Brief thoughts on the Kindle Fire release

Living in the¬†unprivileged¬†every-country-outside-of-America, I can’t get my hands on an Amazon Kindle Fire, but I’m enjoying reading the reviews. Engadget has a typically thorough review up, which boils down to this: It’s physically tough, remarkably affordable, presents the best integration of content digital acquisition, and can’t hope to compete with other better tablets. In a …

Amazon, give us the “Ignite”

I’ve been meaning to write this post for about 4 months, and as is inevitably the case when you delay, someone else writes it for you. Today that was Ars Technica, so at least I’m in good company :) I’ve started traveling more regularly for work, and at the start of this year I set …