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[22 Mar 2010 | No Comment | ]

OverDrive announced a set of new digital content offerings and other enhancements which will increase the quality and usage of its library services. OverDrive’s Open eBooks feature will include eBooks in EPUB and PDF from big publishing houses to its libraries.

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[21 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

One of the power-sellers of paperbacks, Barnes and Noble have announced the release of a dual-screen e-book reader called the Nook. Based on Google’s Android operating system, it’s due for release sometime in November…

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[21 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

World’s best bookseller, Barnes and Noble, today unleashed its new eBook reader, the Nook, which will be available by the end of next month and can read almost every file format including the most popular, PDF.

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[20 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

Adobe and Barnes announces further advancement for eBook distribution by joining hands to standardize the open EPUB and PDF eBooks and collaborating on a content protection standard based on Barnes & Noble and Adobe technology. Barnes and Noble will make all their content available to customers in PDF, which is one of the most compatible and secure file formats.

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[7 Aug 2009 | No Comment | ]

Astak released its latest Pocket Pro E-book Reader supported by Adobe with its trademark Adobe Digital Editions software.

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[29 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

According to a Brad Stone blog post at the New York Times Bits blog, Amazon will introduce the next generation of its popular Kindle reader in New York City on February 9. It’s great to see that the release of the new Kindle, and other electronic reading devices, are getting so much attention at the moment. Here’s a roundup of some of the news relating to the Kindle 2.0: 

Amazon’s Kindle 2 Will Debut Feb. 9
A look at the new Kindle’s (possible) design features
Amazon Set To Unveil Kindle 2.0 : MediaBytes …

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[22 Dec 2008 | 3 Comments | ]

Foxit Software, famous for their Adobe Reader alternative Foxit Reader, has entered the eBook Reader race with the release of Foxit eSlick. A competively priced (US$229.99 direct, US$259.99 rrp) alternative to the Kindle and Sony Reader, eSlick uses Foxit’s PDF viewer technology to let users read PDFs on the electronic reading device.

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[22 Dec 2008 | 3 Comments | ]

Foxit Software, famous for their Adobe Reader alternative Foxit Reader, has entered the eBook Reader race with the release of Foxit eSlick. A competively priced (US$229.99 direct, US$259.99 rrp) alternative to the Kindle and Sony Reader, eSlick uses Foxit’s PDF viewer technology to let users read PDFs on the electronic reading device.
All-in-all the specs for the eSlick are quite similar to its competitors. It uses E-ink technology for the display, has a 600 x 800 screen, includes 128MB of RAM, weights 6.4 ounces (180 grams) and measures 7.4 inches x 4.7 …

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[29 Oct 2008 | One Comment | ]

Courtesy of Ian P. Christian, a review of BeBook, an E-Ink reader: