Tag: amazon

  • Radar Theme: Web Ops [O’Reilly Radar]

    A quote from Radar Theme: Web Ops – O’Reilly Radar : It has been reported that every 100ms of latency costs Amazon 1% of profit. Every company whose web site drives their business is in the same situation, they just don’t know it yet. You can find the presentation reporting this fact over here (.ppt).

  • Kindle – The image i was to lazy to do

    Rex Hammond has written a great blog post about the amazon Kindle. Not too different from my thoughts about it. I especially like the following part (and the mock-up image): 5. Why do we need an eBook reader? This is directly related to my previous point, but it also relates what I wrote 18-months ago […]

  • Kindle – Amazons eBook reader

    Seems like today is the day of the big announcement of the “Kindle”, Amazon’s eBook reader. Since there hasn’t been an official announcement, one has to resort to the quasi “exclusive” Newsweek story in order to comment on it. There arealready some remarks on paidContent, O’Reilly Radar and Daring Fireball, but given my history with […]