Onyx Boox Max

Onyx Boox Max with 13.3″ E Ink Screen Coming Soon

The new set of 9.7-inch Onyx Boox N96 ereaders aren’t the only new devices that Onyx is getting set to release soon. Onyx also has a 13.3-inch ereader in the works called the Onyx Boox Max that is said to be getting released sometime in the next couple of months. For some reason Onyx doesn’t […]

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Onyx Boox N96

New Onyx Boox N96 and N96ML with Android 4.0 and 9.7″ E Ink Screens

Onyx has a couple of new 9.7-inch E Ink ereaders that are getting set for release soon, the Boox N96 and N96ML. The funny thing about them is they are basically the exact same as the Onyx Boox M96, except they have a new design and a few upgrades. There are two versions of the […]

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The Sea Queen

10 Free Kindle eBooks and Kindle Deals – Feb 3

Here’s another mid-week roundup of 10 free highly-rated Kindle books. Amazon is also running some sales on select Fire devices. Please note that the free Kindle ebooks listed below are free as of February 3rd, 2016. Most of these titles are free for a limited time only and will expire in a few days before […]

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New Kindle Homescreen

Major Update for Kindle eReaders Rolling Out – Version 5.7.2

Amazon has issued a new software update for Kindle ereaders that includes a number of significant changes, including a new homescreen layout, a new OpenDyslexic font choice, a new quick actions menu, and improved book recommendations. The update, version 5.7.2, is now available for the Kindle Voyage, the current entry-level Kindle, and the Kindle Paperwhite […]

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Kindle iOS App

Kindle App for iOS Updated to Version 4.17

Yesterday Amazon updated the Kindle for iOS app to version 4.17. The update adds support for interactive magazines on the iPad for some US magazine titles. Interactive magazines contain enhanced content like videos, audio clips and slideshows. The update also adds support for the new iPad Pro, which has a 12.9-inch screen with a resolution […]

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New Kindle Layout

Are You Happy with New Kindle Typesetting and Layout Engine?

Amazon started rolling out a new typesetting and layout engine for Kindle books last May to improve text layout and to add new features like hyphens, kerning, and drop caps. Amazon also introduced a new font called Bookerly that was designed specifically for reading ebooks on digital screens (there’s an E Ink version and an […]

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Fire HD Readers Edition tablet

Fire HD 8 Reader’s Edition on Sale for $199, Actually a Good Deal Now

I don’t understand Amazon sometimes. I happened to notice that they have their new Fire HD 8 Reader’s Edition bundle on sale for $199, which is $50 off the regular price. Yet Amazon doesn’t advertise this deal anywhere on their dedicated deals pages. Whatever… It’s a limited time offer that doesn’t say anywhere when it […]

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Kobo Aura Front

New Open Box Kobo Auras Going for $68

I happened to come across a listing yesterday with a seller offering some Kobo Auras on eBay for $67.95. The item condition is listed as “new open box”, so they were most likely demo units or leftover stock. Either way they are the version with the magenta-colored back. Kobo dropped the price of the Aura […]

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