Tag Archives: e-books

Tech Friday: The Tablet Wars Have Begun
June 4, 2010

Tech Friday: The Tablet Wars Have Begun

The first shot in the tablet wars began with Apple’s release of the iPad, and technology companies have responded. At …Read the Rest

Tech Friday: Like Falling Dominoes
February 12, 2010

Tech Friday: Like Falling Dominoes

Just days after Amazon conceded to MacMillian’s demands for an agency model for e-book pricing (ie, variable pricing), Robert Murdoch’s …Read the Rest

Tech Friday: Doing More
February 5, 2010

Tech Friday: Doing More

Here in the US, we’re all excited about getting more devices to carry around to read books on.  In Japan, …Read the Rest

And So It Begins
January 30, 2010

And So It Begins

Late Friday night, reports started coming in about a dispute between Amazon and publisher MacMillian.  According to the New York …Read the Rest

Another Year Has Come and Gone
November 27, 2009

Another Year Has Come and Gone

It’s hard to believe, but this week marks Manga Xanadu’s second anniversary.  I hope everyone has enjoyed reading my posts …Read the Rest

A Better Alternative…For Now
August 10, 2009

A Better Alternative…For Now

Recently, Amazon quietly announced a price drop for it’s Kindle 2 e-reader.  Slashing $60 from the price to $299, the …Read the Rest

E-books of calibre
February 14, 2009

E-books of calibre

Being a wanna-be tech hound, I watch the tech news for interesting posts about the tech subjects I like.  I …Read the Rest

Kindle 2.0: Is It Worth It?
February 9, 2009

Kindle 2.0: Is It Worth It?

Today, Amazon.com had a big press event to unveil the newest generation of its e-book reader, the Kindle.  Speculation has …Read the Rest