It’s a cheap entry Into the tablet computer market with a big name backing it … With hardcore spamertising directed at amazon customers, even me in Oz has accounts and orders fromq two different amazons
Honestly, tablets are too chunky to use as a camera, but they need a front facing one so everyone can video chat, microphone too
The great thing about tablets is the instant-on, and ease of use, something that pc’s will continually struggle with.
Methinks amazon didn’t want anything controversial, like a struggle with the incumbent telco’s marring their first google tablet release.
Maybe the next one will be a real tablet.