Tag Archives: epub
Gemei GM2000 eReader gives you color LCD or E-Ink on the cheap

Gemei GM2000 eReader gives you color LCD or E-Ink on the cheap

Don’t expect the Asian eReader market to take a breather despite the recent American market price shakeup (which is far from over). Although most of these eReaders have been in planning for months (or, as is the habit from some Shenzhen companies, weeks), there won’t be much, if any, ebb in the tide in the [...]

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Review of the Bookeen Cybook Opus Color

Review of the Bookeen Cybook Opus Color

When we heard that Bookeen was releasing a new version of their Cybook Opus eReader, this time calling it the Cybook Opus Color, we were a little giddy. What color screen technology will they be using, we pondered? Maybe they’ve been in talks with Mirasol or Liquavista or Bridgestone to provide a reflective color experience, [...]

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The Million-E Culture MReader offers touchscreen, 3G, iPhone look

Here’s a video by Charbax from ARMDevices showing off the Million-E Culture MReader eReader which offers a resistive touchscreen, WiFi and 3G connection and a eerily similar iPod Touch/iPhone look for around $220. The MReader has a 6-inch 600 x 800 resolution resistive touchscreen with 16 shades of grayscale along with SD card which can [...]

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Kindle’s death sentence commuted: Why the iPad will fail as an eReader

Kindle’s death sentence commuted: Why the iPad will fail as an eReader

It’s a question that we’ve pondered for quite some time. What will happen to eReaders when Apple releases their long awaited tablet? After all, why buy a dedicated device for eReading when you have a multi-function device that offers color, a larger screen and everything else? Of course the answers to those questions rested on [...]

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Everyone missed the $109 Menq tablet MID at CES. Everyone but Charbax.

It’s amazing that with the sheer amount of coverage by all the major tech blogs that we didn’t hear about every piece of tablet tech at CES this year. But here we are nearly 10 days after the event opened and it’s the first time we’ve heard of the Menq tablet MID — a tablet [...]

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Camangi launches website for WebStation, spills the details on their tablet PC

Camangi launches website for WebStation, spills the details on their tablet PC

Camangi went live with the launch of Camangi-WebStation.com this morning. In addition to links to their Android apps marketplace page, CamangiMarket.com, they released full details on their 7-inch Android running WebStation tablet PC. If you missed the Camangi WebStation announcement that we posted over the weekend, catch up here. Aside from the base specs mentioned [...]

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JCPenney to begin selling color LCD screen eReader – the Simplicit.E.Reader

JCPenney to begin selling color LCD screen eReader – the Simplicit.E.Reader

A sleuthy poster over at MobileRead.com found a preliminary product page on JCPenney.com for a 5-inch color backlit LCD eReader on sale for $129.99. The Simplicit.E.Reader (easily snagging “worst eReader title of 2009″ from the EnTourage eDGe) has 1GB of memory with an expandable SD card slot and USB port. It supports ePub and PDF [...]

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The iRiver Story eBook joins the eReader fray

The iRiver Story eBook joins the eReader fray

Another day another eReader. Today it’s the iRiver Story and it looks like iRiver is trying to copy Amazon’s success by making, well, something that looks almost exactly like the Kindle 2. Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery (it has a 6″ screen and QWERTY keyboard), but iRiver isn’t satisfied with stopping there. [...]

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