CNET News Daily Podcast: Will Amazon kindle a surge in e-book interest?

The company's marketing mavens say the Kindle 2 is new and improved, but the price remains as high as ever. Will that fly in a recession-cum-depression?

David Carnoy sat down with Amazon's latest Kindle and runs through the features and the upgrades from the original. Take a listen as he discusses Amazon's e-book and how the product introduction may be received by consumers.
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