Google Book Search Settlement

May 6th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Posting on behalf of Peter Murray, OhioLINK, full post at:  http://dltj.org/article/gbs-summary/ Today was to be the deadline for objecting to, opting out of, and/or filing briefs with the court on the Google Book Search Settlement. That was the plan, at least, when the preliminary approval statement from the court was issued last year. That deadline […]

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Tags: Articles of Interest · Google Books

E-Books Are Not Books

February 10th, 2009 · 1 Comment

I read an interesting paper by Mark T J Carden of Ingram Digital. He presented this paper at the Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (see citation below).  Mark discusses how eBooks are following the same evolutionary path of physical books and won’t be fully adopted until the “traditional book is deconstructed and reconstructed to […]

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Tags: Articles of Interest · Business Models/Pricing · DRM · Formats