It seemed no other company could launch a serious contender for Apple's iPad, but that all changed. introduced the Kindle Fire yesterday, a tablet with a seven-inch screen that can stream movies and TV shows and links with Amazon's app store.

And the smaller tablet will have a much lower price, $199 compared to the lowest-cost iPad at $499.  And you can get it just in time for Christmas.  The Kindle Fire will be out November 15th.