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Kindle Paperwhite review: Ebook reader gets warmer, faster

The new Kindle Paperwhite is like the old one, but with a better backlight and upgraded software.

Reviewed: Stylish and practical e-reader cases

Protect your e-reader in style with one of this attractive cases designed to match your specific e-reader.

Review: Kobo Mini e-reader is as small and light as it gets

This tiny 5-inch e-reader is adorable, but who will buy it?

The best e-reader for you

Trying to decide which e-reader fits your needs? Check this handy guide to the latest e-readers.

Review: Kobo Glo e-reader is light and bright

The Kobo Glo is lightweight and has excellent ComfortLight technology, but it suffers from a lack of contrast.

Best Products of 2012: Mobile

PCWorld's editors select the best mobile hardware and apps of 2012.

The 100 Best Products of 2012

PCWorld's editors pinpoint the top tech products of 2012, in categories ranging from PCs to productivity software.


Review: Barnes & Noble Nook HD wows with stellar display

Barnes & Noble's latest 7-inch tablet, the Nook HD, packs a high-resolution display—and the results are a visual delight.

Review: Amazon Kindle e-reader provides bargain basics

Amazon's baseline Kindle is a basic, inexpensive e-reader in a familiar package, but it lacks the software elegance of its competitors.

Review: Amazon Kindle Paperwhite really shines

The new Kindle Paperwhite is a dramatic update inside and out, one with fully redesigned software and an appealing built-in light that makes the Kindle more usable in any environment.

Hands on with Amazon's new Kindle e-readers

Amazon launched the Kindle Paperwhite and a lower-cost, spruced up $69 Kindle—and with these two models, the company redefines the e-reader market.

The Best Hardware Right Now

We asked our in-house hardware experts a simple question: What laptop, phone, HDTV, or other device would you recommend today? Here’s what they picked.

Barnes & Noble Nook Simple Touch With GlowLight Review: An E-Reader That Truly Lets You Read Anywhere

The addition of an LED light source turns the Nook Simple Touch into the must-have e-reader for bookworms.