Daily Archives: November 20, 2010

You can play Scrabble on Amazon’s Kindle now, but the double-word squares are still a shade of grey rather than pink.

Colour is coming next year to E Ink devices, but you can enjoy it now with the NookColor, the new LCD-based eReader from Barnes & Noble,  reviewed in this week’s Personal Technology column in the FT’s Business Life section. Read more

Betfair, the UK-based online betting exchange that went public last month and reached a valuation of more than $2bn, is looking to the US and California in particular for future growth.

David Yu, chief executive, who grew up in the Bay Area, returned to San Francisco this week for the Web 2.0 Summit, where I spoke to him on the sidelines about Betfair‘s US plans. Edited highlights after the jump: Read more