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Pandigital AW-NU706 ebook reader arrives on the FCC

11/03/2010, The FCC has taken a look at the Pandigital AW-NU706 ebook reader, and those who are more observant might be able to guess correctly that this device will feature a 6-inch display of the E-Ink variety, while its back end support for a digital library would...

FCC takes a gander at iRiver Cover Story eBook reader

11/01/2010, The FCC have taken a look at the iRiver Cover Story eBook reader over the weekend, which is always a good omen if you’re thinking of picking one up Stateside since all devices need to go through the machinations of the FCC before they are approved...

Sagem Binder ultra-light eReader launched

10/31/2010, Sagem isn’t exactly famous in this part of the world where we reside in, but that doesn’t mean the company isn’t a force to be reckoned with – what with their latest Binder ultra-light eReader. It can be ordered from FNAC, the...

Shift3 delivers LookBook to the FCC

10/19/2010, Another day, another e-book reader gets ready to penetrate the ever growing market. Is this just a fad, or does it have legitimate ground to take over books completely? We are holding out for a peaceful co-existence, as a physical book will certainly be...

Text adventure games to debut on e-readers

10/08/2010, We’re pretty sure that a fair number of you out there have checked out text-based adventure games in the past when IRC was all the rage in communicating with your friends, and webcams were far from what they were today. Well, fast forward a decade...

Kobo ebook reader goes wireless

09/29/2010, Kobo’s next generation ebook reader is at least on par with other ereaders in the market, where it sports Wi-Fi connectivity (at long last). Retailing for $139.99 a pop, you can choose from Onyx, Lilac and Silver colors. The new Kobo Wireless...

Sharper Image unveils Literati eReader

08/25/2010, Those who have had their fair share of Web-based games in the past might have fond memories of Literati over at Yahoo! Games, but Sharper Image takes a different route with their eReader, also known as Literati. This MerchSource-made device will follow...

Asus to release 8-inch e-book reader this October

08/06/2010, Asus has plans to introduce a new 8″ e-book reader that will feature a 64-grayscale TFT LCD display when October rolls around, although you won’t find any backlight accompanying this model. Despite that, it will be slapped with a $599 price...

Amazon’s 6-inch Kindle is now unavailable

07/27/2010, Could the unavailability of the 6-inch Kindle on Amazon’s website point towards the impending release of a next generation Kindle which has long been rumored to ship sometime next month? This is the first shortage of its kind since last year, where...

Amazon Kindle going for $149.99 a day

07/01/2010, Woot!, having been acquired by Amazon, is now offering the Kindle for $149.99 for a single day (with another $5 for shipping), where it is a good $40 more affordable than the actual $189 price point. Of course, as with anything else that appears on Woot!,...

Pandigital Novel eReader firmware fix to come

06/16/2010, The Pandigital Novel eReader wasn’t exactly a huge success when it was launched, since there were major firmware issues affecting it upon its release, but things do look as though they are being improved with a new firmware update for the device...

4FFF N618 EBook Reader

06/14/2010, Want an eBook reader that looks different from what everybody else out there has? You could always check out 4FFF’s N618 eBook reader, which the company claims uses Sipix electronic paper, offering over 16 contrasting gray levels. 4FFF also claims...