E-Books and Readers 2010 SmartPhone Articles

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HTC EVO 4G Could Be Coming to Verizon with LTE

Sprint made headlines last week when it announced the HTC EVO 4G, the first smartphone with WiMAX. According to an unconfirmed report, Verizon Wireless is going to be offering its[...]

Apple Unveils the iPad

Apple has just taken the wraps off its first tablet computer, which it has named the iPad. This upcoming device will greatly resembles a super-size iPhone or iPod touch, and[...]

Amazon Kindle 2 Now Available in Some Target Stores

In the face of competitive pressure for the Barnes & Noble nook, the Amazon Kindle is debuting today in some Target stores, the first time this electronic book reader has[...]

Barnes & Noble Introduces nook app for iPhone, iPod touch

Barnes & Noble has just released an app that allows iOS-based devices to access ebooks created for the nook eReader. This gives users access to over a million ebooks on[...]

Amazon to Open Kindle App Store, Allows DRM Opt Out

Amazon has announced that the Kindle is now open to development for select partners, and a Kindle app store will soon open. Initial partners include EA Mobile and Zagat, which[...]

New Details Emerge on Microsoft’s Folding, Dual-Screen Tablet

Microsoft apparently continues to work on its Courier project as it develops this e-book reader and digital journal. According to the latest information to leak out, this device will be[...]

Barnes & Noble Introduces nook app for Android OS

Barnes & Noble has released an app that allows Android OS-based smartphones to access ebooks created for the nook eReader. This gives users access to over a million ebooks on[...]

Significant Software Upgrade to the Barnes & Noble nook Adds Web Browser and Games

Barnes & Noble has released nook 1.3, the most important upgrade yet to the system software for its e-reader. It adds a web browser, two games, in-store sampling of books,[...]

Nintendo DSi XL Now Available, Offers Gaming and More on Two Large Screens

The Nintendo DSi XL is being released today. The "XL" stands for extra large, as this new version keeps the same clamshell shape as the earlier versions, but with dual[...]

Samsung Enters eReader Fray with the E6

Samsung announced today the upcoming U.S. availability of the Samsung E6 eReader, a device that is going to feature a 6-inch, E-ink touchscreen, and Wi-Fi. It will allow users to[...]

Readers’ Dilemma: The Kindle or the iPad

Anyone in the market for an e-book reader has a tough choice to make: do they get an Amazon Kindle, an Apple iPad, or one of the other eReaders on[...]

Kindle App for Android OS Now Available

Amazon.com has released a version of Kindle for Google's Android OS. The free application gives customers access to e-books from the online retailer's collection, bringing many of the features of[...]

Android-Based Alex eReader Now Available

Book worms can now purchase the Alex eReader from Spring Design, the latest device to enter an increasingly crowded eReader space. The Alex is a dual-screen Google Android OS-based model[...]

Verizon Introduces the LG Fathom Windows Phone

The LG Fathom is now available from Verizon Wireless. This business-oriented smartphone runs Microsoft's Windows Mobile OS, and offers a medium-size WVGA touchscreen, 1 GHz processor, sliding keyboard, and worldphone[...]

Borders New E-book Store Now Open for Android OS, BlackBerry, iPhone

Borders, one of the nation's largest booksellers, has opened an e-book store, and has just introduced apps to allow Android OS smartphones and many BlackBerrys to access its catalog of[...]

Android-Based Alex eReader Can Now Be Preordered

Book worms can now preorder the Alex eReader from Spring Design, the latest device to entrr an increasingly crowded eReader space. The Alex is a dual-screen Google Android OS-based model[...]

FDA Finds No Link Between Cell Phone Use and Cancer

In the midst of ongoing research, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is now saying that there is scientific evidence to suggest that cell phones do not pose a[...]

nook eReader Will Be in Barnes & Noble Stores this Week

The Barnes & Noble nook launched a few months ago, but it was sold only on this company's website. Starting in the middle of this week, those who want this[...]

Barnes & Noble nook Gets a Second Software Update

Barnes & Noble has begun sending out v1.2 of the system software for its nook e-book reader. Like an earlier update, this both improves the performance of this device and[...]

Barnes & Noble nook Now in Best Buy Stores

The Barnes & Noble nook launched a few months ago, but until now it has only been avaiable directly from this bookseller. Starting today, those who want this e-book reader[...]