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Price Watch: E-Books on the Rise

With the emergence of Apple’s iPad, Amazon has taken another look at their pricing structure for their own device, the Kindle. Amazon was paying $12 to $13 per digital book and selling it at the $9.99 price point. They were obviously looking to capture most of the e-book device market share but we could not [...]
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Kindle Books Outselling Hardcover Books. “Tipping Point” Reached, Amazon Says

Technology : TechCrunch (4 years ago)

Amazon's Kindle eReader has long been a great device. Unfortunately, for much of its life, it has been far too expensive. And now with Apple's iPad out there, it seems a bit too, well, monochrome. But Amazon did a smart thing recent... Read Post

Amazon Kindle Fire Priced At $199, Sharply Below Apple iPad

Technology : The Tech Trade (3 years ago), is pricing the new Kindle Fire tablet at $199, dramatically undercutting the Apple iPad, which starts at $499, Bloomberg reports. The low price point is finding an enthusiastic audience on the Street, where AMZN shares a... Read Post

Apple is reportedly considering charging $400 for its wearable device

Technology : The Next Web Blog (1 hour ago)

A report by Recode today claims that Apple executives have discussed pricing its wearable device at $400, but haven’t finalized it yet, and may not set the price before Apple’s September event. Samsung’s Galaxy Gear 2 watch retails ... Read Post

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