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What's the company that owns the Kindle brand to do? Why, buy a social reading engine, of course! Some deals just don't make sense (anyone recall HP buying Palm?), but others -- like this one -- couldn't be more perfect. Amazon's reading ecosystem has grown into its own monster, with the Kindle brand becoming nearly as powerful and recognizable as the Amazon brand. Over the years, Kindle has grown to mean more than just E Ink-based readers. Now, there's the tablet line, the reader line, and even the app line, bringing Kindle to Android, iOS, Windows 8 and more. It's clear that Amazon understands... Read more...