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Kobo Mini puts ereading in your pocket, won't cost a packet

Kobo Mini puts ereading in your pocket, won't cost a packet

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The Kobo Mini wants to win a place in your pocket, offering a smaller format ebook reader at an even smaller price. If squeezing 6-inches of ereader into your pocket is just too much, then the Kobo Mini's 5-inches might put a smile on your face, measuring... >>

Kobo Glo lets you e-read in the dark, go where Kindle can't

Kobo Glo lets you e-read in the dark, go where Kindle can't

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Kobo has announced a new ebook reader, the Kobo Glo. As the name suggests, it offers display illumination so you'll be able to read in the dark. Called ComfortLight,  the tech offers an adjustable front-light, so you'll be able to read day or night,... >>

Could Amazon Kindle smartphone use E-Ink prototype?

Could Amazon Kindle smartphone use E-Ink prototype?

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E-Ink, the company behind much of the technology in eBook readers, has been demonstrating a new form of its screen tech that could lend itself perfectly to smartphones. The E-Ink mobile prototypes were shown behind closed doors at the IFA consumer electronics... >>

New Kindle Paperwhite leaked ahead of 6 September Amazon event

New Kindle Paperwhite leaked ahead of 6 September Amazon event

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It is widely expected that Amazon will launch a new version of the Kindle Fire at its forthcoming press event in San Diego on 6 September. A picture of the Kindle Fire 2 has even made it on to the 'net (although there are now reports that it may be of... >>

Barnes & Noble Nook UK invasion gathers apace - Foyles, Argos and Blackwell's join John Lewis

Barnes & Noble Nook UK invasion gathers apace - Foyles, Argos and Blackwell's join John Lewis

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After announcing that John Lewis will be carrying the Barnes & Noble Nook family of eBook readers in the UK, the US company has now revealed several other big-name stores that will be selling the devices from "this autumn". Like the John Lewis high street... >>

John Lewis to start selling Nook eBook readers from October

John Lewis to start selling Nook eBook readers from October

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UK high street retailer John Lewis is to be the first store to officially stock Barnes & Noble Nook eBook readers on these shores. The chain will sell the devices from October, both in-store and online. Barnes & Noble's Nook eBook readers have long been... >>

Barnes & Noble Nook coming to UK in October

Barnes & Noble Nook coming to UK in October

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The Nook system is heading to the UK this Autumn, following the announcement of international expansion from Barnes & Noble. The move into the UK will include both the physical hardware devices as well as the content through the new online store at Nook.co.uk. ... >>

Sony Reader PRS-T2 brings Evernote to the table for cloud storage

Sony Reader PRS-T2 brings Evernote to the table for cloud storage

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Sony has tweaked its Reader device, adding cloud storage and a more powerful battery as it looks to take on other ebook readers. The Sony Reader PRS-T2 is a follow-up to 2011’s PRS-T1 but comes with a couple of important adjustments that demand we put... >>

BeBook unveils the Pure, the world's thinnest E Ink eReader

BeBook unveils the Pure, the world's thinnest E Ink eReader

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The lack of a touchscreen might put off some, but if you’re on the lookout for an eReader device that won’t break the bank, then the BeBook Pure at £69 could be worth a look. The BeBook Pure is the thinnest ever E Ink eReader, measuring a svelte... >>

Amazon: Kindle Books now outselling print

Amazon: Kindle Books now outselling print

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Amazon.co.uk has announced that Kindle books are outselling print, both paper and hardback, through the online retailer. The figure the company puts on the sales are 114 Kindle books to every 100 print books sold. The Kindle was introduced to the UK in... >>