Sony Reader

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Name: Sony Reader
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 27 mins ago - 2 reports

Fairfax Business Briefcase, 9/18/14 edition

News of business and economic development across the county:FAIRFAX STAYS NO. 2 IN TRAVELER SPENDING: It’ll have to be a chant of “We’re No. 2” for Fairfax County again this year, when it comes to tourism and business-traveler spending in the commonw ... [Published Inside Nova - 27 mins ago]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

KONINKLIJKE AHOLD : Bol.com and Kobo join forces to revolutionize digital reading

Bol.com, the largest provider of eBooks in the Netherlands and Belgium, has joined forces with Kobo, one of the world's fastest-growing eReading services, to revolutionize how readers enjoy digital books by introducing the world's most seamless shopping ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Sony, the catch-up king

Sony's not making PCs any more. It recently announced it wouldn't be making new e-readers , either. The company's also taking a long hard look at the TV business that it dominated for decades. In the '90s, its TVs stood up alongside the Discman, Walkman ... [Published Engadget - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

Digital Bookmobile rolls into London this month

The Digital Bookmobile National Tour, which showcases Overdrive, the free eBook service available through London Public Library, is coming to the Forest City.The tour rolls into Cherryhill Village Mall on Tuesday, Sept. 16, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. At this ... [Published My Kawartha - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Library announces fall lineup of free computer classes

Free computer classes will be offered this fall at the Thousand Oaks libraries to anyone age 14 and up.Due to limitations in class size, registration is required and students may be required to share a computer.Registration is in person at the reference ... [Published Thousand Oaks Acorn - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Digital Bookmobile National Tour to showcase Willoughby-Eastlake Public Library Aug. 20

The Digital Bookmobile National Tour will showcase Willoughby-Eastlake Public Library’s free eBook service from noon to 6 p.m. Aug. 20 at Willowick Library, 263 E. 305 St.Readers of all ages may learn how to access eBooks from the library through interactive ... [Published News-Herald - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Writing may be on wall for e-readers

AND then there were two …. ah yes, indeed: Sony of Japan the other day announced it was pulling out of the e-book reader market. It has decided to end production of its PRS-TR Reader device, confirming an earlier report that it would be closing its e-book ... [Published The Australian - Aug 11 2014]
Entities: E-book, E-Reader, Kindle
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Sony Abandons E-Readers

Sony has revealed that it does not currently have any plans to develop a successor Reader model, effectively ending its efforts to successfully grab and maintain a portion of the e-reader market. The announcement comes a few months after the company made ... [Published Overclockers Club - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Sony Tosses the Sony Reader On the Scrap Heap

Nate the greatest (2261802) writes Sony has decided to follow up closing its ebook stores in the U.S. and Europe by getting out of the consumer ebook reader market entirely. (Yes, Sony was still making ereaders.) The current model (the Sony Reader PRS-T3) ... [Published Slashdot - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

In Culture News: Free Moss, a Chat with Francesca Lia Block, and a Poll About Cinerama's Future

Meet Moss : Moss is a brand-spanking new online-only local literary magazine . The first issue is available online now. It's free, and you can download it as a PDF if you want to print it out yourself. The issue opens with an interview with Ryan Boudinot ... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 2 reports

Entitle Brings Its Subscription E-Books To E-Ink Readers, Including The Nook

 When e-book service Entitle launched last December, one of the main selling points was the idea that subscribers truly own their books. Now the company says it has given users even more control by allowing them to transfer books to their Nook, Kobo, ... [Published TechCrunch - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

Gadget Rewind 2006: Sony Reader PRS-500

It's our 10th birthday, and to celebrate we'll be revisiting some of the key devices of the last decade. So please be kind, rewind.Sony may not have been at the forefront of the digital music revolution, but when it came to e-books and e-readers,.. ... [Published Engadget - Apr 06 2014]

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...One in seven non-fiction books sold in the Netherlands is digital*; at bol.com it is as many as one in four. Daniel Ropers, Director of bol.com: "We see that the interest in digital reading is increasing every year across all genres. We therefore believe strongly in the potential presented by digital reading, and we are convinced that investing in innovation is the ideal way to encourage digital reading, and by extension reading in general."
...The alert later states, "The fair value of the entire disc manufacturing business also has decreased." Sony totaled this loss at an incredible 25 billion yen...
"It’s been really great to be able to evolve in public in that way." The Rumpus published an interview with beloved YA novelist Francesca Lia Block that many of you would probably like to read
"We are at the forefront of the digital transformation in publishing and are committed to expanding our digital offerings to public and school library customers throughout the world" says Philip Ruppel

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Fairfax Business Briefcase, 9/18/14 edition [Published Inside Nova - 27 mins ago]
Arlington Business Briefcase, 9/18/14 edition [Published Inside Nova - 1 hour ago]
KONINKLIJKE AHOLD : Bol.com and Kobo join force... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 15 2014]
Sony, the catch-up king [Published Engadget - Sep 12 2014]
Digital Bookmobile rolls into London this month [Published My Kawartha - Sep 06 2014]
Library announces fall lineup of free computer ... [Published Thousand Oaks Acorn - Aug 14 2014]
Digital Bookmobile National Tour to showcase Wi... [Published News-Herald - Aug 12 2014]
Writing may be on wall for e-readers [Published The Australian - Aug 11 2014]
Sony Abandons E-Readers [Published Overclockers Club - Aug 05 2014]
In Culture News: Free Moss, a Chat with Frances... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Aug 05 2014]
Sony Tosses the Sony Reader On the Scrap Heap [Published Slashdot - Aug 05 2014]
Shmoop Encourages Summer Learning With Courses ... [Published PRWeb - Jun 12 2014]
Shmoop Launches SmartPhone-Ready Video Test Pre... [Published PRWeb - May 21 2014]
Just in Time for Easter and Passover, Shmoop La... [Published PRWeb - Apr 15 2014]
Entitle Brings Its Subscription E-Books To E-In... [Published TechCrunch - Apr 13 2014]
Entitle Brings Its Subscription E-Books To E-In... [Published TechCrunch Europe - Apr 13 2014]
Literary March Madness Champion Announced [Published PRWeb - Apr 07 2014]
Gadget Rewind 2006: Sony Reader PRS-500 [Published Engadget - Apr 06 2014]
McGraw-Hill Professional Delivers World-Renowne... [Published PR Newswire - Feb 24 2014]
World business Quick Take [Published Taipei Times Online - Feb 07 2014]
Sony Hands E-Reader Business to Kobo [Published Wired Gadget Lab - Feb 06 2014]
Venerated Teacher and Student Advocate Steve Zi... [Published PRWeb - Jan 21 2014]
Reader’s Digest Selects Gold Mobile as the Mobi... [Published PRWeb - Jan 21 2014]
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In Culture News: Free Moss, a Chat with Frances... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Aug 05 2014]
Meet Moss : Moss is a brand-spanking new online-only local literary magazine . The first issue is available online now. It's free, and you can download it as a PDF if you want to print it out yourself. The issue opens with an interview with Ryan Boudinot ...
Entitle Brings Its Subscription E-Books To E-In... [Published TechCrunch - Apr 13 2014]
 When e-book service Entitle launched last December, one of the main selling points was the idea that subscribers truly own their books. Now the company says it has given users even more control by allowing them to transfer books to their Nook, Kobo, ...
Entitle Brings Its Subscription E-Books To E-In... [Published TechCrunch Europe - Apr 13 2014]
 When e-book service Entitle launched last December, one of the main selling points was the idea that subscribers truly own their books. Now the company says it has given users even more control by allowing them to transfer books to their Nook, Kobo, ...
Gadget Rewind 2006: Sony Reader PRS-500 [Published Engadget - Apr 06 2014]
It's our 10th birthday, and to celebrate we'll be revisiting some of the key devices of the last decade. So please be kind, rewind.Sony may not have been at the forefront of the digital music revolution, but when it came to e-books and e-readers,.. ...
Sony Hands E-Reader Business to Kobo [Published Wired Gadget Lab - Feb 06 2014]
If you are one of the remaining Sony e-reader customers we have good news for you. Kobo will take over the Sony Reader Store at the end of March for U.S. and Canadian customers.         ...
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