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Nook Simple Touch plummets in price to £29, GlowLight £69

Nook Simple Touch plummets in price to £29, GlowLight £69

By 30 April 2013

Barnes & Noble has slashed the prices of its eBook readers and tablets. You can now get the Nook Simple Touch, its touchscreen Kindle rival, for the unbelievably low price of £29. The Nook Simple Touch GlowLight is only £69, down from £109. And the... >>

Kobo Aura HD pictures and hands-on

Kobo Aura HD pictures and hands-on

By 22 April 2013

Kobo has one of the most complete ecosystems when it comes to reading. With the bookstore, apps and a choice of both E Ink readers and LCD tablets, there are plenty of ways to get reading with Kobo. The Kobo Aura HD is billed as something of an exclusive... >>

Kobo Aura HD has high-resolution 265ppi E Ink display for the discerning reader

Kobo Aura HD has high-resolution 265ppi E Ink display for the discerning reader

By 15 April 2013

Kobo has launched the limited edition Kobo Aura HD, a new reader device that features a 265ppi E Ink display, making it sharper than rival reader devices. Typically ebook readers haven't been hugely sharp. Many have offered a 800 x 600 pixel resolution,... >>

Plants vs Zombies to become series of children's books and eBooks

Plants vs Zombies to become series of children's books and eBooks

By 12 April 2013

Book publisher Penguin Children's has signed a rights deal with PopCap and EA Games to release a series of books and eBooks featuring app sensation Plants vs Zombies. Initially this will result in a Plants vs Zombies Official Guide, sticker book and joke... >>

One day offer on Kindle: £59 and it's yours

One day offer on Kindle: £59 and it's yours

By 4 February 2013

Still haven't got an eBook reader yet and were thinking of doing so? Today - 4 February - would be a good day to consider buying a fifth-generation Kindle as Amazon.co.uk is offering it with a £10 discount, meaning it'll set you back a very reasonable... >>

Kindle Touch update brings new interface, features

Kindle Touch update brings new interface, features

By 9 January 2013

The Amazon Kindle Touch has received a new lease of life with a software update today, bringing with it an array of new features.  The Amazon Kindle Touch model was discontinued in October 2012 with the arrival of new models in the Kindle line-up, but... >>

Qualcomm: Colour eBook readers still on way, thanks to next-gen Mirasol tech

Qualcomm: Colour eBook readers still on way, thanks to next-gen Mirasol tech

By 9 January 2013

When Pocket-lint first saw Qualcomm offshoot Mirasol's full colour E Ink prototype devices back in June 2010, there was much optimism for the technology, leading many to believe the market would become flooded with colour Kindles and other eBook readers.... >>

Kobo Mini review
2.5 out of 5

Kobo Mini review

By 31 December 2012

This, the smallest e-reader on the market at around 5 inches, is gadget nirvana for book-loving commuters. The secret is in its size, which is carefully judged to fit into a handbag, a chest pocket of a shirt, or even the back pocket of a pair of jeans.... >>

Kindle Paperwhites bought from Waterstones have permanent adverts as screensavers, customers complain

Kindle Paperwhites bought from Waterstones have permanent adverts as screensavers, customers complain

By 6 December 2012

Customers are complaining that Kindle Paperwhite eBook readers bought from high street bookseller Waterstones come with a permanent advert for the shop as the screensaver instead of the rolling Amazon ones. Waterstones sells its Kindles at the same price... >>

DC Comics monthlies coming to iBooks, Kindle and Nook, digital sales double year-on-year

DC Comics monthlies coming to iBooks, Kindle and Nook, digital sales double year-on-year

By 8 November 2012

Comic book publisher DC Comics has announced deals with the three major digital book retailers, Amazon, Barnes & Noble and Apple, to add its monthly titles to their stores. Although the brand already has a healthy library of eBook versions of its graphic... >>