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Old 08-07-2009, 12:30 PM   #1
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Old 08-07-2009, 01:21 PM   #2
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While Amazon.com, the world’s biggest Internet retailer, doesn’t disclose Kindle sales figures, electronic-book makers such as Sony have failed to match the Kindle’s popularity, according to Youssef Squali, an analyst at Jefferies & Co. in New York.
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"we have no data but we beleive in hype!"
Good for them. What relevant data should they be using for technology that (along with its market) is as immature as eBook reading devices?

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We do have data from Sony. Since Amazon still says nothing, I doubt their numbers are higher.
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Old 08-07-2009, 02:18 PM   #5
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We do have data from Sony. Since Amazon still says nothing, I doubt their numbers are higher.
Sorry, I should've explained myself better.

I don't think data collected thus far is relevant because the industry/market is in its infancy, and trends are probably only ever so loosely indicative of what the future will bring.

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