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Games Workshop Bullies E-Book Author Over Use of Space Marine?

Games Workshop, well-known publisher of tabletop games such as Warhammer 40,000, has decided that they need to take the fight to cyberspace over the use of the term space marine? in science fiction. Having spent part of my life living Continue reading

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E-book restrictions leave 'buyers' with few rights

There's a crass old joke about how you can never buy beer, just rent it. Who would think that the same joke applies to book buying in the digital age?

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E-book restrictions leave 'buyers' with few rights

Follow CT Lifestyle & Entertainment News On The Courant's Features Buzz Facebook Page There's a crass old joke about how you can never buy beer, just rent it. Who would think that the same joke applies to book buying in the digital age?

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E-book restrictions leave 'buyers' with few rights

Unlike the owners of a physical tome, buyers of e-books are licensees with lots of limitations. It's time to change the rules. There's a crass old joke about how you can never buy beer, just rent it. Who would think that the same joke applies to book buying in the digital age?

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Is This Apple Abusing The Patent System Or The Uspto Abusing It?

I'm struggling to work out whether this is Apple abusing the US patent system or it's the US Patent and Trademarks Office that is doing so. It might even be that neither are but I'm pretty sure that the original intention of the system wasn't that someone could gain a patent on turning a page in an e-book. At the very least this flags up that we rather need to change how the patent system works.

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In Print : Dueling on the water

Quot;Sword: Harpooning Swordfish Off the New England Coast, And Its Demise" by Jack Lynch, illustrations by William Hall, GaelForce Press LLC Providence, R.I., 2012. Hardcover, 178 pp. $15. Available online at Amazon as an e-book and in hardcover at the Museum Vineyard Museum.

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Yahoo files e-book advert patents

Yahoo files papers outlining ways of scattering adverts through digital books based on what is being read.

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