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Best e-book readers

Looking for an e-book reader? You have more choices than ever before--though the number of models we

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Nook GlowLight e-ink e-reader

While it doesn't necessarily beat the Kindle Paperwhite, the $119 Nook GlowLight is an excellent e-reader that's strongly worth considering if you don't want to buy into the Amazon ecosystem.

By Nov. 6, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Nov. 6, 2013

MSRP: $119.00

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Kindle Paperwhite (2013) e-reader

While the "all-new" Paperwhite may seem like an unspectacular upgrade on the surface, it's a clear improvement over the original Paperwhite and arguably the best e-reader currently available.

By Sep. 27, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Sep. 27, 2013

MSRP: $119.00

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Amazon Kindle Fire HD (2013)

The 2013 Kindle Fire HD works perfectly as an e-reader with a few extra tablet features, but users looking to take full advantage of Amazon's ecosystem should pay more for the Fire HDX.

By Nov. 1, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Nov. 1, 2013
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Kobo Aura e-reader

With its more portable design, the Kobo Aura is a worthwhile -- albeit pricier -- Kindle Paperwhite alternative for EPUB fans who don't want to be tied to Amazon's proprietary ecosystem.

By Oct. 17, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 17, 2013
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Kindle for Android

With convenient features like Send to Kindle and Shelfari integration, Kindle for Android is a rock-solid e-reader app, especially for anyone already invested in the Amazon ecosystem.

By May. 2, 2013

4.5 stars Editor's rating May. 2, 2013

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Turn a cracked Nexus 7 into an e-book reader

Wondering what to do with a cracked Android tablet? CNET's Donald Bell shows you how to turn the damaged device into a dedicated e-book reader.

By Jul. 13, 2013

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Amazon Kindle (2012)

The $69 Amazon Kindle is an excellent no-frills e-book reader for anyone who’s willing to forgo a built-in light or a touch screen.

By Nov. 13, 2012

3.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 13, 2012
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How do you use your tablet? (poll)

Is it just a glorified e-reader? A laptop replacement? Or do you use it to suck down media content like there's no tomorrow? Vote in our poll!

By Feb. 25, 2013

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Friday Poll: Do you still use a desktop computer?

Are desktops really going the way of dinosaurs? Tell us if a desktop still has a place in your personal computing ecosystem.

By Feb. 7, 2014

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Reading poolside? Which do you choose: A tablet or an e-reader?

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains why an e-reader may be better suited for outdoor reading than a tablet. And she also clarifies how spectrum frequencies are likely affecting wireless coverage.

By Jul. 2, 2013