Huffington Post has a sobering article on the state of publishing today: What looks like a simple price war between Amazon, Target, and Walmart over a handful of bestsellers is symptomatic of a much deeper problem in the book business. The larger fight is really over what you get to read. ... One of the… Continue reading Chokehold on Publishing
If you've surfed into Amazon in the last week or so, you've no doubt been pummeled by ads for the new Kindle 2 (which is apparently not even available yet, but anyway...). However, a new feature in the Kindle 2 is that it can convert text-to-speech on the fly, taking any document in the device… Continue reading Kindle 2 does text-to-speech, but is it legal?