Although it has a decent feature-set, performance issues make the Kogan eBook Reader with e-Ink touchscreen impossible to recommend.
Typical price: $169.00
If you're looking for an affordable first e-reader, at first glance the Kogan looks perfectly serviceable. A quick glance under the hood, though, reveals a few performance issues that would be hard to ignore.
Typical price: $189.00
The EB101 is suffering from an acute category crisis. It's a portable media player dressed up like an ebook reader, and at the end of the day, it's not great at either task.
Typical price: $149.00
Samsung is betting the pen is mightier than the finger, as its upcoming ebook range touts a built-in electromagnetic resonance (EMR) stylus pen to write notes directly onto the display.
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The book publisher criticizes Amazon's negotiation tactics in their dispute over e-book prices.
In a letter to readers and authors, the e-commerce giants asks people to email Hachette's CEO saying they want lower e-book prices.
US District Court Judge Denise Cote originally took issue with the settlement because Apple could end up only paying $70 million.
The e-commerce company has made the book publisher a public offer: accept $9.99 e-book prices, and Amazon won't ask for more of each sale.
Some of the literary world's biggest names sign a letter opposing the e-commerce company's muscle-flexing with book publisher Hachette.
After the tech giant agrees to pay millions in the e-book price-fixing lawsuit, the presiding judge says, "I'm concerned about the terms of the settlement."