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June 23, 2011 at 12:50 PM

J.K. Rowling unveils “Pottermore,” Sony products coming

Get ready for the digital “Harry Potter,” including branded versions of Sony’s portable devices that could appear later this year. The strength of the Harry Potter brand could help Sony get traction with its Reader devices, which are overshadowed by Amazon.com’s Kindle and even Barnes & Noble’s Nook, not to mention the iPad. A Harry Potter tie-in…

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June 20, 2011 at 9:45 AM

Review: B&N’s simplified new Nook

Newer, faster phones and tablets are appearing every month, even every week, it seems. But if you spend too much time grazing through this multicore, high-def smorgasbord, everything blurs together on your plate. The phones look like tablets, the tablets look like each other, and they all have the same basic set of apps. Maybe that’s why…

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