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Penguin Pulls E-Books from Libraries, Including Kindle Versions

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.

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What Do Your Gadgets Really Weigh?

Wonder why your backpack or jacket feels too heavy? We weighed popular tech items along with some common handheld objects to give you perspective on what you're lugging around with you.

Apple Says Kindle Misuses 'App Store'

An ongoing trademark infringement lawsuit is modified as Apple accuses Amazon of stepping on the "App Store" name in Kindle ads.

What Would be Unique About an Amazon Kindle Phone?

Hints and speculation are getting stronger, but Amazon must deliver a compelling product and services to succeed with in the mobile phone market.

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E-Book Readers as Stocking Stuffers

E-Ink e-readers may not give you a lot of browsing capability, but their price tags may make them more of an impulse buy than their sexier siblings.

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E-Readers: Which One Is Best for Your Bookworm?

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.

Seven Kindle Fire Apps for Getting Work Done

Amazon’s new tablet is obviously no robust business tool. But basic productivity apps can help you review email and more in between reading the latest bestseller.

Tablet Shipments to Hit 55M this Year, Continue Explosive Growth

Juniper Research estimates that tablet shipments will increase from 17.6 million tablets in 2010 to 55.2 million this year and reach 253 million units in 2016.

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E-Reader Wars: $99 Kobo Challenges Barnes & Noble, Amazon

Just in time for holiday shopping, rival e-readers jockey over social features, extras, ads (or not), and prices.

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Report: $79 Amazon Kindle Costs $84 to Make

Amazon loses money on its hardware, but makes it up through book, game, music, video, and app sales.

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