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Microsoft sues Barnes & Noble over Android’s alleged patent violations

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Microsoft has filed suit against Barnes & Noble and two Android equipment manufacturers over alleged violations of its patents in Android products. The alleged patent violations are numerous, but Mic…

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Google adds Books to the Android Market webstore

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Google previously secured a Books landing page in the Android Market website, and that page has just been updated to support eBooks on Android. The new web store shows thousands of paid and free books that can be…

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Sony Reader app debuts on Android

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Sony Electronics previously announced that it would deliver an eBook reader app for Android in January, and the company has made good on the promise. The Reader app for Android is now available for devices runn…

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Barnes & Noble Nook Color Review: Read Me, Love Me

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There are times when mingling two independently intriguing elements can produce amazing results. One man’s chocolate getting into another’s peanut butter (or vice versa) birthed Reese̵…

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Barnes & Noble Nook Color Unboxing & Hands-on [Video]

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The Barnes & Noble Nook Color is the first second-generation Android-based ereader. Its predecessor was an e-ink screen designed for longer battery life and less strain on the eyes during long-term read…

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Barnes & Noble sends out NOOKColor, Nook update coming next

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The Barnes & Noble NOOKColor ereader/Android tablet is shipping early to stores and customers. The NOOKColor demo units have arrived in some stores already, and remaining units will arrive shortly at Ba…

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Barnes & Noble opens Nook Developer program: we’re not building app store, just enhancing book store

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Nook Color is more of an Android ereader with “extras” than it is an Android tablet. Barnes & Noble makes it clear that this is a reading device first and foremost. Naturally, they want apps that will enhance…

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Barnes & Noble announce Nook Color: $249 color e-reader and Android tablet

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Barnes & Noble has confirmed the Nook Color, a full-color touchscreen e-reader and tablet all in one – all powered by Android. At a special unveiling in New York, America’s largest book retai…

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Rumor: Barnes & Noble readying full-color NOOK e-reader

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When Barnes & Noble began sending invites to a “big event” next week in New York City, people immediately began whispering that an Android-based Nook e-reader with color was on the way. CNET r…

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Android’s eBook app rush explained: Amazon expects eBooks to outsell paperbacks next year

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A month ago, Aldiko stood alone as one of the only usable Android apps that provided an ereading experience. Since then, the big names in the book distribution market – Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Border…

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Barnes & Noble “NOOK” ereader now available for your phone

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Barnes & Noble have released its NOOK for Android, an ereader application designed for Android devices running Android 1.6 or higher. Barnes & Noble was among the first companies to offer an Android-…

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Barnes & Noble eReader Android app coming soon

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Barnes & Noble sees the writing on the wall. Yes, they bet heavy on the Nook, but that’s not the only way to get in front of as many people as possible. Amazon and Borders realize this and have released An…

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BORDERS opens bookstore for Android

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Amazon has its Kindle and apps, Barnes & Noble has its Nook and store, and Borders has joined the party with its own eBook store. Borders has launched its digital book store, along with a mobile app for purcha…

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Alex Android ereader can be pre-ordered, but has its time already passed?

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Alex Android ereader can be pre-ordered, but has its time already passed?

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All morning I watched everyone talk about the Alex ereader going on sale today but whenever I went to the site, it wasn’t on sale. It was the same “coming soon” page that we’ve seen for several weeks.…

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Android gets an ereader and a phone in the 1Cross Tech MIDHybrid

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Android gets an ereader and a phone in the 1Cross Tech MIDHybrid

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The army of Android-based ereaders has a new recruit, the 1Cross Tech MIDHybrid. The MIDHybrid is a dual-screen reader with a 6-inch e-ink screen on the left and a 3.2-inch TFT LCD screen and keyboard on the righ…

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