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Rowling will sell the Harry Potter ebooks on her own starting in October

The Harry Potter series may take place in the modern world, but it’s always been somewhat removed from it, emphasizing magic and wizarding dynasties over digital technology. The same has held true for the actual books, which have always been … Continue reading

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Gird your loins! Booksprung has swallowed Kindlerama

Announcement As of today, Booksprung will not only feature posts about digital publishing, but will also feature content specific to Amazon Kindle customers–content that I used to post on a blog called Kindlerama. I’m doing this to avoid any trademark … Continue reading

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Waterproof case contest extended to April 11th

If you wanted to submit a travel photo of you with your Kindle to M-Edge’s contest–the winner gets a free $80 bouyant, waterproof Guardian case–you’ve still got a few more days. The deadline has been extended to April 11th. All … Continue reading

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Win a weatherproof Guardian case for your Kindle (but you have to hurry!)

Update: The contest deadline has been extended to April 11th, 2010. M-Edge, the company that probably makes more cases for the Kindle than the next five top case sellers on Amazon combined, is about to release a durable hard plastic … Continue reading

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Update: Amazon's large format Kindle to be tested at universities this fall

The Wall Street Journal has dug up some more details about tomorrow’s Kindle announcement, this time regarding the education and textbook market. Here’s the summary: Select students at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland will be given Kindle devices this … Continue reading

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Amazon delays release of Kindle in U.K.

The U.S. has a lot of suckage compared to Europe and the rest of the world when it comes to mobile networks, but at least our market makes licensing relatively simple. Amazon is struggling to work out similar agreements with … Continue reading

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