Pushing Fire Sales Outside The U.S. Amazon Says UK Black Friday Kindle Device Sales Tripled Previous Record, Stays Mum On Hard Numbers

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http://techcrunch.com – Black Friday is not just for Thanksgiving-celebrating Americans. Amazon today announced that in the UK, where it has also been running Black Friday sales, it sold a record number of Kindle devices — triple the previous record amount. As usual with Amazon, it is not giving a hard figure on how many actual units this means, or how many e-readers it sold compared to Fire tablets. But it looks like at least some of the focus of activity here — at least as Amazon would like it to be seen — is on its Kindle Fire tablet. On Amazon.co.uk, the Kindle Fire has been discounted to £99 ( (IT news)