Spring Design's Alex Ebook Wi-Fi Reader Ships April 14; 3G Version In…

Spring Design's Alex, the $399 not-necessarily-a-Nook dual-screened Android ebook reader, is available for pre-order now, ships April 14, and will be in Borders and Books-A-Million stores this June. A 3G version's on the way, too, but don't hold your breath. » 3/16/10 8:00am 3/16/10 8:00am

Spring Design Partners Their Alex E-Reader With Borders eBook Store

In case you having sleepless nights fretting about content partners for Spring Design's Alex e-reader, they've linked up with Borders, and will feature the Kobo eBook store on their dual-screened device. That's something Barnes and Noble likely won't be accused of copying. » 1/07/10 10:31pm 1/07/10 10:31pm

Barnes & Noble's Nook May Violate Spring Design's Alex Reader…

Spring Design's Alex reader seemed very similar to Barnes & Noble's Nook. I thought that Spring Design was the copycat, but based on the lawsuit they filed for violation of intellectual property, it may be the other way around. » 11/02/09 11:05pm 11/02/09 11:05pm

Spring Design's Alex eReader Runs Android, Has Dual Displays

Coming out of nowhere, the Alex looks a lot like that Android-powered Barnes & Noble reader. Its 6-inch display is monochrome e-ink (not color), yet it also has a secondary 3.5-inch color touchscreen that lets you browse the Web. » 10/19/09 7:51am 10/19/09 7:51am