Tag Archives: ebook

Kobo eBooks Updated With Improved Tablet Support

The popular eBook reader for Android, Kobo eBooks, was recently updated with some nice changes.  For starters, the app overall is all a bit prettier and seems smoother.  The app developer also mentions the opportunity to share reading activity on Kobo Pulse as well as your Facebook timeline.  Something I find really cool about the Kobo eBooks app  is… Read more

Acer eBook reader at Computex

While browsing the Qualcomm booth at Computex in Taipei, Engadget discovered a very new, very unfinished Acer tablet powered by a Qualcomm MSM7227 and Android. The device was apparently there to showcase its processor, but responsiveness and agility weren’t exactly this gadget’s strong points. Again, this was an early demo, if not a concept design. Engadget… Read more

Barnes & Noble Nook


Specs: Android; full color secondary touch screen that allows for shopping, content selection, bookmarking, notes, and highlights; 2 Gigs of space means you can hold about 1500 books in your pack; and with the wireless turned off you get 10 days of battery life. Comes with free, lifetime 3G. Released: November 30th for $259. Available through… Read more