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2014-12-24 23:01:57

eReflect shares some benefits of e­reading with its dedicated blog readers and notes that one of e­reading’s major benefits is that it encourages people to read more books and read

2014-05-08 23:00:33

Recent technology trends have helped create the largely favorable purchasing environment in the e-reader market, especially with technological improvements increasing the number of viable substitutes;

2014-03-26 23:04:03

The popular PadPillow Pillow Stand from IPEVO recently garnered over 230 5-star ratings from online retailer Amazon.

2014-01-21 23:02:40

As competition from internet-based retailers intensifies, the Book Stores industry is turning to e-books and e-readers to salvage sales.

Barnes & Noble Revamps Book GlowLight E-Reader
2013-10-30 18:40:06

Barnes & Noble has unveiled their latest version of the Nook GlowLight, their black-and-white e-reader.

2013-10-17 23:19:07

Worldreader receives grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to discover if e-readers and local books in Africa’s libraries help eradicate illiteracy in the developing world.

E-readers Help Dyslexic Students
2013-09-19 06:12:20

E-readers, such as Amazon’s Kindle or the Barnes & Noble Nook, are more effective than paper for those with dyslexia. Less than an issue of the electronic screen, researchers say the shortened lines of text often found in e-books are less likely to become jumbled in a person’s mind.

Microsoft May Be Adding E-Readers To Its Hardware Portfolio
2013-05-09 10:53:07

Microsoft entered the tablet game last autumn with their first entry: the Surface tablet. Now one news source is saying the Redmond, Washington-based company may be looking to add e-readers to its hardware lineup as well as expand their digital content distribution.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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