Opinion: Dark Day For Future Of Books

Mark Coker says the lawsuit against Apple and five publishers will end up harming those who write, publish, sell and enjoy e-books

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    Microsoft has been developing designs for a simple set-top device for streaming video and other entertainment options. More
  • Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3DAmazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D
    Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
  • YouTube launches pay channels with campy flicksYouTube launches pay channels with campy flicks
    Roger Corman's campy B movies, children's shows like "Sesame Street" and "Inspector Gadget," and inspirational monologues by celebrities — these are among the 30 channels that will require a paid monthly subscription on YouTube coming soon. More
  • FCC moving forward on speedier in-flight Internet serviceFCC moving forward on speedier in-flight Internet service
    U.S. federal telecommunications regulators are pushing ahead with efforts to bring faster Internet service to commercial and private airline flights. The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday started deliberations on a proposal that would offer a new type of in-flight broadband service promising U.S. More
  • After Dark: Meet Frankie Sharp, Party Curator And Nightlife ... - Huffington Post
    ... ongoing series "After Dark: NYC ... creates and shapes the future of our ... Feb. 14, 2011 -- Valentine's Day. ... keeps nightlife alive, ...
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  • FIA Friday press conference - Examiner.com
    FIA Friday press conference - United States 31 Oct 2014 - Formula 1
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  • Yolanda Charney: Elections have consequences: Vote for a better ... - Tulsa World
    ... eyes, dreaming of a successful future. ... was called “Progress Day.” ... This was a dark period for our community. ... Opinion columns ...
    11/1/2014 - 1:20 pm | View Link
  • Michael Lewis's Disservice to Wary Stock Market Investors [CPA ... - TMC Net
    ... indeed institutional and day traders ... In my opinion, the investment ... of "high frequency trading and dark pools ... you need to invest ...
    10/31/2014 - 3:58 pm | View Link
  • Why Scapegoating Bats Is A Big Mistake For Human Health - Huffington Post
    The Best Places Around the World to See Bats (by the Millions) - Smithsonian Magazine
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  • Resident Evil's past and future: Hands-on with an HD remake and Revelations 2
    Just in time for Halloween, I got to go hands on with the future of the Resident Evil series. And the past. The future-past of one of gaming's longest-running horror franchises. Capcom's got two Resident Evil games coming out soon—a re-remake of the original 1996 Resident Evil classic, and then Resident Evil: Revelations 2 . Revisiting Resident Evil The original Resident Evil is eighteen years ...
    10/31/2014 - 4:23 pm | View Link
  • Secret Donors Behind Some Super PACs Funneling Millions into Midterms
    by Theodoric Meyer In the final weeks before this year's elections, a super PAC called Key Questions, Key Answers started buying TV ads across Pennsylvania attacking Tom Wolf, the Democratic candidate for governor. "Don't vote for a wolf in sheep's clothing," the narrator says in one of the ads as a sheep with Wolf's face bleats the word "taxes." Like all super PACs — outside groups allowed to ...
    10/31/2014 - 2:41 pm | View Link
  • Africa: Why South Africans Refuse to Let Africa In
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  • Guest column by Xeno Washburne and Amber Blaylock | Autism Speaks and Penn's Neurodiversity Problem
    Autism Speaks has no interest in improving the lives of autistic people. It is dedicated entirely to improving the lives of those without autism, who, it holds, are unfairly burdened by having to deal with people whose sensory and social experiences differ dramatically from their own, to the point where cold-blooded murder is an understandable, sympathetic response. Autism Speaks seeks not to ...
    10/29/2014 - 10:35 pm | View Link
  • How Google Works: 10 Insights From One of the World's Greatest Companies
    How Google Works: 10 Insights From One of the World's Greatest Companies
    10/28/2014 - 1:07 pm | View Link
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  • BR researcher explores Monmouth steamboat disaster
    Among details that are known: The Monmouth steamboat was heading up the Mississippi River just north of Baton Rouge on a pitch-dark night ... a possibility for future research. “History is never as simple as we think it is,” Day said.
    11/16/2014 - 7:00 pm | View Link
  • OPINION: Time to encourage, reward mobility in STEM
    Jobs we cannot imagine now will entice future STEM graduates away from more ... maintains Fidelity’s global success. The hunt for dark matter is on, and we’re using … GPS? Science Hack Day Dublin opens the door to maker creativity and fun Image ...
    11/14/2014 - 4:31 am | View Link
  • Does slavery have a future? The ISIS challenge through Jewish lens
    Even Israel is not immune to complaints of human trafficking, which President Barack Obama has correctly denounced as a modern-day form of slavery. The difference is that modern slavery — sometimes called “the dark side of globalization” — tries to ...
    10/22/2014 - 12:12 pm | View Link
  • Manorhaven Village Offers Prayers on Sept. 11
    our residents and our friends and neighbors to uphold our obligation to never forget to pass on the story of that dark day to future generations and to prove that the human capacity for goodness and healing must prevail. We concluded our commemorative ...
    09/15/2014 - 2:59 am | View Link
  • AEA's future is an open question, but an answer is coming soon: opinion
    The Alabama Education Association and a shadowy, dark money non-profit ... What money? When AEA files its next campaign finance report for the month of July, it could answer an important question about its future. Earlier this year, the organization ...
    07/31/2014 - 12:15 pm | View Link
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  • Opinion, Editorials, Columns, Op-Ed, Letters to the Editor ...
    Wall Street Journal opinion and commentary on politics, the economy, social issues and government.
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  • Opinion | San Francisco Examiner
    A daily newspaper covering San Francisco, San Mateo County and serving Alameda, Marin and Santa Clara counties.
    11/23/2014 - 11:42 pm | View Website
  • In Stefter's Humble Opinion | Yeah! I have an opinion on ...
    Yeah! I have an opinion on everything! ... Today is the release day launch for THREE CHRISTMASES, the fourth book in Kat and Stone Bastion’s No Weddings series.
    11/23/2014 - 10:23 pm | View Website
  • Opinion & Analysis on the Latest Breaking News | Fox News
    Fox News opinion and commentary on politics, the economy, social issues and government.
    11/23/2014 - 6:55 pm | View Website
  • Opinion | Washington Examiner
    For Veterans Day, resolve to fix the VA. By Washington Examiner | 11/11/14 05:00 AM The Department of Veterans Affairs has recently become one of ...
    11/23/2014 - 5:15 pm | View Website
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