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e-reader wars


Tablet wars heat up with new Kindle Fire HD

CNET's Kara Tsuboi talks with senior editor Donald Bell about how Amazon's new Kindle Paperwhite e-reader and Kindle Fire HD devices will impact the highly competitive tablet market.

By September 6, 2012


Barnes & Noble Nook: Firmware upgrade

A Barnes & Noble representative highlights the new offerings coming to the Nook e-book reader as of its April 2010 firmware upgrade.

April 22, 2010


British Army going to war in invisible tanks as BAE weaponises ebook readers

The British Army could disappear in the next five years -- and not because of defence cuts. Backroom boffins at BAE Systems plan to use e-ink, the technology inside the humble ebook reader, to turn tanks invisible.

By January 14, 2011


Barnes & Noble offers $50 gift card with Nook

The e-book pricing wars are heating up with Barnes & Noble throwing in a $50 gift card with its Nook eBook Reader.

By June 2, 2010


Microsoft e-book software cracked

A U.K. programmer releases software said to dismantle the anticopying technology in Microsoft Reader, setting the stage for another confrontation in the digital piracy wars.

By January 8, 2003