Benchmark's Fred Moran considers the Kindle Fire a "direct threat" to Netflix (NFLX +0.6%),...

|By:, SA News Editor

Benchmark's Fred Moran considers the Kindle Fire a "direct threat" to Netflix (NFLX +0.6%), given how it comes with 30-day trial for Amazon's (AMZN +3.9%) Prime Video service. Larry Dignan, meanwhile, thinks the device's low price tag spells doom for RIMM's PlayBook and every other rival tablet not called the iPad (AAPL).