timothy from the venturing-to-gain dept.
adeelarshad82 writes "Amazon's wildly popular Kindle 2 got a good old fashioned tear-down from the folks at market research firm iSuppli. According to the organization, the Kindle 2's manufacturing cost is almost half as much as its retail price."
The reason that every major university maintains a department of
mathematics is that it's cheaper than institutionalizing all those people.