The Feature Everyone Wants May Be Coming To The Kindle Soon

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Amazon may launch a colour version of its Kindle e-reader this year, according to a DigiTimes report.DigiTimes’ sources say the reader will have a capacitive touchscreen that will allow for multitouch gestures. 

The new device will use new colour technology from E Ink, the same company that developed the black and white “electronic ink” in current Kindles.

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