Category: E-readers

e-ink touch screen technologies shown by Freescale at Computex 2011

Posted by – June 2, 2011

Tyco Electronics introduces Acoustic Pulse Recognition (APR) touch screen technology in a reference e-ink touch screen based on Android on the Freescale i.MX508 platform.

Play Doom on an E-ink screen

Posted by – April 20, 2011

Fun demo playing Doom on an e-ink screen using the new PocketBook 360 Plus.

Hanvon B516, new e-ink e-reader

Posted by – April 20, 2011

Hanvon presents their new e-ink e-readers.

PocketBook 360 Plus

Posted by – April 17, 2011

PocketBook has updated their popular 5" e-ink e-reader with a new faster Vizplex e-ink screen, a faster Freescale i.MX35 533Mhz arm11 processor and WiFi support.

PocketBook 603, 903 and IQ at CES 2011

Posted by – January 14, 2011

PocketBook are releasing the 603 Pro, 903 Pro and PocketBook IQ Android Tablet/E-reader globally.

Hanvon E920, 9.7″ color e-ink e-reader prototype

Posted by – January 10, 2011

Supports both capacitive touch and Hanvon's pen input.

Onyx Boox M90

Posted by – January 9, 2011

This is a 9.7" e-ink e-reader from Onyx International with a Wacom-like stylus touch screen embedded Linux based user interface.

Jetbook mini LCD based $99 e-reader

Posted by – January 9, 2011

Jetbook mini is a 5" LCD e-reader, works 50 hours on normal triple a batteries and 90 hours on rechargeable lithium ion batteries.

Sharp Galapagos Tablets/LCD e-readers

Posted by – January 9, 2011

Sharp is launching these tablets with their new high quality LCD touch screens.

Freescale i.MX508 next generation e-ink platform

Posted by – January 7, 2011

Freescale dominates the e-ink e-reader market. Their next generation i.MX508 e-ink e-reader processor allows for more performance, faster refresh rates (limited by e-ink technology), lower cost (e-ink readers could be sold at half the price, $99 e-ink e-readers are now possible), most cool is Freescale works to provide Android support on these next generation e-ink e-readers. This is cool because Android support can provide cool useful apps such as news readers, rss readers, chrome to phone functionality and more.