Kindle name is dropped from Amazon's family of tablets to strengthen ties to the rest of its burgeoning hardware line.
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.
Bookshelves towering floor to ceiling filled with weighty tomes, or one book-sized device holding hundreds of "books" in electronic form — which one of these options for the voracious reader creates the least damaging environmental footprint?
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A new book about 10 mystery entrepreneurs aims to hook readers with its serial format. Authors Jason Hiner and Lyndsey Gilpin explain why they chose this digital age publishing route.
After a long delay and reports of its demise, Qualcomm's promising Mirasol display technology finally finds its way into an actual shipping product: Korea's Kyobo e-reader.
The new 10.1-inch device launches with an introductory price of $300 and includes over $200 in Nook content.
In its latest quarter, the bookseller narrows its adjusted losses in its struggling Nook digital division by $50 million.
Mahesh Veerina, president of the bookseller's Nook consumer business, says its strategy for selling Nook devices remains intact, even as the company plans to split in 2015.
Amazon says it has a catalog of more than 240,000 apps and games, available in 200 countries on multiple devices.