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2011-05-15 00:02:35

Consumer advocates state that the more reviews consumers read before making a purchase, the more satisfied they are with the product they ultimately buy. However, many so-called “review” sites offer only 2-3 poorly written sentences about the product they’re focusing on.

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2011-05-02 14:55:00

A study of how University of Washington graduate students integrated an Amazon Kindle DX into their course reading provides the first long-term investigation of e-readers in higher education.

2011-01-29 00:02:02

Students and teachers are downloading thousands of books based on their individual interests and are discovering the world New York, NY (PRWEB) January 27, 2011 Worldreader.org, a charitable organization whose mission is to bring books to children and families in the developing world, today released initial reading trends from its iREAD pilot study, where 500 students and teachers are using e-readers in six schools in Kade and Adeiso, Ghana. The digital nature of e-books allows large...

2011-01-16 00:23:37

The once-mighty publishing industry has hit hard times. To blame, says Blaine Loomer, is the industry’s antiquated business model.

2010-12-01 17:39:00

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to the National Retail Federation, holiday sales are expected to approach $450 billion this year. The association also reports that more than 47 percent of shoppers plan to buy books for those on their holiday lists.

2010-11-04 08:39:00

ABC and ABCi Release Findings of Second Annual Mobile Survey ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., Nov.

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2010-09-01 06:20:00

Staples Inc said Tuesday that it will begin selling Amazon's Kindle electronic book readers beginning this fall, becoming the second major retailer to do so.

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2010-08-10 19:26:26

Display technology improvements are on the way for tablets and e-readers.


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