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

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

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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

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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

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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

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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
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Kobo Mini

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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

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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

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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... >>

BeBook Touch: 6-inch Android touchscreen reader with Wi-Fi announced

BeBook Touch: 6-inch Android touchscreen reader with Wi-Fi announced

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BeBook has launched the BeBook Touch, which - as the name suggests - adds a 6-inch E-Ink touch display device to its line-up of eBook readers. The interesting twist on this device is that it's powered by Android. BeBook claims this makes it stable and... >>

Nook Simple Touch GlowLight and Nook Simple Touch now on sale in UK retailers

Nook Simple Touch GlowLight and Nook Simple Touch now on sale in UK retailers

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UK consumers can now get their hands on Nook’s line of E Ink eReader devices, with the Nook Simple Touch GlowLight and Nook Simple Touch arriving in major retail stores.  The Nook Simple Touch GlowLight features an E Ink display with a built-in reading... >>

Sony Reader Store opens a virtual book club for US customers

Sony Reader Store opens a virtual book club for US customers

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Sony is offering its US Reader Store customers the chance to chat with authors as well as each other, online in a virtual book club.  Each month the Sony Readers Book Club will designate an eBook for all participants to read. They will then be given... >>