Amazon drops US Kindle price, but adds ads

Would you put up with ads on your kindle to save a few quid? Amazon thinks so

Retail giant Amazon is launching a special offer in which you can nab a Wi-Fi Kindle for US$114. That's US$25 less than the current corresponding model, but the money you save will mean banner ads and sponsored screensavers. Amazon says the reading experience won't be interrupted, but we don't see how. So then, do you sell out and save a bit of cash or pay full price and go ad free? Quandaries of the modern age...


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