Media

Amazon Celebrates the FAA’s “Nick Bilton Ruling” With One-Day Kindle Sale

Published on November 4, 2013
by Jason Del Rey

Amazon said in a message on its homepage on Monday that it was running a one-day, 15-percent-off sale for its new line of Kindles to celebrate the Federal Aviation Administration’s recent reversal of a longtime policy that banned airplane passengers from using electronic devices during takeoff and landing. Nick Bilton, the New York Times journalist who had pushed for the change, received a shout-out from Jeff Bezos in the prepared remarks for Amazon’s third-quarter earnings report.

Return to: Amazon Celebrates the FAA’s “Nick Bilton Ruling” With One-Day Kindle Sale

URL: http://allthingsd.com/20131104/amazon-celebrates-the-faas-nick-bilton-ruling-with-one-day-kindle-sale/