29 posts and columns on price point
The Kindle goes for $259. But if you wait a few weeks, you’ll probably be able to pick one up for less than $200. In the meantime, you can now buy a Barnes & Noble Nook for $149.
Apple has yet to sell its first e-book, but it is already engaged in a bruising battle with Amazon for control of the market. The most recent salvo: Amazon has stopped selling all books from MacMillan, apparently in response to the publisher’s plans to sell its books at a higher price point through Apple.
As predicted, Steve Jobs showed off a new multimedia device today. One thing he didn’t show off, though: Much in the way of new media.