Amazon previews e-reader

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Amazon previews e-reader

Apr 18 2007

Although Amazon has been previewing its e-reader to publishers both in the U.S. and U.K. for months it has declined to comment on its existence to the press. However, according to publishers who've seen the player it is a step up from the Sony Reader which was introduced last year - with a screen as sharp as Sony but with better functionality. When Amazon releases the device (which is expected to be priced above $400!) depends on how fast it can develop a critical mass of titles, but it is anticipated that it will be soon.

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