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Old 09-06-2012, 06:43 AM   #16
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Old 09-06-2012, 06:51 AM   #17
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Seeing that the Kobo has a "mini" just announced, I wonder if Kindle will have a similar thing. All other things being equal, I'd go with Kindle. (Registering the Kindle has never been so easy in my life. Turn it on, log in, done).
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Old 09-06-2012, 08:40 AM   #18
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The new Kobo with 1024x768 display, 1ghz processor, glo & ePub is upping the anti. I don't think Amazon can beat that.
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Old 09-06-2012, 08:43 AM   #19
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Old 09-06-2012, 09:03 AM   #20
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The new Kobo with 1024x768 display, 1ghz processor, glo & ePub is upping the anti. I don't think Amazon can beat that.
Agreed! Maybe they'll reintroduce the keyboard just to stay different.. But given their success in the market, I think it will be *very* similar to the Kobo.
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Old 09-06-2012, 09:35 AM   #21
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What is it now, 3 hours to go?
We need a count down timer on the fron page. Where are the coders when we need them?
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Old 09-06-2012, 09:43 AM   #22
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Has the new commercial been posted?

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Old 09-06-2012, 09:46 AM   #23
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Based on the commercial it looks like the eInk version does have a whiter background. It also looks like the "bigger" Kindle Fire is still well short of a 10" model and has a very small border.
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Old 09-06-2012, 09:46 AM   #24
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What is it now, 3 hours to go?
We need a count down timer on the fron page. Where are the coders when we need them?
4 hours from the time you posted.
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Old 09-06-2012, 09:53 AM   #25
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Old 09-06-2012, 10:04 AM   #26
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Old 09-06-2012, 10:09 AM   #27
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Old 09-06-2012, 10:13 AM   #28
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Old 09-06-2012, 10:48 AM   #29
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I don't think Amazon can beat that.
What would be the standards for measuring 'beat' vs 'beaten'?
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Old 09-06-2012, 10:59 AM   #30
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What would be the standards for measuring 'beat' vs 'beaten'?
Based on his usual bias, equal specs but the name amazon on it would mean kobo had beaten them.
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