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Older Technologies Continue to Hang On

Harris Interactive announced its latest survey suggests that adopters of new technology appear reluctant to let go of their old gadgets and habits.

Canadian eBook Market Plateaus

BookNet Canada announced its latest research suggests that the eBook market in Canada may have hit a plateau and that Canadians still prefer to buy books in physical stores.

Public Libraries Do Brisk eBook Business on Christmas

OverDrive announced public libraries that employ the company’s digital lending platform served a record number of eBook, audiobook, music and video titles to patrons on Christmas Day.

Corel Rolls Out Roxio MediaBook for Windows 8

Corel Corporation announced its new Roxio MediaBook app for Windows 8, which allows photos and videos to be combined with audio and text to create dynamic and interactive ebooks.

Sony Launches PRS-T2 eReader

Sony Electronics announced its new six-inch PRS-T2 eReader ($129).

OverDrive Breaks Ground for World Headquarters

OverDrive announced that it has begun construction of its world headquarters and “Blue Sky Campus” in Garfield Heights, Ohio.

Kingston Rolls Out Portable Flash Storage

Kingston Digital announced a number of portable flash storage products aimed at notebook, tablet and smartphone users.

Not So Happy Holidays for Consumer Electronics

The NPD Group announced it reckons that U.S. consumer electronics sales revenue over the holidays dropped 6% from the same period in 2010.

Accessibility Drives Content Demand

Deloitte LLP announced that it has released the results of its latest State of the Media Democracy survey.

Kindles Set the World on Fire announced that it is pleased with the sales of its Kindle eBook readers over the Christmas holidays.

Amazon Kindles Selling Like Hot Cakes announced that it is currently selling over one million Kindle devices per week.

EU Probes Apple Over Possible eBook Pricing Fixing

The European Commission announced that it is investigating whether or not Apple and five international publishers have breached EU antitrust rules by conspiring to fix the price of eBooks.

Kobo Launches Touch eReader

Kobo announced its new $99 Kobo Touch eReader.

Barnes & Noble Unleashes NOOK Tablet

Barnes & Noble announced its new reading and entertainment-focused NOOK tablet ($249).

Kobo Launches Vox eReader

Kobo announced its new Kobo Vox eReader ($199.99).