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Kobo Arc 7HD review
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Kobo Arc 7HD review

By 8 November 2013

Most of the tablets sold on the high street come bundled with a SIM and subscription these days. Not so the Kobo Arc 7HD. Championed by WHSmith, it’s Wi-Fi only, runs on the Android operating system - as championed by many smartphones and tablets out... >>

E Ink talks Kindle displays, and a flexible approach to smartwatches

E Ink talks Kindle displays, and a flexible approach to smartwatches

By 18 September 2013

Some may think E Ink is a limited format, a poor cousin of the full-colour, all-singing and all-dancing LCD that graces each glossy tablet launch. But for those in the know, E Ink is a wonderful display technology that brings with it a wide range of benefits... >>

Sony Reader PRS-T3 pictures and hands on

Sony Reader PRS-T3 pictures and hands on

By 8 September 2013

Aside from the headline-grabbing launches at IFA 2013, Sony also announced a new Reader model, the PRS-T3. Sony describes the Reader as "slim, light and a pleasure to hold" and we have to say, we agree wholeheartedly. The curved metal back and rounded... >>

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite (2013) hands-on: Brighter, whiter, smarter

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite (2013) hands-on: Brighter, whiter, smarter

By 4 September 2013

Amazon has announced a new version of the Kindle Paperwhite, its eBook reader that offers an illuminated display. We were big fans of the original 2012 version, but can Amazon go one better in 2013? Yes, it can. The new Kindle Paperwhite has the same... >>

Sony Reader refresh lets you read a whole eBook after just three minutes' charge

Sony Reader refresh lets you read a whole eBook after just three minutes' charge

By 4 September 2013

Sony has announced a new version of its eBook reader that needs only three minutes of charging to have enough juice to read a whole book with. Called Quick Charge, it is one of the new features of the new version of Reader. Other new features include... >>

Amazon accidentally outs Kindle Paperwhite 2

Amazon accidentally outs Kindle Paperwhite 2

By 3 September 2013

With Apple having to put up with leaks of its new devices seemingly coming from its supply chain in China, you would think other manufacturers would be on high alert not to fall foul of similar spoilers. And you'd also think that they'd be a little more... >>

Kobo fills gap left by Barnes & Noble with new eBook reader and tablet line-up

Kobo fills gap left by Barnes & Noble with new eBook reader and tablet line-up

By 28 August 2013

Kobo has announced multiple devices to expand its eBook reader and tablet range, effectively replacing Barnes & Noble's Nook line-up in the battle against the dominance of Amazon. The Kobo Aura 6-inch eBook reader features a front-lit E Ink touchscreen... >>

Kobo Writing Life makes it easy for authors to publish their eBooks in just five steps

Kobo Writing Life makes it easy for authors to publish their eBooks in just five steps

By 23 July 2013

Kobo, one of the major rivals to Amazon in the eBook market, has simplified the process of self-publishing so that authors can make their digital books available in just five steps. It has launched Kobo Writing Life, a website service that you can use... >>

Apple found guilty of eBook price fixing, could prove very costly indeed

Apple found guilty of eBook price fixing, could prove very costly indeed

By 10 July 2013

Apple has been found to have conspired with several publishers to raise the prices of eBooks in order to break Amazon's dominance of the market. It is a judgement that could change the face of digital publishing entirely. US District Judge Denise Cote... >>

Amazon AutoRip for books and video? Hopefully in the future, says exec

Amazon AutoRip for books and video? Hopefully in the future, says exec

By 27 June 2013

Amazon launched its AutoRip music service in the UK and other regions in Europe today, an added benefit to customers who buy CDs and vinyl records from the online retailer. They get free MP3 versions of all tracks to play in or download from Amazon's... >>


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