E-Readers

By Joseph Palenchar On Feb 6 2014 - 2:24pm

San Diego – Sony is getting out of the e-book business in North America after announcing last October that it would not offer its e-reader anymore to U.S.

By Doug Olenick On Sep 3 2013 - 5:00pm

Seattle – Amazon today rolled out its sixth-generation e-reader, the Kindle Paperwhite.

Two versions of the e-reader are on tap. The basic Paperwhite

By Doug Olenick On Mar 13 2013 - 2:20pm

Framingham, Mass. — The booming growth experienced by the tablet category is continuing to hamstring the once white hot stand-alone e-reader category.

Alan Wolf On Sep 20 2012 - 4:30pm

Bentonville, Ark. – Walmart is phasing out Amazon.com’s Kindle line of e-readers and tablets.

 A memo sent to Walmart store managers dated

Doug Olenick On Aug 21 2012 - 10:21am

New York – Barnes & Noble posted a $41 million loss for its fiscal first quarter as Nook sales remained almost flat for the period.

The loss

TWICE Staff On Aug 16 2012 - 2:49pm

San Diego — Sony introduced today a new Reader (model PRS-T2), a 6-inch e-reader with a touchscreen optimized for long-term reading.

The unit is

Joseph Palenchar On Aug 14 2012 - 9:20am

New York – Barnes & Noble dropped the prices of its Nook Tablet and Nook Color e-reader/tablet.

The Nook Tablet is now available at $179 for

By Doug Olenick And Joseph Palenchar On Jun 6 2011 - 4:01am
NEW YORK – E-reader suppliers launched new ereaders at lower prices and reduced the prices on existing models in time for the summertime outdoorreading season.
By Doug Olenick On Dec 20 2010 - 6:01am
STAMFORD, CONN. — Connected ereader sales are projected to hit 11 million units in 2011, according to Gartner.

The category has experienced
By Alan Wolf On Mar 12 2010 - 10:53am
LAS VEGAS — E-book readers have reached critical mass as evidenced at last month’s International CES, where more than two dozen exhibitors vied for a piece of a