Dual e-ink/LCD smartphone goes on sale

A new smartphone combining both an e-ink and LCD screen has gone on sale in Austria, France, Germany and Spain priced €499. Russian Technology company Yota unveiled its Android-powered smartphone last year and has now struck deals to offer it to some European customers.




Amazon to buy digital comic retailer comiXology

Amazon has announced plans to buy digital comic retailer comiXology. Founded in 2007, the site offers a broad library of digital comic book content from over 75 of the top publishers as well as top independent creators. Purchased titles are … [Read More...]

eBooks prices could rise under VAT changes announced last week.

UK ebook prices could rise after tax law change

UK ebook prices could rise next year after the Government announced changes to the way digital downloads are taxed. Currently retailers are allowed to charge VAT at he rate set by the country their store is based in, a rule which has seen Apple … [Read More...]