Open Formats


ECTACO Releases Cheap jetBook Lite eBook Reader

ECTACO Releases Cheap jetBook Lite eBook Reader

A company called ECTACO has unveiled what it claims to be the most affordable eBook reader available called the jetBook Lite. T...

Oct 28 2009, 10:00am CDT

Sony Converts Its Entire eBook Store to EPUB Format

Sony today announced its plan to convert its eBook store to the industry-standard EPUB format by the end of the year. Adopting...

Aug 13 2009, 7:54am CDT

Astak Unveils Slick 5-inch eReader

Astak Unveils Slick 5-inch eReader

Astak has announced a new 5-inch digital reader called the 5-inch Pocket Pro eBook reader. The book is a collaboration with Ado...

Aug 10 2009, 10:00am CDT

Boox eBook Reader debuts at CeBIT 2009

Boox eBook Reader debuts at CeBIT 2009

Besides the new BeBook WiFi eBook reader a eBook reader dubbed Boox will also be unveiled at the CeBIT 2009 this week. Onyx In...

Mar 1 2009, 9:00am CST

New BeBook Wi-fi eBook Reader debuts at CeBIT 2009

New BeBook Wi-fi eBook Reader debuts at CeBIT 2009

Pushed by the Amazon Kindle 2 release apparently several eBook vendors will use the CeBIT 2009 trade-show this week to unveil n...

Mar 1 2009, 7:00am CST

Sony eBook Reader to support EPUB Format

Sony eBook Reader to support EPUB Format

Sony today announced that its Reader Digital Book will be the first eBook reading device to support the EPUB format, the Intern...

Jul 24 2008, 8:05am CDT

Microsoft Office to add new Formats

Microsoft announces that it will expand the formats supported by Office. The 2007 Microsoft Office system already provides su...

May 22 2008, 1:00am CDT

Microsoft HD Photo Technology being Considered for Standardization

Today Microsoft announced that the Joint Photographic Expert Group (JPEG) to introduce a new work item for the standardization...

Jul 31 2007, 3:00pm CDT