The online-retail giant Amazon begins selling Amazon Kindle, a new electronic book reader, with hopes to succeed where other hardware companies have failed. For $399, Kindle tips the scales at a total 10.3 ounces and uses an "electronic ink" technology to mimic paper, not a computer screen. There is no backlight. Currently, the screen is black-and-white. ...

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