Preserving your digital legacy
With digital download sales booming, Caroline Donnelly finds out how to go about passing on these assets post-death
Netnames warns of rise in eBook piracy
Online brand protection firm claims independent textbook publishers stand to lose the most from uptick in eBook piracy.
Apple sued by US government over e-book price fixing
Firm plans to fight Justice Department along with Macmillan and Penguin.
iTunes hit by book worm hackers?
Apple iTunes seems to have been hit by hackers accessing accounts in order to buy up books after a reported anomaly in the sales chart.
Comment: Is technology really ‘sweeping away’ reading?
Eminent writer Tom Stoppard has said that technology is replacing reading, but what about all the literature available through the internet and apps?
Google’s fight for its book deal
As Google battles in the Southern District Court for the go-ahead to create its planned massive digital library, Simon Brew tries to get to the bottom…
British Library to offer 65,000 free e-books
Out-of-copyright classics from Dickens, Austen and the like will soon be available to download free of charge in a Microsoft-funded venture.
Need to Know: Apple's iPad
Got questions about Apple's latest release? Here's everything you need to know about the new Apple iPad tablet computer.
Will Apple's iPad help tablet computers take off?
Apple’s iPad has set tongues wagging all week – but is this really the start of the long-predicted tablet boom?
Apple expected to unveil tablet on 27 January
There's still no confirmation of exactly what's on the menu at the San Francisco unveiling, but there's little doubt as to what Apple's main course wi…
Amazon brings its Kindle iPhone app to the UK
iPhone users don't have to shell out for a Kindle after all, thanks to a handy app launched today.
Are e-books and tablets the future for print media?
As Wired unveils its new look for tablets, will such devices be enough to save magazines and newspapers?
Bookshop Foyles makes move to e-readers
Foyles has made the move into selling digital books as the market for them starts to blossom.
Amazon's Kindle heads to the UK on 19 October
Amazon is finally bringing its e-book reader beyond US borders.
Need to Know: Google Book Search
Google has raised a lot of ire with its digital book plans, but what’s all the fuss about?
EC debates Google books deal
European regulators are considering an offer by Google to bring publishers into an American book deal.
Green benefits to boost e-paper, says Gartner
But the tech will need to fall in price before it goes mainstream, the analyst firm said.
Asus shows off dual-screen laptop
But it's not just a laptop, Asus has said, suggesting it could be used as an e-book reader and DVD player, too.
Kindle spurs Amazon to solid quarter
Online retail giant had good Christmas with strong Kindle sales.