Register Guidelines E-Books Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Go Back   MobileRead Forums > E-Book General > News

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 12-12-2010, 12:13 PM   #1
caribbean_spur
Connoisseur
caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.
 
Posts: 61
Karma: 7586
Join Date: Nov 2010
Device: Sony daily edition 950
next generation sony ereaders "unveiled"

Not sure if this has been reported:

http://wwwery.com/10470-sony-new-e-r...echnology.html

Last edited by caribbean_spur; 12-12-2010 at 12:31 PM.
caribbean_spur is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-12-2010, 01:40 PM   #2
Graham
Wizard
Graham ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Graham ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Graham ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Graham ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Graham ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Graham ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Graham ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Graham ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Graham ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Graham ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Graham ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
Posts: 2,567
Karma: 30624239
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: North Yorkshire, UK
Device: Sony PRS-650, Nexus 4, HP Touchpad, Nexus 7.
Work hard Sony, work hard to get it to market!

Graham
Graham is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Enthusiast
Old 12-12-2010, 04:33 PM   #3
doreenjoy
01000100 01001010
doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
doreenjoy's Avatar
 
Posts: 1,856
Karma: 293916
Join Date: Mar 2009
Device: Polyamorous
I feel like Keanu Reeves in The Matrix. All I can do is look dazed and say "Whoa."

Shouldn't this thread be in News?
doreenjoy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-12-2010, 04:35 PM   #4
Latinandgreek
Warrior Princess
Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
Latinandgreek's Avatar
 
Posts: 5,024
Karma: 9476841
Join Date: Sep 2009
Device: PRS-505; PRS-350, PRS-T1, iPad mini, HP Touchpad, Aura HD
I think my heart skipped a few beats while reading the article. Wow! I can't wait to see that on the market.
Latinandgreek is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-12-2010, 04:48 PM   #5
caribbean_spur
Connoisseur
caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.caribbean_spur knows the square root of minus one.
 
Posts: 61
Karma: 7586
Join Date: Nov 2010
Device: Sony daily edition 950
Quote:
Originally Posted by doreenjoy View Post
I feel like Keanu Reeves in The Matrix. All I can do is look dazed and say "Whoa."

Shouldn't this thread be in News?
sorry I am new here, thought it belonged in the sony section. whoever is the moderator can move it to where it belongs.

Sorry again.
caribbean_spur is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-12-2010, 04:52 PM   #6
doreenjoy
01000100 01001010
doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
doreenjoy's Avatar
 
Posts: 1,856
Karma: 293916
Join Date: Mar 2009
Device: Polyamorous
Quote:
Originally Posted by caribbean_spur View Post
sorry I am new here, thought it belonged in the sony section. whoever is the moderator can move it to where it belongs.

Sorry again.
Oh, no need to apologize! It's great to see the information.

I will PM a moderator and ask.

Welcome to Mobile Read!
doreenjoy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-12-2010, 04:54 PM   #7
Latinandgreek
Warrior Princess
Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Latinandgreek ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
Latinandgreek's Avatar
 
Posts: 5,024
Karma: 9476841
Join Date: Sep 2009
Device: PRS-505; PRS-350, PRS-T1, iPad mini, HP Touchpad, Aura HD
Welcome, Caribbean_Spur!
Latinandgreek is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-12-2010, 05:46 PM   #8
Nate the great
Sir Penguin of Edinburgh
Nate the great ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Nate the great ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Nate the great ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Nate the great ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Nate the great ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Nate the great ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Nate the great ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Nate the great ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Nate the great ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Nate the great ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Nate the great ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
Nate the great's Avatar
 
Posts: 10,388
Karma: 3161371
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: DC Metro area
Device: Shake a stick plus 1
That flexible screen demo has been around since at least September. Sony borrowed it from E-ink and it does not represent an active project.
Nate the great is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-12-2010, 07:00 PM   #9
doreenjoy
01000100 01001010
doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.doreenjoy ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
doreenjoy's Avatar
 
Posts: 1,856
Karma: 293916
Join Date: Mar 2009
Device: Polyamorous
Quote:
Originally Posted by Nate the great View Post
That flexible screen demo has been around since at least September. Sony borrowed it from E-ink and it does not represent an active project.

Huh. But the trade show this blog is reporting just happened. Odd.
doreenjoy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-12-2010, 07:04 PM   #10
FizzyWater
You kids get off my lawn!
FizzyWater ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.FizzyWater ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.FizzyWater ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.FizzyWater ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.FizzyWater ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.FizzyWater ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.FizzyWater ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.FizzyWater ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.FizzyWater ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.FizzyWater ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.FizzyWater ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
FizzyWater's Avatar
 
Posts: 2,885
Karma: 5486917
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Device: Dell Axim, PRS350/650, Nook Glow, PB Touch Lux 623
I don't know...both of those looked awfully shiny. Glare would be an issue again...
FizzyWater is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-12-2010, 07:16 PM   #11
Notre Dame
Magus
Notre Dame ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Notre Dame ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Notre Dame ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Notre Dame ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Notre Dame ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Notre Dame ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Notre Dame ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Notre Dame ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Notre Dame ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Notre Dame ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Notre Dame ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
Notre Dame's Avatar
 
Posts: 46
Karma: 530322
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: UK
Device: Kindle
Competition is a good thing. As long as they all don't go bust except one. And it's the one we haven't got!! http://www.chrisscottwilson.co.uk
Notre Dame is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-12-2010, 07:19 PM   #12
daffy4u
I'm Super Kindle-icious
daffy4u ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.daffy4u ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.daffy4u ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.daffy4u ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.daffy4u ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.daffy4u ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.daffy4u ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.daffy4u ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.daffy4u ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.daffy4u ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.daffy4u ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
daffy4u's Avatar
 
Posts: 6,729
Karma: 2429021
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Long Drive, Calinadia Candafornia
Device: K1, KTSO, KFHD7, KPW1
The "never made it to market" Readius had a 5 inch screen that was rolled up but pulled out of a cell phone.

I recall a YouTube video of flexible display Sony was working on from a couple of years ago. I'm trying to find the thread and if I do I'll post the link.
daffy4u is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-12-2010, 09:10 PM   #13
Dulin's Books
Wizard
Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
Posts: 2,744
Karma: 12575004
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Portland, OR
Device: Boox PB360 etc etc etc
article showing the Sony in September

http://www.fastcompany.com/1689406/e...dy-new-screens

here's the august article which talks about LGs SEC filing mentioning their production of foil backed flexible displays in this quarter

http://uk.ibtimes.com/articles/47509...display-lg.htm

Polymer Vision (Readius) was actually only a couple of months from launching the ir first rollable display product when the rug was litereally pulled out from under them when the major financial backer turned out to be involved in a giant Ponzi scheme. They had already produced several hundreds in a initial production run "shakedown".

They were purchased from bankruptcy by Wistron. The entire team there has been kept together and been given really great backing by Wistron. The are working hard to create a new up to date version of the Readius, since that initial product would be several years old now. They have recently even hired some new people. This next year could actually see a rollable display product in the market
Dulin's Books is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-12-2010, 09:12 PM   #14
Dulin's Books
Wizard
Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Dulin's Books ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
Posts: 2,744
Karma: 12575004
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Portland, OR
Device: Boox PB360 etc etc etc
shouldn't leave out Sony's roll-able OLED that they first showed in May of this year



http://www.youtube.com/v/4WNcjkZ6d0w?fs=1&hl=en_US

Last edited by Dulin's Books; 12-17-2010 at 10:17 AM.
Dulin's Books is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-12-2010, 09:28 PM   #15
khalleron
Kate
khalleron ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.khalleron ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.khalleron ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.khalleron ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.khalleron ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.khalleron ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.khalleron ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.khalleron ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.khalleron ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.khalleron ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.khalleron ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
khalleron's Avatar
 
Posts: 1,451
Karma: 1756285
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Oregon, United States
Device: Nexus 7, Sony PRS-T1 Red
So we're back to scrolls?

Electronic scrolls, but still.

And I really, really hate page turn animations. I hope that's not what they meant.
khalleron is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Yep. It's official. Sony Reader has "ruined" books for me. A final "review." WilliamG Sony Reader 48 01-14-2011 03:49 AM
Hot rumour: Kobo to "untether" other eReaders with new sync Bookbee News 8 09-02-2010 03:55 PM
Guide for you can see correctly the pdfs "comics, images, documents" in ereaders sony computersexperto LRF 2 11-29-2009 06:13 AM
Help! the "Make Sony Reader File" under "Options" is different Dr. Drib Sony Reader 6 04-23-2007 02:56 AM
ABC Amber "Sony Converter" -- "Coming Soon" NatCh Sony Reader 13 01-22-2007 02:36 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:54 AM.


MobileRead.com is a privately owned, operated and funded community.