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Kindle for the iPhone and iPod Touch

Don’t have a Kindle, but want to read Kindle eBooks? Now you can, if you have an iPhone or an iPod Touch. Amazon has just released a free Kindle iPhone app that allows users to read Kindle ebooks on their … Continue reading

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New Kindle revealed today, launches Feb 24

Ebook reader enthusiasts will be interested to know that Amazon’s Kindle 2.0 was unveiled today. The new version of Amazon’s ebook reader has a slimmer design, sharper graphics (16 shades of grey versus 4 on teh original), and seven times … Continue reading

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Dual-display ebook reader

It’s still very early days–this reader is just a prototype–but researchers at Maryland and Berkeley Universities have created an ebook reader with dual displays that has some of the things readers love about paper books. With this reader, you can … Continue reading

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Rumors were wrong – no new Kindle this year

It turns out the rumors about a new, redesigned Kindle was wrong. Craig Berman, Amazon.com’s chief spokesperson, told the New York Times: “One thing I can tell you for sure is that there will be no new version of the … Continue reading

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Sony Reader now allows pdfs – expanding choice of ebooks

Through a recent software upgrade, Sony now allows Sony Readers to read .pdfs, instead of just their proprietary ebooks. This is a great move, opening up the ebook world for Sony Readers. It means that there are a wealth of … Continue reading

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