Oct 3, 2011

Amazon Embraces Curation with New Kindle Fire
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Written by : Tom George| 0 | Content Curation

Via Scoop.itinternetbillboards

For digital storytellers, the world is about to get a whole lot more interesting. For content consumers–which is pretty much all of us–there’s a chance things could actually start to fall into place. There’s a movement underway to shift storage from devices to the cloud. There are a number of reasons for this, but the fundamental driver is the massive growth in both the volume of content we each expect to have at our fingertips and the size of the files that HD videos and RAW photos generate.

So the enthusiasm from both the technical folks and the marketing folks to herald the coming of the cloud is pretty much a lock. But what Amazon has figured out–and is implementing with prescient timing–is that the cloud alone is not enough to solve the blur of data that is swamping our devices and our digital lives. What consumers want is a Curated Cloud, and that’s what the Kindle Fire delivers…… [read full article http://j.mp/o3j6D3]
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