Business & Technology | Amazon.com’s Kindle fails first college test | Seattle Times Newspaper

Business & Technology | Amazon.com’s Kindle fails first college test | Seattle Times Newspaper:

If Amazon hoped for honest feedback when it started testing the Kindle DX on college campuses last fall, it certainly got its wish; students pulled no punches telling the Seattle Internet giant what they thought of its $489 e-reader. But if Amazon also hoped the Kindle DX would become the next iPhone or iPod on campuses, it failed its first test.