Turning an inch-thick hinged eBook into the world’s largest newspaper kiosk, newspaper and magazine distributors Newspapers Direct have done a deal with eBook the Entourage eDGe to bring hundreds of newspapers to the device.
Subscribers to the PressDisplay.com service can download over 1500 titles to the device from today, over wifi or usb.
Available titles include: The Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Globe and Mail, National Post, The Guardian, Daily Mail, International Herald Tribune, Irish Independent, Le Figaro, The Australian, New Zealand Herald, Gazeta Wyborcza, Marca, Bangkok Post, and Kommersant.
A subscription to pressdisplay costs $29.95 a month for unlimited personal use or $199.95 for unlimited business use.
The Entourage eDGe is a netbook-cum-ereader with two 9 inch touch-screens, a battery that lasts for 6 hours of reading and 3GB of memory plus an SD card slot.
Entourage eDGe – $500 on entourageedge.com