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How to get free e-books

Finding and getting free books to read has gotten easier with e-readers. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Sharon Profis tell us where to find free e-books that can be delivered to straight to your Kindle.

By September 25, 2015


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


Oyster, the Netflix of e-books, to shut down

The founders say they will "sunset" the service in a few months and hint at other ambitions in the e-book market.

By September 21, 2015


Score some seriously good e-book deals

From the Cheapskate: Google Play is offering a boatload of excellent titles for $2 or $3 each. And Amazon is matching most of them.

By August 28, 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


EU launches antitrust investigation into Amazon's e-books business

Europe's regulators want to know whether Amazon's deals with book publishers require them to inform the e-retail giant of more favorable terms from rivals.

By June 11, 2015


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


The real reason you should buy an e-book reader

CNET's own Luke Westaway reveals why he loves his Kindle more than his headphones, his games console -- and even his smartphone.

By April 2, 2015


Las Vegas odds on who will set foot on Mars first are totally nuts

Oddsmakers apply statistical science to pick sports winners, but CNET's Eric Mack says one handicapper seems to have ignored the stats when picking the team of scientists to win the race to Mars.

By October 2, 2015


Clean Reader: The app that censors rude words from ebooks

An ebook reader app allows sensitive readers to censor the naughty words they find offensive, replacing them with less risque alternatives.

By March 26, 2015