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Forgotten Books, Discovered

Nina Sankovitch | Posted 11.05.2013 | Home
Nina Sankovitch

Pacing through the website of Forgotten Books, an online library with hundreds of thousands of titles, is like walking through the aisles of a favorite bookstore.

Amazon Might Start Charging For 'Look Inside!' Feature

DailyFinance | SARAH WEINMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

But a new patent granted earlier this week by the U.S. Trademark & Patent Office suggests Amazon may be rethinking its free preview concept. According...

Google Co-Founder On Why Google Books Is Important

The New York Times | SERGEY BRIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Because books are such an important part of the world's collective knowledge and cultural heritage, Larry Page, the co-founder of Google, first propos...

Google Facing Increasing Scrutiny From Justice Dept. Over Book Deal

Financial Times | Richard Waters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Google confirmed on Tuesday that it has come under the scrutiny of both the Department of Justice and a number of state attorneys general over a propo...

Writers at the End of Print

Giles Slade | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Giles Slade

It is now much easier and cheaper to publish a book than ever before.