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Plastic Logic Cancels Pre-orders

It's been a cruel spring for eReaders. First iRex goes bankrupt, then the bottom drops in pricing, and...

iPad Officially Impacts eReaders: iSuppli

iSuppli has officially answered the question we all wondered about since the iPad was only a rumor late...

Scosche Fine Tunes iPad Kit

The unique iPad kit Scosche showed retailers in April has been fine-tuned and will be unveiled in January...

Car Kit for New Droid X

Motorola and Verizon are paying attention to the car as they prepare to launch the new Droid X...

Borders Reacts to Lower eReader Prices

In apparent reaction to the price moves from Barnes & Noble and then Amazon Monday on 3G eReaders,...

3M iPads in 80 days

Apple announced today it sold 3 million iPads in 80 days as of Monday. The app count for...

Clarion Teams with Nokia

Clarion is joining Alpine and others who are developing radios that will work with Nokia phones. And they...

Transshipping: Your comments

We were amazed by the depth and breadth of the comments posted on the Sonic Electronix and Al...

Mobile DTV Trial: First Results

Could Mobile DTV be a hit with consumers? The first indication of how U.S. consumers will react to...

Altec Dock Gets Angles

This angular iPod/iPhone dock from Altec Lansing works with an app in iTunes that adds alarm clock capability...

Bargain Tablet PCs due from Nextar, Aluratek

Pandigital will get some company in the “poor man’s iPad” category from Nextar and Aluratek. Nextar is planning...

Kindle Drops to $189 in Price War with Nook

A price war is raging between booksellers Amazon and Barnes & Noble over their 3G eReaders. Shortly after...

Where’s Blu-ray for the car?

Blu-ray for the car is getting some interest from suppliers but the drives are expensive and the human...

SafeKey Car Sobriety Device Taps InstallerNet

InstallerNet’s network of car electronics specialists will act as the installers for a new anti-drunk driving electronic device...

PVI Changes Name to E Ink

EReader screen maker Prime View International changed its name to E Ink Holdings last week, confirming its commitment...

New Kindle, Sony Reader Due July/Aug.

Amazon is preparing to release a new Kindle this summer and is reducing inventory on its current Kindle...

Auto Page Launches Internet Program

Auto Page was the second supplier last week to announce new actions against transshipping (following Clarion). Auto Page...

Nintendo May Be Next eReader Competitor

Nintendo may be the next company to jump into the eReader market…sort of. It’s 3DS portable gaming device...

TomTom Gets Directions from SpongeBob

Homer Simpson last year, now Sponge Bob. TomTom’s latest offering of “character” voices include SpongeBob SquarePants and Dora...

Sonic Responds to Al & Ed’s Proposal

Sonic Electronix founder, CEO and president Nathaniel Victor responds here to the proposal by Al & Ed’s Autosound...