In E-Books, It?s an Army vs. Google (New York Times)

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

A broad array of authors, academics, librarians and public interest groups are fighting Google?s plan to create a huge digital library and bookstore.

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Google, Amazon Increasingly at Odds Over E-Books (New York Times)

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009

Google is making one million public domain books available for free on the Cool-er e-book reader , a wannabe competitor to Amazon ?s Kindle.

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Google to sell new e-books online (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Monday, June 1st, 2009

Google plans to begin selling electronic versions of new books online this year, posing a potential challenge to market leader Amazon.

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The Plot Thickens For E-Books: Google And Amazon Putting More Titles On Mobile Phones (Forbes)

Sunday, February 8th, 2009

You might get eye strain after reading a few chapters, but that hasn?t stopped both Google (nasdaq: GOOG – news – people ) and Amazon from making more e-books available on mobile phones.

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Google brings e-books to mobiles (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Friday, February 6th, 2009

Google is making its vast online library of books available for mobile phones.

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