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How to find e-books on the cheap now that Oyster is gone

First Entitle, now Oyster. What's a fan of the Netflix-for-e-books model to do? Thankfully, there are a few other options.

By September 23, 2015


Appeals court rules Apple conspired with e-book publishers

The company must now pay $450 million as part of a settlement, but it maintains it did nothing wrong.

By June 30, 2015


Sexy paperclip action! Microsoft's Clippy gets down in erotic e-book

Clippy the giant alien paperclip gets main character Christie Aackerlund all bent out of shape in the hot new erotic e-book "Conquered by Clippy."

By March 17, 2015


Amazon facing united front of authors in Hachette e-book dispute

Some of the literary world's biggest names sign a letter opposing the e-commerce company's muscle-flexing with book publisher Hachette.

By July 25, 2014


'Star Wars' author compares homophobic fans to the Empire

Author Chuck Wendig tells fans to "stop being the Empire" after they criticize him for making the lead character gay in his novel "Star Wars: Aftermath."

By September 8, 2015


Quirky files for bankruptcy

As part of a voluntary Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing, the New York-based startup will sell off its Wink smart home platform in order to continue doing business.

By September 22, 2015


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


Amazon and Hachette settle bitter e-book dispute

The end to a public fight between the publishing industry and the massive e-book distributor could spell relief for authors. It also gives Amazon customers access, finally, to Hachette titles.

By November 13, 2014


Apple's secret e-book giveaway

Not happy that iBooks is now a permanent part of iOS? Maybe these eight freebies will help soften the blow.

By September 23, 2014


Silicon Valley geeks out over 'The Martian'

Techies gush over the author of the popular novel during a prescreening in San Francisco of the movie, which is coming out Friday.

By September 30, 2015