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Japan's Rakuten buys maker of Borders' e-reader

Rakuten, the Japanese company behind Buy.com, picks up the third-place e-reader maker, Kobo, for more than $300 million, shortly after its major U.S. seller goes under.

By November 8, 2011

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Borders shelves store feature in iOS e-reader app

The first of the big e-reader apps has conformed to Apple's new policy, the enforcement of which was supposed to begin a week ago.

By July 8, 2011

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Rakuten snaps up messaging app maker Viber for $900M

The Japanese e-commerce giant says that the maker of popular voice and messaging apps "perfectly complements" its digital strategy.

By February 14, 2014

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Borders sale: $60 Kobo Wireless e-reader

During a Borders liquidation sale at one store, the Kobo Wireless e-reader has been spotted with a closeout price of $59.99.

By March 19, 2011

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Ask us: where to get ebooks

One of the questions we're most commonly asked about e-readers is where in Australia one can obtain ebooks.

By September 11, 2012

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An e-reader or tablet for Christmas?

In this Ask Maggie, I help a reader decide between an e-reader and a tablet for a Christmas gift and note that the Kindle Fire and Nook Tablet are not available outside the U.S.

By December 6, 2011

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All Borders stores closing down

Borders has sent an email to customers advising that all stores in Australia will be closing down.

By June 1, 2011

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Inkling takes on Amazon, Apple with new e-book publishing tool

The startup, founded by a former Apple executive, also has allowed users to search via Google within titles made using its technology.

By February 12, 2013

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Get an Aluratek Libre color e-reader for $109.95

It's not quite a Nook Color, but it does let you read e-books (in color), listen to music, watch videos, and more--all for a fraction of the price.

By March 18, 2011

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Wal-Mart fires Kindle, kicks it out of its store

A vast majority of Kindle sales, however, still come from the Amazon Web site.

By September 20, 2012