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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


Acer LumiRead ebook reader starts new chapter with 3G and ISBN scanner

The Acer LumiRead packs in shelves full of features, from 3G to an ISBN scanner, helping you pick books from shops and friends without resorting to theft

By May 28, 2010


Convert MS Word docs to e-books for free

The Smashwords e-book-publishing service transforms Word's DOC files into the EPUB, MOBI, and other e-book formats, but only if you shun text boxes, tables, and other common formatting elements in the file, as the handy Smashwords guide explains.

By July 3, 2012


How to master the art of passwords

With no easy and reliable alternative to passwords in sight, you either have to memorize cryptic passphrases or use a password manager to access networks, systems, and online services.

By December 24, 2011


Add titles to your Google Books bookshelf in a snap with your Android phone

Adding your books to your virtual bookshelf can be a cumbersome task. Learn how to easily scan a list of books and add them in just a few quick steps.

By May 27, 2011


The 404 778: Where we've stepped in the Oatmeal (podcast)

Comics, graphics, and quizzes from The Oatmeal are all over the Web, so we're lucky to catch its creator Matt Inman during his countrywide tour to support his new book, "5 Very Good Reasons to Punch a Dolphin in the Mouth."

By March 16, 2011


Android programming's ups and downs (Q&A)

James Steele and Nelson To, authors of a new book on Android programming, know a thing or two about Google's mobile OS--including the bright side of fragmentation.

By December 29, 2010


'Behavioral cloudonomics' cuts both ways

An analysis of behavioral economics applied to cloud computing adoption triggered an enthusiastic response from some cloud enthusiasts. However, it might be prudent to remember that the analysis applies equally to adopting the cloud...and leaving it.

By June 18, 2010


China, South Korea lead in green tech funding

All other G20 nations lag behind for percentage of GDP spent on green infrastructure, United Nations book says.

By May 6, 2010


Will a facial expression recognizer help autistic kids?

Computer scientists in Singapore are developing a system that locates the face using derivative-based filtering and then calculates which emotions are being expressed.

By October 19, 2009