Amazon to Launch Ad Supported Tablet â€” WSJ
Aug 31st 2012 9:20PM
Updated Sep 4th 2012 6:20AM
According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN) will launch an advertising supported tablet, which would allow the e-commerce company to charge consumers below normal retail prices for similar products. The paper wrote:
The cheaper, ad-supported offering from Amazon, along with other upcomingÂ gadgets from electronics makers, could put pressure on Apple, which has becomeÂ the world's most valuable company in part by pricing its devices at a premium.
Douglas A. McIntyre
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