Nov 5th 2008 Update: This article introducing the Kindle eBook Reader actually won an award for journalism. Rather interesting. I don’t recall it well enough to make a call on its journalistic credibility. However, it did seem well written.
Steven Levy has the cover article for Newsweek – interesting lead into the main story i.e. Amazon’s Jeff Bezos already built a better bookstore. Now he believes he can improve upon one of humankind’s most divine creations: the book itself.
The Amazon Kindle is available to order, although it is temproarily sold out – it sold out a few days after Oprah’s recommendation in 5.5 hrs
It’s amusing to me now that I started out the Kindle Blog with this rather plain picture. This post itself is horribly out of date. The blog at the time was supposed to just help provide a central place for amazon kindle information. 11 months on – it’s morphed into a much fuller amazon kindle reader blog. And hopefully (fingers crossed) we keep growing and doing bigger and better things.
I was trying to find details on the Kindle (sold out in 5.5 hrs – Wow!) and noticed that most of the links on google were to individual reviews on blogs and amazon websites. I thought i’d put out a website that covers all the information you might want to know and information and news on the Kindle. Amazon is currently accepting orders for the Amazon Kindle. This is what they have to say –