Plastic Logic's E-Reader Shown on Video, More Details Emerge

We've been following Plastic Logic's » 9/11/08 5:17am 9/11/08 5:17am potential Kindle-killing device this week, and the guys over at are adding to the intrigue with video of it. Speaking with a company rep, they found out that the device is less than 7mm thin and charges/connects to PCs with a miniUSB connector.Meanwhile its Bluetooth and Wi-Fi…

Plastic Logic Reader Looks Like Kindle Killer

Here is what the clunky Amazon Kindle should have been since the beginning: a simple, ultra-sleek full-page 8.5-inch by 11-inch electronic book and newspaper reader with a flexible plastic touchscreen » 9/09/08 4:56am 9/09/08 4:56am, Wi-Fi connectivity, and the ability to read regular Office documents without conversion of any kind. As we , Plastic…

Steam Powered Electronic Newspaper Makes Us Ask If This is Really…

Does the world really need another steam powered anything? And if it does, would an electronic newspaper be the most appropriate thing to be steam powered? We don't have any answers for these questions. All we know is that this Japanese setup can turn a page in all of 15 seconds, making it a whole two seconds faster… » 4/30/08 1:00pm 4/30/08 1:00pm