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e-book borrowing

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LA Auto Show 2012

Whether you fancy trendy city cars or crazy customs ripped from a comic book, there are plenty to go

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Can you borrow e-books at the library? Most don't know

A recent Pew Internet poll finds that 62 percent have no idea whether their local libraries lend e-books to patrons. Even if they do, of course, they're rarely easy to get.

By June 22, 2012

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Four matchmaking services for e-book borrowing and lending

It's like a buy-one-get-one-free deal: loan out an e-book you've purchased and you'll get a loan from someone else in return. These services pair you up with interested parties.

By February 8, 2012

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How to find the best price on the e-book you want

Price-comparison site Luzme will show you the prices from every e-book seller that carries the book and notify you if there's a price change.

By November 15, 2013

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Amazon launches free e-book borrowing for Prime members

With an Amazon Prime membership, Kindle owners can now borrow certain e-books for free as frequently as a book a month, with no due dates.

By November 2, 2011

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Kindle Paperwhite (2013) e-reader

While the "all-new" Paperwhite may seem like an unspectacular upgrade on the surface, it's a clear improvement over the original Paperwhite and arguably the best e-reader currently available.

September 27, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating September 27, 2013

MSRP: $119.00

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Piracy witch hunt downs legit e-book lending Web site

commentary: Several authors on Twitter mistook an e-book lending Web site for a piracy hub, a mistake that eventually took the site offline. As the dust settles, a disturbing picture of file-sharing hysteria emerges.

By August 9, 2012

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Amazon Kindle (2012)

The $69 Amazon Kindle is an excellent no-frills e-book reader for anyone who’s willing to forgo a built-in light or a touch screen.

November 13, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 13, 2012
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Penguin halts libraries' e-book lending, citing security fears

Amid a surge in e-book sales, the publisher raises concerns over insecure book-lending distribution and pulls back on allowing digital-book borrowing.

By November 22, 2011

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Find free Kindle e-books at Hundred Zeros

This handy site catalogs the latest and greatest freebies available from Amazon.

By June 18, 2012

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Amazon Prime lands in Canada

Canadians can take advantage of Prime's unlimited, two-day shipping but not the e-book lending or video streaming available in the U.S.

By January 8, 2013