e-readers

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The Ad-Free Kobo Nia Could Be Your Ticket to Ditching the Kindle

If you’re in the market to buy an ereader in North America, Amazon’s Kindle and Rakuten’s Kobo are really the only two options if you want access to a well-stocked ebook store. Today the latter revealed its alternative to the current cheapest Kindle model with the new $149.95 Kobo Nia,…

Get Your Ebooks From The Library, Dummy

Get Your Ebooks From The Library, Dummy

Public libraries are a national treasure that few people seem to appreciate anymore, but I am here to tell you that you are ignoring a precious resource because these bastions of socialism don’t just have free books. They have free ebooks. We’ve definitely preached the benefits of library ebooks before,…

Here’s A Cheaper Alternative To The Kindle Oasis

Here’s A Cheaper Alternative To The Kindle Oasis

We’ve mentioned it before, but here’s a gentle reminder: Amazon isn’t the only company making ereaders. Sure, Amazon has a huge chunk of the market for ebooks, and its ereaders sync seamlessly with Amazon’s services creating an addictive and difficult-to-escape ecosystem. But other companies make great ereaders that are worth…