But Amazon’s seeming abrupt move to dump Kindle 2 could indicate that Amazon is feeling more pain from B&N’s Nook than many people would have anticipated.
Due out in November, the Nook carries the same $259 price point as the newly re-priced international Kindle.
Although some argue that even $250 is too high, the Nook has been widely hailed as offering the kinds of capabilities that could kill off the Kindle 2, including a color display, Wi-Fi, a replaceable battery, and more books, just for starters. But isn’t it kind of amazing just how fast that happened?
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