Any thoughts on the kindle fire?

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    * Price point is attractive...

    * Hardware is 1st generation, so it may not be completely bug-free...

    * Browser is "cloud based" where most processing power takes place on Algore's interweb using Amazon's server farm...

    * Files, tunes, movies, etc. are all cloud based as well - little is stored locally...

    * I think I might be interested in the next version that hopefully includes a camera and 4g wireless capability...

    Some good techie articles if you google the thing... Some are impressed - others not so much....
     
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    I am intrigued, but not ready to buy.
     
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    I'm getting one. I may wait until they drop the price.
     
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    Just make sure it's dry before you try to light it.

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    The WI-fi only aspect would be a deal breaker for me.
     
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    Same here.
     

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