10 Google Reader Alternatives That Will Ease Your RSS Pain

Google Reader is on its deathbed, slated to meet its end on July 1st. Its demise has been looming in the distance for a while, so this should come as no surprise. And while this is certainly a time of mourning, there's the unseemly business of finding a replacement. Here's a list of platform agnostic alternatives that… » 7/01/13 9:08am 7/01/13 9:08am

Google Shut Down Reader Because It Was Scared of More Screw-Ups

According to a report from AllThingsD, lack of customers wasn't the only reason Google Reader will meet its untimely end on July 1st. It was also, for Google, a potential source of bungling that it wasn't worth shoring up. » 3/25/13 8:34am 3/25/13 8:34am

Let Your iPhone Robotically Read You a Bedtime Story With vBookz

vBookz, the somewhat useful text-to-speech iPad app we've covered before, is now iPhone-ready. It doesn't appear that many of our quibbles with the app have been rectified since we examined vBookz's previous iteration, but the robotic narrator is now pocketable. » 10/04/10 11:20pm 10/04/10 11:20pm

Meet Sony's Future Reader Displays, Made From Flexible E-Paper

A few months back Sony demonstrated their ultra-thin flexible OLED panel, which was thinner than a human hair, and could be wrapped around a pencil. While not as visually impressive, their flexible e-paper at least has a chance of launching. » 9/16/10 8:00am 9/16/10 8:00am