SCOOP: Pocket PC glitch limits eBooks' reach

Summary:On Tuesday, Microsoft Corp. (msft) and a group ofpublishing heavyweights will announce a smallstep for technology -- the creation of a new onlineelectronic bookstore -- that they hope will be agiant leap forward in the advancement ofelectronic books.

On Tuesday, Microsoft Corp. (msft) and a group of publishing heavyweights will announce a small step for technology -- the creation of a new online electronic bookstore -- that they hope will be a giant leap forward in the advancement of electronic books.

But a software glitch affecting Pocket PC handhelds could hinder the store's success, at least in its early stages. Full story. -- John G. Spooner and Richard Shim, ZDNet News

Topics: PCs, Hardware, Microsoft, Software

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