• What every newspaper publisher needs to know about e-readers and tablets

    What every newspaper publisher needs to know about e-readers and tablets
    August 3, 2009

    Sean Reily began his Reynolds Fellowship in August 2009 just as the market for e-readers was heating up. The Kindle, which Amazon had launched less than two years earlier, still was the only e-reader wirelessly distributing digital editions of newspapers.
  • Opinion: Sean Reily

    Opinion: Sean Reily
    June 1, 2009

    When Microsoft announced its investment to develop applications for PC tablet computers, founder Bill Gates predicted that consumers would someday get their newspapers on these devices.
  • Using e-readers to explore some new media myths

    Using e-readers to explore some new media myths
    December 2, 2008

    I must confess that I am a 65-year-old, gray-haired American white guy who worked in the newspaper business for 34 years before joining the academic community as a journalism professor and researcher.
  • Will e-readers save newspapers?

    Will e-readers save newspapers?
    December 2, 2008

    The vision of paperless newspapers is no longer a pipedream. Electronic paper displays in the form of mobile reading devices called e-readers are finally emerging as a viable "green" alternative to ink printed on pulp paper.