Kindle, according to some experts, has revolutionized the world of literature. Amazon is scheduled to release a second version of the Kindle next month. Meanwhile, an e-book price war has broken out.
Amazon announces two new Kindle models, both offering lower prices and new features.
On the strength of the popular Kindle, Amazon says it now sells more e-books than hardcovers. What's being lost is the messy tactile narrative of how books are made manifest and cling to our lives, as "The Hobbit" did to mine.
The University of California hopes to become the country's first top-tier research institution to offer a bachelor’s degree over the Internet that is comparable in quality to its campus program.
Borders, now launching an e-bookstore, is late to the race.
Kindle for Android, Amazon's app that lets you read Kindle books on Android-based smartphones, is a snap to install and use.
Internet censorship in Pakistan - like the blocking of Facebook in May - will occur if sacrilegious content appears on websites.