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The $69 Kindle is Out of Stock – Could This be a Sign of a New Model on the Way?

Initially released in late 2011, the basic Kindle set a new standard in the ebook reader for minimal features at minimal price. With only minimal hardware updates (it was re-released in 2012 in black), it has proven to be a mainstay in Amazon’s dominance of the ebook reader market. And now it seems to have… Read More »

Smashwords, Diesel Ebookstore sign distribution agreement

from the Smashwords blog: Smashwords today announced a two-part ebook distribution partnership with the Diesel eBook Store, a leading independent ebook retailer. The agreement expands ebook distribution opportunities for thousands of current and future Smashwords authors and publishers. Under the first part of the agreement, Diesel has become the latest ebook retailer to join the… Read More »

9 Universities sign new deal with CourseSmart

From the press release: CourseSmart, the world’s largest digital course materials provider, today announced the first group of colleges and universities that have been selected to participate in the company’s Faculty Instant Access program. The program provides instructors with convenient, instant access to more than 90% of core higher education textbooks as eTextbooks from within… Read More »

Springer, T.M.C. Asser Press sign book distribution agreement

From the press release: Springer and T.M.C. Asser Press, a prominent Dutch specialist publisher for international law, have signed an exclusive agreement on their future collaboration. Under the agreement, Springer is to handle the marketing and distribution of T.M.C. Asser Press’s English language book program. Asser will continue to be responsible for its program planning… Read More »