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"Why I break DRM on e-books": A publishing exec speaks out

"Why I break DRM on e-books": A publishing exec speaks out | Ebøker i bibliotek | Scoop.it
Calls for big-six publishers to drop DRM have increased in recent weeks, coinciding with the DOJ price-fixing lawsuit. In the meantime, one publishing industry executive tried breaking the DRM on purchased e-books -- and isn't going back.
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Digital Minds Conference – vad minns vi?

Digital Minds Conference – vad minns vi? | Ebøker i bibliotek | Scoop.it
Inför årets bokmässa i London anordnades en endagskonferens om digitaliseringen av bokbranschen: The Digital Minds Conference. Tidigt på söndag morgon begav vi oss alltså till Arlanda för at...
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Mer bok for pengene

Mer bok for pengene | Ebøker i bibliotek | Scoop.it
Unntaket fra konkurranseloven gir høyere priser på bøker enn nødvendig. De eneste som tjener på dette er forlagene og bokhandlerne.
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Are Apps The Future of Book Publishing? - Forbes

Are Apps The Future of Book Publishing? - Forbes | Ebøker i bibliotek | Scoop.it
More publishers are coming out with e-book apps that provide content for tablets well beyond just words on a page. Is this the future of publishing?
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Ebook Tsunami—From Antitrust to Burgeoning Sales

Ebook Tsunami—From Antitrust to Burgeoning Sales | Ebøker i bibliotek | Scoop.it
Ebooks are becoming a tsunami on the landscape of publishing and reading.
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DOJ Announces Terms of Settlement With 3 Publishers in E-Book Lawsuit

DOJ Announces Terms of Settlement With 3 Publishers in E-Book Lawsuit | Ebøker i bibliotek | Scoop.it
Along with filing a lawsuit against Apple and five of the (Vad amerikanska justitiedepartementet har att säga om stämningen mot Apple + förlag: http://t.co/xPBiujTR #ebok...)...
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DRM is crushing indie booksellers online

DRM is crushing indie booksellers online | Ebøker i bibliotek | Scoop.it
By requiring retailers to encrypt e-books with DRM, big publishers are essentially banning online indie bookstores and increasing their own dependence on the whims of Apple and Amazon.
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Melville House Books » 25 Connecticut libraries announce Random House ebook boycott

Melville House Books » 25 Connecticut libraries announce Random House ebook boycott | Ebøker i bibliotek | Scoop.it
“@toc: Libraries announce boycott of Random House ebooks | Melville House Books http://t.co/v4J3WoQm #TOCCON” #ebok #Pris #bibliotek...
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The e-book wars: Who is less evil, Amazon or book publishers?

The e-book wars: Who is less evil, Amazon or book publishers? | Ebøker i bibliotek | Scoop.it
As the Department of Justice pursues an antitrust case over e-book prices, publishers say they need "agency pricing" to prevent Amazon from increasing its monopoly and decimating the book industry.
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IN WHICH I ATTEMPT TO EXPLAIN WHAT IS GOING ON WITH EBOOKS

IN WHICH I ATTEMPT TO EXPLAIN WHAT IS GOING ON WITH EBOOKS | Ebøker i bibliotek | Scoop.it
I shouldn’t be writing this post, and yet, here I am, writing this post. Why? Because I can’t stop myself, that’s why. I’m unstoppable!
I am, very foolishly, going to try to explain the ebook debacle...
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Cut in E-Book Pricing by Amazon Is Set to Shake Rivals

Cut in E-Book Pricing by Amazon Is Set to Shake Rivals | Ebøker i bibliotek | Scoop.it
The government’s decision to pursue major publishers on antitrust charges has put Amazon, the nation’s largest bookseller, in a powerful position to decide how much an e-book will cost.
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Phil Bradley's weblog: LG's Flexible E-Paper Display Is Coming to Europe in April

Phil Bradley's weblog: LG's Flexible E-Paper Display Is Coming to Europe in April | Ebøker i bibliotek | Scoop.it
via mashable.com This is going to be a fun development in the ebook/ereader saga. The electronic paper display (EPD) is a 6-inch, 1024×768 e-ink plastic screen.
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E-book landscape shifts as DoJ rocks agency model | The Bookseller

E-book landscape shifts as DoJ rocks agency model | The Bookseller | Ebøker i bibliotek | Scoop.it
Book Publishing Industry News. Regular news updates from The Bookseller's news desk.
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Everything you need to know about today's e-book lawsuit in one post

Everything you need to know about today's e-book lawsuit in one post | Ebøker i bibliotek | Scoop.it
Our primer to today's DOJ lawsuit against five publishers and Apple -- how we got here and what comes next. (RT @espenandersen: I USA saksøker justisdept. forlag og Apple for prisfiksing. I Norge velsigner man det.
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Justice Department formally charges Apple, Hachette in e-book price fixing case

Justice Department formally charges Apple, Hachette in e-book price fixing case | Ebøker i bibliotek | Scoop.it
The Justice Department has formally decided to sue Apple, Hachette, HarperCollins, Macmillan and Penguin due to alleged e-book price-rigging.
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Big Six publishers decline to renew contract with Amazon over unfavorable terms | TeleRead: News and views on e-books, libraries, publishing and related topics

Big Six publishers decline to renew contract with Amazon over unfavorable terms | TeleRead: News and views on e-books, libraries, publishing and related topics | Ebøker i bibliotek | Scoop.it
Salon Magazine has an extremely lengthy story looking at Amazon, and bringing up a couple of points I hadn’t heard about before.
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Never, ever "out of print" - O'Reilly Radar

Never, ever "out of print" - O'Reilly Radar | Ebøker i bibliotek | Scoop.it
In a recent interview, attorney Dana Newman tackled issues surrounding publishing rights in the digital landscape. She said changes in the current model are needed to keep things equitable for both publishers and authors.
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