Kobo Books' Android 2.3-based tablet offers a more open alternative to the Amazon Kindle Fire.
They publisher may want to make sure that library e-books can't be easily stripped of DRM and kept by a borrower without penalty.
Does your gift recipient have a special focus on the written word or a broader interest that extends to downloading movies and music? We have a range of e-reader options to consider.
Barnes & Noble's Nook Tablet reportedly comes with a big gotcha: only 1GB of storage will be available for content that doesn't come from B&N.
Just in time for holiday shopping, rival e-readers jockey over social features, extras, ads (or not), and prices.
Writing a how-to book in a static medium like paper about something as dynamic as Facebook is challenging at best and at worst...well...idiocy.