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99-cent e-books

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The rise of the 99-cent Kindle e-book

With 20 percent of the top-selling books on the Kindle priced at a dollar or less, should traditional publishers be concerned about price erosion? You betcha, says CNET's David Carnoy.

By March 3, 2011

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Kindle Fire deal: Get 47 children's classic e-books for 99 cents each

The works of Beatrix Potter, Rudyard Kipling, the Brothers Grimm, and more are here, all of them illustrated, many of them narrated by celebrities.

By May 30, 2012

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E-book porn flourishes on Amazon's Kindle

Platforms for e-book self-publishing like Amazon's Kindle Direct Publishing let amateur porn producers slap together adult picture books and sell them online with ease.

By March 5, 2013

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Amazon running 99-cent Kindle game special

Games are dominating the Kindle best seller list as Amazon has discounted several titles to 99 cents for a limited time (until March 27).

By March 16, 2011

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Geek's guide to subverting Valentine's Day

Don't drown in candy hearts this year. Instead, raise your geek shields and call on the powers of "Game of Thrones" and Etsy to protect you.

By February 13, 2014

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Why e-books cost so much

Book publishers are being sued by the Justice Department for allegedly colluding to raise e-book prices. This isn't a case of simple greed.

By April 11, 2012

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Author Solutions dances into the DIY e-book market with Booktango

Booktango is a new easy-to-use free DIY self-publishing platform that allows you to publish your e-book to all the major e-bookstores. What's the rub?

By February 8, 2012

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Google Play celebrates its first birthday with special deals

It's been a year since Google Play was born and to kick off the occasion, the Internet giant is offering a week of gift cards and discounts on music, movies, books, games, and more.

By March 5, 2013

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Canadian penny bites the dust. Is the nickel next?

Canada's mint stops distributing the cent, citing cost and inconvenience, and leaving Crave's Tim Hornyak feeling a bit nostalgic. Some want the nickel to disappear too.

By February 4, 2013

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How to self-publish an ebook

Interested in self-publishing an e-book? CNET Executive Editor David Carnoy offers some basic tips for e-book publishing and lays out your best options for publishing quickly and easily.

By June 1, 2012