Is Amazon's Tablet Already on Apple's Tail?

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The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which Motley Fool senior technology analyst Eric Bleeker and chief technology officer Jeremy Phillips discuss emerging trends in technology.

In today's edition, Jeremy and Eric discuss initial sales estimates for Amazon.com's tablet and compare them with other tablets, including Apple's iPad and Research In Motion's PlayBook. Amazon's tablet still has a way to go before reaching the daily volume of iPads Apple is shipping, but the early numbers look encouraging.

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