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SBN Sets “Trade Only” Day

Next year’s Spring Break Nationals in Daytona Beach, FLA will include a "trade only day" on Monday, March...

Amazon’s Kindle for Mac

Amazon continues to expand its Kindle eBookstore’s reach beyond the Kindle eReader, announcing today eReading software for the...

Nook is Best-Selling Product at B&N

The Barnes & Noble nook eReader has become the best-selling product at Barnes & Noble since it launched...

Garmin Moves To Switzerland

Garmin said it will move its place of incorporation from the Cayman Islands to Switzerland, pending approval by...

B&N Names Lynch CEO

In a sign of the growing importance of e-commerce, Barnes & Noble rearranged its executives making the head...

B&N Nook Gets Exclusive Content

Barnes & Noble is offering special eBooks and prices exclusively for its nook eReader customers. When the B&N...

Mobile DTV Seems to Clear FCC

In case you are wondering if Mobile DTV—free over-the-air-live-TV to portables and car TV-- is still alive, the...

Navigon iPhone App is $25

Here’s a backdoor way that iPhone navigation just got cheaper (where it’s not already free). Navigon just launched...

Alex Ships in April at $399

The Alex eReader, heading for sale at Borders bookstores this June, is also now available for pre-order online...

iPad Pre-Orders Pass 150K

Pre-sales of the Apple iPad rolled in at an initial fast a furious rate of 120,000 units in...

TomTom iPhone Traffic is $20/yr

How much is real time traffic worth to you; an extra $20 per year? That’s what TomTom is...

QUE Delayed Til Summer

Plastic Logic delayed the release of its business-aimed eReader, the QUE, which is due to be sold through...

New JL Audio Stealthbox

JL Audio released its latest Stealthbox car-specific subwoofer system, with a $949 model for the Nissan 370Z coupe....

MESA Adds More Vendors

Mobile Electronics Specialists of America (MESA) named its five accessory vendor partners and said it will announce its...

Kenwood Car Decks to Read Email

Finally, it looks like aftermarket suppliers are waking up to the new reality that people want more from...

DS Sales Hit Record High in Feb.

Maybe Apple’s iPod Touch isn’t putting the quash on Nintendo DS portables as much as some believed. The...

Barnes & Noble Readies iPad App

The Apple iPad may have at least two eReader apps close to its April 3 launch as Barnes...

Mobile Apps Soar Past Forecasts

Demand for mobile apps on smartphones, etc. is climbing so fast that the Yankee Group had to revise...

New 12-Volt Category…

It doesn’t exactly trip off the tongue, but advanced driver safety products may become a new growth area...

iPhone Hug Inductive Charger Ships

Case-Mate began shipping Monday, the first wireless inductive charging pad for the iPhone that follows the universal standard...