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Survey gets a read on e-readers

Survey gets a read on e-readers

A fifth of American adults say they have read an e-book in the past year. They read more frequently than their print-loving counterparts and they’re more likely than others to have bought rather than borrowed their most recent book. Those are some of the findings of the Pew Research Center Internet & American Life Reading …

For print titles, the ‘e’ in e-books stands for envy

For print titles, the ‘e’ in e-books stands for envy

The move to e-books is looking like a stampede. Online retailer Amazon.com said today that it’s selling more electronic books than printed versions. The company says it sells 105 e-books for every 100 physical copies it sells. Next Tuesday rival Barnes & Noble will ratchet up the competition when it introduces a new generation Nook …

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