Android : Trouble knocks again

ballmy-150x150Android grabbed highlights this week, for different reasons and at least one of them, not the right one. While the ecosystem churned out another device in the form of Amazon Kindle Fire, which has gained some early appreciation, the perennial sneaky Joker (read Microsoft) pulled another stunt on Android, this time with a major Android OEM — Samsung. Kindle Fire first.  Amazon CEO Jeff  Bezos demoed the product last week. Amazon went after the tablet form factor with some aggressive pricing. The product may not boast of some snazzy specs, but is just about the ‘device’ which a commoner would want at an unbelievable tag of $199. The product has a new web browser silk, that uses the power of Amazon cloud service EC2 to accelerate the browsing experience.

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