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
  • Can Katie Nolan, host of Garbage Time, be Fox Sports' breakout star? - SI.com
    ... will be posted the next day on ... hybrids of having a smart opinion and ... They keep us in the dark with contract ... In the future, ...
    03/9/2015 - 3:35 pm | View Link
  • In the Memory Ward - New Yorker
    In the past several years, the Warburg’s future has been fiercely ... they were dark philosophical codes, which needed to be broken in order to
    03/9/2015 - 8:11 am | View Link
  • The World of Paintings - Catholic World News
    ... artists, who use them quite freely even in our own day, but rather with ... rid ourselves of the need of reading the same book again in the ...
    03/8/2015 - 3:02 pm | View Link
  • The real story of Mamasapano is not Noy’s innocence, for Chrissake - ABS-CBN News
    It was that way with opinion. ... their arrival in the deep dark before ... around in the brightening day, came ... bullying brother in Back to ...
    03/8/2015 - 12:10 pm | View Link
  • Altered Genes, Twisted Truth—How GMOs Took Over the Food Supply - Mercola
    ... health and very survival of future generations. ... scientists still would be unknown to this day. ... When she finally issued her opinion, ...
    03/8/2015 - 8:01 am | View Link
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  • A new cathedral would heal Christchurch
    OPINION: Poor old Anglican cathedral. Its once proud rose window and spire gone, open to the elements, dark and empty except for nesting pigeons ... I had met someone at the cathedral cafe the day before. Later, a photographer told me how she had gone ...
    03/31/2015 - 12:13 pm | View Link
  • Dark day for Future Shop staff
    Employees showing up for work at Future Shop stores on Geneva Street in St. Catharines and at the Niagara Square mall in Niagara Falls on Saturday were stunned to find out their jobs were gone — along with the stores. In a surprise move, it was announced ...
    03/31/2015 - 1:11 am | View Link
  • Rising Economic Power Means Women Will Dominate Silicon Valley
    Media observers are claiming that Ellen Pao’s loss in her $160 million gender discrimination claims against her former venture capitalist employer Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byer means a dark future for ... only paid $15 per day.
    03/30/2015 - 4:57 am | View Link
  • Tales of disgust from an ex-health inspector
    Dark dining rooms turn me off because creatures can hide in dimly lit places. A clean bathroom with soap and running water are crucial. If there's no soap, then the workers aren't washing their hands when they use the bathroom. And to this day, every time ...
    03/29/2015 - 2:52 am | View Link
  • Le Moyne College president: Education is 'confidence in the face of an unknown future'
    The need for a Jesuit, liberal arts college was conceived during dark times and despite serious doubts ... an expression of certainty and confidence in the face of an unknown future. When Le Moyne College opened its doors in 1946, Syracuse was booming ...
    03/29/2015 - 12:35 am | View Link
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  • Opinion | Washington Examiner
    Editorials, Op-Eds and Commentary from Washington Examiner.
    03/31/2015 - 1:42 pm | View Website
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    A daily newspaper covering San Francisco, San Mateo County and serving Alameda, Marin and Santa Clara counties.
    03/31/2015 - 12:16 pm | View Website
  • Oregon Opinion Articles, Political Blogs & Views | The ...
    Get opinion articles on Oregon and national issues with political analysis and views from The Oregonian columnists. See letters to the editor and political cartoons ...
    03/31/2015 - 8:27 am | View Website
  • Opinion & Analysis on the Latest Breaking News | Fox News
    Fox News opinion and commentary on politics, the economy, social issues and government.
    03/31/2015 - 2:36 am | View Website
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    The latest opinion pieces, op-eds, and news commentary.
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