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The program starts in October. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/amazons-kindle-matchbook-lets-you-buy-physical-read-digital">Read more...</a> chris.white@neowin.net (Christopher White) Tue, 03 Sep 2013 18:51:55 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/amazons-kindle-matchbook-lets-you-buy-physical-read-digital Apple and Flipboard team up to sell more iBooks https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-and-flipboard-team-up-to-sell-more-ibooks/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1398523292flipboard1-640x394.png" alt="" /></div>Apple and Flipboard have teamed up so that Flipboard has rights to distribute iBooks through it&#039;s magazine inspired application. Flipboard will get 5% of the profit for each of the iBooks sold. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-and-flipboard-team-up-to-sell-more-ibooks">Read more...</a> (Jake Durasamy) Thu, 15 Nov 2012 23:02:44 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-and-flipboard-team-up-to-sell-more-ibooks Microsoft patent wants to fill your ebooks with ads https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-patent-wants-to-fill-your-ebooks-with-ads/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://www.neowin.net/images/uploaded/microsoft-contextual-e-book-ads_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>Is nothing sacred any more? 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The Kindle, one of the first e-reading devices to hit the market, still remains one of the most popular e-reader devices... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/amazon-announces-new-kindle">Read more...</a> brenton.currie@itechreport.com.au (Brenton Currie) Thu, 29 Jul 2010 08:34:34 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/amazon-announces-new-kindle Microsoft files patent for virtual page turning animation https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-files-patent-for-virtual-page-turning-animation/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/19825736642.jpg" alt="" /></div>A patent filed in 2009 by Microsoft which attempts to suggest the company invented the idea of a virtual page turning animation that was likely filed during the planning or pre-production process for the now... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-files-patent-for-virtual-page-turning-animation">Read more...</a> brenton.currie@itechreport.com.au (Brenton Currie) Thu, 08 Jul 2010 23:31:26 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-files-patent-for-virtual-page-turning-animation Borders' Kobo e-reader launches June 17th for $149 https://www.neowin.net/news/border039s-kobo-e-reader-launches-june-17th-for-149/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/2121187921.png" alt="" /></div>Border&rsquo;s ebook reader is now official. The Kobo produced device will be available on June 17th for $149 featuring a 6&quot; e-Ink display, 1GB of internal storage, and an SD card slot. This is a... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/border039s-kobo-e-reader-launches-june-17th-for-149">Read more...</a> (Jonathan Downin) Sun, 09 May 2010 01:53:43 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/border039s-kobo-e-reader-launches-june-17th-for-149 Freescale's next-gen chip likely to lower e-Reader costs https://www.neowin.net/news/freescale039s-next-gen-chip-likely-to-lower-e-reader-costs/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1734388586books.png" alt="" /></div>Freescale Semiconductor&#039;s next-generation i.MX508 applications processor should lower e-Reader costs, according to the company&#039;s news release. Freescale chips are already used in the Amazon Kindle and Sony Reader, and according to Reuters, the company boasts... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/freescale039s-next-gen-chip-likely-to-lower-e-reader-costs">Read more...</a> christine.mckee@neowin.net (Christine McKee) Tue, 02 Mar 2010 18:08:27 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/freescale039s-next-gen-chip-likely-to-lower-e-reader-costs iPad's iBooks to be US only https://www.neowin.net/news/ipad039s-ibooks-to-be-be-us-only/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/113489568ipad.png" alt="" /></div>One of the main new features introduced with Apple&#039;s iPad tablet computer is its iBooks application which turns the machine into an eBook reader, good enough to rival established devices such as Amazon&#039;s Kindle and... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/ipad039s-ibooks-to-be-be-us-only">Read more...</a> andy[at]neowin[dot]net (Andrew Fairbairn) Sun, 31 Jan 2010 04:00:18 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/ipad039s-ibooks-to-be-be-us-only Harry Potter & His Dark Materials authors reject Google Books https://www.neowin.net/news/harry-potter-amp-his-dark-materials-authors-reject-google-books/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/2126469382google-books-logo.png" alt="" /></div>Best-selling authors J.K. Rowling and Philip Pullman, along with several other major British writers, are voicing strong disapproval of a financial agreement Google is offering authors to make their books available online, reports Times Online. After... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/harry-potter-amp-his-dark-materials-authors-reject-google-books">Read more...</a> (Chris Carera) Thu, 28 Jan 2010 22:55:49 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/harry-potter-amp-his-dark-materials-authors-reject-google-books US DOJ urges court to reject Google's book deal https://www.neowin.net/news/us-urges-court-to-reject-google-book-search-deal/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/2126469382google-books-logo.png" alt="" /></div>The US Department of Justice has filed its concerns over a deal between Google and several book publishers which would see the creation of what could be the world's biggest virtual library. They have urged... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/us-urges-court-to-reject-google-book-search-deal">Read more...</a> andy[at]neowin[dot]net (Andrew Fairbairn) Sat, 19 Sep 2009 17:55:42 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/us-urges-court-to-reject-google-book-search-deal Google to sell E-books by end of 2009 https://www.neowin.net/news/google-to-sell-e-books-by-end-of-2009/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/19535579601.jpg" alt="" /></div>Over the past weekend Google made it known that it was getting ready to enter the E-book marketplace and will take on top distributor Amazon head to head. Google plans to be in the... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/google-to-sell-e-books-by-end-of-2009">Read more...</a> bdsams@neowin.net (Brad Sams) Mon, 01 Jun 2009 12:25:21 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/google-to-sell-e-books-by-end-of-2009