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The big publishers lock down their e-books to their own detriment, according to a new study.
We look at how Amazon's new ebook subscription service stacks up against similar offerings from Oyster and Scribd in terms of publisher deals, number of books, and the number of books you'll actually want to read.
Amazon's new subscription e-book plan includes more than 600,000 titles, but no major publishers.
But remember: All-you-can-eat subscriptions are only appetizing if there's delicious stuff in the buffet.
Amazon MatchBook, which lets customers who've previously bought the print edition of a book from Amazon score a digital copy on the cheap, is now open for business.
Buh-bye Nook, hello Nook content in a Microsoft-made native app?
Apple said its controversial e-book deals had helped lower prices and stimulated competition.
It's not just Vaio that's getting the heave-ho from Sony; the electronics giant is also abandoning its e-reader business in North America, letting Kobo pick up the slack.