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Target Neutralized: Amazon Beats Tablet Makers At Their Own Game

3 years agoTechnology : TechCrunch

With the announcement that the Kindle Fire has grabbed 54.4% of the Android Tablet market, it's clear to see that Amazon's Trojan Horse strategy paid off. As I wrote back in December, the Fire is Amazon's way of making all of their offerings "real." Movies, books, and games were Amazon's core competency back when all of that stuff was on disks and on paper and that core competency is repurposed now for the Information Age.
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Amazon Takes Its Two Kindle Fire HD Models Global, Now In 170 Countries

Technology : TechCrunch (2 years ago)

Amazon today took one more step in its strategy scale up its Kindle Fire tablet business. The company announced that it will now sell the two higher-end versions of the device, the Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire HD 8.9", globally: p... Read Post

Amazon Soars as Kindle Fire Grabs Market Share

Technology : Technology from Newser (3 years ago)

Selling Kindle Fires turns out to have been a very profitable way for Amazon to lose money. The no-frills tablet computer—which sells for slightly less than it costs to make —has now captured more than half of the Android tablet mar... Read Post

Why Amazon Kindle Fire HD will burn Google's Android tablet strategy

Technology : Tech Broiler (2 years ago)

Like the Pillar of Fire in the Old Testament, Amazon drops its own Finger of God on Google and its Android tablet OEMs during Passover in the form of a reduced-price Kindle Fire HD. Read Post

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