Don't-Miss E-Reader Stories

Bookeen Cybook Opus Still Sleek, but Lacks Integrated Store

This e-reader retains the pleasing design and generous font options of its predecessor, but it remains pricey for a reader that lacks now-standard features.


Best E-Readers

Not all of your reading has to be done with a physical textbook or on a PC.

iRiver Story HD Review: First E-Reader Tied to Google's eBookstore Sometimes Frustrates

This e-reader offers a crisp, high-resolution display, but its chintzy design leaves much to be desired.


Kobo eReader Touch Edition: Inexpensive Touchscreen E-Reader Makes Few Concessions

This lightweight e-reader is Kobo's most competitive offering to date.


Barnes & Noble Nook Simple Touch Adds Touchscreen, Improves Interface

The latest-generation Nook offers a dramatically improved design, interface, and reading experience on a monochrome E-Ink screen.


Who Pays the Most for Old Gadgets and Tech: The Best Buyback Programs

We evaluate eight buyback and trade-in programs to determine which ones give the best prices for older smartphones, HDTVs, laptops, and more.

Kobo Wireless eReader: Improved, but Still Requires Patience to Use

The new eReader offers an enhanced screen and better performance than the first-gen model, but screen refresh and speed remain issues.


Blio Seeks to Redefine E-books, But It's Missing Some Elements

Can PC software reinvent e-books? The makers of Blio hope so: This free download delivers features you don't get on Kindles and their competitors.


Nook Color: Barnes & Noble Makes Its Mark With the First Color Tablet Optimized for Reading

Highlights of this premium e-reader include an intuitive, elegant interface and an LCD screen with minimal glare.


2011 CES Best of Innovations Honorees

Take a look at some of the most innovative tech of the year--and the most innovative tech of the near future. Here are the 2011 Best of Innovations honorees.


Sony Reader Pocket Edition PRS-350SC: Light Weight and Great Touchscreen Distinguish This E-Reader

For a small-screen e-reader, the new Pocket Edition is one of the best models you can buy--but you'll pay extra for Sony's unique touchscreen design.


Sony Reader: A Visual Tour

See how Sony's latest e-reader devices compare with the previous generation--and with Amazon's Kindle.

Amazon Kindle 3: The Best Kindle Yet

This e-book reader's lighter weight and complete overhaul make the third-generation Kindle the best reader from Amazon yet.