E Books has been in the news a lot lately. Here is the latest.
Are E-Books Killing Reading For Fun?
23 January 2014 | 7:01 pm Americans are reading differently than they used to: more e-books, more audio books and young people choosing not to read at all. Guest host Celeste Headlee looks at this country's changing reading habits with Pew Research Center's Kathryn Zickuhr and librarian Elissa Malespina. http://www.npr.org/2014/01/23/265239102/are-e-books-killing-reading-for-fun?ft=1&f=1013
Parents talk about e-books and e-readers for children
23 January 2014 | 4:24 pm This undated photo provided by Amazon shows the Kindle FreeTime app displayed on a Kindle Fire HDX. Amazon.com Inc.'s Kindle FreeTime gives parents an easy way to block grown-up content. With FreeTime, kids get thousands of kid-friendly books, games and videos for a monthly fee. http://www.mycentraljersey.com/article/20140123/NJLIFE/301230023/Parents-talk-about-e-books-e-readers-children
Bibliophile takes to e-publishing to teach Tamil
23 January 2014 | 6:38 am Quit his job in U.S to publish e-books so that the children of Tamil origin can read Tamil http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Coimbatore/bibliophile-takes-to-epublishing-to-teach-tamil/article5608758.ece
Surprise! Most consumers buy e-books from a single retailer …
22 January 2014 | 10:33 am At Digital Book World, book industry research firm Codex Group has some news for you that will completely shock and surprise you: in a survey of just over. http://www.teleread.com/drm/surprise-most-consumers-buy-e-books-from-a-single-retailer/
Apple Wins Slight Reprieve From eBooks Monitor – Law Blog – WSJ
21 January 2014 | 5:31 pm A federal appeals court on Tuesday temporarily blocked a court-appointed attorney from monitoring Apple's e–book pricing reform. http://blogs.wsj.com/law/2014/01/21/apple-wins-slight-reprieve-from-ebooks-monitor/
Apple granted temporary relief from external monitor in ebooks …
21 January 2014 | 4:43 pm In what is quickly becoming the next big ongoing back and forth between Apple and [insert third party here] of 2014, a new development has unfolded in the antitrust dispute over Apple's iBooks practices. Michael Bromwich … http://9to5mac.com/2014/01/21/apple-granted-temporary-relief-from-external-monitor-in-ebooks-antitrust-dispute/