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Kindle Fires Up Amazon Sales
2011-11-29 05:58:16

Amazon Kindle devices fired up sales at Amazon.com, selling more than 4 times as many of the devices over last year when they only sold an e-reader. This year they are selling the new Kindle Fire tablet, which is part of Amazon´s plan to increase sales of its digital products such as e-books, apps, video games, music and movies. At $199 dollars the Android powered Fire was the best-selling product on Amazon.com on Black Friday and has been since the product was announced eight-weeks...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.