Sony Corp. is determined to recapture consumers' attention with a smaller eBook reader that's also $100 cheaper than Amazon's Kindle, reports the Associated Press. On Aug. 5, Sony is expected to announce that it will release the Reader Pocket Edition by the end of August. Like the Kindle and Sony's previous eBook readers, the Pocket Edition will come with an "electronic ink" display, which shows dark gray text on a lighter gray background. As the word "pocket" implies, its five-inch screen will be smaller than that on the Kindle and other Sony models. Unlike other Readers, the Pocket Edition won't...

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