The online retail giant acquires Liquavista, a screen tech company that made a splash at the 2011 CES with its color e-reader.
The company is reportedly trying to sell Liquavista, a firm it acquired in January 2011, for less than $100 million.
In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains why an e-reader may be better suited for outdoor reading than a tablet. And she also clarifies how spectrum frequencies are likely affecting wireless coverage.
On 3 December, Sony Japan will be launching the DPT-S1: a 13.3-inch E Ink reader for PDFs, aimed at the student market.
Before Christmas, Kobo will be launching the second e-reader in its Aura line, as well as three new Arc tablets in different sizes.
Sony has announced that its newest e-reader will be arriving in Australia for a suggested retail price of AU$149.
A new Sony Reader is on the way, according to documents pertaining to compliance testing on the US Federal Communications Commission website.
Amazon has introduced a new version of its Paperwhite e-reader, now available for pre-order.
That's $30 less than the cheapest Kindle, which lacks a touch screen and includes ads. Plus, the Mini can fit in your pocket.
Take a look at our roundup of the finest ebook readers on the market, across a range of prices.