Latest in

Image credit:

PVI takes over e-ink from Philips

Peter Rojas
Sony Librie eBook reader

A Taiwanese company by the name of Prime View International just recently acquired Philips' e-ink business, something which might not sound like a big deal until you realize that it was Philips that made the electronic ink technology used in Sony's Librie e-book reader. PVI says they're to start pumping e-ink displays out in volume starting in the fourth quarter of this year, something which will hopefully result in both cheaper prices and more widespread availability.

From around the web

ear iconeye icontext file