REVIEW: Bookeen Cybook Orizon e-reader

Name: Cybook Orizon (Bookeen) Type: Touchscreen e-reader Specs: Click here for full specs Price: £209.99 direct from Bookeen Just like the tablet market, e-readers are quickly becoming ten-a-penny down at your local tech store. Kindle still rules the roost thanks…

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Gerald LynchREVIEW: Bookeen Cybook Orizon e-reader

Plastic Logic Que ProReader axed: is the iPad to blame?

Plastic Logic have announced that their Que ProReader device will no longer be making it's way out of the development stages, after previously having wowed the crowds at this year's CES 2010 conference. An unusually large e-reader at 10.7 inches…

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Gerald LynchPlastic Logic Que ProReader axed: is the iPad to blame?

Google to launch online "Editions" e-book store this summer

Google are set to launch their own e-book store this year called "Editions". Due in June or early July, will rival Apple's iBookstore and Amazon's Kindle by offering around half a million titles not restricted to any one device. "It…

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Gerald LynchGoogle to launch online "Editions" e-book store this summer

Kindle e-reader gives Third World schools an educational boost

While the Kindle may have been dealt a big blow with the recent release of the iPad, the device is making big waves in schooling in Third World countries. A new initiative by Barcelona-based charity Worldreader.org has shipped a batch…

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Gerald LynchKindle e-reader gives Third World schools an educational boost