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Sony’s 10″ Digital Paper Tablet is an ultra-light reading companion that needs to do more

Last year I had a good time comparing Sony's DPT-RP1 with the home-grown reMarkable. They both had their strengths and weaknesses, and one of the Sony's was that the thing was just plain big. They've

Sony shrinks its Digital Paper tablet down to a more manageable 10 inches

I had a great time last year with Sony's catchily named DPT-RP1, an e-paper tablet that's perfect for reading PDFs and other big documents, but one of my main issues was simply how big the thing is. L

Sony and reMarkable’s dueling e-paper tablets are strange but impressive beasts

Poor paper. It's in that ironic category where those who love it the most are the ones trying their hardest to replace it. Case in point: Sony and reMarkable, a pair of companies as unalike as you're

Crowdfunded reMarkable e-paper tablet ships on August 29

The idea of using technology to replicate the simplicity and versatility of paper is an enduring one, but no device has nailed it just yet. That may change with the reMarkable, a unique and ambitious

The reMarkable tablet is original and ambitious, unlike pretty much all the other ones

Years ago I called for a black and white computer, and that strange desire still lives within me today. While no one has yet taken me up on this amazing idea, the monochrome devices that do exist have

Sony revamps its Digital Paper tablet with new screen and interface

Sony's mammoth 13-inch Digital Paper tablet, essentially a huge Kindle you can write on, is still a pretty rare sight, but I've always had a soft spot for it. So I'm glad the company is doubling down

Books and roses

Anyone who thinks paper books are dead has never been in a Barcelona bookshop the day before Sant Jordi. The Patron Saint festival is Catalunya's equivalent of Valentine's day. But as well as giving l

E-Ink and Quirk Logic look to replace whiteboards with 42-inch Quilla displays

What would you do if you had an e-reader the size of a TV? Probably not read books. E-Ink and Quirk Logic think you'd write on it, and that's what they hope you'll do with the Quilla, a 42-inch displa

E Ink brings rich color to ePaper, but not to e-readers

E Ink, maker of the ePaper displays found in many e-readers (maddening to have three different e prefixes in one sentence, but it's unavoidable), announced a brand new type of reflective display that

Barnes & Noble Releases A New Nook-Branded Samsung Tablet

Alas, poor Nook! I knew him, Reader: a tablet of infinite jest, of most excellent fancy: it hath borne me into the library a thousand times; and now, how abhorred in my imagination it is! my gorge rim

Moscase Is Like Batman’s Utility Belt For Your iPhone

The average phone case is basically a piece of plastic that protects your device when you drop it. But what if you could add modular features to your iPhone like a heart rate monitor, a grappling hook

Did Pebble Just Leak Its Color Screen Smartwatch?

Is this the new Pebble? The company is set to unveil its next generation smartwatch tomorrow and the image above was <a target="_blank" href="http://9to5mac.com/2015/02/23/wider-color-screen-pebble-le

Sony E-ink Watch Aims To Make Low–Power Screens The Next Big Thing In Fashion Fabric

Almost every tech hardware maker is basically racing smart watches out the door, but Sony is looking at how it can re-invent the basic timekeeping device itself with a new special project that was onl

YotaPhone 2 Dual-Screen Smartphone Gets Its Debut December 3

Smartphones are mostly similar, barring differences in performance, attention to detail and features that these days can seem pretty minor, especially on paper. YotaPhone is a different kettle of fish

InkCase Plus Adds A Second, Standalone E-ink Screen To Your Android Phone

Meet InkCase Plus: a second companion screen for your Android smartphone that's designed to slot into a case so you can stack one pane atop the other, sandwich style. Currently it's just a Kickstarter

The Screen That Doesn’t Scream

In a noisy room, trying to¬†shout louder to make yourself¬†heard just escalates the problem of being overwhelmed with sound. It’s a fitting analogy for mobile devices and content too. More, bigg

Entitle Brings Its Subscription E-Books To E-Ink Readers, Including The Nook

When e-book service <a target="_blank" href="http://www.entitlebooks.com">Entitle</a> launched last December, one of the main selling points was the idea that subscribers truly own their books. Now th

First-Gen YotaPhone, The Dual-Screen E-Ink Hybrid Smartphone, Goes On Sale In UK — Its 6th Market

The dual-screen Android-powered e-ink hybrid YotaPhone smartphone, which bites its thumb at those that say there's nothing new in smartphone hardware, has gone on sale in the U.K.

Next-Gen YotaPhone Follow-Up Unveiled, With Full-Touch E-Ink Rear Screen

Russian mobile-making startup Yota Devices has just unveiled the next generation of its dual-screen smartphone, the YotaPhone. As with the current first-gen model, which went on sale in Russia and sel

Visionect Is A Low-Cost Platform For Building E-Paper Applications

Building hardware projects has become immensely simpler thanks to <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/Arduino">Arduino</a> and Raspberry Pi. But <a target="_blank" href="http://www.visionect-epap
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