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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,[...] Read full article

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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[...] Read full article

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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[...] Read full article

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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[...] Read full article

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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[...] Read full article

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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[...] Read full article

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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[...] Read full article

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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[...] Read full article

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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[...] Read full article

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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[...] Read full article