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Amazon reveals grand plan, but what's Facebook doing?

Friday 30 September 2011 | 12:05 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Background
Amazon has presented its new tablet, the Kindle Fire. While this means competition for the iPad, it will be the smaller e-reader and tablet makers, especially those using the Android OS, that will likely feel the heat more. The first reactions to the Kindle Fire are positive, and the device will sell for a low price. In this article, we look at the consequences for another market: online video. There is a great deal taking place there in recent weeks, at least in the US.

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