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  • Google eBooks: Is That All There Is?

    Google eBooks: Is That All There Is?

    Two weeks ago the Google eBookstore finally launched, and the world was briefly amazed. Google Editions, as it was known until launch, was the book world’s Duke Nukem Forever: vaporware for seven years, depending on how you count. Its actual emergence was like the birth of a unicorn. A mewling, misshapen, half-baked unicorn. Some background: “In 2004 Google digitized the entire… Read More