Kobo for Android Announced

Popular eBook service, Kobo, has announced the release of their Android application today.  As a free download in the Android Market, the title provides for full access to over two million eBooks out of the Kobo store.  Existing customers will find that their account works as soon as you load ...

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Computex 2010: Acer to Enter Android eReader Fray

Despite statements to the contrary, Acer is in at least the concept phase for an eReader device, pictured to the left.  Engadget is reporting that they have spotted the device at the Acer booth at Computex in Taiwan. Simply titled the “eBook”, the unit displayed at the booth had no ...

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Devs Root the Barnes & Noble Nook

“thought i would share this with you before going to bed. it took only 120 hours after launch (12/8/2009) 2 root #nook. world record? gnight“ That was the last tweet from nookdevs last night. One of the more interesting details is that they’ve discovered the Nook OS is running on ...

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Where’s the Barnes & Noble eReader App for Android?

One of the hottest topics in Android this week has been the new Barnes & Noble “nook” ebook Reader.  Among the first Android-based devices of its kind, the device is sure to be a hot seller this holiday season.  After all, it has plenty of features that the Amazon Kindle 2 ...

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Barnes & Noble’s “nook” Run Android, Has WiFi, PDF Support and More

The buzz word this week seems to be eBook Readers – specifically the Barnes & Noble ‘nook’ which makes its debut today.  Why would an Android site be talking about an eBook Reader, you might ask?  Well as it turns out, this one has Android running under the hood… ...

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Spring Design Announces “Alex” the First Android-Based e-book Reader

Say hello to Alex, Spring Design’s brand new Android-based ereader!  Featuring a 6” E-Ink electronic paper display (EPD) up top and a 3.5” color LCD display down below,  the device is the first e-book powered by green robots that offers full browser capability over 3G, EVDO/CDMA and ...

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Barnes & Noble’s eReader Pics and Minor Details Emerge

We still have to wait until next Tuesday for the complete set of specs and pricing but a few details have been unearthed regarding Barnes & Noble’s eReader.  The device will sport two screens – a 6 inch e-ink display on top for reading books and a separate multi-touch color LCD ...

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Pouring Water on the B&N eReader Rumor?

All the excitement around today’s news of a Barnes & Noble eReader running Android may end up being for naught. According to IREX Technologies, their new DR800SG series eReader is going to be the device that Barnes & Noble uses for their Kindle-killer.  This soon-to-be released ...

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