Turns out there's a big demand for TouchPads - at $99, now the inventory reduction price of...

|By:, SA News Editor

Turns out there's a big demand for TouchPads - at $99, now the inventory reduction price of Hewlett-Packard's (HPQ) discontinued tablet. But few brands will want to pick up the fight to undercut the iPad (AAPL) - except possibly Amazon (AMZN), which can sell the hardware at a lower price because it's pushing its books, movies and apps - "No other potential [tablet rival] has that kind of leverage."