Amazon Is Said to Buy Touch-Screen Company (New York Times)
In a sign that Amazon wants to upgrade its Kindle e-reader to compete head-on with the Apple iPad, Amazon has acquired Touchco, a start-up based in New York that specializes in touch-screen technology. Read More
Its very interesting to see this type of head-on technology creation with regard to Apple's iPad release. I personally have seen these devices for many years in the field, however I am excited about the new technology that is making these mobile devices powerful, and affordable. With Amazon moving head on into the touch-screen technology field, I am interested in what they will release in the very near future.