Kiren shoman

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Kindle v Glass, apps v text: the complicated future of books

How many e-book consumers realise that some publishers, writers and distributors know an awful lot about their reading style? They have knowledge about how far into the book you’ve reached, when you get bored, which characters you like and those you don’t. Amazon, Apple and Google, along with …

Tim Waterstone Predicts eBook Decline in the UK

You would be very hard pressed to go a single week without hearing about digital books. Companies are absorbing other companies, new startups launch …

E-books are on the rise, but print books rebound and endure

Fear not, lovers of paper and leather-bound tomes. Print books are going to survive the e-book revolution. That's the message hidden inside a new Pew report on the reading habits of American adults.<p>Yes, the growing use of tablets means people are reading more e-books than ever. But hardly anyone is …

The State of Ebooks

It's hard to imagine a more eventful year for the ebook industry than 2013. From a guilty verdict in the Apple antitrust suit to a reported slowdown …

Kid gloves seen softening Israeli crackdown on pro-settler vandals | Reuters

MISHOR ADUMIM, West Bank (Reuters) - Last March, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu launched a crackdown on crimes that elsewhere might be shrugged off as ugly but sufferable mischief - racist graffiti, slashed tyres, hacked orchards and small-scale arson.<p>Israeli police officers investigate …