Tag: doj

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Facebook fields tough questions on facial recognition in Senate hearing (VentureBeat) 2. Major news outlets fix stories that featured fake expert found on HARO (Poynter) 3. YouTube adds face-blurring tool to help anonymize people (Journalism.co.uk) 4. Will the DOJ e-books […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing 1. DOJ has gotten more than 800 comments on the proposed e-books settlement (PaidContent) 2. TED sells its e-books through a new app, offers subscriptions (PaidContent) 3. LA-based startup Livrada teams up with Target to sell e-book gift cards (PaidContent) 4. […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Columbia University names its first chief digital officer (AllThingsD) 2. DOJ has gotten more than 800 comments on the proposed e-books settlement (PaidContent) 3. Judge recuses herself from privacy lawsuit against Facebook (Reuters) 4. Why it’s so hard for SCOTUSblog […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. U.S. State Department could enter into e-reader contract with Amazon (AppNewser) 2. Times-Picayune, Alabama papers go through mass layoffs (Poynter) 3. Amazon, Google among bidders of new Web names like .news and .lol (PaidContent) 4. Is the DOJ looking out […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing 1. Google Books copyright case back in court (PaidContent) 2. Microsoft sinks $300 million into a venture with Barnes & Noble (CNN) 3. Target stops selling Kindle e-readers (NYT) 4. E-book sales in the UK shot up by 366% last year […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing 1. Infographic: 19 percent of U.S. adults own e-readers (GalleyCat) 2. What the e-books lawsuit filed by the DOJ may mean for consumers now (CNN Money) 3. 3M launches e-book lending service, including the hardware and apps (Engadget) 4. Book trailer […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing 1. Who should consumers root for in DOJ’s e-book lawsuit? (GigaOm) 2. Attorney General Eric Holder comments on e-books lawsuit (Washington Post) 3. Amazon’s digital sales increased 29% in the first quarter (GalleyCat) 4. Can e-books help save the planet? (National […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Who should consumers root for in DOJ’s e-book lawsuit? (GigaOm) 2. Patch editor-in-chief Brian Farnham to leave the company (Business Insider) 3. Magazines’ first-quarter ad revenues down 4.2% (minOnline) 4. The Bay Citizen to end its relationship with NYT (Poynter) […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing 1. The real issue behind the DOJ’s case against Apple and publishers (Wired) 2. Harry Potter e-books now available in libraries (PaidContent) 3. Are e-books essential in the upbringing of kids? (NYT) 4. Consumer awareness of digital books is high, global […] more »