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iPad mini Launches Today

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Is the iPad mini the ultimate ebook reader? Millions of people will find out today as shipments begin and stores start selling Apple’s latest tablet.

Sony Reader Store Launches Book Club

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Each month the store will select a book of the month, then hold a virtual book club meeting online to discuss it.

Amazon Loses $274M in 3rd Quarter

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The loss was despite increased revenues of $13.8 Billion, a 27% increase over the previous year. The loss was put down to investment, notably in the deals site LivingSocial.com.

iBooks Updated

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Apple have just announced an update to iBooks. It includes continuous scrolling, and support for 40 languages including Korean, Chinese, and Japanese.

Watch Today’s iPad Event Live

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Apple are streaming today’s iPad Mini / iPad Air event live. You can view it from an Apple TV, or any Mac on this page. The iPad mini is expected to have a heavy focus on ebooks, and iBooks v3 is likely to be launched today too.