Retailers who stock their products outside of the UK can now get it to us within two days, thanks to Amazon implementing a two-day delivery promise across Europe. Imagine a crappy Android tablet getting from Portugal to here, in two days!
According to the WSJ, Google is teaming up with online retailers to cook up a standardised way to ship things to customers super fast (for a fee, of course). Sound familiar? Yeah, Google's going after Amazon Prime.
The Kindle Fire is stuck between e-ink minimalism and gleaming iPad decadence. That could either make it the goofy middle child in the tablet family, or a singular wunderkind. But the Fire will not be overlooked. Apple: Be afraid.