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New Ebook reader, what will they bring

A once, I’m sure booming hat factory (Bowler anyone?) Yeah, so it looks like Kindle and Sony are now going to be challenged by yet another ebook reader. Today Barns and Noble announced they would partner with Plastic Logic to bring B&N’s massive ebook supply quickly and easily to a ereader. PL’s device is WiFi,… Keep Reading

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Don’t count Google out of Ebooks Yet

The Washington Post is reporting that the justice department is investigating Google’s deal with publishers and authors for exclusive rights to digitizing all orphaned books. Read the article, it’s important. I’m not sure what is behind Google’s thinking in all of this. Maybe all tech companies get too big and greedy after awhile, but I… Keep Reading

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The Great “Copyright” (Freedom of Speech) Debate

Newspapers on Washington Avenue (Minneapolis) in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA by Susan Lesch. Used under GNU Free Documentation License. Editors Weblog.org has an interesting article: “Us: The great copyright debate” and other sites are coming out reporting editors calling for new laws. Read this above article, I think it is going to impact everyone on the… Keep Reading

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Great Gift and Option for Self Publishing

Blurb is a company that recently came across our radar, and I have to say I like what I see. They offer self-publishing and on demand printing for anyone looking. Now if you just want to put together a very nice looking photo book of all your memories, I'm very sure the writer in your life would love it... Keep Reading

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Short Story about Tech Issues

Well if you searched our site on Google yesterday, and maybe today, you will see a warning that says our site "may have been compromised." Boy did this get us all jumping. We did not know that around the time of the Google crawl, we had someone having fun with the site. When I say fun, I mean they were trying to cause us all kinds of trouble and break into our home page Keep Reading

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I Really Hate Doing This! We Need Your Help!

I really hate doing this! We need your help again. We have run our: “Raise Money Campaign” very quietly. It turns out, that’s not the best way to try to raise money for something. So, we are running this request to all of our readers once again. I hate asking for money, and please believe… Keep Reading

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The Top 5 Apps for Poets

The Top 5 Apps for Poets Inspire your inner Shakespeare To use an app or not to use an app—that is the question? However, when it comes to considering the following apps for reading poetry, writing poetry, jotting down snippets, and recording your inspiration and ideas for your next poem, the following 5 apps will… Keep Reading

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Problems in writing 2000-2009

The last 10 years has been ever evolving ever changing world for writers and authors. Many questions arise when one looks at the direction the world of publishing is moving in. The biggest question: “When everyone is giving it away for free how are writers and authors going to make a living?” Here are the… Keep Reading

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