The non-profit site will keep less user data and adopt the secure HTTPS protocol by default.
And even better, Amazon's Whispersync technology picks up where you left off no matter whether you're reading, listening, or mixing the two.
A startup called Oyster wants to become your “Netflix for e-books.”
The federal judge presiding over the U.S. electronic books case against Apple has barred the company from striking deals that would ensure that it could undercut prices of other retailers in the e-book market.
Apple spent a bit of time previewing iBooks for OS X Mavericks during WWDC, but said nothing about iBooks for iOS. Could an iBooks preview -- with iBooks Author ebooks support for the iPhone -- be coming next week? Associate editor Serenity Caldwell thinks so, and a new clue seems to support it.
It's yet another step in Amazon's merging of the physical and digital worlds—and another ploy for platform lock-in.
The settlement over ebook price-fixing could mean that you might be eligible to receive a payout for certain ebooks you've purchased.
Barnes & Noble has apparently reversed its trend toward partnering on Nook hardware and will keep building (and cutting the prices of) its e-readers.
Looking to expand your summer reading list? Here's where you can find ebooks that won't cost you a dime.
A federal judge took Apple to task on Friday for showing no contrition about potentially defrauding its customers of hundreds of millions of dollars.