Amazon's big-screen Kindle DX officially cometh, catch up on the Kindle family saga here

Within a scant few hours, Amazon should be delivering the new Kindle DX into our hot little hands. Wait, what — a new Kindle? Yep, Kindle 2 has only been on shelves for just shy of three months, but Amazon (unless the company pitches a colossal curve ball at its pending press conference at 10:30 in the AM) hopes the DX will better serve newspapers and other large format media with its touted 9.7 inch screen, annotation ability and highlighting capabilities. What else can you expect? Check back with us soon and we'll have all the details for you.

Get yourself ready by taking a look at some of our previous coverage:

Rumors abound that Amazon is about to supersize Kindle for newspapers

Kindle 2: The real-world review

How the Kindle 2's children will save newspapers (and magazines)

Top 8 features Amazon should put in Kindle 3

E-reader Battle Royale: Kindle 2 vs. all the rest

Pictorial: Top 5 E Ink devices that never were

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