Every time a highly anticipated smartphone or tablet surfaces, it is only a matter of time before we see a “break down” of the device that gives us an estimated price for components. Things are no different with the Microsoft Surface RT, as research firm IHS has now taken a serious look under the hood and come up...

Jeff Bezos is a genius! I had heard that Amazon was losing money on each unit of the Kindle Fire that it sold. I erroneously thought that the amount would be 10,20, 30 or 40 dollars a unit. From the Huffington Post: Amazon.com Inc.’s Kindle Fire tablet, which started shipping this week, costs $201.70 to make, a...