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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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CNET answers your Kindle Fire questions

CNET Senior Editor Donald Bell answers your questions about the Amazon Kindle Fire tablet.

By November 14, 2011

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Sony Reader Touch Edition PRS-600

While it's an improvement to the company's previous touch-screen model, Sony's Reader Touch Edition PRS-600 is saddled with a screen that's short on contrast and prone to glare--and it lacks the wireless convenience of Amazon's identically priced Kindle.

September 11, 2009

3 stars Editors' rating September 11, 2009
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Sony Reader Pocket Edition PRS-300

While Sony Reader Pocket Edition PRS-300 has a basic feature set, its $200 price tag, compact size, and Epub file compatibility make it an appealing e-book reader.

September 8, 2009

3 stars Editors' rating September 8, 2009
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Cool-er e-book reader

The Cool-er e-book reader has some nice pluses and costs less than the Kindle, but it's not as big a bargain as we hoped it would be.

June 2, 2009

2 stars Editors' rating June 2, 2009

MSRP: $250.00

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Turn a cracked Nexus 7 into an e-book reader

Wondering what to do with a cracked Android tablet? CNET's Donald Bell shows you how to turn the damaged device into a dedicated e-book reader.

By July 13, 2013

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Reading poolside? Which do you choose: A tablet or an e-reader?

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.

By July 2, 2013

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Hands-on with Sharper Image's Literati eReader

Due arrive in October, the Literati is an inexpensive color e-reader aimed at the mass market that will have a large retail presence this holiday season. CNET Executive Editor David Carnoy gets an early look at it.

By September 16, 2010

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Borders taking preorders on $150 Kobo eReader

Hoping to gain a foothold in the nascent e-reader arena, Borders is selling the relatively inexpensive Kobo. It ships June 17.

By May 7, 2010

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China's Hanwang unveils new e-book reader

Chinese e-reader vendor Hanwang joins forces with chipmaker Marvell to introduce a new mass market device for its homeland and beyond.

By June 1, 2010

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9 things you should know about surge protectors

They vary a lot in price, but all surge protectors aim to do one thing: protect your gear against power spike-related damage. Here are nine things you should know before you start looking.

By July 30, 2014