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Perfect ebook reader cover – The Neverending Story

I LOVE The Neverending Story–the book by Michael Ende AND the movie. I love Bastian running into a bookshop when bullies are after him. I love him reading The Neverending Story and falling into its world, and having the book … Continue reading

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Enjoying my Kindle 3 – a review

Did I mention that I bought myself a Kindle for my birthday? (The new, Kindle 3 version.) Oh yeah, I did. And I’m loving it so far. (grinning) I got myself the Kindle 3G (Free 3G + Wi-Fi, 6), which … Continue reading

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Astak EZ Reader on sale until end of Sept

I just saw that Astak’s 5″ EZ Reader is on sale at $199 until the end of September. That’s one of the best prices for an e-ink reader I’ve seen, especially one that has 20-plus open formats, including PDF, DOC, … Continue reading

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new slim ebook reader

Another new ebook reader is coming onto the market, this one from Merlin Digital. They tote it as the slimmest ebook reader available. (Excuse me while I get excited; I’m a gadget/tech nerd, as well as a book nerd. 🙂 … Continue reading

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Amazon ebooks has a rival

Amazon seems to have the largest piece of the ebook market with their Kindle, immediate Kindle downloads, and extensive bookstore that people go to already. Well, now they have some competition–in Barnes & Noble. Barnes & Noble has opened an … Continue reading

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Sony’s next version of eBook Library compatibly for Macs

For those of you with Macs who like ebook readers, this should come as good news–Sony’s next version of their eBook Library software will be compatible with Macs as well as PCs. It will be available some time in the … Continue reading

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New affordable ebook reader on the market!

There’s a new, more affordable ebook reader out, to compete with all the others! Cool-er e-book reader, which uses the same e-ink technology (easy to read, even in direct sunlight), but is almost 60% lighter than the current e-readers out … Continue reading

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e-ink ebook reader for $200!

According to MobileRead, a vendor is finally coming out with a $200 or lower priced e-ink ebook reader–a 5″ mini BeBook. This is exciting news for many of us who needed the price to come down before we’d buy an … Continue reading

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Amazon has acquired Stanza ebook reader

Did you know that Amazon has acquired Stanza, the hugely popular ebook reader for the iPod and iPod Touch? Yep, they have. Part of what made Stanza so popular, besides being free, was its ability to read multiple ebook formats, … Continue reading

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The first color ebook reader is available for purchase–at $1000

The first color ebook reader is now available for consumers in Japan–FLEPia by Fujitsu–at a $1000 price tag. That’s too much for most people in the market for an ebook, but eventually the technology will get cheaper and the general … Continue reading

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