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  • First Look: Spring Design Alex ebook reader review
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    First Look: Spring Design Alex ebook reader review

    By 19 January 2010

    eBook readers are starting to gather pace, and that means there are now plenty to choose from. Spring Design's Alex ebook reader sprung on to the scene late last year, and has already garnered interest because of its similarities to the Barnes & Noble...

  • Spring Design's Alex ebook reader hands-on
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    Spring Design's Alex ebook reader hands-on

    By 9 January 2010

    Spring Design's Alex ebook reader has made its debut at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas and we were on hand to give it a quick run for its money with a hands-on play. Currently the subject of a legal bust-up between it and Barnes & Noble...

  • Spring Design's Alex priced and dated at CES
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    Spring Design's Alex priced and dated at CES

    By 7 January 2010

    Spring Design's Alex ebook reader, currently the subject of a legal bust-up between it and Barnes & Noble, has been priced, dated and shown the sights at this year's CES. With its dual screen design (one 6-inch black and white e-ink display for text and...

  • CES 2010: Catch the latest news here
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    CES 2010: Catch the latest news here

    By 4 January 2010

    The biggest tech show in the world is about to start in Las Vegas and Pocket-lint will be there live, covering all the news as it happens so you know what's what. CES in Las Vegas sees a whopping 2500 exhibitors from 140 countries trying to lure us with...

  • Spring Design's Nook sales injunction request denied
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    Spring Design's Nook sales injunction request denied

    By 2 December 2009

    Spring Design, the company currently suing the pants off Barnes & Noble for the latter allegedly pinching their ebook reader design, has been dealt a blow by the US courts. Spring Design had requested an injunction to stop Barnes & Noble from selling...

  • CES 2010: What new gadgets will be announced?
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    CES 2010: What new gadgets will be announced?

    By 18 November 2009

    The countdown to CES 2010, the biggest electronics trade show on the planet, has begun, but what can we expect from the show, and what should we start to get excited about? Here are six areas that are going to dominate the news come January. Don't forget,...

  • Spring Design sues Barnes & Noble over Nook ebook
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    Spring Design sues Barnes & Noble over Nook ebook

    By 3 November 2009

    Spring Design, the maker of the Alex dual-screen ebook reader is suing Barnes & Noble over claims that the bookseller copied ideas and features in releasing its own ebook, the Nook. "We showed the Alex e-book design to Barnes & Noble in good faith...

  • Barnes & Noble Nook leaked
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    Barnes & Noble Nook leaked

    By 20 October 2009

    Barnes & Noble is expected to launch a new ebook, called the Nook, today in New York according to sources who've seen a yet unannounced advert. According to both the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal, the device will feature a colour touchscreen...

  • Spring Design Alex dual-screen ebook reader announced
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    Spring Design Alex dual-screen ebook reader announced

    By 20 October 2009

    The ebook reader product releases continue apace, but this time round there's something a little different on offer with an Android phone incorpoated into an ebook reader. Spring Design has announced "Alex", the first e-book reader running Android with...