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Shelfari Recommends Books, Gives Huge Amount of Detail About THem

Like a Wikipedia just for book readers, Shelfari lets you find and discuss books.

Is the Kindle Getting a Color Screen?

Amazon may be making a color Kindle.


Get Three Business E-Books for Free

All you need is a Kindle (or Kindle app) and a thirst for knowledge. These three titles have a combined value of $85.

Apple iPad Aims to Revolutionize Education

The iPad might change how a traditionally non-tech worker -- the high school teacher -- performs in the classroom.


Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet E-Reader, $229 has the Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet for $20 less than usual, with free shipping.


Ebook Publishers Want Library Borrowing to Be Difficult

Penguin drops over-the-air downloads; now only Random House gives libraries unrestricted access to purchase and loan ebooks.


Get 'The Long Tail' E-Book for Free--in Comic-Book Form!

It may sound a little strange, but the SmarterComics version of this business bestseller is quite engaging. Here's your chance to read it online free of charge.

Apple Scraps Controversial Terms in iBook Author EULA Agreement

Company bows to howls by iBook authors and publishers on restrictions in


Access Nonfiction Books and and Video With Safari Books Online

Safari Books Online offers access to a huge catalog of books and videos about computers and technology for a fixed monthly rate.

Why e-Textbooks Could Cost Students

Will Apple's recent attempt to break into the textbook market, and other rapidly evolving e-book distribution models, help to moderate soaring textbook prices? From what I've seen so far, it could do just the opposite.