Electronic book readers are closely related to multi-touch tablet PCs in design, and to a lesser degree in function. Amazon's Kindle dominates the market, but competition is blazing.
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In addition to the Nook e-reader, Barnes & Noble will also resell Plastic Logic's e-book reader, rounding out the bookseller's upcoming offerings to compete with rival Amazon's Kindle product line. Plastic Logic's QUE will compete with Amazon's Kindle DX. Both e-readers have 10-inch electronic paper displays from E Ink and are built to appeal to mobile professionals. Price: N/A.
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