Tag Archives: controversies

Today’s Kobo update: proof that Apple isn’t going after ebook apps

Today everyone in ebookland (hold on, must check if that domain is registered… yep) is spazzing out about Apple and Sony, because Sony submitted a Sony Reader ebook app, similar to the Kindle, Nook and Kobo apps already on the … Continue reading

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Incest! Or, Amazon reminds us that it's only a retailer

I never really expected to write about the topic of incest on Booksprung, but thanks to Amazon now I shall. Yesterday, the news broke that Amazon removed several incest-themed erotica novels from the Kindle store. The reason? According to the … Continue reading

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Today's bargain book: "Lies, Damned Lies, and Science" by Sherry Seethaler

Price: $0.00 Summary: Every day, there’s a new scientific or health controversy. And every day, it seems as if there’s a new study that contradicts what you heard yesterday. What’s really going on? Who’s telling the truth? Who’s faking it? … Continue reading

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