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Best e-book readers of 2014

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

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B&N prepping new tablet with 'revolutionary screen technology'

A credible source has told CNET that Barnes & Noble is set to release a new 7-inch Nook Tablet this fall with a slick new proprietary display technology.

By July 17, 2012

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Amazon launches free e-book borrowing for Prime members

With an Amazon Prime membership, Kindle owners can now borrow certain e-books for free as frequently as a book a month, with no due dates.

By November 2, 2011

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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

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RIP e-book readers? Rise of tablets drives e-reader drop

IHS iSuppli says the e-book reader market is on an "alarmingly precipitous decline" -- likely down 36 percent this year and 27 percent next year -- as tablet sales soar.

By December 12, 2012

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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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Copia announces $99 color e-reader

Hot on the heels of Amazon's unveiling of its next-generation Kindles, Copia has announced a $99 e-reader that it says will ship this fall.

By July 29, 2010

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Cool-er e-reader put on ice?

According to a Dutch site, Interead, the company the makes the Cool-er e-reader, is in the process of being liquidated.

By July 8, 2010

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Google closes the book on Reader, announces July 1 sunset

The beloved service, which has suffered increasing neglect as the popularity of RSS declined, is going away.

By March 13, 2013

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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

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BlackBerry Z10

Though it's not quite enough to draw committed iPhone or Android owners, the BlackBerry Z10's modern design and features give BlackBerry fans what they've hungered for.

January 30, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating January 30, 2013