NewspaperDirect announced today that they’ve struck up a partnership with Entourage Systems, makes of the Edge dualbook. Now subscribers to PressDisplay.com can download their newspapers and magazines directly to the Edge via wi-fi. This makes over 1,500 periodicals from all over the world available to the eReader.
According to the press release, titles downloaded from PressDisplay will load on the electronic paper display (EPD) and users will be able to annotate issues as well. The best part is that there doesn’t seem to be a need for an extra download — everything available from PressDisplay is compatible right away.
Periodicals from93 countries in 44 languages are available; titles include The Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Globe and Mail, National Post, The Guardian, Daily Mail, International Herald Tribune, Irish Independent, Le Figaro, The Australian, New Zealand Herald, Gazeta Wyborcza, Marca, Bangkok Post, and Kommersant.
We’ll soon go hands-on with PressDisplay on the Edge to see how well it works.