There are really quite a numer of advantages to an E-ink display fitted on devices such as digital readers and mobile phones.
Over the last year or so, Sony has teased its flexible E-Ink screens on more than a few occasions. Up until recently, products that utilized E-Ink displays seemed to be off-market prototypes, although all of that has changed in recent weeks.
One of the most appealing features of digital readers and other devices equipped with e-ink displays is that they're very easy to read in bright sunlight.
We've seen some really cool hacks for the Amazon Kindle family of digital readers over the years.
The combination of a LCD and E-ink display means users of the device will have the best of both worlds - with one screen providing smooth video and graphics, while the other consumes little power and is ideal for reading.
The YotaPhone can best be described as a handset that features two displays: one E-ink and the other a traditional LCD.
The Pandigital Novel is one of the cheaper digital readers on the market today with an Amazon price point of only $38.
Color E-ink equipped digital reader launches in June 2013.
Barnes & Noble has decided to officially cut the price of its Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight.
Within five years, all phones could be as thin and flexible as a sheet of paper, according to a Canadian scientists who's presenting a prototype at a conference in Vancouver next week.