A collection of 40 popular ebook titles by famous writers are now available as free downloads at the Google Play Store in India.
This chart compares the size of all the popular online ebook stores from Amazon (Kindle), Barnes and Noble (Nook), Apple iBooks and Sony Reader.
This poster from Newsweek summarizes the printed book versus the e-book debate.
Attributor is an online service that helps news websites and book publishers track illegal or pirated copies of their content on other sites.
If you looking for an online service that will let you write and publish your own ebook in a format that is compatible with most ebook readers (including Sony Reader, Nook and Amazon’s Kindle), check Buzzword.
Roy Osherove was naturally angry when he discovered pirated copies of his book on RapidShare and some people even had the guts to openly share links to those illegal versions of the book on Twitter.
iRex’s latest e-reader is called the iRex Digital Reader 1000 – it features a 10′ diagonal screen and can read PDF, HTML web pages and Microsoft Office Documents.
You will need a credit card with a US billing address if you were to buy any book, magazine or newspaper for your Kindle from the Amazon store. But there’s a simple workaround to this problem.
Read long ebooks or Word Documents in your iPod MP3 player.