In all likelihood, Amazon’s hotly anticipated press conference scheduled for Sept. 28 in New York will introduce its latest weapon in the tablet wars: the Amazon Kindle tablet. The new entrant in the tablet world promises to shake up the industry and threaten Apple iPad’s dominance. Rumors have been circulating for months about the Amazon Kindle tablet. Here’s what sleuthing techies have discovered so far:
"It Happened On the Way to War" tells how college student Rye Barcott founded Kenya-based nonprofit Carolina for Kibera for $26.
The text on the ancient scrolls, which are kept in a vault in Jerusalem, is still being studied by scholars.
In honor of Banned Books Week, a county that made headlines for banning books held a mock school board meeting to demonstrate both sides of the debate.
The 1982 children's novel will be adapted by "E.T." screenwriter Melissa Mathison.
Amazon is offering no details, but a Wednesday press conference could finally confirm the existence of a Kindle tablet device.
Each year during Banned Books Week, the American Library Association tells us which titles available in public US libraries and schools received the most complaints or challenges during the previous year. In 2010, it seems, it was modern bestsellers – rather than classics from earlier decades – that provoked the most heat. Banned Books Week 2011 is being observed from Sept. 24 - Oct. 1.
He says nothing will ever be as good again. So I'm handing him "How to Train Your Dragon" and "The Lord of the Rings."
Like 'The Blind Side' – another Michael Lewis book turned into a movie – 'Moneyball' is complex. Did Hollywood capture it?
Pastor Todd Burpo, author of 'Heaven Is For Real' – the story of what he says was his son's trip to heaven – stands by his book in a new interview to be shown next week.
Just in time for Banned Books Week, the Charlton, Mass., library reversed its ban on Twain's story "Eve's Diary."
Former president Bill Clinton's new book "Back to Work," scheduled for November release, will outline his plan to get the US economy back on track.