Amazon Android App Store & Android Tablet? Makes Sense to Me

Frank wrote a thoughtful piece last night summarizing the discussions around the notion of Amazon creating an Android App Store of their own.

Why Would Amazon Have An Android App Store?

My own simplistic reasoning is this: Google’s Android Market is awful and Google doesn’t appear to have any intention to fix their two year old app store. Amazon, on the other hand, has had, shall we say, some amount of success of presenting and selling products online. It does not take much of a stretch of the imagination to believe they might be able to do a better job of selling Android apps.

As long as we are speculating about Amazon creating an Android app store, why not go a bit further and consider this:

Rumor: An Amazon Android Tablet May Follow The Amazon Android App Store

Does an Amazon labeled Android tablet make sense? The success of Amazon’s Kindle efforts and their skill at online sales indicates that it might indeed.