Lots of folks have been talking about E Books lately. Heres the latest scoop.
Will We Soon Be Able to Resell E – Books and Digital Music?
11 March 2013 | 10:54 pm The New York Times reports theres a battle brewing between the biggest vendors of digital books and music Amazon and Apple and the industries still stuck in the physical realm.Both the big As have … http://finance.yahoo.com/news/soon-able-resell-e-books-225430716.html
Tim Cook may testify in Apple e – books case
11 March 2013 | 1:18 am Apple Incorporateds Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook could be deposed in the governments Lawsuit against the company over alleged price-setting in the e -book market, Reuters reported on Sunday. In a one-page order, United States District Judge Denise Cote on Friday said she would hold a telephone conference on March 13 to consider the governments request… [Read More…] http://www.punchng.com/business/international-business/tim-cook-may-testify-in-apple-e-books-case/
Rotorua publisher offers writers e -book service
10 March 2013 | 12:46 am A Rotorua publisher is celebrating New Zealand Book Month by launching a new service to provide local writers with the ability to publish their stories in E -Book formats. Mike Smith, director of BMS Books , converting their stories into E – Books will give Rotorua writers greater opportunities to make their books available nationally and internationally. … http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/news/rotorua-publisher-offers-writers-e-004638457.html
For more free textbooks, look at iTunes U TeleRead: News and …
12 March 2013 | 1:48 am Some of the EPUB e–books on the site as listed as being for iBooks, because they contain audio, video or embedded PDFs that most other e-readers can't yet handle. If you don't see for iBooks in a book's title, it can be read … http://www.teleread.com/textbooks/free-textbooks-from-itunes-u/
The Heart of Horror: Ephemeral Ebooks
11 March 2013 | 6:45 pm So let's not get into a debate about ebooks versus paper books, we all have our strongly held opinions and preferences and neither are right or wrong they just are but recently I have noticed a problem with my consumption of … http://www.heartofhorror.com/2013/03/ephemeral-ebooks.html
Ayelet Waldman and I Discuss Used eBooks at PBS' MediaShift …
11 March 2013 | 3:29 pm Ayelet Waldman and I Discuss Used eBooks at PBS' MediaShift. March 11, 2013 By John Scalzi Leave a Comment. The headline there pretty much says it all, so: Here's the link. Knock yourself out. It's a pretty good story. http://whatever.scalzi.com/2013/03/11/ayelet-waldman-and-i-discuss-used-ebooks-at-pbs-mediashift/