Faster Forward: ebooks


Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 07/22/2011

Borders bids a ‘fond farewell,’ says it lost the fight with e-readers

Borders is closing, and starts its final sales today.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  12:17 PM ET, 07/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ebooks, digital culture

Posted at 05:26 PM ET, 07/18/2011

Amazon to rent Kindle textbooks

Amazon announced Monday that it will rent Kindle textbooks

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:26 PM ET, 07/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  eBooks, Digital Culture

Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 07/11/2011

Google launches integrated e-reader, the iriver Story HD

Google’s first integrated e-reader, the iriver Story HD, will hit Target stores this weekend.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:56 PM ET, 07/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ebooks, tablets, gadgets

Posted at 08:49 AM ET, 06/23/2011

‘Pottermore’ to sell first Harry Potter e-books

Author JK Rowling announced that her new site, Pottermore, will have the first digital copies of the Harry Potter series

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:49 AM ET, 06/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Digital Culture, eBooks