Creative MediaBook e-reader to take on Amazon Kindle
With the touchscreen, Internet-connected MediaBook, Creative is seemingly looking to kick Amazon's Kindle in the shins and run off with its market share
Creative is apparently planning to hop aboard the increasingly crowded ebook-reader bandwagon, with a device tentatively titled 'MediaBook'.
According to Creative fan site epiZENter.net, the company displayed a working prototype at its recent annual general meeting. Based on Creative's Zii platform, the final version of the MediaBook will offer a touchscreen, SD card slot, text-to-speech function and Internet access.