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The e-reader is one of those rare niche gadgets that can and should have a place in our tech lives.

E-Book Publisher Drops DRM

Science fiction publisher Tor UK has announced it will stop using the technology that restricts copying from all of its e-books, in a possible precedent for the industry.

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Microsoft and Barnes & Noble Create E-Book Partnership

Coming up first: A Metro-style Nook e-reader app for Windows 8 that will be available to U.S. and international users.

Microsoft Invests in New Barnes & Noble Unit, Settles Litigation

Microsoft will invest $300 million in a new Barnes & Noble subsidiary, which includes the digital Nook and College businesses of Barnes & Noble.

How a Non-Tablet Changed the Tablet Market

Amazon's Kindle Fire is so capable, so packed with features, and so cheap that no tablet but iPad can compete.

Kindle Fire Dominates U.S. Android Tablet Sales

Comscore credits Amazon's popular tablet with more than half of Android tablet sales, but the results are skewed by a significant omission.

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Ex-WSJ Editor Defends Apple's Ebook Strategy

The former publisher of the Wall Street Journal has defended Apple's Ebook Strategy saying it is not only good for Apple, but good for consumers and publishers as well.

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Nook Simple Touch With GlowLight Ships Early

Barnes & Noble gets a jump start on shipping its illuminated new e-reader to customers who pre-ordered the device, and warns of strong demand.

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Apple vs. Amazon: Who Is Really Fixing E-Book Prices?

A brouhaha is shaping up: Apple and book publishers square off against Amazon and the DOJ over the price of an e-book. Who's right? CIO.com's Tom Kaneshige looks back to a Whiz Kid from the '90s for answers.

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The New Kindle Touch Upgrade: How to Get It Now

The upgrade will roll out over Wi-Fi during the next several weeks but why wait? We show you how to get it now.

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Despite Denial, Apple Dictated E-Book Pricing at iBookstore

Apple's deal with e-book publishers contained a sweetheart clause to keep Apple's wares competitive.

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Barnes & Noble Releases Glow-in-the-dark Nook E-reader

Barnes & Noble on Thursday released a new Nook Simple Touch e-reader with a screen that lights up so that books can be read in the dark.

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Barnes & Noble Unveils Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight

New model will be the only E Ink e-reader for sale with an LED-based light built-in.

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