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Qualcomm invests up to $2 billion in Mirasol color eReader displays

08/20/2010, Qualcomm has reportedly coughed up to $2 billion of their cash to invest in a new low power eReader display that will boast a faster refresh rate compared to E Ink, not to mention the ability to display color as well. Known as the Mirasol display, it...

B&N Rebrands Its Nook eReader Software For Various Platforms

08/17/2010, Barnes & Noble’s eBook reader for the iPad, iPhone, and PC, have gotten an overhaul, and is updated with new apps, features, and also sports a new branding. From now on, it’ll be called the Nook for iPad, Nook for iPhone, and Nook for PC....

Sony to out new Reader devices in due time

08/13/2010, Sony looks set to introduce a couple more touchscreen-enabled Sony Reader devices, namely the PRS-350 and PRS-650 which will feature E-Ink technology. Those who tend to keep abreast with the latest developments in product refresh cycles will notice that...

Fairmont Hotels offer Kobo ebook reader for guests

08/11/2010, Perhaps you want to have some time out just for yourself the next time you check into a hotel? Fairmont Hotels will definitely keep bookworms happy, as they will be throwing in a Kobo ebook reader for select guests at select properties. We’re...

Plastic Logic to release second-generation ProReader instead

08/10/2010, The Plastic Logic QUE product has yet to hit the market after so many delays and hiccups, and decided to do the next best thing. Instead of pursuing it indefinitely to turn it into the hardware version of Duke Nukem Forever, Plastic Logic decided to...

UK Kindle Store now open

08/05/2010, Amazon.co.uk has started to ship its recently announced Kindle to folks living in the UK, and in the process have also opened the UK Kindle Store. This means £149 will net you the 3G model, while for £30 less, the Wi-Fi-only model can be...

Copia offers more than just a $99 e-reader

07/29/2010, Forget about the super cheap e-reader that was announced by Copia earlier today – the company has more than just that up their sleeves. In fact, Copia has lined up a couple more LCD tablets alongside a same number of E-ink readers that will somewhat...

enTourage Partners With Publishers To Enter Education Market

07/22/2010, The education market is always an interesting one, and now enTourage has announced three major deals with publishers that will see thousands of new book titles be offered for its dual-screen eDGe eReader. The publishers include Cengage Learning,...

Elonex 710RB e-reader to hit the market this August

07/15/2010, Looking for a new e-reader, but am not quite sure which model you would be looking for? The Elonex 710RB e-reader might just fit the bill then, although if you want one you will need to wait until this August after having its launch date announced....

Pandigital Novel ereader hacked

07/13/2010, Ebook readers are getting more and more popular these days, so it is no surprise to see some rather enterprising people out there who want to try to extract the full potential out of said device. The Pandigital Novel is one of the ebook reader candidates,...

FCC approves Acer Lumiread E-Reader

07/11/2010, The FCC has just approved Acer’s upcoming Lumiread e-reader, although the papers did not include pictures as well as a user manual, so there is no way to garner additional information unless you work in the FCC itself and decide to spill the beans...

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!,...

Plastic Logic QUE proReader delayed Again

06/25/2010, Although there are so many e-readers in the market these days, what’s more with having another one hit the market? For those who are looking forward to the Plastic Logic QUE proReader, you will be disappointed to know that its June 24 release date...