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Smoke, But No Fire: Investigating Amazon Fire’s Failure

Alison K. Lanier Amazon seems to have forayed just a little too far outside its well-established

Jumping the Shark: How the Print Book is clinging to Life in a Digital World

Alison K. Lanier We’ve heard again and again that paper books are on their way out.

Battling Goliath: Novelist Defends Independent Press against Amazon

Alison Lanier One Boston, Mass., writer is taking a stand against Amazon’s trust-like reign over the

Nvate Commentary: Is Amazon.com a Vicious Predator in the Business World?

By Bobby Miller “Amazon.com seeks to be Earth’s most customer-centric company,” according to the Alexa website.

Should E-books be Offered Sans Digital Rights Management?

By Laura Kemmerer With the advent of the e-book, publishers and bookstores are under the gun

Readers and Writers Rejoice: Publish E-books and Read Free E-books with Amazon

By Miranda Moore additional reporting by Linzy Novotny Now that Amazon is offering its free publication

Gear Review: The Kindle FireDock

By Sam Parker The pool outside of Apple accessories is getting a little deeper. Grace Digital

Crowdsourcing: Is it Worth it?

By Jen Heller Meservey Traditionally, when a business needed new ideas and help with special projects,

Something Borrowed: The Kindle Lending Library may change e-publishing… again

By Beatty Jamieson The Amazon Kindle is one of those seemingly minor evolutions of technology that

Gear Review: The Kindle Touch

By Beatty Jamieson I’ve loved Amazon’s Kindle e-reader since it was first announced in 2007 and