Amazon Kindle Fire
Bezos took the wraps off Amazon's iPad killer, the 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD. The larger tablet features a high-resolution 1920x1200 display, in-plane switching (254 pixels per inch), dual speakers featuring Dolby Digital Plus.
Brown Bear and Curious George and comics such as Batman and Superman are just a few of the new titles now available for the Kindle app and Cloud Reader.
Earlier this week the rumor mill was flying. The odds on favorite was a March 29 launch. Some even speculated that February 29 could be a surprise pick.
One thing I can really appreciate about the Xyboard is the untainted Honeycomb experience. After Samsung's latest update, us tab users were left with crude cartoonish navigation icons; they look like they're designed for grade schoolers - "this - over here - is a house!"