Originally Posted by howyoudoin
I think people were just holding out for the ipad, and like any company with foresight, Amazon probably expected sales to be affected by this and adjusted their orders accordingly?
That makes sense. And, if their supply ran out due to some surge in sales, they can spin that in the same way Apple does with the "Oh, we can barely keep them in stock, they're so popular!" since they (unlike Apple) tend to give pretty cryptic sales numbers, if at all.