Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Today's Headlines

Ad-Supported E-Reading Set to Take Off
Fast Company
Amazon announced a $114 ad-supported Kindle e-reader--a savings of $25 on the regular price of the device. But writer Kit Eaton notes there are many questions about its strategy. 

Two Tablets Square Off with the iPad 2
The "Beeb" looks at the Motorola Xoom and RIM's Playbook.

The Shotgun Wedding Between Legacy Media and the iPad 2
Writer Jon Friedman notes, "This seeming marriage made in heaven of new and old media is getting off to an uninspiring start. As The Wall Street Journal noted on Monday, while an increasing number of magazines are edging toward permitting subscriptions on the iPad, 'relations between the publishing industry and Apple remain icy.'"

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