PlasticLogic Delays Que until Summer

11 March, 2010 // 1 Comment

PlasticLogic sent out the following email today. (Ten bucks says they simply cancel the Que entirely.) Dear , Thank you for being one of the first customers to order a QUE proReader from Plastic [Read More ...]

Blog2Print

10 March, 2010 // 3 Comments

I found an interesting new publishing platform called Blog2Print. They provide a service that helps blogger gather the posts and comments from blogs and bundles them into a book. Yeah, I don't [Read More ...]

Reading on an Android Tablet

4 March, 2010 // 9 Comments

I'm in the middle of writing a review of the Archos 5. Becuase the review was rather long, I decided to post this section by itself. FYI: The Archos 5 is a tablet with a 4.8" screen, running Android [Read More ...]

Introducing the Hanvon Touchpad

27 February, 2010 // 0 Comments

The Hanvon Touchpad made its first appearance at CES. It's a 10" tablet running Windows 7 with a multi-touch capacitive screen. Here is a video from CES: I've been waiting for some hard info before [Read More ...]

Video: How a Book is Made (1947)

27 February, 2010 // 0 Comments

A friend pointed me at this documentary from 1947. It was made by Encyclopedia Britannica, and shows the steps involved in turning a story into a finished book. Actually, I think calling this clip  [Read More ...]

Ectaco Jetbook vs Hanvon N516

20 February, 2010 // 2 Comments

I'm going to be parting with the Hanvon N516 soon and I wanted to post one last time and expand upon my opinion. This post is going to be a brief comparison of the Jetbook and the N516. I've now used [Read More ...]

Hanvon N516 review part 2

8 February, 2010 // 5 Comments

You may recall from the first part of this review that I bricked my N516 while trying to install a firmware update. I got the replacement on Friday, and I think I've used it enough to give a definite [Read More ...]

Iceberg Reader

8 February, 2010 // 1 Comment

I downloaded 2 apps for this review: the Iceberg Bookshelf (which came with an excerpt) and a standalone app for a series called "Gossip Girls". The behavior  and the reading experience of the apps [Read More ...]
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