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Friday, August 12 2011

Rise of E-books Will Benefit One Group: Readers

Rather than the first steps of a funeral cortege, the death of Borders is really just the first little dip on a wildly careening roller coaster ride for the people who write, publish, buy and sell books. It's going to shake us up, down and sideways, industry figures say, and some people may get thrown from their cars. But one group is sure to be happy at the end: readers.


Thursday, August 12 2010

The Odyssey of Andrew Wylie

As traditional print media is being slowly but irresistibly subsumed by electronic competitors, powerhouse agent Andrew Wylie argues that writers should get a larger cut of e-book sales. But is Wylie, in reality, seeking to destroy paper-based publishing houses?


Thursday, July 8 2010

Borders launches e-book sales


Wednesday, June 23 2010

Amazon, Barnes & Noble slash e-reader prices


Thursday, April 22 2010

When Advertisements Become Kindle “Bestsellers”

Should free electronic books count in sales ratings?


Thursday, April 1 2010

Penguin & the iPad: Taking Books to the Next Level, or Leaving Them in the Dust?

Apple's latest gadget, the iPad, hits shelves this weekend. There's been a lot of chatter on the interwebs and in the publishing world about how the shiny new tech may change the way we think of books.


Monday, February 1 2010

The Cult of Kindle and the Myth of Digital Utopia

If I could read more with a Kindle, it stood to reason that I wasn’t reading enough without one. Getting and consuming increasingly MORE information is an end in of itself these days.


Thursday, January 21 2010

Amazon raises royalty rate for Kindle e-books


Thursday, October 8 2009

Amazon cuts Kindle price tag as competition grows


Kindle 2 not quite there (News) [4.Mar.09]
Kindle still seems unnecessary (Marginal Utility) [10.Feb.09]
Print Is Dead by Jeff Gomez (Reviews) [27.Feb.08]
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