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Does the Kindle Fire have a killer app?

The killer app for the Kindle Fire is Amazon itself, and on that front it delivers. It’s very easy to get hold of your Amazon ebooks, music and video, as well as magazines and TV shows, and there’s a huge selection. Apps are much thinner, though: the Kindle Fire uses Amazon’s app store, not the Android Market, so there’s around 10,000 titles compared to Android’s 300,000-plus.

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Amazon’s secret Kindle Tablet

Rumours of a multi-touch tablet from Amazon have been kicking around for more than a year: back in February 2010 Gizmodo reported that Amazon had bought multi-touch technology firm Touchco and was advertising jobs for display experts.

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