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e-reader wars

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Google steps up e-commerce war with Amazon, report says

The search giant plans to go after Amazon in an effort to beef up product search and e-commerce offerings. Google's first target: groceries.

By July 7, 2014

Review

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.

November 6, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating November 6, 2013

MSRP: $119.00

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Star Wars Pinball for Android

Whether you're a fan of "Star Wars" or pinball, or both, this game is a visual delight that's worth its price.

March 5, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating March 5, 2013

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Amazon's big bet: How a smartphone intensifies war with Apple, Google

The online retailer treads into new territory that will test its strategy of selling products at cost.

By June 16, 2014

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'Taxi drivers aren't against change': How Hailo is taking on Uber in the taxi app wars

We flagged down Caspar Woolley, the co-founder of international taxi app Hailo, to talk taxis, apps, and Uber.

By July 11, 2014

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Aereo keeps the legal war going despite Supreme Court loss

The streaming-TV startup's new legal tack embraces the ruling against it, arguing that the decision means Aereo deserves the same copyright license cable companies get.

By July 9, 2014

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Key Samsung lawyer sees patent war ending soon -- with Apple getting nothing

Samsung may have been found to infringe some of Apple’s patents, but the iPhone maker won’t see any money from the latest verdict, predicts Samsung’s outspoken attorney.

By May 8, 2014

Review

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.

November 1, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating November 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.

October 17, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 17, 2013
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In patent war, Apple and Samsung may both be losers

The world’s largest makers of smartphones were awarded damages in their patent trial. But their reputations likely took a hit.

By May 4, 2014