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Why Amazon May Win The eBook Wars

First Posted: 06/22/10 12:51 PM ET Updated: 05/25/11 05:50 PM ET



Barnes & Noble started the week off by cutting prices on its Nook e-book reader to $199 from $259, while also introducing a new, $149 Wi-Fi model. Not to be left behind, Amazon, which helped jump-start the e-book reader craze, decided to cut the price on its entry-level Kindle model to $189 from $259. The punch and counterpunch has prompted more than one watcher of the space to declare that an e-book price war is about to break out.

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Filed by Caroline Eisenmann  |