Kobo Aura One 32GB

Kobo Let Customers Help Design the Kobo Aura One

One interesting detail about the Kobo Aura One that’s easy to overlook is the fact that Kobo let a group of customers help design it. In my opinion the Kobo Aura One is one of the best ebook readers to ever get released, and it’s funny how it just happens to be the one model […]

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Kindle Personal Documents Service Explained, Easily Send Books to Your Kindle

Amazon is one of the only companies that allows users to upload ebooks and personal documents obtained from outside sources to their individual ebook accounts, making non-Amazon ebooks easily available on Kindle apps and devices, complete with syncing and backups. Amazon often gets criticized for locking everything into their own ecosystem, but when it comes […]

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Should the Next New Kindle Have Adjustable Frontlight Color?

One of the surprising things about the new Kindle Oasis 2 is the fact that it doesn’t have a frontlight with adjustable color temperature. Before the Kindle Oasis was released, I would have thought that to be a more likely feature than adding waterproofing or a larger screen, but as it turns out all frontlit […]

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Why Kindle Screens Flash and How to Turn it On and Off

Lately some people have been asking why the screen on their Kindle flashes black when turning pages and when navigating and using the menus and such. The flashing is simply a product of the way E Ink screens work. The display is composed of tiny capsules of E Ink with black and white particles that […]

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Bouye T65s

Another Boyue T65s (Likebook Air) Turns up for Pre-Order

About a month ago the 7.8-inch Likebook Plus and 6-inch Likebook Air turned up for sale from Banggood, and now they’ve got a second Likebook Air up for pre-order. It appears to be exactly the same as the other model with the exception that it has 8GB of storage space and 512MB of RAM instead […]

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What Are Your eReader Wishes for 2018?

Now that 2018 is upon us we have a whole new year of new ebook readers to look forward to, with more possibilities for innovation than ever. Perhaps a new low-power color display technology like ClearInk will start to take off. Amazon is due to release an updated Kindle Paperwhite sometime this year. Some folks […]

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Black or White Kindle

Here’s How to Disable Sleep Mode on Kindles

Recently I came across a tip mentioned over at MobileRead that I haven’t heard about before on how to disable sleep mode on Kindle ereaders. Some ebook readers have the option in settings to disable sleep, like Kobo ereaders, but Kindles don’t have that option. Kindles will automatically go to sleep after about 10 minutes […]

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Onyx Boox Max 2

Onyx Boox Max 2 Available on Amazon, 13.3-inch E Ink eReader & Monitor

The Onyx Boox Max 2 is now available to purchase on Amazon from one of Onyx’s US distributors. The current price is $799 with free shipping. That’s $100 more than the Sony DPT-RP1, but the Onyx adds a lot more features for the price, and it doubles as an ereader and an E Ink monitor […]

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