Faster Forward: E-Books


Posted at 06:03 PM ET, 09/15/2011

AmazonLocal headed to Kindle with ads

Amazon’s Kindle with Special Offers is now also a coupon portal.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  06:03 PM ET, 09/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 09/12/2011

Amazon aims for book rental service, report says

Amazon is reportedly in talks with publishers to launch a book rental service.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:16 AM ET, 09/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:44 PM ET, 07/07/2011

Kindle, Nook subscriptions now include NYTimes.com access

After months, Kindle and Nook finally deliver on promise to scale the New York Times paywall.

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Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 06/28/2011

Nook Simple Touch Reader review: a novel e-reader

The size, screen and battery life make the Nook Simple Touch a breeze to use.

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Posted at 04:20 PM ET, 06/27/2011

Book lovers adopting e-readers at faster rates

Twice as many adults owned e-readers in May 2011 as in November 2010.

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Tags:  Digital Culture, e-Books

Posted at 11:26 AM ET, 05/25/2011

Kindle 3G now comes with ads, too

Amazon introduced a cheaper, ad-supported version of its Kindle 3G

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Tags:  Online shopping, e-Books

Posted at 11:23 AM ET, 05/24/2011

Barnes & Noble unveils new Nook

The major bookstore introduced its new 6-inch, lightweight, black-and-white reader on Tuesday.

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Posted at 01:39 PM ET, 05/03/2011

Report: Amazon moving ahead on tablet

Amazon may be moving ahead with its plans for a tablet due in late 2011.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  01:39 PM ET, 05/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 04/25/2011

Nook Color, now with Froyo, apps, Flash support

Barnes & Noble released a new update to the Nook Color on Monday.

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Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 04/20/2011

Amazon announces Kindle, library partnership

You’ll soon be able to borrow e-books from your local library.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:46 AM ET, 04/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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