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Big-Screen Digital Newspaper, Magazine Readers On Way In Next Year

06/04/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The recession-ravaged newspaper and magazine industries are hoping for their own knight in shining digital armor, in the form of portable reading devices with big screens. Unlike tiny mobile phones and devices like the Kindle that are made to display text from books, these new gadgets, with screens roughly the size of a standard sheet of paper, could present much of the editorial and advertising content of traditional periodicals in generally the same format as they appear in print.

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