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Cracking Open the Amazon Kindle

Kindle case front panel - Main PCB removed

With the main PCB removed, the back of the E-Ink display and the gray plastic support structure are visible.

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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp...