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 Develops Set-Top Box
    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 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 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 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
  • KATHLEEN PARKER: Going Hogg wild
    David Hogg was a standout that day. A 17-year-old senior and school news director, Hogg happened to have been among the few dozen students stowed in the dark office earlier mentioned ... in a scene worthy of a future teen cult movie, record their thoughts ...
    02/18/2018 - 6:43 pm | View Link
  • DR A.J.: Nova Scotians pay terrible price as austerity agenda trickles down
    We are staring into a widening, dark, deep abyss, the embodiment of the new social and democratic deficits created by this elected government. Do we believe that this is the path to a hopeful and sustainable future? Is this how impoverished we truly are in ...
    02/18/2018 - 9:27 am | View Link
  • Last night at the Scala -- or is it?
    May 31 is the last day for the Scala as we have known it for 40 years since it was built and run by Apex and the Tansatcha family. However, it ultimate fate remains to be decided and the future, bright or dark, has yet to be foretold. First things first ...
    02/16/2018 - 12:48 pm | View Link
  • Letter: Province going bankrupt is the least of the problems
    Hearkening back to a dark day, some commentators employ hyperbole by referring ... A balanced budget is a long way in the future, if this is the case. According to federal government data, in seven of the last 27 years, the government has recorded deficits.
    02/15/2018 - 4:33 pm | View Link
  • Dead in the freezer
    Dead in the water” is an expression that refers to something bereft of any outcome or future, like a crippled ship with nowhere to go but the dark depths below. In politics, it would apply to bills killed before they could see the light of day.
    02/15/2018 - 8:31 am | View Link
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  • News Tribune | Central MO Breaking News
    Your source for local news, sports, high school sports and weather in and around Jefferson City, Columbia, Fulton and the Lake of the Ozarks. All of Mid-Missouri.
    02/16/2018 - 8:13 am | View Website
  • News and Opinion | Herald Sun
    2018: when a bunny can offend and outrage. Louise Roberts PETER Rabbit’s being threatened with a boycott over insensitive treatment of food allergies.
    02/16/2018 - 12:57 am | View Website
  • Opinion
    The best opinions, comments and analysis from The Telegraph.
    02/15/2018 - 11:31 pm | View Website
  • Opinion
    The latest opinion pieces from the Iowa City, Iowa area.
    02/14/2018 - 1:42 am | View Website
  • Technology: Latest tech news & opinion
    Tech news and expert opinion from The Telegraph's technology team. Read articles and watch video on the tech giants and innovative startups.
    02/13/2018 - 9:32 pm | View Website
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