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Thursday, March 19, 2009

First colour e-book reader ready

First colour e-book reader ready"Japanese company Fujitsu has unveiled what it has claimed as the first colour e-book reader. The device, which displays up to 260,000 colours, goes on sale in Japan on 20 April priced at 99,750yen (GBP730). The color e-paper terminal can store up to 5,000 paper-based books, can last up to 40 hours, and features an 8-inch display screen. The device is equipped with Bluetooth, and high-speed wireless. Along with the book reading software, it comes loaded with Windows CE 5, meaning support for e-mail, spreadsheets, and web browsing." The Bookseller

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