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author solutions e-books

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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

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Get rarities by author Neil Gaiman -- and pay what you want for them

Rare, never-before-published books, poems, comics, speeches and more (including a novel about the band Duran Duran) by author Neil Gaiman are now available digitally on Humble Bundle.

By September 9, 2015

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GM and the delicate dance of automotive cybersecurity

How General Motors is staying ahead of the cybersecurity curve -- without making itself a target.

By February 1, 2016

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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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Apple eyes way for authors to autograph your e-books

Described in a newly-published patent filing, the technology would enable an author to embed an autograph in the book's digital edition.

By September 26, 2013

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Jon Snow: 'Game of Thrones' superfans should just chill

Kit Harrington, the actor who plays Jon Snow on the HBO series, has had it up to here with those who criticize the author of the books it's based on for not writing fast enough.

By February 11, 2015

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Authors Guild appeals decision in Google Books copyright suit

The trade association for authors appeals a judge's decision to dismiss its lawsuit against the Web giant for scanning and digitizing millions of books without copyright holders' permission.

By December 30, 2013

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George R. R. Martin writes with a DOS word processor

The "Game of Thrones" author confesses on a chat show that he writes his best-selling books using WordStar 4.0 on a DOS machine. So don't distract him!

By May 14, 2014

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EU to market test e-book settlement proposed by publishers, Apple

The European Union's executive arm says that if the solutions are deemed suitable, they will be enacted and the companies will be off the hook.

By September 19, 2012

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Franzen vs. the Internet: Author says e-books damage society

The novelist Jonathan Franzen criticizes e-books, saying their readers are not "serious" and that capitalists hate paper.

By January 30, 2012