E-Reader News For Canadians

It appears that Walmart will stop selling the Amazon Kindle e-reader line at their local stores soon. And the new HD e-readers from this line will unfortunately not be available to Canadians when they are released in November.

On the other hand, the Kobo Mini eReader and Kobo Glo eReader will be released in October. The full color Kobo Arcicon will also be made available that month.

Unfortunately Barnes & Nobleicon does not ship its Nookicon line of eReaders and tablets to Canada.

Walmart Closing Music Site In States

Walmart will be closing their American music download site on August 29th. But their Canadian music download site, SongSpark, continues to operate.

Walmart’s Online Movie Rental Service

Walmart has decided to offer online movie rentals in the states, via the Vudu service they had purchased in March 2010.

There is no news in regards to a Canadian service yet.