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What Apple Could Teach Amazon About Design

The Amazon Kindle is a wonderful device from the perspective of function and access to e-books. However, it has a few minor problems. First, why is Amazon charging to read newspapers and blogs. This is a great way to get users and second it is UGLY and WHITE. Apple has another problem: no vision for a real academic and regular e-book store. The audio books are great just as Joe Wilcox points out in the article,but Apple has a real platform with the iPhone or iPodTouch, many universities have adopted the platform, it has ease of use and a great form. Apple needs to get an e-book store and get another larger version of the iPodTouch with iPhone capabilities for readers. Read Joe Wilcox’s article and make up your own mind.

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