Amazon Introduces $139 Kindle With Wi-fi As It Competes With Apple's Ipad

msnbc.comAmazon Introduces $139 Kindle With Wi-Fi as It Competes With Apple's IPadBloombergJeff Bezos, founder and chief executive officer of, speaks during a conference in New York. Photographer: Jonathan Fickies/Bloomberg Inc. Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos cut ...In Price War, New Kindle Sells for $139New York TimesAmazon Stokes Kindle with Brighter Screen, Lighter DesignPC MagazineAmazon unveils new Kindle, starting at $139msnbc.comWall Street Journal -Ars Technica -PC Worldall 360 news articles »

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