Paid vs. Free Entertainment: A Case Study

February 20, 2013 // 2 Comments

Techdirt has a great write-up about a British children’s author, Terry Deary, who is on a misguided campaign against libraries. Deary believes libraries are giving away [...]

Are one-star reviews just slacktivism?

April 15, 2011 // 11 Comments

Lately I’ve been pondering reimmersing myself in Tolkien: I’ve been rereading The Hobbit in e-book form, and am considering going on to Lord of the Rings—it’s been a [...]

Supreme Court deadlocks on Omega vs. Costco

December 14, 2010 // 0 Comments

The Supreme Court issued a ruling on the Omega vs. Costco case that I have covered a couple of times. As Doug Pardee noted, Omega essentially won. With Justice Kagan recusing [...]

iPad has fastest adoption rate ever

October 5, 2010 // 0 Comments

CNBC’s Fast Money has more good iPad news: Bernstein Research reports that the iPad is becoming the fastest-adopted non-phone consumer technology ever, selling three [...]

The iPad will NOT ‘kill’ e-books

March 19, 2010 // 11 Comments

Adrian Kingsley-Hughes at ZDnet chimes in with another one of those obnoxious “it’s the end of the e-book as we know it (and I feel fine)” posts that we’ve been [...]
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