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Amazon Kindle Paperwhite Ships
2012-10-01 20:58:06

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online One of the world´s toughest-to-pronounce gadgets has begun shipping to American households today after being announced during a September 6th press event. The Amazon Kindle Paperwhite e-reader is the result of a marriage between the famous and highly regarded e-ink display and an often-strenuous backlit display. Together, this screen is said to offer the best of both worlds: Easy-to-read, crisp text, either day or night,...

2012-09-09 23:03:54

These new devices are available for International Shipping from the World's largest e-Reader Store Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) September 09, 2012 Amazon has just announced a family of new devices that are taking the world by storm! The new Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Paperwhite glowing e-Reader are available for international customers at Shop e-Readers. The new Kindle Fire HD 8.9 features a 8.9-inch, 1920 x 1200 display (254 ppi). One of the great aspects of the screen is that it is high-res and...

State Department Cancels Kindle Contract
2012-08-17 12:06:53

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The US State Department is now turning back on a contract they forged with Amazon 2 months ago - a deal which would have earned the Seattle company $16.5 Million and the US government a load of Kindle Touches to hand out to US embassies the world over. Today, the State Department canceled this contract in an announcement on their website. “US Department of State solicitation (Request for Proposals) SAQMMA12R0272 for...

Amazon Rumored To Release Next-Gen Kindle Fire Next Month
2012-06-27 13:41:57

John Neumann for redOrbit.com You might want to wait a little longer to purchase that Kindle Fire you've had your eye on as a new report indicates that Amazon is putting the finishing touches on a new model, writes Angela Moscaritolo for PC Magazine. Although Amazon has not confirmed the story,  the online retailer is reportedly eyeing July 31 for a Kindle Fire 2 launch event. DigiTimes cites sources in the “upstream supply chain” and mentioned that Amazon would be...

2011-12-06 08:00:00

Top picks include the Barnes & Noble Nook, Amazon Kindle Touch, Sony Reader Wi-Fi, and Kobo eReader Touch -- all with E Ink Pearl screens and at least 2GB of internal memory. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 06, 2011 Cheapism.com, a review site dedicated to finding quality low-cost products, has identified the best ereaders under $150. The new Amazon Kindle Touch bests other cheap ereaders with 4GB of internal storage but lacks the option for external memory; instead it allows users to...

Latest E Ink Reference Libraries

Cybook Gen3
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Cybook Gen3 is an e-Reader designed for reading e-books, e-news, and for listening to audio books or MP3 music. It was produced by Bookeen, a French company, and released on October 29, 2007. The display is a six-inch E-Ink screen using 166 dpi, black and white, 2-bit grayscale and on the gold edition 8-bit grayscale was used. The screen is readable under sunlight and only uses the battery for turning pages, giving it 8,000 page flips of battery life. The Gen3 uses a 200MHz CPU;...

Kobo Touch
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Kobo Touch is an eReader device produced by Kobo Inc., from China, revealed on May 23, 2011, and released in the U.S. on June 10, 2011. It is the third generation eReader from Kobo, and contained improvements from the previous versions. The Kobo Touch included 15 free previews of select books instead of 100 public domain books that were included on the previous versions. Other improvements were an E Ink pearl screen, faster CPU, and it was smaller and lighter. The display is a six-inch...

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