U.S. E-reader ownership doubles in six months

The percent of U.S. adults with an e-book reader doubled from 6% to 12% between November 2010 and May 2011 according to a recent survey by the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project.

Shaw Family buys an extra million shares of the company

Shaw Communications Inc. announced this week that the Shaw Family, and entities owned or controlled by them, completed the purchase of an additional 1,000,325 Class B Non-Voting Shares of the Company.

The Shaw Family, and entities owned or controlled by them, now holds 51,586,354 Class A and Class B shares of Shaw Communications.