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Sony Reader Store to close on 16 June, Kobo to supply Reader and Xperia device content

Sony Reader Store to close on 16 June, Kobo to supply Reader and Xperia device content

By 8 May 2014

Kobo has confirmed that it will be supplying the content for Sony Reader and some Sony Xperia devices following the closure of the Sony Reader Store on 16 June. Access to Kobo's platform will be enabled on Sony Reader and Xperia devices in UK, Germany,... >>

Sony Reader eBook store to shut down in US and Canada, will move customers to Kobo

Sony Reader eBook store to shut down in US and Canada, will move customers to Kobo

By 6 February 2014

Starting next month, Sony will begin closing the doors on its Sony Reader Store for eBooks in the US and Canada. Sony's Reader and Xperia tablet and smartphone users will not be left in the lurch though, as the company also revealed that all Reader accounts... >>

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... >>

How to choose an ebook reader

How to choose an ebook reader

By 19 October 2012

Ebook readers were once derided as a sort of bastard child of technology. Slow, boring, lacking features; many thought they simply didn't have a place. But the key to the world of ebook readers is content: the books, the bestsellers. People still love... >>

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

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

By 16 August 2012

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... >>

Sony takes on Amazon with own online eBook shop, Reader Store UK

Sony takes on Amazon with own online eBook shop, Reader Store UK

By 16 April 2012

Sony has entered the eBook retail market with the launch of Reader Store UK, a one-stop shop for the purchase of digital editions of old and new fiction and non-fiction books. However, while it has an online presence to browse and search for books, purchasing... >>

Sony Reader Wi-Fi pictures and hands-on

Sony Reader Wi-Fi pictures and hands-on

By 1 September 2011

In the world of all-singing, all-dancing tablets, it’s easy to overlook the somewhat humble ebook reader. It’s no surprise, then, that Sony has thrown a lot at its Reader Wi-Fi, or PRS-T1, bringing with it a couple of innovative twists. The biggest... >>

Styluses at the ready for the Sony Reader PRS-T1

Styluses at the ready for the Sony Reader PRS-T1

By 29 August 2011

It is not only Sony tablets that we're expecting to crash land at IFA. Well, now it isn't at least - as the follow-up to the Sony Reader PRS-650 has been leaked online, the equally congruous Sony Reader PRS-T1. The T1 improves upon the original by adding... >>

Apple rejects Sony Reader app

Apple rejects Sony Reader app

By 1 February 2011

The Sony Reader app has been rejected by the Apple App Store gatekeepers over in Cupertino, according to a report in the New York Times. The reason - that Apple doesn't want developers putting forward apps whereby content can be sold without the transactions... >>

Sony Reader iPhone and Android apps arriving in December

Sony Reader iPhone and Android apps arriving in December

By 23 November 2010

Sony has revealed that it is planning on going cross-platform with its ebook reading platform, Sony Reader, by releasing an app for iOS and Android devices. There's no plans for a big screen iPad version yet, but the iPhone and Android apps will give... >>


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