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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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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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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 Prime members can now get new Kindle books for free

With its new Kindle First program, the retail giant has come up with another way to lure people to Prime.

By November 1, 2013

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Amazon tips hat to Prime Instant Video for millions of members

During the latest quarter, Amazon added "millions" of subscribers to Prime, and an exec says its Netflix-like streaming video service is helping those numbers.

By October 24, 2013

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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 hitches e-copy to that book you bought in 1995

New MatchBook program offers Kindle editions of print books that Amazon customers purchased as early as the online store's first days. For now, the list is limited and could cost up to $2.99 per title.

By September 3, 2013

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Quelle surprise: Free e-books at Amazon are popular!

The company says readers borrowed 295,000 books in December--and added that sales of the borrowed titles also rose.

By January 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