31 Results for

e-reader wars

Article

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

Article

The Force is strong in this 'Star Wars' comics bundle

A huge collection, priced $15 or less depending on which tier you want. Plus: Three bonus deals!

By October 16, 2014

Article

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

Article

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

Article

Lexar joins CFast 2.0 party with 3333X flash-memory card

The flash card maker now supports both of the new high-end flash card formats. Its CFast 2.0 cards reach 256GB capacity, and it's got a card reader, too.

By January 7, 2014

Article

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

Article

Amazon, Barnes & Noble go tit for tat in tablet wars

In effort to increase their share of the tablet pie, Amazon and B&N are running frequent specials on their Kindle and Nook devices this holiday season.

By December 11, 2012

Article

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

Article

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

Video

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