Welcome to The CITE -- a blog on Course materials, Innovation, and Technology in Education, created by Mark Nelson and now part of the Publications Department of the National Association of College Stores. CITE is a pun with multiple meanings - referring to cite as in citation, something people reference; site as in location, website, or place people go to; and sight as in foresight or looking ahead to what is coming. Comments, discussion, feedback and ideas are welcome.

Saturday, January 30, 2010

Apple iPad vs. Amazon Kindle

Since the Apple iPad was announced, there has been a lot of discussion about whether or not the iPad can put the Kindle out of business. Below is a listing with some of the links.

  • The Bits Blog has postings from each perspective. Here is a posting with three reasons why the iPad WILL kill the Amazon Kindle and here is one with three reasons why it WON'T.
  • CNET created a side-by-side comparison
  • TechCrunch lists 10 Reasons why the iPad will put the Kindle out of business
  • Forbes lists five reasons why it won’t
  • TechFlash argues both sides

What do you think?

1 comment:

hanum said...

i like this gadget (ipad), many high tech features offering. Good...