This seems pretty obvious, given Apple's present obsession to pack in as many pixels as is technically feasible, making it impossible for the naked eye to differentiate each individual pixel. The Retina craze started out with iPad 3 (among Apple's bigger screen displays), but has since made it to many MacBook devices as well, not to mention the new iPad 4. In fact, it came as a … [Read more...] about Rumor: iPad Mini 2 to Have Retina Display
Amazon is in late stage negotiations with Sweden based Bokrondellen to iron out specific demographics on the entire publishing industry. Bokrondellen basically has access to all of the metadata for the entire Swedish digital and traditional publishing industry. They hold all of the sales figures for the competition and know all about the current distribution pipelines. This is … [Read more...] about Amazon Evaluating eBook Data for Possible Entry into Sweden
Earlier this year, Microsoft decided to invest in Barnes and Noble to a tune of $605 million dollars, over five years. This deal is going to bring the Nook eBook ecosystem to one of the premier showcase pieces for the upcoming OS. This gives Barnes and Noble the ability to expand outside of the USA and UK market, to sell books worldwide. This weekend, rumors are swirling about … [Read more...] about Will the New Nook Tablet Run Windows 8?
Many companies are announcing new tablets and e-readers today and more are sure to follow in the coming weeks. Barnes and Noble intends on announcing a new tablet within the next month or two and rumors are swirling on what they will release. An anonymous source has claimed that the new tablet will bump up the display resolution to over 243 ppi. It is also said the new hardware … [Read more...] about Barnes and Noble to Announce a High Resolution Tablet
The Nexus 7 may be ruling the roost in the 7 inch tablet segment, though it still is lacking a crucial aspect: it relies on its Wi-Fi capability to connect to the internet. While that hasn't stopped millions (presumably) from picking up the Google tablet, that 3G capability will further add shine to its appeal is all too well known. Also, the good news on this front is that … [Read more...] about Rumor: Nexus 7 3G in the Works
Barnes and Noble might be in the late stages of bringing out a new 7-inch model that features "revolutionary screen technology." The Nexus 7 is doing tremendously robust sales and Amazon is poised to release the second iteration of the Kindle Fire within the next month, Barnes and Noble has their work cut out for them.Sources today have told CNET that "Barnes & Noble … [Read more...] about Is Barnes and Noble Poised to Issue a New Tablet this Fall?
There is a new iPad rumored to be coming our way, but before you start the celebrations, it's not going to be a whole new device. Rather, it's going to be the same iPad 3 with enough modifications introduced to ensure people fall in love with it all over again. Of course, Apple hasn't confirmed a word of it, though Digitimes is claiming that's the next step with the iPad.So … [Read more...] about Rumor: New Re-Tweaked iPad for End of 2012 Release
No sooner has the Nexus 7 tablet transitioned rumor to reality, that word of a bigger 10 inch version got out. All the speculation did culminate into a the new 7 inch Nexus tablet and a 10 inch version of the same will be equally exciting if made available at an attractive price point. Also, look at what Samsung had done with their 7 inch Galaxy Tab, following it with the … [Read more...] about Rumor: Google Developing Nexus 10 Tablet
Zinio continues to be one of the largest digital newsstands on the internet with content available on Android, iOS, Blackberry, and many more. The company is feeling the pinch of Apple's Newsstand and competing services from Barnes and Noble and Amazon. Fortune Magazine is reporting today that the company might be for sale.The San Francisco-based company has hired … [Read more...] about Is Digital Magazine Company Zinio Looking for a Buyer?
We broke the story a few months ago that Amazon was opening up a retail store in the Seattle area, where they are based. Forbes, Fox News, CNN and many other news-sources picked up on our story and we have a new chapter to report on.According to leaked sources from design firm NBBJ, the new Amazon store will be on the ground retail level in one of the towers the are … [Read more...] about Leaked Documents Fuel Amazons Retail Store Ambitions
In the last few days we have given you a clearer picture of what the whole situation is all about with the new Microsoft Surface. The one crucial missing link (among several) is the extent of damage that will inflict on our wallet. However, news coming in from Taiwan isn't making the Surface tablet a rosy proposition. As revealed by Digitimes, the consumer version of the … [Read more...] about Rumor: Mirosoft Surface Prices Leaked