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
  • Drones: Saviours or Murderers?
    Imagine you were standing outside your house one day on a sunny day, enjoying the tranquillity of nature around you. Imagine that as you admired the pearly blue sky, suddenly “[e]verything [is] dark and [you ... a matter of the future.
    09/23/2017 - 5:18 pm | View Link
  • Letters: Readers comment on the removal of the Roger B. Taney statue at the State House in Annapolis
    It prevents future generations from deciding for ... of courage and hoped that this would guide him. This dark-of-the-night removal seems very sneaky for our governor, and will be looked at some day as a symptom of our own intolerance and historical ...
    09/23/2017 - 5:13 pm | View Link
  • Merkel is the leader all Europeans need
    Novelists of the future will surely do a Hilary Mantel on Angela Merkel ... as a rather brilliant young woman and scientist, to feel every day, directly, the effects of Papa Merkel’s deluded utopianism. At 35, she lived the triumph of the West ...
    09/23/2017 - 10:58 am | View Link
  • Buck Sexton: Trump is pushing Kim Jong Un into a corner. Who knows what happens next?
    A government that uses mass hunger as a mechanism of control, that executes its citizens for the crime of carrying a Bible, and that maintains a vast modern-day gulag is thoroughly ... and promises of a glorious future victory. Its vast parades of troops ...
    09/23/2017 - 3:58 am | View Link
  • 60 years later
    The photographs from that day immortalize an ugly chapter in our state's history ... We cannot build a stronger and more just future by lying about our past. That is why the ACLU and its members have teamed up with Color of Change on a campaign to remove ...
    09/23/2017 - 2:16 am | View Link
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  • Opinion Netanyahu's Charlottesville Response ...
    Opinion Netanyahu's Charlottesville Response Proves He's Lost Any Semblance of a Moral Compass . The first person in the world, outside of the U.S., expected to react ...
    09/20/2017 - 11:20 am | View Website
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    09/20/2017 - 12:00 am | View Website
  • Opinion
    The best opinions, comments and analysis from The Telegraph.
    09/19/2017 - 7:42 pm | View Website
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    Get The Wall Street Journal’s Opinion columnists, editorials, op-eds, letters to the editor, and book and arts reviews.
    09/19/2017 - 9:41 am | View Website
  • On a day that will live on in infamy, Trump reveals his ...
    Opinion On a Day That Will Live on in Infamy, Trump Reveals His True Dark Heart . Those who stand behind him now, from Pence to Kelly to Netanyahu, will be stained by ...
    09/18/2017 - 12:13 pm | View Website
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