The terms of service for Amazon's new e-book subscription offering mean uncertainty for self-published Kindle authors, whose work is automatically rolled into the program.
Amazon has finally launched a website in the Australian domain, with prices in Australian dollars, as well as an Australian version of the Amazon Appstore.
The monthly subscription service that lets you read an unlimited number of e-books is now available on any desktop or mobile browser.
Now, with more than 100,000 titles in its lending library, the e-commerce giant says more independent books are being bought and read.
Amazon continues its Kindle expansion abroad with a new India Kindle Store and a partnership with Indian retailer Croma to sell Kindle hardware.
The company says readers borrowed 295,000 books in December--and added that sales of the borrowed titles also rose.
Do romance books with sexy dinosaurs, centaurs, Cthulhu, and aliens send your heart racing? After some such e-books get yanked by online booksellers, Crave's Bonnie Burton explains their appeal.
Interested in self-publishing an e-book? CNET Executive Editor David Carnoy offers some basic tips for e-book publishing and lays out your best options for publishing quickly and easily.
Amazon says it was the best holiday season ever for its e-readers. The new Kindle Fire tablet was its No. 1 product, followed by the new Kindle Touch and the regular Kindle.
Says Amazon's CEO in his annual letter to shareholders: "When a platform is self-service, even the improbable ideas can get tried."