Sony is shuttering its Reader Store in the US and Canada, though the migration to Kobo should be relatively painless.
Amazon may have announced its Kindle Paperwhite e-reader for the UK today, but the company will face competition from an unlikely source.
Massive discounts on eBooks from the likes of Sony and Amazon could have long term effects on the publishing industry, author's groups have claimed.
IFA 2011Sony has unveiled a 6-inch eReader – with the Sony Reader Wi-Fi PRS-T1 bringing an enhanced touchscreen and, for Harry Potter fans, a Pottermore special edition.
Sony is set to launch a new ereader in the coming weeks, according to Sony's vice president of digital reading, Phil Lubell.
Harry Potter author JK Rowling is stalling when it comes to committing to publishing her hugely popular boy wizard stories in e-book format.
Apple has rejected Sony's Reader app, stating that it will no longer accept applications that permit in-app purchasing.
ExclusiveSony has announced it has managed to create the world's first touchscreen e-reader which doesn't impact on the e-ink screen.