Kindle Fire doesn’t have an embedded camera or a microphone. The device offers Wi-Fi connectivity, though not 3G access, and comes with a 30-day free trial of Amazon Prime, the company’s $79-a-year membership service that includes streaming video and free two-day shipping.


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Amazon Kindle Fire surfaces.

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Marvelous! The super-user's going to boot me! What a finely tuned response to the situation!