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 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
  • Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billionMicrosoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion
    According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
  • All things Russian have always seemed exotic, strange and ... - Pravda
    S. Mirsky labels Russia's "Dark Ages". ... the center of the future Russian ... subject of who these modern day Russians ... world, tendentious ...
    09/1/2014 - 12:15 pm | View Link
  • After Dark: Meet Kenny Kenny, Visual Poet And Nightlife Icon - Huffington Post
    ... ongoing series "After Dark: NYC ... York nightlife in the modern day, as ... creates and shapes the future of our ... keeps nightlife ...
    08/31/2014 - 9:28 am | View Link
  • Superman And Jesus: How Superhero Films Revived Biblical Epics - Forbes.com
    Superman And Jesus How Superhero Films Revived Biblical Epics - Part ... - Malaysia Sun
    08/31/2014 - 8:21 am | View Link
  • Black K-Pop Fans Come Out of the Closet - Daily Beast
    ... videos, where he offers opinion on ... thought to herself one day: “Hey ... the template for future K-pop acts. ... I make my face dark, ...
    08/31/2014 - 5:37 am | View Link
  • Memories of a war in Gaza - Jerusalem Post
    ... to retreat to the pre-Six Day War boundaries ... it can plan future attacks. In this case, there would be Hamas commanders lurking in the dark ...
    08/30/2014 - 2:26 pm | View Link
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  • Armed thief sought for bookmaker robbery
    An armed thief who brandished a knife at a bookmaker in West Lothian and demanded money is being sought by police.
    09/2/2014 - 9:06 am | View Link
  • Comment on Cabinet meeting tomorrow must let Malaysians know whether the Barisan Nasional Malaysian government has ...
    The world is laughing!
    09/2/2014 - 3:55 am | View Link
  • Redeeming our Merdeka
    THOMAS FANN “At this solemn moment therefore I call upon you all to dedicate yourselves to the service of the new Malaya, to work and strive with hand and brain to create a new nation, inspired by the ideals of justice and liberty – a beacon of light in a disturbed and distracted world.” This […]
    08/30/2014 - 8:11 pm | View Link
  • Zimbabwe: Mugabe Firmly Holds Levers of Power
    [Zimbabwe Independent]Who will succeed President Robert Mugabe?
    08/22/2014 - 4:00 pm | View Link
  • On the hunt for dark matter
    New University of Adelaide Future Fellow Dr Martin White is starting a research project that has the potential to redirect the experiments of thousands of physicists around the world who are trying to identify the nature of dark matter.
    08/22/2014 - 7:21 am | View Link
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  • Thai junta leader assumes prime minister post
    Prayuth can wield broad power without accountability," Adams said. "This marks a dark day for human rights and the future of democracy in Thailand." Associated Press writer Todd Pitman contributed to this report.
    08/24/2014 - 10:19 pm | View Link
  • Kelly: Determining a future for Atlantic City
    Hundreds of buses, filled with gamblers, rolled down the Garden State Parkway each day. Crowds were thick at the roulette wheels ... But the empty buildings will sit there in Atlantic City – dark. In less than 10 months, Atlantic City will have shut ...
    08/24/2014 - 8:25 am | View Link
  • CHRIS KELLY: Dark night, light knight
    He rode along with cops, helping make an arrest on Parade Day. He showed up at fires in case his union ... “I wish I could see into the future, but I can’t. That would be our position now, as the law exists.” As the law exists. It’s like saying ...
    08/3/2014 - 12:57 am | View Link
  • Opinion: The journey to Pride – Ireland’s dark past and brightening future
    That year the bleachers erected outside the GPO for a children’s event the next day were appropriated by impassioned gays. Sadly, however in 1985 it seemed the energy was flagging and the Pride movement was running out of steam. The dark days were ...
    06/27/2014 - 11:43 pm | View Link
  • Buffalo Bills Post-April Fools’ Day
    Well the fun of April Fools’ Day has come and gone ... All kidding aside, I see a dark future for this team to stay in Western New York. I have nightmares of semi-trucks leaving One Bills Drive for Interstate 90 West. I remember how the Indianapolis ...
    04/1/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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  • WSJ Opinion
    Wall Street Journal opinion and commentary on politics, the economy, social issues and government.
    08/30/2014 - 12:15 am | View Website
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    Read political news commentary and analysis from today's most popular conservative columnists and bloggers including Ann Coulter, Thomas Sowell, Michael Barone, Hugh ...
    08/29/2014 - 11:53 pm | View Website
  • Opinion Blog | Dallas Morning News
    Members of the editorial board share their thoughts and provide readers an insight into their opinion-development process. Offers biography and contact details for ...
    08/29/2014 - 10:20 pm | View Website
  • Opinion: Op-Eds | Washington Examiner ... ...
    Op-Eds about todays top headlines. ... Obamacare to wreak havoc during tax season. By Rep. Diane Black | 08/27/14 03:32 PM
    08/29/2014 - 6:45 pm | View Website
  • Comment: editorials, opinion and columns
    Find the latest editorial comment, opinion and columns from the Telegraph
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