A color version of Amazon.com Inc.'s Kindle eReader may come eventually, but it won't be soon. Speaking Tuesday at the online retailer's annual shareholder meeting in Seattle, founder and CEO Jeff Bezos said that adding color to the Kindle's "electronic ink" display is a difficult technical challenge and that a color screen is "still a long way out," the Associated Press reports. Bezos said he's seen things "in the laboratory" that are "still not ready for prime-time production." Tablet computers such as Apple Inc.'s iPad and some eReaders sport LCD displays, which can show color. But those are harder to...

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Dennis has covered higher education technology since April 2008, having interviewed some of the most recognized IT pros in U.S. colleges and universities. He is always updating eCampus News with the latest in pressing ed-tech issues, such as the growing i