Category Archives: E-readers

E-Ink Innovations and new commercial products at IFA 2014

E-Ink Innovations @ IFA 2014 [lesen.net YouTube channel, Sept 5, 2014] http://www.lesen.net New commercial products: Sony Alcatel E-Ink Cover [SmartCover] –> E-Card (or TCL Phone Cover) 1. Sony Sony expands SmartWear Experience range with two new additions for Lifelog – … Continue reading

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Upcoming H2CY13 revitalization of E Ink Holdings’ business by greater cost effectiveness and next-gen EPD technology for the traditional e-book reader market (remaining flat), exiting the commodity LCD market, and addition of new applications for digital magazines, smart watches, handset covers and luggage tags

$66 6″ front-lit E Ink e-readers from Jawei [Charbax YouTube channel, May 26, 2013] Jawei shows their latest range of E Ink based e-readers, starting at $40 for a 4.3″ E Ink e-reader without touch, $66 for 6″ without touch, … Continue reading

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E-paper renaissance because of A4 format on a lighter, plastic substrate?

There is a nascent e-paper potential even with Onyx E430 Android 4.3″ E Ink phone [Charbax YouTube channel, May 13, 2013] promised for July 2013 delivery from Onyx International (with a 1GHz Cortex-A8 based SoC) having all of its 15+ … Continue reading

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NOOK Media LLC: the finalization of the strategic joint venture between Barnes & Noble and Microsoft

Look back how the NOOK tablet had been started: Barnes & Noble NOOK offensive [this same blog, May 25, 2011] while the whole NOOK effort in terms of devices was as as follows: Note: only Android has been used so … Continue reading

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E Ink strategic value proposition: displays on every smart surface

Updates:  Reflective OutLook: Shades of Gray or Colorful? [Touch and Display-Enhancement Issue of Information Display, Sept 21, 2012] … E Ink and SiPix Meanwhile, could color have anything do to do with E Ink’s recent announcement of its intention to … Continue reading

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Barnes & Noble NOOK offensive

Follow-up: Core post: NOOK Media LLC: the finalization of the strategic joint venture between Barnes & Noble and Microsoft [Oct 6, 2012] Ammunition Teams with Barnes & Noble on All-New NOOK [May 24, 2011] (emphasis is mine) Ammunition’s long-standing partnership with Barnes & Noble … Continue reading

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E Ink and Epson achieve world-leading ePaper resolution

PVI Joins Hands With Epson to Produce E-Paper Displays [May 23, 2011] (emphasis is mine) PVI`s chairman Scott Liu said that the cooperation marks his company`s entry into the commercial and educational segments, indicating that the company`s e-paper displays will … Continue reading

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