Article: The Google Books Lawsuit


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the current state of play in the Google Books lawsuit.

For more visit:
http://www.the-digital-reader.com/2013/07/01/appeals-court-tosses-out-class-action-status-in-google-books-lawsuit/

Article: bp;dr


The link below is to a very brief article outlining a new practice on the Internet – bp;dr – which simply means, ‘behind paywall, didn’t read.’

For more visit:
http://bigthink.com/neurobonkers/a-human-right-to-science-bpdr

Article: Ebook Covers


The link below is to an article that asks the question, ‘when will ebook covers evolve?’ It’s a good question – and when will ebooks themselves evolve beyond a typical traditional book appearance?

For more visit:
http://jwikert.typepad.com/the_average_joe/2013/07/when-will-ebook-covers-evolve.html

Article: Traditional Books Vs Digital Books


The link below is to an article that takes another look at the traditional book versus digital book argument, from a somewhat different perspective to what is usual.

For more visit:
http://www.teleread.com/ebooks/paper-books-vs-e-books-and-the-clash-of-bookstore-cultures/

Article: Amazon & China


The link below is to an article looking at the recent troubles that Amazon have had in China over counterfeit books.

http://www.teleread.com/chris-meadows/china-scolds-amazon-for-selling-counterfeit-books/