Monday, November 19, 2007

The Future Has Arrived (Maybe)

Amazon Kindle To Debut On Monday - Ugly But Impressive: "The speculation over Amazon’s new ebook gadget, called the Kindle, ends on Monday afternoon during a special Amazon press conference in New York. Newsweek’s Steven Levy claims to have had the device for weeks and wrote a glowing seven page cover story review of the Kindle this weekend. He finds no fault with the device (every journalist who had the iPhone in their hands prior to launch thought that device was pretty perfect, too)."

More here.

Update: And a sensible review here.

2 comments:

JD Rhoades said...

400 bucks? We think not. These things aren't going to catch on till they get below a hundred dollars, and possibly not even then.

Bill Crider said...

Well, you get "free" access to a download via Verizon or somesuch. And maybe wireless access.