UPDATE: In the podcast, I state the price change incorrectly, saying the Kindle is dropping from $299 to $259. Not true! The price drop is from $359 to $299. Sorry for the error…. (Thanks, Andrys Basten, for the heads up!)
News – Amazon lowers the price of the Kindle by $60 to $299, citing lower production costs. Or was it to maintain dominance of the eBook market? If you bought a Kindle just before the decrease, read this. Abhi thinks Amazon has sold at least 1 million Kindles so far. He is not alone. Will future Kindle books contain ads? An advert hints at a U.K. Kindle launch soon. And, now you can Kindle the Muse…
Tech Tip – How to put a To Do list on your Kindle. (Thanks, Allen MacDiarmid.)
Interview – Tom Weber, editor of SmartMoney.com , sees the Kindle blurring the lines among traditional journalistic forms.
Quote – An experiment using the Kindle DX in a Board meeting for the New England Foundation for the Arts. Not recommended.
Comments – Mary McManus, Peggy Poellot, and audio in Spanish from Esmeralda de Trafford.