Here are a few stories to read this morning.
- Bookshout's importer is a very bad idea (FutureBook)
- Court rules book scanning is fair use, suggesting Google Books victory (Ars Technica)
- Dear Amazon: Convert My Dead-Tree Library to Kindle Books (Eli Dourado)
HathiTrust Ruled Fair Use (The Digital Shift)HarperCollins to publish J.R.R. Tolkien epic poem next year (New York Daily News)The Magazine: A New Publication from Instapaper Creator Marco Arment (TNW)Return to the Masculine: The Reemergence of Men's Pulp Fiction in the Age of eBooks (LitReactor)RockMelt for the iPad: Here Comes the Latest Social Browser (Techland)When you fear upgrading your phone because of software incompatibility, there’s something wrong with the ecosystem (Pocketables)Why Google is right and the Authors Guild is wrong on book scanning (GigaOm)