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e-book lending


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


Amazon Kindle Unlimited vs. Scribd vs. Oyster: E-book subscriptions battle it out

There are three similar book subscription services on the market -- which is right for your reading habits?

By October 2, 2014


Oyster all-you-can-read e-book service extends to browsers

The monthly subscription service that lets you read an unlimited number of e-books is now available on any desktop or mobile browser.

By July 24, 2014


Get three free months of unlimited e-books from Scribd

Want to see what a "Netflix for e-books" might be like? Here's your chance to find out for a full 90 days.

By April 17, 2014


Penguin looks to Los Angeles, Cleveland to expand e-book lending

The company launched a pilot program in September and will offer it to more customers in the coming weeks.

By November 19, 2012


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


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


Oyster, the Netflix of e-books, launching online store to take on Amazon

The e-book market has a new competitor, but it'll likely be overshadowed by Amazon's dominant Kindle platform.

By April 8, 2015


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


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