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Sometimes I don’t know if to laugh or cry. Microsoft has been responsible in so many ways for shaping the way we work and play, but at the moment it really is struggling to find its feet. The Redmond company has released its ridiculously high pricing for the Intel based Surface tablet with Windows 8 Pro, while at the same time rumors are surfacing (sorry, no pun intended) that Microsoft has ordered a cut in the production of its ARM based Surface RT tablets.

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If you have been waiting for the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 that was announced back in September, then your wait is finally over. Starting today, the base model of the device is shipping directly from Amazon. However, if you have your eye on the 4G version, then you will have to stretch your patience until next week.

Kindle Fire HD

When Amazon announced its new range of Kindle Fire tablets last month, among them was its first device with mobile broadband. The high-end Kindle Fire HD 8.9″ 4G LTE can connect to AT&T’s 4G network but, since it has support for 10 bands, it can fallback to the 3G networks as well! The only snag was that at the time of the launch, Amazon didn’t have U.S. Federal Communications Commission approval for the device! Although it could be seen as a foregone conclusion that the device would pass the FCC’s tests, it certainly wasn’t, especially when you consider that this is Amazon’s first device with any kind of cellular technology.

Amazon Kindle Fire HD (8.9) vs Apple iPad 3

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Do the differences between the new Apple iPad (third generation) and the 8.9 inch Kindle Fire HD justify the $200 price difference between the most basic models of the two tablets? Read on for a complete answer to that question !