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Nook Simple Touch GlowLight available for £49 in the UK from today

Nook Simple Touch GlowLight available for £49 in the UK from today

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The Nook Simple Touch GlowLight from Barnes & Noble now has a new price of just £49, making it the only front lit eBook reader in the UK with such a feature set to sell for such an affordable price. The newly priced Nook Simple Touch GlowLight will be... >>

Barnes & Noble to continue making Nook and Nook HD+ tablets

Barnes & Noble to continue making Nook and Nook HD+ tablets

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After Barnes & Noble dropped the prices of its Nook and Nook HD+ tablets to £79 and £129 to sell off the devices there was a lot of talk that it was pulling out of tablet production all together. News came from a financial report last July which made... >>

Bookeen's Cybook Odyssey HD FrontLight eReader arrives this November

Bookeen's Cybook Odyssey HD FrontLight eReader arrives this November

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Claiming to be the “world’s lightest e-reader solution”, Booken has unveiled its new Cybook Odyssey HD FrontLight device, arriving in Europe this November. With Amazon and Barnes & Noble both showcasing their own all-seeing, all-doing eReaders,... >>

WHSmith turns its high street stores into Wi-Fi hotspots

WHSmith turns its high street stores into Wi-Fi hotspots

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WHSmith is turning 603 of its high street stores into Wi-Fi hotspots after joining forces with The Cloud. Available now, customers who breeze through the stores will be able to log on for free with full access to the web via their smartphone, laptop or... >>

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... >>

Nook tablet and eReader prices reduced in anticipation of iPad mini arrival?

Nook tablet and eReader prices reduced in anticipation of iPad mini arrival?

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Barnes & Noble has slashed the US prices of its Nook tablet and eReader devices in a move that some are interpreting as a safeguard approach to the rumoured arrivals of an iPad mini and Kindle Fire 2. The Nook tablet 8GB version is now available for... >>

Amazon preps 5 or 6 tablet SKUs for retailers

Amazon preps 5 or 6 tablet SKUs for retailers

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Amazon is expanding its portfolio of products as it looks to tackle the mobile market head on. The online retailer is said currently to be working on five or six tablet SKUs (stock-keeping units) of different sizes. However, rather than screen sizes,... >>

Kindle sales dramatically increase in light of Fifty Shades of Grey phenomenon

Kindle sales dramatically increase in light of Fifty Shades of Grey phenomenon

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Electrical high street retailer Comet is claiming the nation’s Fifty Shades of Grey obsession has led to a 71 per cent increase in sales of Kindle devices. The trilogy of books that has got women (and some men) hot under the collar on account of its... >>

Plastic Logic demos colour video playback on e-paper

Plastic Logic demos colour video playback on e-paper

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Plastic Logic has serious plans for your e-reader. Revealed during a tour of the company's Cambridge-based research and development facility was a new e-paper capable of playing back video in colour.  Never before seen on e-readers, the screen was able... >>

Kindle update incoming with parents and kids set to benefit the most

Kindle update incoming with parents and kids set to benefit the most

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Owners of the £89 Kindle will soon be receiving an automatic update that will improve their overall reading experience, with parents and children in particular needing to pay note. Along with adding a higher contrast font that Amazon claims makes its... >>