Originally Posted by brecklundin
Rather dismissive to overlook reference and other non-fiction books which require color? The reader announce is an ~10" reader which, while not ideal for those books, it's a huge leap over a 6" panel. We need 11"-12" panels to really make it reasonable and w/o scaling or layout issues.
While true, just how many books on the bestsellers list are reference and non-fiction books that require color?
The main reason color e-ink is ever going to be used is for reading comic books.
There is an academic market, but it's got to be fairly niche.