As the e-reader wars rage on, rumors have it that Sony may be making a serious bid to get back in the game--according to the blog Liliputing (which pulled its info from the dark heart of a WSJ article), Sony is working on a hydrid device that will combine the functions of netbook, game console, and e-reader. Yes! Another thing to buy! Also the new darker-gray-colored Kindle DX Graphite is shipping for $379. Something else to buy! From TFTS.
Elsewhere, The Bookseller reports that UK publishers are still waiting for a ton of cash owed them by Borders UK, which, as you’ll recall, collapsed last November.