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Old 10-29-2007, 05:23 PM   #1
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kindle will use e-ink?

is there any confirmation that the kindle uses 800x600 e-ink display? Would there be any reason to believe they are trying something else?
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Old 10-29-2007, 05:40 PM   #2
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On page 39 of the manual PDF, it says that the Kindle is using an Eink screen of some kind.
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Old 10-31-2007, 04:54 AM   #3
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One might just as well say that the words on the screen will be written by fairies with magic wands . Does it really make any sense to talk about the details of the hardware of a device that, as far as I can see, there is not the slightest shred of hard evidence has ever existed or ever will exist!
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Old 10-31-2007, 09:56 AM   #4
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Old 10-31-2007, 12:15 PM   #5
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The words on the screen will indeed be written by fairies with magic wands.
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Old 10-31-2007, 01:54 PM   #6
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Really? I had heard gnomes. Shows how out of touch my sources are. You just can't rely on anyone these days.
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Old 10-31-2007, 02:24 PM   #7
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You're both wrong, I have it on very good authority that it will be Pixies, with their magic stix doing the letters. Gnomes and Fairies? Psh, they'd both be way too heavy!
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Old 10-31-2007, 02:30 PM   #8
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They should call it the Amazon Daily Prophet.
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Old 10-31-2007, 02:54 PM   #9
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Who is it that does the annual vaporware awards? We need to make sure the include the Kindle.
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Old 10-31-2007, 03:00 PM   #10
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The Kindle doesn't qualify. Vaporware is when the company announces a product they have yet to develop. Amazon continues to deny the existence of the Kindle.
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Old 10-31-2007, 03:13 PM   #11
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The Kindle doesn't qualify. Vaporware is when the company announces a product they have yet to develop. Amazon continues to deny the existence of the Kindle.
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Old 10-31-2007, 03:40 PM   #12
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Who is it that does the annual vaporware awards? We need to make sure they include the Kindle.
Who gave us that last date? Engadget? That's the kindest way I can think of them...
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Old 10-31-2007, 03:45 PM   #13
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Who gave us that last date? Engadget?
I thought it was the NYTimes....where everything is written by fairies with magic wands.
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I thought it was the NYTimes....where everything is written by fairies with magic wands.
I think I'm going to ... leave that one alone. The potential double meanings are just too much for me.
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