Don't-Miss Stories

Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet Takes on Amazon's Kindle Fire

B&N's; Nook Tablet tops Amazon's Kindle Fire tablet in specs, but costs $50 more.


Amazon's Prime Lending Library Collection Now Viewable Online

The Internet retailer's complete collection of Prime Lending Library books for Kindle devices is online and accessible from any Web browser.


Amazon Plans 8.9-inch Kindle Fire, Reports Say

The second-generation Kindle Fire is said to have a slightly smaller screen than the jump to 10 inches that Amazon described.

Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet Prepares For Deathmatch with Kindle Fire

The Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet has slightly better specs on paper, but we'll have to wait to see both before a winner can be declared.


Amazon Prime Book Lending: Your FAQs Answered

Users can start borrowing books from Amazon right now, so here's what you need to know about using the service with your Kindle device.


New Nook Color: 4 Things We Want to See

Barnes & Noble is expected to announce a new version of their e-reader/tablet soon. Here's what we think they need to compete with Amazon's Kindle Fire.


Steve Martin Tweets a Book

Comedian, actor, director, and banjo picker Steve Martin is joining the twitterati, writing a book based entirely on tweets from his Twitter account.


Bend the Rules: Sync Android With iTunes, Text on PC, Keep E-Books Longer

Who says you can't easily use an Android device with Apple iTunes, send and receive free text messages on a PC, and keep a borrowed e-book longer than two weeks?

Amazon Updates Kindle Line to HTML5, CSS3

Amazon is dropping its Mobi 7 format in favor of an HTML5 system that will bring more design features to the Kindle Fire and new e-ink models.


Amazon Cuts Publishers Out of the Mix, Makes Deals With Writers

Releasing a book on one of the world’s largest publishing marketplaces could help your company. Here's a quick guide to the basics of self-publishing.