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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    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
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    08/26/2016 - 1:10 pm | View Link
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  • Why the Hawks don't have a case against Pravin Gordhan
    There are a number of reasons, however, that arrest may not be happening in the near future ... the day, Pillay returned to Sars on the same salary he had before he took early retirement and continued performing the same duties so we are in the dark ...
    08/24/2016 - 7:36 pm | View Link
  • Enough ‘comfort Catholicism.’ The Church must prepare for persecution.
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    08/22/2016 - 8:11 pm | View Link
  • America’s Future is a Dollar & a Dream (Opinion)
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    08/21/2016 - 9:55 am | View Link
  • After apology, questions about future loom for Lochte
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  • The Guardian view on Syrian civilian casualties: Omran Daqneesh – a child of war
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    08/18/2016 - 8:04 am | View Link
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  • Voices | The Independent
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    08/24/2016 - 7:05 pm | View Website
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    08/24/2016 - 6:26 am | View Website
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    08/22/2016 - 9:42 am | View Website
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