Following competitors' lead, Amazon opens up book borrowing on the Kindle e-reader.
Hart was a college student in 1971 when he first glimpsed the potential of the e-book.
Borders looming liquidation will have wide-ranging effect on the book industry. Borders bankruptcy marks the decline of big-box stores it pioneered.
Who thought that reading could be this much fun? Yes, this activity is still timeless, but e-readers (tablet-like devices used for reading electronic versions of books and periodicals) are taking the personal technology world by storm. Many e-readers have been put up for sale, but four companies have emerged to dominate this field. Keep reading to find out who comes out on top!
Google has taken the wraps off the iriver Story HD, the first e-reader to be completely integrated with Google eBooks.
Kobo's new eReader Touch Edition – the smallest, lightest, and cheapest touchscreen e-reader yet – is getting rave reviews.
Nook Color users finally have an app store of their own. Which raises the question: Is the Nook Color a tablet or an e-reader?