The buzz lately in the tech web/blog/Twitter-sphere is that Amazon is preparing a smartphone to compete against Apple’s iOS and Android. As Analyst Michael Gatenberg points out, at this point, people are talking about it as though it is a given that they will enter the smartphone race:
no speculation at all in the title. so it’s just a given at this point. flpbd.it/zd57R
— Michael Gartenberg (@Gartenberg) July 6, 2012
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